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  • California Steet Fire

    Fire destroyed an apartment complex in Northwest Hutchinson this morning. Fire Chief Brad Emans says they were called to the fire at 485 California Street at about 8:15 this morning. Emans says when they arrived, …

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    12 Mar 12
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    The butter made at the AMPI plant in New Ulm has been named the best in the world. The cooperative’s salted butter scored a near-perfect score of 99.9% to earn a gold medal in the …

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    12 Mar 12
  • NicolletSchool

    The superintendent of the Nicollet School District resigned last week due to health reasons. The Nicollet School Board accepted the resignation of part-time Superintendent T. Sorenson during a special meeting early in the week, and …

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    12 Mar 12
  • legislators

    Three local legislators will be holding a town hall meeting in Stewart today (Friday). Republican State Senator Scott Newman of Hutchinson and Republican State Representatives Ron Shimanski of Silver Lake and Glenn Gruenhagen of Glencoe …

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    09 Mar 12
  • Ag-Day

    As farmers across the country mark National Agriculture Day today (Thursday), the Minnesota Agri-Growth Council is sharing new data on the importance of agriculture to Minnesota. The industry group released some highlights this week from …

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    08 Mar 12
  • Gary Kubly1

      Mourners have remembered State Senator Gary Kubly as a “bridge crosser” for his ability to bring people of different views together.  Hundreds of people filled Granite Falls Lutheran Church Wednesday to say goodbye to …

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    08 Mar 12
  • Hotdish Winners

    Yesterday (Wednesday), Minnesota’s Congressional Delegation got together for U.S. Sen. Al Franken’s (D-Minn.) second annual hotdish competition. Sen. Franken started the friendly “Hotdish Off” last year as a way to bring the delegation together to …

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    08 Mar 12
  • WCSO BADGE_1

    A reward is being offered for information on a burglary and arson that occurred at a St. Michael business last month. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office says they responded to a report of a burglary …

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    07 Mar 12