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  • Gas Prices

    Gas prices jumped by nearly 40 cents a gallon overnight on Wednesday, shocking Minnesotans who likely will feel the sting of higher fuel prices well into summer. The Star Tribune reports that according to AAA …

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    16 May 13
  • Burn Restrictions Lifted

    McLeod County, in conjunction with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources – Forestry Division, has made the decision to lift the burning restrictions that were issued earlier this week. Officals say it is important to …

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    15 May 13
  • Bike Month

    Hutchinson Mayor Steve Cook has proclaimed Friday, May 17th as “Bike to Work Day.” Included in the Mayor’s proclamtion: Whereas, the League of American Bicyclists has established May as National Bicycle Month, the Bicycle Alliance …

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    15 May 13
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    A public informational Open House for the Highway 15/McLeod County Road 115 Roundabout and Highway 15 Resurfacing Project is being held this evening (Wednesday, May 15th.) Officials say the meeting will be from 5:00pm – …

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    15 May 13
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    A former Glencoe businessman whose trial for multiple counts of felony theft was scheduled to start this week has pleaded guilty to 4 counts under an Alford Plea. 48-year-old Bryan Koepp was accused of swindling …

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    14 May 13
  • 2013-Water-Carnival-Button

    2013 marks the 71st year for the Annual Hutchinson Jaycee Water Carnival. Right now, the Water Carnival Committee is looking for participants for this year’s boat parade, which will be held Thursday, June 13th at …

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    14 May 13
  • Burning Restrictions

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources – Forestry Division has recommended to the McLeod County Sheriff to issue burning restrictions effective immediately through Tuesday May 14th. Wildfires could become fast moving in a short period …

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    14 May 13
  • Road Construction

    Construction on Highway 5 from Gaylord to Arlington is expected to get underway today (Monday). Officials say work will begin on a bridge just east of Gaylord resulting in a two-week detour to Highway 19 …

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    13 May 13