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    Eleven area high schools are celebrating homecoming this week. Three had royalty coronations Monday. Homecoming King for Mayer Lutheran is Grant Noennig and Lindsay Phillips is Queen. For Watertown-Mayer, Dustin Thomas is Homecoming King and …

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    29 Sep 11
  • pedal pull tractor1

    A 7-year-old New Ulm girl won a National Pedal Pull age group title at the Corn Palace in Mitchell, South Dakota over the weekend. Cassidy Williams, the daughter of Chris and Laura Williams defeated 20 …

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    28 Sep 11
  • meth crystals

    A federal indictment unsealed last week charges a 31-year-old Hutchinson man with conspiring to distribute marijuana and methamphetamine. The indictment, which was filed on September 8th, charges Joshua Anthony Munoz with one count of conspiracy, …

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    28 Sep 11
  • Bill Corby1

    Washington D.C.-Institute for Organization Management, the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, has appointed Bill Corby IOM, President of the Hutchinson Area Chamber of Commerce to the Midwest Board of Regents. As …

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    28 Sep 11
  • LisaWysocky1

    Award-winning author Lisa Wysocky will read from and sign copies of her debut mystery, The Opium Equation, at 7:00 this evening (Tuesday) at the Hutchinson Public Library. Wysocky is a noted co-author or ghostwriter of …

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    27 Sep 11
  • gaspump

    Gas prices in Minnesota have been heading down over the past week. On average, the price of unleaded regular gas in Minnesota has fallen about 15 cents over the last week. Experts say fewer drivers …

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    27 Sep 11
  • backyard fire1

    An Eden Valley woman is dead after apparently falling into a backyard fire pit at her home. According to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office, 57-year-old Bonita Schwandt of Eden Valley had been sitting alone by …

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    27 Sep 11
  • Call Center Needs Workers

    Customer Elation, a Minnesota based call center company, is immediately hiring 60 people in Hutchinson to support growth of the existing customer service programs. Officials say applicants with experience in call center support, retail or …

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    26 Sep 11