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  • Fidencio Rojas

    Unconditional bail for a Willmar man accused of threatening his ex-wife and child, then burning down their home has been set at $200,000. KWLM reports 42-year-old Fidencio Rojas was arraigned Tuesday on 6 charges including …

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    08 Jan 15
  • Meeker County Sheriffs Office

    New Meeker County Sheriff Brian Cruze has received permission to hire Dan Miller as Chief Deputy. Cruze says Miller is a Litchfield native who got his start in law enforcement as a Litchfield bike patrol …

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    08 Jan 15
  • Hutchinson Tigers

    The Hutchinson School District has announced their “Students of the Month” for December. They are: Freshman John Oeltjenbruns, Sophomore Logan Wadsworth, Juniors Josie Myers, Sierra Swanson, Kyle Asche, and Matie Theuringer, and Seniors Jinbin Chen …

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    08 Jan 15
  • McLeod County Veterans Memorial Park

    A reward has been increased for information leading to the identity and conviction of the snowmobilers responsible for causing damage to trees in McLeod County Veterans Memorial Park in Hutchinson last week. Bill Arndt with …

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    08 Jan 15
  • Lester Prairie Police Department

    LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie Police Department is requesting information about suspects in a case involving a stolen vehicle that was used in a Watertown robbery, as well as to damage mailboxes in Carver …

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    08 Jan 15
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Freshman House Republicans say they’ll walk a line between compromise with Democrats and loyalty to conservative principles at the Minnesota Legislature this year. The group of 21 representatives includes 19 …

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    07 Jan 15
  • Colin and Andrea Chisholm

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota man who once posed as Scottish nobility has been sentenced to nearly two years in prison for welfare fraud. Colin Chisholm pleaded guilty in November to improperly collecting $167,000 in …

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    06 Jan 15
  • gas prices dropping

    (MNN/Undated) — Gas prices are down to a statewide average of two-dollars a gallon for regular unleaded in Minnesota. It’s the lowest price since May 2009. Minnesotans were paying two-59 at the pump one month …

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    06 Jan 15