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  • Meeker County Historical Society

    Organizations of Meeker County have received a Minnesota Historical Society partnership grant. The Meeker County Historic Society and Dassel Area Historical Society along Meeker County Economic Development are the recipients of the grant, which has …

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    19 Jul 17
  • Stearns County

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say 35,000 mink that were set free from a pelt farm in central Minnesota are incapable of surviving in the wild. The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office says someone entered …

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    19 Jul 17
  • Stearns County

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Authorities are investigating vandalism at a mink farm in Stearns County. The sheriff’s office says someone entered the property of Lang Farms northwest of Eden Valley late Sunday or early …

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    18 Jul 17
  • Hawk Creek Animal Shelter-Photo by J.P. Cola

    (KWLM/Willmar MN-) The Minnesota Board of Animal Health has placed the Hawk Creek Animal Shelter in Willmar under quarantine due to an outbreak of canine influenza. Bobbie Bauman, Director of the Humane Society of Kandiyohi …

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    18 Jul 17
  • McLeod County

    McLeod County Auditor-Treasurer, Cindy Schultz Ford is letting residents of McLeod County know the State of Minnesota is replacing the computer system that handles license tabs, license plates, title transfers and title applications, and this …

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    17 Jul 17
  • Hwy 4 Project

    WILLMAR, Minn. – The Highway 4 resurfacing project south from Fairfax to the intersection of Highway 4 and Highway 68 will start today (Monday, July 17).  MnDot Officials say the project includes the resurfacing of Highway …

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    17 Jul 17
  • Emergency

    LAKE LILLIAN  – A 54-year-old Lake Lillian man was airlifted for medical care after falling about 25 feet while trimming trees around 4 p.m. on Friday at a residence about 1 ½ miles east of …

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    17 Jul 17
  • Firefighter

    An early morning fire west of Kingston in Meeker County caused some damage to the home, but nobody was injured. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office says at just after 1am this morning (Friday), the Sheriff’s …

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    14 Jul 17