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  • Matthew Wrobleski

    38-year-old Matthew James Wrobleski of Willmar pleaded guilty to a felony theft charge and was sentenced to 39 months in prison Tuesday in Meeker County District Court. The West Central Tribune reports the Meeker County …

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    09 Aug 12
  • cormorant

    A virus suspected to be Newcastle disease has killed hundreds of birds on Pigeon Lake in west-central Minnesota and on Minnesota Lake in southern Minnesota. The Department of Natural Resources said Tuesday that around 700 …

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    09 Aug 12
  • MPCA

    Randy’s Sanitation, located in Delano, has proposed increasing the capacity of its solid waste transfer and recycling station in Wright County. The proposed project would nearly double the facility’s capacity for municipal solid waste, from …

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    09 Aug 12
  • vehicle break-ins

    The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office is working with the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office who have identified three juvenile suspects and one adult male, and executed a search warrant that resulted in the recovery of various …

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    08 Aug 12
  • Hutchinson Chamber

    The Hutchinson Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism has announced the resignation of Bill Corby as President. Corby submitted his resignation to the Board of Directors on Friday, August 3, 2012. Corby has accepted the …

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    07 Aug 12
  • Gun in Hutchinson Bar

    Authorities are requesting charges on a 25-year-old Hutchinson man after an incident that started when he allegedly dropped a handgun on the floor at the Main Street Sports Bar in Hutchinson early this morning (Tuesday). Police received a …

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    07 Aug 12
  • Broken Beer Bottle

    A Hutchinson man has been charged with assault after an incident early Sunday morning during a celebration at the McLeod County Fairgrounds. 22-year-old Josue Diaz-Carbajal is charged with 2nd-degree assault with a dangerous weapon. Police …

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    07 Aug 12
  • AmyRomero

    New details have been released in the case of a former Henderson woman accused of leaving her newborn baby in the woods over a decade ago. 29-year-old Amy Romero is awaiting trial on 1st-degree murder …

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    07 Aug 12