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  • Hutchinson Rainbow April 18th 2012

    Planting continued this past week amid cooler temperatures that settled across the region, according to the USDA, NASS, Minnesota Field Office. For the week ending April 15, temperatures fell well below freezing across several areas …

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    18 Apr 12
  • United Way 2011

    United Way of McLeod County Board President Russ Trettin has announced that the organization received pledges for $255,500 during its 2011-12 campaign. That number represents 98.3% of the $260,000 campaign need established during the Community …

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    17 Apr 12
  • Arlington MN

    The Sibley County Sr. Expo is today (Tuesday, April 17).   The annual event is being held at the Arlington Community Center. The day will begin with muffins, coffee & juice being served at 9 …

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    17 Apr 12
  • Severe Weather Awareness Week

    Severe Weather Awareness Week 2012 April 16-20, with Tornado Drill Day on Thursday, April 19 For more than 25 years, the state of Minnesota has conducted a Severe Weather Awareness Week in partnership with the …

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    16 Apr 12
  • Motorcycle Crash

    A Clearwater man was listed in critical condition after he crashed his motorcycle in Annandale Saturday night. 52-year-old Brian Larson was taken to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale for treatment. The State Patrol says …

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    16 Apr 12
  • Severe Weather

    Minnesota saw a flurry of tornado watches, warnings and even brief funnel cloud touchdowns Sunday afternoon. The National Weather Service says two tornadoes were spotted, one in McLeod County, the other in Lyon County as …

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    16 Apr 12
  • Red Bull Insignia

    Two-hundred fifteen Minnesota National Guard soldiers of the 1st Squadron, 94th Cavalry, 1st Brigade Combat Team, returned home today (Sunday, April 15). Thirty-five of those soldiers from Hutchinson and the surrounding area came to Hutchinson as …

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    15 Apr 12
  • McLeod Co Sheriff's Dept

    A McLeod County Sheriff’s Deputy on standard paid administrative leave after firing his weapon during the execution of a search warrant Friday. McLeod County Chief Deputy Tim Langenfeld says three law enforcement agencies were executing …

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    15 Apr 12