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  • Railroad Crossing

    Minnesota Department of Transportation officials say the Highway 22 rail crossing in Gaylord will be closed beginning Wednesday (Oct.17) for an upgrade. During the construction, traffic will be detoured to local streets. Officials say the upgrade …

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    16 Oct 12
  • felix-baumgartner-supersonic-freefall-leap

    Austrian Felix Baumgartner has become the first skydiver to go faster than the speed of sound, reaching a maximum velocity of 833.9mph (1,342km/h). In jumping out of a balloon 128,100ft (24 miles; 39km) above New …

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    15 Oct 12
  • Crash

    A Hutchinson woman was injured Friday night when she lost control of her motorcycle and went off the road. 46-year-old Adair Paulson was taken to the Hutchinson Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. The …

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    15 Oct 12
  • Fire Line Do Not Cross

    An estimated 250 acres of slough, grass and wooded area was destroyed by fire Friday night and Saturday off Meeker County Road 34 in Harvey Township. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office Says five fire departments …

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    15 Oct 12
  • break ins

    Authorities in Sibley County are investigating a series of break-ins that occurred in the cities of Winthrop and Gaylord last week. Several Winthrop businesses were broken into, including GuidePoint Pharmacy, Tanker Bay, and Winthrop Lanes. …

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    15 Oct 12
  • wallypikal

    It’s another Polka Dance presented by KDUZ/KARP/KTWN! The music and dancing happens on Sunday, October 28th at the Crow River Winery (14848 Highway 7 E) in Hutchinson. Hours for the entertainment is from 1-5 pm. …

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    13 Oct 12
  • Jerry Minar

    The Minnesota Music Hall of Fame based in New Ulm, MN will be inducting four people, and one group into the Minnesota Music Hall of Fame next month. Officials say the induction will be presented at the …

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    12 Oct 12
  • Gov's Pheasant Opener

    Governor Mark Dayton will travel to Marshall for the Second Annual Governor’s Pheasant Hunting Opener. Celebrating the pheasant opener is a long-standing tradition inmany Minnesota communities. Last year Governor Dayton formally honored that tradition at …

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    12 Oct 12