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  • Contract

    The Hutchinson School Board has ratified new contracts with its three major unions as well as several individual contracts. The board ratified 2, two-year contracts with the teachers union, Education Hutchinson. Including salary and benefits, …

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    12 Jun 12
  • Windy

    Thousands of people lost electrical power as trees and power lines were toppled by severe thunderstorms that rattled through the metro and surrounding area Sunday night. The National Weather Service issued a tornado warning for Scott and Carver …

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    11 Jun 12
  • Jackie_Stifter1

    The All Area Softball team was named during the Area Sports Roundup today on AM 1260 KDUZ. Below is a complete list of honorees: All Area Softball Team Infielders- Caroline Kivisito, DC, Senior, Catcher-2 time …

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    09 Jun 12
  • St

    Authorities are calling the death of a St. Bonifacius toddler a horrific case of child abuse. The Star Tribune reports the boy’s 27-year-old mother, Shacara Foster, and her boyfriend, 20-year-old Kentae Todd, were charged Thursday …

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    08 Jun 12
  • emergency lights

    The State Patrol has determined that an Arlington man who died in a car crash that also killed a 7-year-old boy had fallen asleep at the wheel at the time. 47-year-old Robert Mercier of Arlington …

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    08 Jun 12
  • Hutchinson Cruiser

    A Hutchinson Police officer may not have caught the suspects, but he reached the “goal” of finding the road hazard that had been called in in the wee hours of June 2nd. At just after …

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    08 Jun 12
  • emergency lights

    Authorities say a medical incident may have caused a Hutchinson man to lose control of his vehicle and ultimately crash into a garage Wednesday evening. The State Patrol says 45-year-old Troy Boettcher was traveling west …

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    07 Jun 12
  • United Way 2011

    United Way of McLeod County Board President Russ Trettin announced that Bethany Carter was recently elected to serve a three-year board term. Additionally, Trettin announced that Jennifer Grimsley (Wells Fargo) and Diane Hjelter (3M) had …

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    07 Jun 12