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  • Road Open Ahead

    Highway 5 from Arlington to Green Isle will open to traffic on Monday, Oct. 28; weather permitting. According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation, crews are working on striping and finishing work through the weekend. MnDot …

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    25 Oct 13
  • Gov Dayton

    Today, Governor Mark Dayton issued Emergency Executive Order 13-11, declaring a state of emergency in Minnesota due to the late maturing of the corn crop across the upper Midwest. Effective immediately, motor carriers and drivers …

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    24 Oct 13
  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    Hutchinson Police are investigating a spree of graffiti vandalism that took place Monday night or early Tuesday morning in the city’s northeast quadrant. Authorities say they’ve identified 28 addresses that were the victims of vandals …

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    24 Oct 13
  • Fatal Crash

    Authorities have released the name of the victim in a fatal crash east Lake Lillian Thursday morning. 75-year-old Elroy Knake of Spicer died at the scene. The crash happened at about 9:45 at the intersection …

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    24 Oct 13
  • Accident

    Highway 29 was closed and reports say there were some evacuations due to an anhydrous ammonia leak after a pickup pulling two anhydrous tanks rolled north of Benson Thursday morning. The crash happened about 1 …

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    24 Oct 13
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    24 Oct 13
  • Costco

    Costco, in Coon Rapids, Minn., is recalling an undetermined amount of lean fresh ground beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. …

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    23 Oct 13
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    WINSTOCK RETURNS IN 2014 on June 13 & 14! The Winstock Country Music Festival announces Main-Stage performers for their annual event in Winsted, Minnesota. Kicking off the summer weekend tradition, Winstock is proud to welcome nine-time …

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    23 Oct 13