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         The Minnesota Department of Transportation invites the public andtransportation stakeholders to review and comment on the draftMinnesota 20-year State Highway Investment Plan through July 31. Thiswill be the final opportunity for the public to …

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    02 Jul 13
  • Robert Heibel

    An East Bethel man entered a plea agreement in Meeker County District Court Monday which will help him avoid a life prison term. KWLM reports 37-year-old Robert Heibel has previous sex convictions in 1995 and …

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    02 Jul 13
  • School

    As of today (Monday), the New Ulm School District has a new superintendent. Former GFW Superintendent Jeff Bertrang is now the leader of the New Ulm School District. Bertrang was hired after the retirement of …

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    01 Jul 13
  • fatal crash investigation

    The Hennepin County medical examiner has identified the victim of a June 18th crash in Hutchinson as a Wadena woman. 79-year-old Cora Meinhardt was injured in the crash at the intersection of School Road Northwest …

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    01 Jul 13
  • Life Link III

    Life Link III air ambulance has officially moved its regional helicopter base from Hutchinson to the Willmar Municipal Airport. The move became effective yesterday (Sunday). The move places the helicopter base closer to a greater …

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    01 Jul 13
  • Flag Burning

    Two fifth-degree arson charges were filed Friday against a Willmar man for burning two U.S. flags belonging to downtown Willmar businesses. According to Police Chief David Wyffels, 40-year-old Jeffrey James Ackerman used a cigarette lighter …

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    01 Jul 13
  • heavy rain

    The recent heavy rainfall around the area has led the Sibley County Board to declare a State Of Emergency for the county this week. Parts of Sibley County received more than 7-inches of rain during …

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    28 Jun 13
  • Flag Burning

    The Willmar Police Department says officers have secured a confession from a 40-year-old white male for burning U.S. flags at two downtown Willmar businesses. The West Central Tribune reports that according to a post on …

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    28 Jun 13