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  • Fatal Crash

    A Willmar man died as the result of a rollover accident on U.S. Highway 12 east of Kandiyohi Saturday afternoon. 40-year-old Quehubin Ramirez was pronounced dead at Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar. The State Patrol …

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    04 Aug 14
  • crash investigation

    Two people suffered non-life threatening injuries in a two-vehicle crash in Glencoe Sunday afternoon. 52-year-old Barbara Lehar and 58-year-old Ronald Thielen, both of River Falls, Wisconsin, were taken to Glencoe Regional Health Services for treatement. …

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    04 Aug 14
  • school board

    Three residents have filed their Affidavit of Candidacy for the Hutchinson School Board; Byron Bettenhausen, Mike Carls,and and Joshua Gehlen. Three positions are up for election this fall. Bettenhausen and Gehlen are currently serving on …

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    02 Aug 14
  • Benton County

    A Litchfield man was arrested Thursday night after allegedly exchanging gunfire with a Benton County Sheriff’s deputy. MNN reports the incident began around six p.m after a man called dispatch and said he was going …

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    02 Aug 14
  • FEMA

    (St. Paul, MN) — Twenty-four Minnesota counties and two tribal governments have been added to the federal disaster declaration secured by Governor Dayton last month. Earlier this week, Director Kris Eide with Minnesota Homeland Security …

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    02 Aug 14
  • carbon monoxide

    WINSTED, MN – Just after 10:30 Thursday evening, the Winsted Police Department received a call of a carbon monoxide (CO) detector going off at the Garden House at St. Mary’s Care Center in Winsted. Winsted …

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    02 Aug 14
  • MN River at Highway 19 near Henderson

    Mankato, Minn. – A contractor has begun work to stabilize Highway 19 from Henderson and Highway 169, according to officials at the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Highway 19 has been closed since June 19 due to flooding and major mud slides that left the road unsafe …

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    01 Aug 14
  • HTI

    Hutchinson Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ: HTCH) today (Friday) reported net sales of $59.8 million for its fiscal third quarter ended June 29, 2014, on suspension assembly shipments of 97.5 million, down 4% from 101.7 million in …

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    01 Aug 14