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  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton has vetoed two GOP-backed bills that sought to limit abortions in Minnesota. The bills would have restricted public health programs from covering the procedure and created a …

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    11 May 17
  • Hutchinson City Center

    The Hutchinson City Council will apparently not be discussing whether to raise the legal age for tobacco purchases from 18 to 21. At last night’s (Tuesday) city council meeting, the council voted 3 to 2 …

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    10 May 17
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN) Negotiations on the state budget have hit a roadblock, and Republicans Tuesday night passed a number of appropriations bills that Governor Mark Dayton says he’ll veto. House Democratic Minority Leader …

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    10 May 17
  • Emergency

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — St. Cloud police say a brawl involving four men and three women left one person with stab wounds. Authorities say a 24-year-old St. Cloud woman sustained stab wounds to her …

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    09 May 17
  • Bike to School Day

    ST. PAUL, Minn. – Schools in Minnesota will join schools from around the country to celebrate National Bike to School Day on Wednesday (May 10). More than 150 schools have registered statewide for students to ride …

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    09 May 17
  • USDA Crop Report

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota farmers are taking advantage of good weather to catch up on their spring planting. The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Monday that 3.9 days were suitable for fieldwork across Minnesota last …

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    09 May 17
  • Americas Most Challenging High Schools

    Hutchinson Senior High School was recently named to the Washington Post’s annual America’s Most Challenging High Schools list. This is the 2nd consecutive year the school has been named to this list. There are only …

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    09 May 17
  • Crash

    (Olivia MN-) A Willmar man was injured in a three vehicle crash on Highway 71 north of Olivia at 7:30 Monday morning. The state patrol says 24-year-old Dustin Lavoie was driving his car northbound on …

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    09 May 17