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  • no chickens

    There will be no backyard chickens allowed in Atwater and there will be no discipline of the Atwater police chief after he killed a little boy’s pet chicken that was being kept in town against …

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    02 Oct 14
  • football

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — High school football in Minnesota has changed rapidly in recent years, with a new focus on safety as concern over concussions and other injuries rises. But a months-long reporting project …

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    01 Oct 14
  • ACGC_Falcon

     The kindergarten through sixth-grade students and teachers in the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School District are celebrating Tuesday’s announcement that they have been selected as a National Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education. The …

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    01 Oct 14
  • Nuttall

    The Hutchinson man charged with kidnapping in connection with the disappearance of a Wright County man is scheduled to appear in court today (Wednesday). An omnibus hearing and a bail hearing have been set in …

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    01 Oct 14
  • Homecoming Royalty

    Homecoming celebrations continue this week for local high schools. Watertown-Mayer, Norwood-Young America, and Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted are celebrating homecoming this week. Watertown-Mayer had their coronation Monday, with Zach Eliason and Caitlin Duske crowned king and queen. …

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    30 Sep 14
  • Clean Water Land and Legacy Amendment

    The Minnesota Historical Society has announced the newest recipients of 41 mid-size ($10,001 – $50,000) and large ($50,001 and up) grants in 23 counties totaling $3.57 million and include local entities. Mid-size and large grants …

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    30 Sep 14
  • McLeod County Highway Department

    McLeod County Highway officials say the road construction project on County Road 25 between CR 26 near Brownton and CR 115 (or Airport Road) in Hutchinson is now complete and the road is open to …

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    30 Sep 14
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    For the first week in more than a month and only the 5th time this season, Minnesota experienced more than 6 days suitable for fieldwork during the week ending Sunday, according to USDA’s National Agricultural …

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    30 Sep 14