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  • Recount

    There will be a recount in the 2nd District Meeker County Commissioners race. KWLM reports Meeker County Auditor Barb Loch confirming that information. On election day, the race appeared to have ended in a 1069 vote tie …

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    14 Nov 12
  • Election Day

    A voting error at a precinct in Litchfield Township broke a tie in the race for District 2 County Commissioner, resulting in the Meeker County Auditor’s Office Friday declaring Dale Fenrich the winner by one vote. Unofficial election …

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    13 Nov 12
  • Crash

    A Silver Lake woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash Monday afternoon in Brown County. 37-year-old Wanda Hanson was taken to New Ulm Medical Center for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. The State Patrol says Hanson was …

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    13 Nov 12
  • Monticello Nuclear Plant

    At 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 14th there will be a Brief (less than a half minute) siren test on Wright County sirens within ten miles of the Monticello Nuclear Generating Plant. Officials say the exercise is …

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    12 Nov 12
  • Give to the Max Day

    The fourth annual “Give to the Max Day” is this week. The 24-hour giving period, through GiveMN.org is the largest day of online giving in Minnesota and a local organization has the opportunity to win …

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    12 Nov 12
  • Road Closed

    Motorists in Renville County will experience detours on Highway 4 near Hector as crews begin culvert and tile replacement in two locations on Tuesday, Nov. 13. MnDot officials say the northern location is two miles north of Hector …

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    12 Nov 12
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    Hutchinson Technology Incorporated is reporting a net loss of $14.7 million, or $0.62 per share, on net sales of $63.6 million for its fiscal fourth quarter ended September 30, 2012. Excluding certain items, the company’s non-GAAP net loss …

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    09 Nov 12
  • Fibrominn

    The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) and Fibrominn of Benson reached an agreement recently resolving a violation of the company’s air emissions permit. Fueled primarily by turkey litter, Fibrominn’s electric power generating plant also includes wood and other …

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    09 Nov 12