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  • Shimanski Official Photo1

    District 18-A Republican State Representative Ron Shimanski of Silver Lake has announced he’s running and has filed for a commissioner’s spot on the McLeod County Board. Shimanski says he’s running for the District 1 position currently held by the …

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    25 May 12
  • DavidMunizBustos (1)

    A Silver Lake man accused of murdering his girlfriend in Glencoe earlier this year has been indicted on a 1st-degree murder charge for the crime. 44-year-old David Muniz Bustos now faces the possibility of life …

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    25 May 12
  • Memorial Day1

    Members of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 906 and American Legion Post 96 and their Auxiliaries will observe Memorial Day in Hutchinson with a parade and ceremony on Monday, May 30th. Officials say the parade …

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    25 May 12
  • Collin Peterson

    Democratic U.S. Congressman Collin Peterson is hosting a meeting this afternoon (Friday) in Olivia to provide an update on the Farm Bill reauthorization process. The meeting is being held at Max’s Grill at 2425 West …

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    25 May 12
  • Honoring Civil War Soldiers

    Governor Dayton joined Secretary of State Mark Ritchie, Representative Dean Urdahl and other Members of the Governor’s Civil War Commemoration Task Force Thursday to recognize their efforts to honor the service of Minnesota Civil War …

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    25 May 12
  • hutch_tigers

    The Hutchinson School District has announced their “Students of the Month” for May. The are; Freshman Jonathon Rutkowski, Sophomores Michaela Maday, Nora Carlson, and Abigail Johnson, Juniors John Roach and Katie Wenisch, and Seniors Allyssa …

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    25 May 12
  • Wind

    A burst of strong winds has damaged dozens of vehicles at a south-central Minnesota car dealership yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon. Winds and heavy rain ripped through Kohls-Weelborg Chevrolet in New Ulm at about 4:30pm. General manager …

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    24 May 12
  • 257th MP Company

    A departure ceremony is scheduled this evening (Wednesday) for more than 120 soldiers of the 257th Military Police Company in Monticello, Minn. “The 257th Military Police Company will partner with the Afghan National Army to support operations …

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    23 May 12