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  • Fire

    Three hog barns near Lafayette were destroyed in a fire early Friday morning, and nearly a thousand hogs were killed. Fire crews were called out to the Steve and Mary Langhorst farm southeast of Lafayette …

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    02 Mar 14
  • money

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A new economic forecast showing a $1.2 billion surplus will give Minnesota lawmakers more leeway to pursue tax cuts and spending this session. State finance officials released the updated outlook …

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    02 Mar 14
  • Richard Happ

    ST. PAUL,Minn.(AP) — Relatives of a man sent to a secure psychiatric hospital after killing his parents 14 years ago in Carver County will argue against his release. The Minnesota Department of Human Services says …

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    28 Feb 14
  • Firefighter

    A resident of a 2-story apartment at Center and Front Streets in New Ulm is reportedly in critical condition after a fire broke out Thursday night. The New Ulm Fire Department responded to the call …

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    28 Feb 14
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    28 Feb 14
  • Hutchinson Tigers

    The Hutchinson School District has announced their “Students of the Month” for February. They are:  Freshman Fletcher Vilt, Sophomore Hudson Maiers, Juniors Kaitlyn Mlinar, Erin Oellerich, and Shakira Nelson, and Seniors Robert Leonard, Aileen Willson, …

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    28 Feb 14
  • PamMyhra

    ST. PAUL,Minn.(AP) – Republican candidate for governor Marty Seifert has picked a suburban state representative as his running mate. Seifert named Burnsville Representative Pam Myhra as his candidate for lieutenant governor today (Thursday).     …

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    27 Feb 14
  • Renville County

    As was expected, the Renville County Board of Commissioners approved a state-negotiated settlement that will refund taxes to Alliance Pipeline. The West Central Tribune reports the commissioners approved an agreement at their meeting on Tuesday …

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    27 Feb 14