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  • Voter ID Sign

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Four Republicans running for governor in Minnesota all support requiring voters to show identification at the polls, despite the idea being rejected during a 2012 statewide vote. The candidates are …

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    10 Oct 17
  • Leaf Vacuuming

    The Hutchinson residential leaf vacuum service is scheduled to begin tomorrow (Tuesday, Oct 10). City officials say vacuuming will continue through Monday, November 20, or when snow arrives. Leaves will be vacuumed from your street …

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    09 Oct 17
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    09 Oct 17
  • Mural

    On Saturday (October 7th), the new Les Kouba mural was unveiled in Hutchinson (below). The mural is a rendition of Les Kouba’s “By the Country Store” painting. The mural is on the southwest corner of …

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    09 Oct 17
  • High Speed Chase

    A Willmar man was arrested and taken to jail after leading law enforcement on a 21-mile, high-speed chase in a stolen vehicle Saturday. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office says 25-year-old Jeremy Nordberg was arrested in …

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    09 Oct 17
  • By the Country Store

    On Saturday, October 7th, a new mural will be unveiled in Hutchinson. The mural is a rendition of Les Kouba’s “By the Country Store” painting (see below). The mural will be on the south end …

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    06 Oct 17
  • Emergency

    (KWLM) A Litchfield man is dead after an industrial accident in Watkins.   51-year-old Todd Shoutz died in the accident at a company on North 4th Street Wednesday morning.   The Stearns County Sheriff’s Department says they were called …

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    06 Oct 17
  • Senator Scott Newman

    (Learfield News Service)  An outcry from Democrats after a Republican-controlled committee Thursday recommended the state legislature reject new two-year tentative contracts with the AFSCME and MAPE state employee unions. Hutchinson Senator Scott Newman responds wage …

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    06 Oct 17