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    ST. PETER, Minn. (AP) — A North Mankato man has been found competent to stand trial on charges he phoned in a fake bomb threat to last year’s Mankato Marathon. Fifty-seven-year-old Brian Mechler appeared Tuesday …

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    16 Sep 15
  • Cow Collection

    In recognition of Ruth Klossner’s cow collection being named a Guinness World Record—and in support of the dairy industry—a “Very Dairy Celebration” will be held Saturday, September 19th, from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m., at Klossner’s …

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    15 Sep 15
  • Luce Line Trail

    McLEOD COUNTY, MN – In honor of the Luce Line State Trail paving project, the public is encouraged to attend two special celebrations in Winsted and Hutchinson Saturday, Sept. 26th. Winsted’s event An open house …

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    15 Sep 15
  • hit and run

    IOWA FALLS, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a Minnesota man died when he was apparently struck while walking along a highway in northern Iowa. The Hardin County Sheriff’s Office says the body of 23-year-old Timothy …

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    15 Sep 15
  • Employment

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota job openings are at their highest in more than a decade but wages still aren’t high enough to support a family. The Star Tribune reports new state data show those mixed …

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    14 Sep 15
  • HFD

    (MNN)  Governor Mark Dayton has ordered all U-S and Minnesota flags be flown at half-staff today (Friday) in observance of the fourteenth anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks.Dayton said, “I was in Washington on …

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    11 Sep 15
  • Emergency

    (MNN/Greenwood)  Loved ones are mourning after police say a family of five was found dead in a Greenwood home of an apparent murder-suicide yesterday on Lake Minnetonka. 45-year-old Brian Short and his wife 48-year-old Karen …

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    11 Sep 15
  • West Central Sanitation

    Effective October 1st, West Central Sanitation will be the City of Hutchinson’s new refuse hauling contractor. In preparation of the change in service, West Central Sanitation will be delivering new garbage containers and compost containers …

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    11 Sep 15