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    Hutchinson Technology Incorporated today reported a net loss of $13.9 million, or $0.59 per share, on net sales of $61.0 million for its fiscal third quarter ended June 24. In the preceding quarter, the company …

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    27 Jul 12
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    A Fairfax artist has won two awards for her Children’s book illustrations. Jana Niemela won the awards after illustrating the book “Night-A counting backwards book”. Niemela is a graduate of Ridgewater College in Hutchinson and …

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    26 Jul 12
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    Minnesota Representative Michele Bachmann is in the news again, this time for a different reason. The Newspaper “The Hill” has named Bachmann to it’s 50 most beautiful people list. The republican congresswoman ranks #10 on …

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    26 Jul 12
  • MN State Patrol

    Two people are dead following a head on crash just west of Redwood Falls. According to the State Patrol report 33 year old Kari Ouoba of Fairmont and 76 year old Alvin Wohnoutka were killed …

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    26 Jul 12
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    25 year old Benjamin Jeffrey Norlin of Litchfield, made his first court appearance Tuesday on a felony charge of fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle for allegedly running from a Kandiyohi County sheriff’s …

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    25 Jul 12
  • methstory

    A Willmar man has plead guilty to selling meth. 32 year old Juan Angel Guevara pleaded guilty Monday to first- and second-degree drug sale and possession charges for selling methamphetamine to a CEE-VI Drug Task …

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    25 Jul 12
  • MPCA

    Four companies from the region have been fined for violations from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. In a news release the MPCA reported 34 enforcement cases in 26 counties throughout Minnesota during the second quarter …

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    24 Jul 12
  • wright county

    A California man has died after being pulled from a Wright County lake a day earlier when he went underwater while swimming. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office reported the victim as 75 year old Edward …

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    24 Jul 12