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  • Hutchinson EDA

    The Hutchinson Economic Development Authority has announced a major initiative to address the need for skilled workforce in the community.The EDA Board of Directors voted recently to launch an effort to raise $700,000 to completely …

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    02 Dec 15
  • Schwendemann

    The man who was last seen with Laura Schwendemann of Starbuck will be charged with gross misdemeanor charges for concealing the location of her body, which was found in a Douglas County cornfield near Alexandria …

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    02 Dec 15
  • Target

    NEW YORK (AP) — Target says its sales for this past Cyber Monday amounted to its biggest online sales day ever, helped by an offer of 15 percent off everything on its site. The Minneapolis-based …

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    02 Dec 15
  • Minnesota Department of Health

    The Minnesota Department of Health is requiring nearly 600 nursing assistants to retake their registration exams. That follows an investigation that found “potential improprieties” at two Inver Hills Community College sites. The Health Department announced …

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    02 Dec 15
  • crash investigation

    A Glencoe woman was taken to the hospital after a one-vehicle rollover south of Hutchinson Monday afternoon. The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office says 26-year-old Cassandra Kirchoff was taken to Hutchinson Health for treatment of unknown …

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    01 Dec 15
  • Meeker County Sheriffs Office

    Yesterday afternoon (Monday, Nov 30), the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a missing person. Deputies responded to a residence in the 31600 block of 518th Avenue, Swede Grove Township.   Grove City Fire and …

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    01 Dec 15
  • Berg

    The Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identity of the body that was recovered in a Monticello marsh on Sunday (November 29) to be that of Tyler Berg of St. Cloud. The circumstances surrounding …

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    01 Dec 15
  • Snowmobile

    As snowmobilers eagerly await the first significant snowfall, most of the state’s snowmobile trails are not yet ready for riding, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. More snow is needed before trails can …

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    01 Dec 15