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  • Crash

    (Renville, MN)   On Wednesday afternoon, just after 4, the Renville County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call reporting a one vehicle accident near the intersection of County Road 6 and County Road 15 in …

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    02 Mar 17
  • Emergency

    WILLMAR — Police say a 38-year-old Cosmos man hit his estranged wife with his vehicle as she left her Willmar workplace Wednesday morning, abducted her and drove away from the area. The West Central Tribune …

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    02 Mar 17
  • Proclamation

    At Tuesday night’s City Council meeting, Hutchinson Mayor Gary Forcier proclaimed today (Thursday, March 2nd) as “Terry Davis Day” in Hutchinson. The Mayor wanted to surprise the longtime Hutchinson Leader reporter  who is retiring so, …

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    01 Mar 17
  • 2017 Water Carnival Button

    Winning button designs have been selected for the 75th Annual Hutchinson Jaycee Water Carnival. First place winner with a $75 prize will be awarded to Andrea Brelje. A $50 second place prize will go to …

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    01 Mar 17
  • Miguel Vasquez

    The prosecution wrapped up their case and delivered closing remarks Tuesday afternoon in the murder trail of Miguel Vasquez. A short time later, Brown County District Court Judge Robert Docherty delivered a guilty verdict on …

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    01 Mar 17
  • Body Cam Kit

    The Hutchinson City Council last night (Tuesday) held the second of two public hearings on a proposed ordinance regulating body cameras for the Hutchinson Police Department. After the hearing, the policy was adopted by the …

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    01 Mar 17
  • money

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Republicans who control the Legislature say tax relief is their top priority with a $1.65 billion budget surplus. Tuesday’s newest estimate of the size of the state’s surplus sets of …

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    01 Mar 17
  • Meeker County Courthouse

    The father of a teen who killed his sister and then himself near Mannanah last year is now facing criminal charges. The West Central Tribune reports 52-year-old John Cunningham has been charged with felony child …

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    28 Feb 17