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  • Koktan Gets Award

    Sgt. Joseph Koktan of Glencoe, Minn., is presented with the 22nd Naval Construction Regiment “Warfighter of the Month” award for April. Koktan, an Army Reservist, was recognized for his service in Afghanistan as the public …

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    02 Jun 12
  • emergency lights

    A 12-year-old girl has died after she was hit by an SUV as she was walking her bicycle across a highway in Chanhassen Wednesday afternoon at about 4:30. . Carver County Sheriff’s officials say Amy Marie Trudeau …

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    01 Jun 12
  • Butler Field

    Police say two people survived when their single-engine homebuilt airplane crash-landed at the Hutchinson Municipal Airport yesterday (Thursday). Police and ambulance were called to Butler Field around 3:45 Thursday afternoon and found the damaged airplane with two occupants out …

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    01 Jun 12
  • KatieLewis

    A Hutchinson woman has pleaded Not Guilty to accusations that she attempted to kill her 5-month-old son earlier this month. 24-year-old Katie Elaine Lewis has been charged with 3rd-degree assault, child endangerment, and domestic assault by strangulation for the …

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    31 May 12
  • methamphetamine

    An Olivia woman will serve over 8 years in prison after drug task force agents seized more than 43 grams of methamphetamine from her home. The West Central Tribune reports 52-year-old Mary Jane Lara was sentenced Wednesday in …

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    31 May 12
  • Handcuffs (1)

    On Wednesday morning at about 7:00 A.M., the Litchfield Police Department assisted the Central MN Violent Offender Task Force, State of MN Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) and the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms …

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    31 May 12
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    Stearns County authorities have released the name of the man killed in a farm accident in Melrose Township Tuesday. The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office says 75-year-old Albert Joseph Meyer was working on a rock wagon when he …

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    30 May 12
  • BurtonEwing1

    The man accused of trying to kill his mother in a park south of St. Peter made an appearance in Nicollet County Court. 48-year-old Burton James Ewing Jr is facing 5 felony counts for the …

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    30 May 12