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  • fatal crash investigation

    A New Ulm man was killed Wednesday evening after his motorcycle hit a car on Highway 15 just outside of New Ulm. 53-year-old Kurt Winkler was driving his motorcycle southbound on Highway 15 when he …

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    27 Jun 13
  • Cocoa Cheese Bites

       A record 47 new food items will grace this year’s edition of the Great Minnesota Get-Together.     Most will be hawked at returning vendors, although eight new food stands will be on the fairgrounds, …

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    27 Jun 13
  • Crash investigation

    Two people were injured when their car hit a horse near Glencoe last night (Wednesday). 17-year-old Marissa Owen of Hutchinson and 18-year-old Kaytland Welsch, also of Hutchinson, were taken to the Glencoe Hospital for treatment …

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    27 Jun 13
  • Dayton and Gettysburg

    On Tuesday, at the Minnesota State Capitol, Governor Dayton signed a proclamation commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg. The proclamation, which designates Tuesday, July 2, 2013, as “Minnesota Courage at Gettysburg, Recognition …

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    26 Jun 13
  • Chief Little Crow

    On Saturday, July 6th, a ceremony will be held in Hutchinson observing the 150th Anniversary of the death of Chief Little Crow. The ceremony will begin at 10:30 in the morning at West River Park. …

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    26 Jun 13
  • detour

    Motorists traveling Highway 15, just north of Highway 212 by Brownton, will find the railroad crossing closed for repair and upgrades. Officials say the detour has been modified due to flooding on County Road 32. …

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    26 Jun 13
  • Joseph Lingl

    A community notification meeting is being held in Olivia Thursday to inform the public about a Level 3 Predatory Sex Offender who recently moved to town. On Monday 54-year-old Joseph Lingl, who has a history …

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    26 Jun 13
  • Renville County Parks

    As of Tuesday, June 25, 2013, due to recent rainfall, several Renville County Parks are closed due to flooding. The following parks will be closed until further notice: Mack Lake County Park Anderson Lake County …

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    26 Jun 13