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  • NYC Marathon

    The oldest finisher of the New York City Marathon, 86-year-old Joy Johnson, will be remembered at a funeral near her childhood home of Cologne, Minn., as a marvel of endurance and an inspiration to other …

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    08 Nov 13
  • Representative Alice Hausman

    The House Capital Investment Committee is in Litchfield and Hutchinson today (Friday). The committee is looking at projects throughout the state for possible inclusion in the 2013 Bonding Bill. The committee will travel to the …

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    08 Nov 13
  • bomb threat

    A bomb threat briefly closed the Willmar Walmart Thursday afternoon. Willmar Police say around 3 p.m. there was a report of a person calling, saying they believed there was a bomb in the store. KWLM …

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    08 Nov 13
  • resort

    The state’s legislative auditor has agreed to review the spending practices of state-sponsored agencies and organizations at conferences after a Litchfield resident, in confidence, approached local legislators with concerns. The local citizen contacted Sen. Scott …

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    07 Nov 13
  • transporting propane

    On Wednesday, Governor Mark Dayton issued Emergency Executive Order 13-12, extending a state of emergency in Minnesota due to the late maturing of the corn crop across the upper Midwest. Under the Executive Order, motor …

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    07 Nov 13
  • Officer Involved Shooting

    The BCA continues to investigate an officer involved shooting which took place on October 25th in Hutchinson. The shooting took place at 8:30 a.m. when an officer with Hutchinson Police Services responded to 455 High Street North …

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    06 Nov 13
  • November 5th Snowfall

    The first measurable snowfall of the season has come. Several inches of snow fell Tuesday (November 5th) evening around Minnesota. National Weather Service spotters report 8.5 inches of snow east-southeast of Marshall, 8 inches north …

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    06 Nov 13
  • Election Results

    Unofficial School Vote Results from Tuesday’s election Building Bond and Operating Levy results: The Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted School district was asking voters to approve two bond referendum questions. The first question, asking voters to approve funding …

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    06 Nov 13