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  • Hutchinson Jaycee Water Carnival

    The Hutchinson Jaycee Water Carnival Committee is seeking design submissions for the 2018 Water Carnival Button. The public is invited and encouraged to submit their ideas! Artwork may be designed with up to three colors …

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    04 Jan 18
  • Michelle Fischbach

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s new Republican lieutenant governor says she’ll reject the job’s higher salary as she plans to maintain her seat in the state Senate. GOP Sen. Michelle Fischbach was in line …

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    04 Jan 18
  • Senator Scott Newman

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul MN-) A meeting of the Senate Transportation Finance and Policy Committee has been scheduled for 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, January 4 in Room 1200 of the Minnesota Senate Building in St. …

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    03 Jan 18
  • Tina Smith

    (Learfield News Service/Washington, D.C.) Former Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith is sworn in today (Wednesday) to replace Al Franken in the U-S Senate, meaning the president of the Minnesota Senate, Republican Michelle Fischbach, becomes lieutenant governor.  …

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    03 Jan 18
  • Senator Scott Newman

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN) A key Republican lawmaker sends best wishes to Minnesota I-T Commissioner Thomas Baden who has health problems, but adds the bright side of Baden’s pending retirement is a chance for …

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    29 Dec 17
  • Sano

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A photographer is accusing Minnesota Twins star Miguel Sano of grabbing her wrist and trying to kiss her and pull her through a door after a 2015 autograph session. Betsy Bissen accused …

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    29 Dec 17
  • Sen Franken

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Outgoing U.S. Sen. Al Franken says he may be leaving office, but he’s not giving up his voice. The Minnesota Democrat thanked supporters and friends in Minneapolis Thursday night as his eight …

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    29 Dec 17
  • Emergency

    A Winsted woman was injured after her car rear-ended another car in Silver Lake yesterday morning (Wednesday). According to the State Patrol, at about 9:30, an eastbound car driven by 76-year-old Laura Kaczmarek of Silver …

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    28 Dec 17