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  • wildfire

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton is authorizing the Minnesota National Guard to help fight wildfires in the state. Dayton on Wednesday signed an executive order to provide emergency assistance to the Minnesota …

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    16 Apr 15
  • McLeod Coop Power Mtg

    The members of McLeod Cooperative Power Association gathered for the 80th annual meeting of the Cooperative on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at the Hutchinson Event Center. Officials say about 400 members and guests attended the …

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    15 Apr 15
  • turkeys

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — State and federal officials have announced the discovery of a deadly bird flu strain at eight more Minnesota turkey farms, raising the state’s total to 22. The eight farms have a combined …

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    15 Apr 15
  • police line do not cross

    CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Authorities are looking for more than one suspect in an attack that left a 90-year-old rural Carver County man dead. Deputies were called to the home of Earl Olander in San …

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    15 Apr 15
  • calf

    Hutchinson police are trying to track down the owner of a stray bull calf that was found wandering around a yard in Hutchinson this morning. Bob Loehrer, HPD’s Community Service Officer, found the relatively newborn …

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    14 Apr 15
  • HHS

    The Hutchinson School Board heard more details on several “concept” proposals for improving the High School Campus, which, if all goes according to the plan, would result in a bond referendum being put to voters. …

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    14 Apr 15
  • police line do not cross

    (San Francisco Township, MN) — The Carver County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspicious death in San Francisco Township. Deputies were called to a home on Saturday night after a relative of the homeowner went …

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    14 Apr 15
  • turkeys

    BUFFALO, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Turkey Growers Association estimates the state’s turkey producers have lost $15.7 million worth of birds to avian influenza flu outbreaks in recent weeks. Spokeswoman Lara Durben says that figure …

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    14 Apr 15