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  • Durant Sculpture

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Officials of the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis say Native American tribal leaders will oversee the dismantling of a gallows-like sculpture that reminded protesters of the mass hanging of 38 Dakota men …

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    01 Jun 17
  • Big Kandi Lake (Google Maps)

    LAKE LILLIAN — The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of the man whose body was found in Big Kandiyohi Lake Friday evening. According to a news release, the man was identified as …

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    27 May 17
  • Emergency

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An Eden Prairie man with a history of mental health problems and methamphetamine addiction is accused of killing his parents with a screwdriver. Thirty-eight-year-old Nathan Lehman was charged Friday with two counts …

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    27 May 17
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN)  Lawmakers finished their work on the state budget around 3 this morning (Fri) and went home. House Speaker Kurt Daudt (DOWT) says Republicans accomplished what they set out to accomplish: …

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    26 May 17
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    State lawmakers took the night off Wednesday to catch up on sleep, and will be back at the Capitol at noon today (Thursday) for a marathon session to try to finish the state budget.  It’s …

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    25 May 17
  • capitol bldg

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN) Minnesota lawmakers will not meet their self-imposed deadline to wrap up the state budget by 7 o’clock this morning (Wednesday) and adjourn the special session.  Some in the Democratic minority …

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    24 May 17
  • Meeker County Courthouse

    LITCHFIELD — A Grove City man accused of raping a young girl multiple times over a three-year period was charged this week with three felonies. The West Central Tribune reports 42-year-old Christopher Allen Bengtson faces …

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    24 May 17
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota legislative leaders say they’ll call a special session to finish the state budget after they miss Monday’s midnight deadline to finalize a new spending package. The Legislature scrambled over …

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    23 May 17