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    03 Jan 14
  • Minnesota Department of Health

    The Minnesota Department of Health says the flu is now widespread across Minnesota. The department reported Thursday there were 71 influenza-related hospitalizations reported last week. That’s nearly twice the number reported the week before. Since …

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    03 Jan 14
  • Ozornia

    Willmar Police say a man allegedly held his girlfriend hostage for a month and threatened to drop a baby from a second story window New Year’s Eve. KWLM reports 25-year-old Erik Ozornia made his initial …

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    03 Jan 14
  • Carson Scholarship Fund

    Nina Grunzke, daughter of Todd and Rita Grunzke of Hutchinson, has been nominated by Mr. Patrick Walsh, Hutchinson HS Principal, as the 2013 HHS nominee for the Carson Scholars program. Nina carries a 4.0 GPA …

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    03 Jan 14
  • crash investigation

    A two vehicle crash west of Fairfax Wednesday morning injured two people. A vehicle driven by Jeffrey Zarn of Sleepy Eye was travelling West on 640th Ave.According to the Renville County Sheriff’s Office, Zarn failed …

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    02 Jan 14
  • icicles

    2014 starts off with another cold day, with a high (Wednesday) of only 2 below zero, and a wind chill advisory is in effect until noon…again. Wind chills this morning will range from 25 below …

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    01 Jan 14
  • Officer Involved Shooting

    The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has completed its investigation into whether Hutchinson Police Sgt. Eric Kilian’s actions were appropriate after an incident in October in which he shot an individual in the abdomen. The BCA presented …

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    31 Dec 13
  • Anderson

     A Renville County Jail prisoner is facing charges of Conspiracy to Commit First Degree Premeditated Murder, Conspiracy to Commit First Degree Witness Tampering and Conspiracy to Commit 1st Degree Assault with Great Bodily Harm. Reports …

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    31 Dec 13