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  • Fatal Crash

    Two Watkins teens were killed in a head-on crash in Meeker County, just northeast of Litchfield Tuesday night. The State Patrol says 19-year-old Travis Monson and 16-year-old Zachary Rohrbeck died at the scene. The Patrol …

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    26 Aug 15
  • School Election

    (MNN) A record number of Minnesota school districts — 66 at last count — are asking voters to increase property taxes this year so they can construct new buildings. Greg Abbott with the Minnesota School …

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    26 Aug 15
  • Main Street Hutchinson

    The start date for an overlay project on Highway 15, Main Street-downtown Hutchinson has been delayed from tomorrow (Wednesday) to Thursday. MnDot officials say that’s due to weather conditions. On Thursday and Friday, Highway 15 from 5th Ave …

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    25 Aug 15
  • court

    (MNN) Two women who say they were sexually abused by a priest as children will file lawsuits today (Tuesday).Two women identified as does 65 and 67 are suing the Diocese of St. Cloud, St. Anne’s …

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    25 Aug 15
  • Fatal Crash

    One person is dead and another is seriously injured after a car rear-ended a dump truck in Stearns County early Monday evening. The State Patrol says a car driven by 23-year-old Jared Haglund of Isle was traveling …

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    25 Aug 15
  • Target

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Target Corp. has agreed to pay $2.8 million to settle a hiring discrimination claim filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. The EEOC says three employment assessments formerly used by the …

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    25 Aug 15
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — House Speaker Kurt Daudt says he won’t support spending $10,000 on a Capitol office door that his aides had approached construction planners about installing. The top Capitol Republican on Monday …

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    25 Aug 15
  • crash investigation

    Authorities say nine people were hurt in a single-vehicle crash in Wright County. The crash happened at about 10 p.m. Sunday north of Cokato. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office says the vehicle went off the …

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    24 Aug 15