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    The compensation of Hormel Foods CEO Jeffrey Ettinger stayed steady at nearly $9-million for the 2011 fiscal year. An Associated Press analysis shows the value of Ettinger’s salary, options, and perks increased for the year …

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    22 Dec 11
  • MN Fire Service Memorial rendering 12-19-111

    Firefighters from across the state gathered Wednesday at Chanhassen Fire Department #1 to announce that they have exceeded their fundraising goal for the construction of a memorial honoring the state’s fallen firefighters, with more than …

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    22 Dec 11
  • ATV

    Renville County’s Board of Commissioners toured the area proposed as a possible off-highway vehicle park on Tuesday, one week before they will take a vote on it. The West Central Tribune reports the quiet December …

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    21 Dec 11
  • Scott Jeffery Roush

    The Lester Prairie Police Department is asking for the publics help in finding a missing person. 45-year-old Scott Jeffrey Roush was last heard from Monday at 8:45am when he told his daughter he was running …

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    21 Dec 11
  • ADM Logo

    Archer Daniels Midland-Benson Quinn and United Farmers Coop (UFC) Monday announced the formation of a joint venture that will build and operate a grain elevator in Brownton, MN, with a total storage capacity of 3.6 …

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    20 Dec 11
  • tubing

    Maybe we won’t have a white Christmas, but you’d never know it by looking at the slopes around Kimball. Kimball’s Powder Ridge Winter Recreation Area is doing just fine. General Manager and co-owner Jerry Wahlin …

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    19 Dec 11
  • renville co sheriff

    Authorities are investigating the death of a 19-year-old man in a goose hunting accident near Danube. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office says it received a 911 call at about 9:45am Saturday. Emergency responders found Nicholas …

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    19 Dec 11
  • Hutch PD

    Police are investigating a burglary last week that resulted in nearly $2,000 worth of electronics taken from a Hutchinson resident. The victim, who lives in the 700 block of Franklin Street Southwest, told police someone …

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    16 Dec 11