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  • 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
  • Hutchinson Chamber of Commerce

    The 65th Annual Hutchinson Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Meeting & Awards Banquet was held Friday at the Hutchinson Event Center. The Hutchinson Jaycee Award Winners were announced at the Banquet. They are: Distinguished …

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    28 Jan 13
  • Nathan Wick

    The Minnesota Trucking Association (MTA) named Nathan Wick, a professional truck driver for UPS Freight in Blaine Minnesota, as Minnesota’s 2012 Truck Driver of the Year. Nathan was selected from among a group of distinguished …

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    25 Jan 13
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    During the latest reporting week, 15 people died from flu-related complications across the state bringing the total to 75 since the start of the season. While flu activity is slowing compared to recent weeks, health …

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    25 Jan 13
  • thin ice on river

    Winsted Lake in McLeod County has been temporarily closed to motor vehicle traffic due to deteriorating ice conditions, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The DNR urges the public to exercise extreme …

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    25 Jan 13
  • Carver Co Sheriff Jim Olson

    A group of law enforcement officials is urging the Minnesota Legislature to improve the state’s database on people who are disqualified from owning or purchasing firearms. They’re spotlighting the issue following the shootings in Connecticut …

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    24 Jan 13
  • Lingl

    A public meeting regarding a predatory sex offender will be held in Renville County next month. The Renville County Sheriff s Office says Jeffrey Joseph Lingl moved into a home in Bird Island Township on …

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    24 Jan 13
  • Hutchinson Chamber of Commerce

    The 65th Annual Hutchinson Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Meeting & Awards Banquet is this Friday (January 25th, 2013). The 65th annual event is being held at the Hutchinson Event Center on Highway 15 …

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    23 Jan 13