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  • WaconiaGasScam

    A unique type of scam happened in the City of Waconia this past weekend. The owner of the Super America gas station had agreed to sell the business to an unidentified group of people for …

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    23 May 13
  • TamiMartin

    The Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop School Board this week approved a 3-year contract for the district’s next superintendent. On Monday, Crosslake Community Charter School Director Tami Martin was selected to replace Superintendent Jeff Bertrang who is leaving the …

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    23 May 13
  • whistle

    A provision Representative Dean Urdahl of Grove City authored to provide coaches at Minnesota’s schools a layer of security in the case of parental complaints has been added to state statute. The one-sentence measure – …

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    23 May 13
  • School

    Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Public Schools will place a two-question ballot before voters in a special election Thursday. The Herald Journal reports the questions ask voters to approve two projects for improvement of school facilities at a …

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    22 May 13
  • fatal crash investigation

    A Howard Lake man is dead after a head-on crash Tuesday afternoon. 66-year-old Keith Hardel died in the crash that happened just before 12:30 Tuesday afternoon in Howard Lake. The State Patrol says Hardel was …

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    22 May 13
  • Capitol Building

    The Minnesota Legislature finished its 2013 session last night (Monday) at midnight with rare precision as both the House and Senate adjourned at the same moment. Democrats number among their accomplishments all-day kindergarten, property tax …

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    21 May 13
  • shotgun shell

    Hutchinson police are requesting charges against a Hutchinson man for firing a shotgun early Sunday morning to scare off would-be thieves. Police say they were called to the report of a theft at about 2am …

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    21 May 13
  • Midwest Dairy Association

         This year’s finalists for the title of Princess Kay of the Milky Way have been named. The 12 young women from dairy farm backgrounds were selected at the conclusion of a three-day event …

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    20 May 13