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  • Stewart

    A jury has found 23-year-old Matthew Scott Stewart of Monticello guilty of first-degree assault-causing great bodily harm, in connection with a serious injury inflicted on his girlfriend’s toddler son. KSTP reports the verdict came Monday …

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    21 Jun 17
  • litchfield

    (Litchfield MN-) The Litchfield School Board had a special meeting last night (Monday) to accept a letter of resignation from the superintendent. KWLM reports Dr. Daniel Frazier addressed a letter to Board Chairman Darrin Anderson …

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    20 Jun 17
  • Merger

    The memberships of River Region Cooperative in Sleepy Eye and South Central Grain and Energy of Fairfax have both approved the plan to merge the two companies. The cooperatives entered a merger study in early …

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    20 Jun 17
  • Emergency

    Authorities say a 56-year-old New Prague man is dead after a vehicle and bicycle collided early Sunday morning west of Belle Plaine in Sibley County. The state patrol says Phillip Andrew was hit and killed …

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    19 Jun 17
  • litchfield

    (Litchfield MN-) The Litchfield Schools Superintendent is stepping down. KWLM reports the School Board has announced they will have a special meeting on Monday at 7 p.m. to deal with the resignation of Superintendent Dr. …

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    19 Jun 17
  • Royalty

    Fireworks were set off over the Crow River Sunday night signaling the end of the annual Hutchinson Jaycee Water Carnival. Earlier in the evening, the 2017 Hutchinson Water Carnival Coronation was held. The new Miss …

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    18 Jun 17
  • 2017 Water Carnival Button

    The 75th Annual Hutchinson Jaycee Water Carnival continues and a new Mr. Hutchinson and Woman of the Year have been named. Mr. Hutchinson is Bob Peterson and the Woman of the Year is Connie Lambert. …

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    17 Jun 17
  • Falcon Heights Shooting

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN) Hundreds of angry protesters converged on the State Capitol Friday night after a jury acquitted Officer Jeronimo Yanez in the fatal shooting of Philando Castile.  One man broke down and …

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    17 Jun 17