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    A 22-year-old St. Michael man who admitted to killing his father and his brother was sentenced Friday in Wright County District Court to 61 years in prison. In December Christopher Besser pleaded guilty to the …

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    06 Feb 16
  • Gwen Butcher

    Gwen Butcher of rural Hutchinson was sentenced Thursday in Wright County District Court for her part in aiding convicted murderer Robert Nuttall by withholding information about his role in the death of an Annandale man. …

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    06 Feb 16
  • Land of 10 thousand stories

    Babe Ruth played a barnstorming game in Sleepy Eye on October 16, 1922. It has become somewhat of an obsession for three Sleepy Eye men to research that day and hold celebrations in remembrance of …

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    06 Feb 16
  • Madelia Town Meeting - After the Fire

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    05 Feb 16
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    05 Feb 16
  • church bell

    A tip from a metal recycling business led to the arrest and charges of two men accused of stealing a historic church bell and selling it for scrap. Chad Allen Anderson and Leo James Pete …

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    04 Feb 16
  • Madelia (1)

    Community members and organizations have stepped up to help victims who lost businesses and homes in a Wednesday morning fire that destroyed nearly a block in Madelia. The Southern Minnesota initiative Foundation and AgStar Financial …

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    04 Feb 16
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    A GoFundMe account has been established for the daughters of the Good Thunder couple who died in their home January 29. Kalista and Hailee Hernandez grew up in Good Thunder and both graduated from Maple …

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    04 Feb 16