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  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s Legislature has sent an education budget to Gov. Mark Dayton’s desk where it’s likely to meet his veto pen. The bill passed by the Senate Monday pumps another $400 …

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    19 May 15
  • Anderson Lake County Park

    The recent heavy rains have caused at least one local county park to close. Renville county officials say that as of noon today (Monday), Anderson Lake Park is closed until further notice, due to flooding.

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    18 May 15
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    LITCHFIELD — Four suspects were arrested early Sunday morning in connection with an apparent break-in at Ness Church in rural Litchfield. Sheriff Brian Cruze says shortly before 2 a.m. the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office was …

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    18 May 15
  • Storms

    Storms that passed through Meeker County have left sporadic damage. According to the sheriff’s office, Saturday evening’s storm destroyed outbuildings of one residence and left the house with roof, window and water damage. The damage …

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    18 May 15
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — More pieces of Minnesota’s next budget are falling into place. They affect poultry farmers battling the bird flu, college students seeking a financial lift, the upkeep of public parks and …

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    18 May 15
  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    A Winsted man is charged with felony theft after allegedly snatching a woman’s purse in the Hutchinson Shopko parking lot Wednesday evening. 22-year-old Justin Jon Myers has been charged with one count of felony theft. …

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    15 May 15
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    15 May 15
  • Meeker County Courthouse

    Court appearances continue for two Dassel men each charged with first-degree criminal sexual assault involving the alleged sexual abuse of a 12-year-old girl they reportedly met on a social networking website. The West Central Tribune …

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    15 May 15