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  • money

    The Hutchinson School District is holding their truth in taxation public hearing last night and adopted their 2011-payable in 2012 budget and levy. The levy comes in at about $4.8-million, which is a reduction over …

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    13 Dec 11
  • Detour

    With construction nearing completion, a $32.5 million highway bypass near Paynesville is being built on schedule and with minimal cost overruns. That’s according to a St. Cloud Times investigation. The four-lane, 7.7-mile bypass on Minnesota …

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    12 Dec 11
  • emergency lights

    A Buffalo Lake woman was injured in a 1-vehicle crash Friday morning. The crash happened just after 7:30 at the intersection of 850th Avenue and 510th Street northwest of Buffalo Lake in Renville County’s Brookfield …

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    12 Dec 11
  • QueenHannah

    The Hutchinson Jaycee Water Carnival is seeking eight candidates to vie for the title of Miss Hutchinson 2012. Candidates are judged on a combination of personality, attitude, intelligence, talent, as well as other intangible characteristics. …

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    09 Dec 11
  • cigarettes

    Hutchinson police conducted tobacco and alcohol compliance checks last week. None of the 20 or so businesses failed the alcohol checks however, 3 did fail for selling tobacco to underage buyers. Those three are Kwik …

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    09 Dec 11
  • dominguez1

    A Morrison County grand jury has indicted a Hutchinson man on four counts of first-degree murder for the shooting death of his former prison cellmate, who was found in a burning mobile home in early …

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    09 Dec 11
  • Gang-related Shootings

    A Mankato man is now believed to be responsible for gang-related shootings in both Gaylord and St. Peter. 23-year-old Michael Lamont Smith made his first appearance in Sibley County Court on Monday after being arrested …

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    08 Dec 11
  • LaValle

    Authorities say a cellphone camera that recorded users of a Crossroads Center unisex bathroom also recorded someone who knew the camera was there and why. A Rice man has been charged in connection with the …

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    08 Dec 11