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Grass fire near Grove City, Minn., burns shed, vehicles

November 29, 2012 in West Central Tribune

GROVE CITY A grass fire, apparently started by wood stove ashes dumped on a brush pile, burned a shed and nine vehicles on a property near Grove City Wednesday morning. Continue Reading

Meeker County, Minn., Sheriff’s Office now on Facebook and Twitter

November 27, 2012 in West Central Tribune

LITCHFIELD The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office has launched both a Facebook page and Twitter feed in an effort to better connect with the county’s citizens.
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Meeker County, Minn., Sheriff’s Office now on Facebook, Twitter

November 27, 2012 in West Central Tribune

LITCHFIELD The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office has launched both a Facebook page and Twitter feed in an effort to better connect with the county’s citizens. Continue Reading

Watkins, Minn., man charged with drunken driving after rollover crash

November 27, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WATKINS A 69-year-old Watkins man was treated for injuries sustained in a rollover crash Monday afternoon near Watkins and then booked into the Meeker County Jail on fourth-degree drunken driving charges. Continue Reading

Meeker Co. drainage ditch expansion takes another step forward

November 26, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR The process to allow a nearly 3/4-mile-long private drainage ditch in Meeker County to become part of Kandiyohi County Ditch 52 took another step Monday.
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Atwater man hurt in foggy crash southwest of Litchfield, Minn.

November 20, 2012 in West Central Tribune

LITCHFIELD A 50-year-old Atwater man was taken by Gold Cross Ambulance to Meeker Memorial Hospital for treatment of injuries sustained in a one-vehicle crash attributed to foggy conditions this morning southwest of Litchfield. Continue Reading

Initial ballot count upheld in Meeker Co. Dist. 2 recount

November 14, 2012 in West Central Tribune

LITCHFIELD A hand-count of more than 2,100 ballots Wednesday confirmed that longtime Meeker County Commissioner Dave Gabrielson lost his bid for re-election by one vote.
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Meeker County recount upholds initial ballot tally for county board race

November 14, 2012 in West Central Tribune

LITCHFIELD A hand-count of more than 2,100 ballots today confirmed that long-time Meeker County Commissioner Dave Gabrielson lost his bid for re-election by one vote.
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Recount set for today in contested Meeker Co., Minn., race

November 13, 2012 in West Central Tribune

LITCHFIELD A recount of ballots for the District 2 Meeker County Commissioner seat will begin at 9 a.m. today at the courthouse in Litchfield.
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Recount set for 9 a.m. Wednesday in contested Meeker County board race

November 13, 2012 in West Central Tribune

LITCHFIELD A recount of ballots for the District 2 Meeker County Commissioner seat will begin at 9 a.m. Wednesday at the courthouse in Litchfield.
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