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  • Renville County Sheriff

    (Sacred Heart MN-) A Montevideo man had a scary time Monday while working in a well shaft but escaped unharmed. The Renville County Sheriff’s Department says 52-year-old Marvin Ellingboe was working in the shaft on …

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    22 Nov 16
  • Daniel Heinrich

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota man who recently confessed to abducting, sexually assaulting and killing 11-year-old Jacob Wetterling 27 years ago is due to be sentenced on a child pornography charge. Fifty-three-year-old Danny Heinrich is …

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    21 Nov 16
  • Fatal Crash

    A Renville County woman died and seven people were injured Friday night in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 71 near Morton. The State Patrol says 68-year-old Joann Dehncke, of Morton, died in the crash …

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    21 Nov 16
  • Hutchinson Tigers

    The Hutchinson School District has announced their “Students of the Month” for November. They are: Freshman Eamonn McCormick, Sophomore Emma Friauf, Junior Josh Locy, and Seniors Hailey Schwarze, Brandon Bahena Flores, Travis Trettin, and Harlie …

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    21 Nov 16
  • Semi in ditch

    As of 4 PM Saturday (Nov 19), all McLeod Co-op Power members had their power restored. Friday’s snow and ice with strong winds had caused hundreds of power outages for Co-op members. Officials say multiple line …

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    20 Nov 16
  • Power Outage

    McLeod Cooperative Power was hit with hundreds of power outages Friday, as a result of the winter storm.   Sue Pawelk says as of this morning (Saturday), about 300 members remain without power, especially in …

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    19 Nov 16
  • Winter Hits

    WILLMAR, Minn.— The Minnesota Department of Transportation has issued a no travel advisory for parts of southwest Minnesota.   The no travel advisory applies to the following areas: ·         JUST ADDED – Kandiyohi County ·         JUST ADDED –Meeker County ·         Lac qui …

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    18 Nov 16
  • Murphy Files with Daughter by Her Side

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s 2018 race for governor is already underway as the first Democratic candidate is launching a bid. Rep. Erin Murphy announced Thursday she filed to run governor. Murphy had discussed …

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    18 Nov 16