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  • Ryan Michael Larson

    The man accused of killing Cold Spring Police Officer Tom Decker last Thursday has been released from jail without being charged.  WJON reports in a joint decision by the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, Stearns County Sheriff’s …

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    04 Dec 12
  • Deer Crossing Road

    A crash near Biscay early Monday evening injured a Hutchinson woman. The State Patrol says 45-year-old Sandra Johnson was taken to the Hutchinson Hospital for treatment of a minor injury. The Patrol says 44-year-old Lyle Eiden …

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    04 Dec 12
  • Police Officer Tom Decker

    The residents of Cold Spring began the healing process Monday with a candlelight vigil. WJON reports community members gathered outside of Wenner’s Funeral Home to sing, pray, and remember officer Tom Decker. Lisa Stukey organized the event. Stukey …

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    04 Dec 12
  • Timothy Huber

    A district judge has denied a motion to dismiss the grand jury indictment against 46-year-old Timothy John Huber for his role in the October 2011 shooting death of Timothy Richard Larson in northern Kandiyohi County. …

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    04 Dec 12
  • Darek Jon Nelson

    Darek Nelson of Montevideo will stand trial on a first-degree murder charge that carries a maximum sentence of life without the possibility of release. The West Central Tribune reports a district judge’s ruling filed Monday denies a petition …

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    30 Nov 12
  • drought1

    The drought has intensified over the past week across broad swaths of Minnesota. The latest update from the U.S. Drought Monitor shows that a large portion of Minnesota that had been in a moderate drought …

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    30 Nov 12
  • Watershed

    The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency recently released a watershed monitoring and assessment report for the Mississippi River-St. Cloud watershed, which includes all or parts of seven central Minnesota counties: Benton, Meeker, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Sherburne, …

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    29 Nov 12
  • Luce Line Trail

    The Hutchinson City Council Tuesday night approved entering into an agreement with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and appropriating funds for improvements to the Luce Line Trail from the Carver County line east of …

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    28 Nov 12