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  • courtw

    A St. James man is accused of assaulting two children. Forty-eight-year-old Daniel Kenneth Reim was charged Monday in Watonwan County District Court with two felony counts of malicious punishment of a child and two gross …

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    25 Apr 17
  • Fire department

    Rising costs and an old agreement has caused the Franklin Rural Fire Association to rethink the purchase of a new pumper truck with the City of Franklin. At the April Franklin City Council meeting, representatives …

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    25 Apr 17
  • GFW

    The Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop School Board looked at facilities proposals and tabled action on them until the May 22nd board meeting. A $46 million bond referendum option would include two new gyms and 18 new high school …

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    25 Apr 17
  • Madelia Strong

    A little more than a year after a fire tore through Madelia’s downtown district damaging almost every business on one side of the street, the last business to make the move to their permanent location …

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    25 Apr 17
  • theft

    A Glencoe woman and former First National Bank Minnesota of Gaylord teller was sentenced in court Thursday for her part in theft from the bank. Yolanda Cardenas received a Stay of Adjudication, three years of …

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    21 Apr 17
  • buffer strips

    The Redwood County Board held a public hearing Tuesday to address the proposed ordinance regarding enforcement of the state’s buffer law. Aside from the intended discussion, frustrated farmers expressed concerns over the effectiveness of buffers, …

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    21 Apr 17
  • Senator Scott Newman

    As the legislative session enters its final month, Senator Scott Newman of Hutchinson has been appointed to serve on the conference committees for the transportation budget and the REAL ID bill. Senator Newman will join …

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    21 Apr 17
  • 3Mw

    The 3M Foundation has partnered with the Mechatronics program at the Alexandria Technical College and came up with a way to introduce students to Robotics. Trainers in Alexandria, Hutchinson, New Ulm and Fairmont work with …

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    21 Apr 17