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    Waconia was the lone area high school having homecoming last week. This week, eleven local schools are celebrating homecoming. Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City, Annandale, Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop, Holy Family Catholic, Holy Trinity, Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted, Litchfield, Mayer Lutheran, Paynesville, Watertown-Mayer, …

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    26 Sep 11
  • Bus Hits Pedestrian

    On Friday, at about 7:00 AM the Wright County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a school bus pedestrian accident at 57th Street NE and County Road 19 NE in Albertville. The pedestrian, 65-year-old Rodney …

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    26 Sep 11
  • Bad Bridges

    A new report issued Friday detailing the number of deteriorating bridges in the state puts Sibley County at the top of the list. More than 1 in 4 bridges in Sibley County are categorized as …

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    26 Sep 11
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    A 38-year-old Elk River man is in jail after stealing a car Wednesday and fleeing police. According to the Wright County Sheriff’s Office, a 27-year-old St. Michael woman told them that she sold her 1984 …

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    23 Sep 11
  • TomEmmer

    A judge in Wright County has tossed out a legal malpractice lawsuit against Republican Tom Emmer that surfaced about a year ago when he was the party’s nominee for Governor. A former client, roofing company …

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    23 Sep 11
  • ridgewater willmar campus

    Ridgewater College observes its 50th anniversary with a celebration from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Willmar campus. The public is invited. The event celebrates the opening of the school as Willmar Community College …

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    23 Sep 11
  • Klobuchar award

    Senator Amy Klobuchar has received the 2011 Fueling Growth Award for her dedication and support of domestic, renewable fuels. The award was presented at the Growth Energy’s annual legislative conference. Klobuchar is the first person …

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    22 Sep 11
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    A Prior Lake man has been found guilty of Criminal Sexual Conduct in the First Degree by a Carver County Jury. The jury found 37-year-old Travis Allan Olsen guilty Tuesday. Carver County Attorney Mark Metz …

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    22 Sep 11