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  • Wade Murray

    A 30-year-old man is charged with felony vandalism for allegedly throwing rocks at several churches in Buffalo and leaving behind anti-gay messages. According to the criminal complaint, Wade Murray told police that God wanted him …

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    29 Sep 12
  • Crash

    Two people were injured in a sideswipe crash west of Danube Friday morning. The State Patrol says 22-year-old Sean Ziesmer of Olivia was driving his car east on Highway 212. A semi, hauling beets, was …

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    29 Sep 12
  • Mary Hodson

    The search for a new Hutchinson Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism President is over. The Chamber Search Committee announced Friday that Mary Hodson has accepted the position and will officially begin her new position …

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    29 Sep 12
  • emergency lights

    A Stewart man is dead after a one-vehicle crash northeast of Stewart Thursday morning. 86-year-old Bert Statema died at the scene. McLeod County authorities say his passenger, Kathleen Marie Statema was taken to HCMC for …

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    28 Sep 12
  • Sgt. Phinney Awarded Purple Heart

    National Guard Sergeant Eric Phinney of Monticello is a Purple Heart Medal recipient five years after he was wounded in Iraq. Phinney was wounded in an I-E-D attack and at the time, traumatic brain injuries …

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    28 Sep 12
  • Fire Line Do Not Cross

    Fire destroyed a home in Manannah Township Wednesday night. Just before 10pm, the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched Eden Valley Fire Department, Watkins Fire Department, and Litchfield Fire Department to a report …

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    28 Sep 12
  • MN Drought

    New data from the U.S. Drought Monitor on Thursday show that 77 percent of Minnesota is now in a moderate to extreme drought, up from 64 percent a week earlier. The map also shows that …

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    28 Sep 12
  • Buffalo Police Department

    Police say they’ve arrested a suspect for vandalizing a number of churches, citing “his anger with God.” Authorities say the 30-year-old man is suspected of breaking doors and stain glass windows at four churches and …

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    27 Sep 12