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  • A worker wearing a protection suit cull chickens at a poultry farm where the bird flu virus had been found in Takanabe Town, Miyazaki prefecture January 31, 2011

    The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has released a “Fall Preparedness and Response” plan for the bird flu. Roughly 50 million turkeys and chickens were killed in spring, in what the USDA called “the …

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    20 Sep 15
  • fire investigation

    Wright County authorities are investigating garage fire last weekend that they say appears suspicious. Sheriff Joe Hagerty reports that on Saturday, September 12th, at 2:25am Wright County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a …

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    20 Sep 15
  • Wright County Court

    MONTICELLO, Minn. (AP) — A Monticello man is being held on $1 million bond after being accused of causing severe head injuries to his girlfriend’s young son. The boy, who will be two next month, …

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    18 Sep 15
  • Arts and Crafts Fest

    The 41st Annual Arts & Crafts Festival and Taste of Hutchinson is today (Friday) and tomorrow. The festival is located in Library Square Park in Downtown Hutchinson.   Each year there is a large selection …

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    18 Sep 15
  • School Bus

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota school bus companies are offering signing bonuses and attempting to lure employees from competitors as they try to fill a shortage of drivers. A survey by the magazine School Bus Fleet …

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    18 Sep 15
  • ambulance

    (MNN/Eden Prairie, MN) — The cause of death for an Eden Prairie teen who died after her wisdom teeth were removed is cardiac arrest, according to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner. Seventeen-year-old Sydney Michele Galleger …

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    18 Sep 15
  • Employment

    Minnesota employers added 7,300 jobs in August, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). Those numbers, combined with July figures that were revised upward by …

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    17 Sep 15
  • Target

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Target is using a group of 25 stores in the Los Angeles area to pull together the retailer’s top 50 innovations from electronic tags to adviser services in the baby department. The …

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    17 Sep 15