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  • Dollars

    Minnesota House Democrats are hoping to ease uncertainty created by a call to cut $150-million from state health and social service budgets by vowing increased payments to nursing homes and similar caregivers. Democrats made the …

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    05 Apr 13
  • JeffBertrangHeadshot

    The GFW School Board on Wednesday accepted the resignation of Superintendent Jeff Bertrang and officially released him from his contract with the district, and about an hour later he was officially hired by the New …

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    04 Apr 13
  • ChildAbuseToddler

    A Henderson man accused of physically abusing his girlfriend’s 15-month-old daughter is scheduled to be in court for an Omnibus Hearing today (THU). 24-year-old Bryan Christopher Delbridge has been charged with felony 3rd-degree assault, domestic …

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    04 Apr 13
  • ScottSchaible

    A drug raid at the home of an Eagle Lake businessman this week led to additional charges being filed, including receiving stolen property, insurance fraud, and possession of child pornography. 50-year-old Scott Michael Schaible made …

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    04 Apr 13
  • MNLegislature

    Minnesota lawmakers are pushing a new grant program that would give government rebates and bonuses to companies that upgrade facilities and add new jobs. The proposed $18.5-million “Minnesota Job Creation Fund” is a feature of …

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    04 Apr 13
  • RenvilleCountyHospital

    A decision on whether to move forward with a proposal to build a new Renville County Hospital and Clinics facility will likely be made by the end of the month. The $24-million project would construct …

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    04 Apr 13
  • Crash

    A Hutchinson man was hospitalized early Tuesday afternoon after his tractor collided with a pickup truck on Highway 15. The crash occurred at around 12:40pm just north of Hutchinson. The State Patrol says that the …

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    03 Apr 13
  • Scam

    Authorities have issued a warning about a new scam in the area. Residents of Blue Earth County have reportedly been receiving phone calls from an anonymous person informing them that a credit card has been …

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    03 Apr 13