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  • Paisley Park

    CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota judge overseeing the Prince estate case has sealed the affidavits being filed by people claiming to be the rock superstar’s heirs, as well as responses from the trust company …

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    21 Jun 16
  • McLeod County Highway Department

    The rehabilitation project on McLeod County Road 4 (Major Avenue) was scheduled to begin Monday, June 20th Officials say the rehabilitation projects involve milling, bituminous reclamation, and bituminous surfacing. The reclamation is a process where …

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    21 Jun 16
  • Recall

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota-based GNP Company is recalling more than 27 tons of chicken after contaminants were detected. The company sells products under the Just BARE and Gold’n Plump brands. But it says …

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    20 Jun 16
  • ATV Crash

    (Colfax Township, MN) A rural Belgrade man is dead after being pinned under an ATV Saturday afternoon in Kandiyohi County. KWLM reports 56-year-old Steven Strand died at the scene. The Sheriff’s Office says they received …

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    20 Jun 16
  • Royalty

    A new Miss Hutchinson was crowned this evening (Sunday) as this year’s Hutchinson Jaycee Water Carnival drew to a close. The 2016 Miss Hutchinson is Kaitlin Yira and the 2016 Princess is Caroline Stroming. The …

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    19 Jun 16
  • Water Carnival

    The Hutchinson Jaycee’s have announced the 2016 Mr. Hutchinson and Woman of they Year. The announcement was made at Friday night’s Water Carnival Miss Hutchinson Pageant. Mr. Hutchinson is John Bernhagen. Bernhagen’s civic involvement includes …

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    18 Jun 16
  • carbon monoxide

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A new state law will require thousands of Minnesota boaters to install carbon monoxide detectors in their watercraft. The Star Tribune reports that the legislation, called Sophia’s Law, is named …

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    17 Jun 16
  • Emergency

    A rural Atwater man has died after  a lawn-mowing accident Thursday. Authorities say 79-year-old George Frederick Klose Jr died at the scene. KWLM reports Kandiyohi County Sheriff Dan Hartog says it happened just before noon …

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    17 Jun 16