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  • Heat Advisory

    The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for southern and east-central Minnesota into west-central Wisconsin. Forecaster Tony Zaleski says it will likely be in effect through 9 pm Thursday. He says a large …

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    17 Jul 13
  • Minnesota National Guard

    An official deployment ceremony was held Sunday at the Litchfield Civic Arena for a Litchfield-based Minnesota National Guard unit that will leave Tuesday for a year-long deployment to Afghanistan.  The 849th Mobility Augmentation Company will …

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    15 Jul 13
  • Road Construction

    The replacement of the bridge on South Grade Road over Otter Lake in Hutchinson will begin Wednesday (July 17, 2013). Structural Specialties of Hutchinson, MN was awarded the project. A new single span concrete bridge …

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    13 Jul 13
  • fatal crash investigation

    A Glencoe woman has died after her motorcycle hit a car in Scott County Thursday morning. The crash occurred at just after 9am on County Road 9 near Jordan. A Lincoln Navigator driven by 35-year-old …

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    13 Jul 13
  • Timothy Huber

    Timothy Huber was sentenced this morning to 25.5 years in prison on a second-degree murder charge for his role in killing Timothy Larson in October 2011. The West Central Tribune reports that before he handed …

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    12 Jul 13
  • Farm Bill

    The U-S House Thursday afternoon narrowly passed a Farm Bill that makes no changes to the federal food stamp program, avoiding a fight on that hot-button issue. MNN reports Minnesota Congressman Collin Peterson, lead Democrat …

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    12 Jul 13
  • Forsman Farms

    Forsman Farms has proposed an expansion to its existing egg-laying facility in Wright County. As part of its responsibility to conduct environmental review of projects such as this, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) has …

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    12 Jul 13
  • DougFlieth

    A long-time coach with the Sibley East School District is facing criminal charges after allegedly taking an “upskirt” picture with his cell phone of the stylist that was cutting his hair Saturday morning. The woman …

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    11 Jul 13