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    A Hutchinson man was injured in a one-vehicle crash north of Hutchinson Wednesday evening. The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office says 59-year-old Vernon Anderson Jr. was taken by ambulance to the Hutchinson Hospital for treatment of …

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    04 Oct 12
  • Railroad Crossing

    A tractor and train collided Wednesday morning as a farmer was on his way to take corn to the near by ethanol plant. Information on the fatal accident near Lamberton was released this morning (Thursday) …

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    04 Oct 12
  • Crash

    A juvenile riding a bicycle in Hutchinson received minor injuries Tuesday afternoon after colliding with a pickup truck. Authorities say the collision occurred just after 3:30 Tuesday afternoon at the intersection of Main Street and …

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    04 Oct 12
  • Taxes Due

    McLeod County Auditor-Treasurer, Cindy Schultz, is reminding McLeod County residents that the second half of your property tax payments are due October 15, 2012 for non-agricultural properties. Payments are accepted by mail, in person at …

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    04 Oct 12
  • Matthew Wrobleski

    A plea agreement reached Tuesday in Renville County spares Matthew Wrobleski the longer prison sentence the prosecution originally sought, but it tacks on up to 15 years of probation during which he could be sent …

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    03 Oct 12
  • Scam Alert

    The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office has recently received reports of a telephone collection scam related to delinquient Payday Loans. Authorities say it’s a nationwide scam in which a caller claims the victim owes money on …

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    03 Oct 12
  • Harvest

    Corn and soybean producers made rapid harvest progress during the week, aided by dry conditions, according to the USDA, NASS, Minnesota Field Office. As of September 30, corn was 53 percent harvested, compared to 5 …

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    02 Oct 12
  • Fuel Oil Tank

    The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is reminding Minnesotans who heat their homes with fuel oil to inspect tanks and piping now, before the winter heating season begins. According to the M-P-C-A, more than 40 residential …

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    02 Oct 12