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    The officer who was partnered with Cold Spring officer Thomas Decker on the night he was killed has resigned. MNN reports City Administrator Paul Hetland saying 39-year-old Greg Reiter submitted a brief resignation letter to the Stearns …

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    31 Jan 13
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    A Winthrop man accused of stealing over $13,000 worth of corn from his employer has pleaded guilty to felony theft in Sibley County Court. 35-year-old Kyle Norman Grams admitted to selling the corn to United …

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    30 Jan 13
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    According to a White House official, President Barack Obama plans to visit Minneapolis on Monday. Details are not being released yet. MNN reports some are speculating the president is coming to Minnesota to promote his …

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    30 Jan 13
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    The Hutchinson Jaycee Water Carnival Committee is now accepting nominations for Mr. Hutchinson and Woman of the Year. Nominees should be local residents who have made significant contributions to Hutchinson. Nomination forms are available at …

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    30 Jan 13
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    A new strain of an intestinal bug is going around making Minnesotans sick. Health officials say norovirus is unpleasant and it can be very difficult to get rid of because its germs are not easily …

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    30 Jan 13
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    Hutchinson Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ: HTCH) is reporting a net loss of $6.5 million, or $0.27 per share, on net sales of $63.7 million for its fiscal 2013 first quarter ended December 30, 2012. Results for …

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    30 Jan 13
  • Lester Prairie Police Dept

    On Thursday (1-25-13), just after 2 in the morning, the Lester Prairie Police Department was dispatched to a residence in the 200 block of Maple Street North after McLeod County Communications received a 911 call …

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    29 Jan 13
  • Poor Driving Conditions

    There were hundreds of crashes throughout the region on Sunday as freezing rain and sleet gave way to heavy snow in many areas. Across the local area, 26-year-old Francis Ourado of Wabasso and his passenger, …

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    28 Jan 13