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  • Hutchinson Fire Truck

    This December turned out to be one of the busiest months of the year for the Hutchinson Fire Department in a record-setting year. The Hutchinson Fire Department responded to a new record high of 475 …

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    11 Jan 12
  • Jim Popp

    After over two-and-a-half decades as a member of the Hutchinson Fire Deparment, the Batallion Chief is retiring. Over a 27-year career, Jim Popp rose through the ranks from Firefighter, Lieutenant, Captain, Fire Inspector, and Fire …

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    11 Jan 12
  • Federal Threats/Sentencing

    A New Prague woman has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for threatening to kill several law enforcement officers. U.S. District Judge Paul Magnuson sentenced 47-year-old Kim Rolene Hutterer on Monday. She pleaded guilty …

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    10 Jan 12
  • Minnesota Pollution Control Agency

    The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is seeking comments on a water quality improvement report for Rice Lake in southern Stearns County. The report focuses on pollution caused by excess nutrients in the lake. Rice Lake …

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    10 Jan 12
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    The U.S. Agriculture Department announced Monday it will close nearly 260 offices nationwide, a move that won praise for cutting costs but raised concerns about the possible effect on food safety. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack …

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    10 Jan 12
  • WCSO BADGE_1

    The Minnesota Department of Corrections will be hosting a public notification meeting on a Level 3 Predatory Offender moving to Waverly. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office says the meeting will be held Wednesday (January 11th) …

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    09 Jan 12
  • Model t snowmobile

    Due to the ongoing dearth of snow in the Cokato area, officials say the 5th Annual Upper Midwest Model T & Model A Snowmobile Rally will be reduced in scope. Originally scheduled for Saturday and …

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    09 Jan 12
  • Elite Publishing & Design

    The Hutchinson Chamber of Commerce, Convention and Visitors Bureau is warning local businesses about an Illinois company trying to sell them advertisements for a “Hutchinson Guide” under false claims. The company, Elite Publishing & Design, …

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    06 Jan 12