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  • Crash investigation

    Two people were injured in a one-vehicle crash south of Litchfield early Friday morning. 29-year-old Todd Smith Jr. of Grove City was airlifted to HCMC for treatment. Authorities say he was driving southbound on 615th …

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    29 Apr 13
  • New Ulm Medical Center

    A verdict has been reached in a wrongful death lawsuit against the New Ulm Medical Center. An Iowa woman had sued the hospital and Allina Health System over the death of her husband in 2006. …

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    29 Apr 13
  • Rahr Malting Co

    An explosion at en energy plant in Shakopee rattled windows, shook buildings, and prompted evacuations but nobody was hurt. Koda Energy and Rahr Malting operate in a joint venture just south of the Minnesota River …

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    26 Apr 13
  • Timothy Huber

    The trial of Timothy Huber, for his role in the murder of Timothy Larson, began Thursday with testimony from Larson’s widow, Debra, and from Huber’s father, Delbert, who is already in prison for the October …

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    26 Apr 13
  • Teacher of the Year

    U.S. Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) met with Jackie Roehl at his Washington office to congratulate her on being awarded the 2012 Minnesota Teacher of the Year award by Education Minnesota. “We all remember the teachers …

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    26 Apr 13
  • Felling Trailers

    Last year Bobcat in Litchfield laid off or moved 100 manufacturing jobs to Bismarck North Dakota. But at the same time, KWLM reports Felling Trailers of Sauk Centre decided they wanted to expand, and Felling …

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    25 Apr 13
  • Timothy Huber

    The jury has been selected in the first-degree murder trial of Timothy John Huber in Kandiyohi County District Court. The West Central Tribune reports he 14 jurors, including the 12 required jurors plus two alternates, …

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    25 Apr 13
  • New Ulm Medical Center

    The jury trial for a wrongful death lawsuit against the New Ulm Medical Center began Monday in Brown County Court. The suit was filed by Karen Buls of Cresco, Iowa, following the death of her …

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    25 Apr 13