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  • Fatal Crash

    A Brownton man died yesterday morning (Tuesday) in a two-vehicle crash southeast of Brownton. The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office says 46-year-old Martin Phillip Klockmann Jr. was driving a pickup when he collided with a semi …

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    24 Jun 15
  • New Fair Food

    FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) — About 50 new foods are being added to the Minnesota State Fair this year, including a burger dog, chilled bread pudding and deep fried ribs. The new food items were …

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    24 Jun 15
  • crash investigation

    A 14-year-old from Kimball was seriously injured in an ATV crash in Meeker County Saturday evening. The incident happened just after 8:00 p.m. near the intersection of 675th Avenue and 365th Street in Forest Prairie …

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    23 Jun 15
  • Severe Weather

    (MNN/Mahnomen, MN) — The National Weather Service says its survey of damage indicates an EF-1 tornado with wind speeds of about 95 miles-per-hour caused damage around the Shooting Star Casino in Mahnomen early Monday morning. …

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    23 Jun 15
  • Monday Morning Clouds

    Severe thunderstorms swept through southern Minnesota, bringing hail, high winds and some flash flooding, but no serious reports of damage. Interstate 90 was closed at Austin on Monday morning because of water on the roadway, …

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    22 Jun 15
  • Miss Hutchinson Coronation

    The 73rd Jaycee Water Carnival is now history, but not before a new Miss Hutchinson and princess were crowned. Miss Hutchinson 2015 is Erika Smith, who also received the talent award for her vocal rendition …

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    21 Jun 15
  • veterans

    Members of U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar’s office will be in Glencoe Tuesday as part of a statewide Veterans Service Staff Tour to highlight resources currently available to help veterans secure the benefits they have earned …

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    20 Jun 15
  • trophy

    A Meeker County team is the first to win a 4-H Science of Agriculture competition that tested the team members’ ingenuity at solving a real life, on-the-farm challenge, and more. The West Central Tribune reports …

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    20 Jun 15