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  • medals and ribbons

    A 54-year-old Willmar man who reportedly has been impersonating a decorated Army officer at various events is in custody on an unrelated charge. The West Central Tribune reports Richard Arthur Rahn is being held in …

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    11 Sep 14
  • Wright County Sheriff

    A Cokato man was injured in a trenching accident north of Howard Lake Tuesday. According to the Wright County Sheriff’s Office, 63-year-old Michael Kelley was working in a field in Middleville Township when he fell …

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    11 Sep 14
  • Growler

    The Hutchinson City Council adopted a resolution this week amending the city code of ordinances adding language allowing tap rooms and brew pubs by conditional use permit, as they continue tweaking rules and regulations allowing …

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    11 Sep 14
  • 9 11 Anniversary

    UNDATED (AP) — Today, Americans mark the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks. President Barack Obama and the first lady will attend an observance ceremony at the Pentagon. In New York, family members …

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    11 Sep 14
  • KGLB Flooding

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Existing emergency accounts are probably sufficient to cover state costs related to severe June flooding and avoid the need for a special session of the Minnesota Legislature. That message was …

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    10 Sep 14
  • Drowning

    (MNN/Maple Plain, MN) — Hennepin County Sheriff’s officials say a body pulled from a dock area on Lake Independence early Tuesday morning is that of an elderly man from the metro area. Officials say the …

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    10 Sep 14
  • Wright County Sheriff

    (Woodland Township, MN) — Authorities have identified the man who drowned Saturday night on Dog Lake in Wright County. The sheriff’s office says 53-year-old Dennis Venske of Winsted was fishing off a public access dock …

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    10 Sep 14
  • Renville County

    A Renville County Park is closed today, but it’s not due to flooding, as was the case recently. County officials say Anderson Lake Park is closed until further notice for road repair.

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    09 Sep 14