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  • Road Closed

    Motorists in Renville County will experience detours on Highway 4 near Hector as crews begin culvert and tile replacement in two locations on Tuesday, Nov. 13. MnDot officials say the northern location is two miles north of Hector …

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    12 Nov 12
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    Hutchinson Technology Incorporated is reporting a net loss of $14.7 million, or $0.62 per share, on net sales of $63.6 million for its fiscal fourth quarter ended September 30, 2012. Excluding certain items, the company’s non-GAAP net loss …

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    09 Nov 12
  • Fibrominn

    The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) and Fibrominn of Benson reached an agreement recently resolving a violation of the company’s air emissions permit. Fueled primarily by turkey litter, Fibrominn’s electric power generating plant also includes wood and other …

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    09 Nov 12
  • who will be mayor

    The next mayor of Lake Lillian could be Kenneth Wittman, if he accepts the job. With no candidates filing for the mayor’s position, Wittman was the top vote-getter with 13 write-in votes. City Clerk Susan Jungclaus tells …

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    08 Nov 12
  • Revenue Commissioner Myron Frans1

    Minnesota Department of Revenue Commissioner Myron Frans will hold a tax reform town hall meeting in Hutchinson today (Thursday). The forum will take place at 7 PM at the Hutchinson Event Center on Highway 15 South. Officials …

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    08 Nov 12
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    In federal court Wednesday, a 26-year-old woman pleaded guilty to robbing a Citizens Bank in Hutchinson, Minnesota. Erica Lea Reeves, residence unknown, pleaded guilty to one count of bank robbery. Reeves, who was indicted along with a …

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    07 Nov 12
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    A trial date has been set for a man accused of raping a girl in Willmar last summer. 21-year-old Esequiel Gomez Junior is also accused of murder in Texas. KWLM reports Judge Don Spilseth set an …

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    07 Nov 12
  • Election Day

    Today is election day.   Polls in Minnesota are open from 7am until 8pm. To see who’s on your ballot, click here.

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    06 Nov 12