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    A ruddy duck painted by Stephen Hamrick of Lakeville will be featured on the 2012 Minnesota Migratory Waterfowl Stamp. Hamrick’s painting was chosen as the winning design from among 26 entries in the stamp contest …

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    20 Sep 11
  • pickup crash

    A New Prague man is in critical condition following a two-vehicle crash on Highway 19 Friday afternoon. 50-year-old Gene Harnage was taken to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale for treatment and was listed in …

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    19 Sep 11
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    A suspect in a series of vehicle thefts was taken into custody after several days on the run. 37-year-old Matthew James Wrobleski of Willmar is being held in the Meeker County Jail and faces multiple …

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    19 Sep 11
  • no wake

    Water levels have dropped below the High Water Ordinance threshold on Wright County’s Lake Sylvia, so authorities say the no wake restriction has been lifted. The High Water Ordinance is still in effect on Sugar …

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    19 Sep 11
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    The Minnesota Twins, in conjunction with the Treasure Island Baseball Network, recognized John Gordon’s legendary broadcast career and many community contributions during his 25 seasons as a radio voice of the Twins over the weekend. …

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    19 Sep 11
  • apt fire calif st pic1

    An apartment building fire in Hutchinson caused the evacuation of 25 people earlier this week. Seven units were evacuated from the apartment building on California Street NW. The Red Cross is now working with the …

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    16 Sep 11
  • Zunker

    The former head of the Carver County Republican Party faces 2 counts of 2nd-degree criminal sexual conduct over allegations that he inappropriately touched a girl under the age of sixteen. 36-year-old Paul Scott Zunker of …

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    16 Sep 11
  • Shimanski Official Photo1

    Republican Representative Ron Shimanski of Silver Lake has been appointed Chairman of the Judiciary Committee and says he’s looking forward to the 2012 session. Speaker of the House Kurt Zellers announced last week that the …

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    16 Sep 11