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  • Arndt

    Interim Hutchinson City Councior Bill Arndt is the only candidate to have filed for the city council position left open by former councilor and now mayor Gary Forcier. The filing deadline closed Tuesday and unless …

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    25 Feb 15
  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    A Hutchinson man is facing possible child pornography charges linked with an investigation that began with the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. Hutchinson Police say based on a tip, the BCA began an investigation and …

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    25 Feb 15
  • methamphetamine

    A Lester Prairie man was arrested and charged for having methamphetamine last Friday evening after a traffic stop in Lester Prairie. 28-year-old Chad Thomas Woodall has been charged with one felony count of methamphetamine crimes …

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    24 Feb 15
  • Red Cross Volunteers

    American Red Cross volunteers are helping 11 people from two families, including four adults and seven children, after a home fire Sunday in the 100 block of Main St. East in Silver Lake, Minn. There were …

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    24 Feb 15
  • Ebola Outbreak

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota will likely continue to monitor travelers from West Africa until the Ebola outbreak has been officially declared over, despite a recent slowdown in new cases abroad. Minnesota Public Radio …

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    24 Feb 15
  • Silver Lake Fire

    An early morning fire heavily damaged a former parochial school — now a home — in Silver Lake Sunday morning. Silver Lake Fire Chief Dale Kosek tells the McLeod County Chronicle that the fire apparently …

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    23 Feb 15
  • Klobuchar

    ST. PAUL, MN – U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar will convene the Modernizing U.S.-Cuba Relations Summit today (Monday) at the University of Minnesota to highlight the historic opportunity for our country to turn the page on …

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    23 Feb 15
  • windy

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota just can’t seem to shake off the polar plunge. The National Weather Service says International Falls reported a low of 26 below zero on Sunday. Grand Marais dropped to 20 below, …

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    23 Feb 15