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  • 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
  • Mr Hutchinson and Woman of the Year

    Among the talent and beauty that was seen at the 2015 Miss Hutchinson pageant Friday night, the 2014 Woman of the Year Barb Max and Mr. Hutchinson Buzz Burich said their goodbyes before they passed their titles …

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    19 Jun 15
  • Marcella Weibel

    Marcella “Marcy” Weibel, age 86, of Winsted, Minnesota, passed away Thursday, June 18, 2015, at St. Mary’s Care Center in Winsted.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday, June 22, 2015, at 6:00 PM …

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    19 Jun 15
  • U S News and World Report

    Central High School, in Norwood Young America, has been awarded the U.S. News and World Report’s Best High School bronze medal. Principle Tom Erickson believes this is the first of such rewards the school has …

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    19 Jun 15
  • Fatal Crash

    A Fairmont motorcyclist is dead after colliding with a deer yesterday (Thursday) afternoon north of Henderson. Authorities say 69-year-old Duwayne Krumwiede died at the scene. Krumwiede was northbound on Scenic Byway Road, one mile north …

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    19 Jun 15