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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota state senator accused of sexually harassing several women has hired an attorney to fight a possible ethics complaint. Alyssa Siems Roberson, a spokeswoman for the Democratic caucus in …

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    10 Nov 17
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    Unofficial results for the Gibbon Fairfax Winthrop School bond referendum questions show that they both failed. Question #1: Yes – 329     No – 1425 Question #2: Yes – 296     No – 1445  The …

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    08 Nov 17
  • Arrest

    Shakopee police have identified the man they believe killed his girlfriend Monday morning before a brief standoff with police officers. KSTP reports the department says he is 31-year-old Sergey Nikolaevich Balandin of Shakopee. He was …

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    07 Nov 17
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    (St. Paul Pioneer Press/Litchfield, MN) A former deputy commissioner for the Minnesota Department of Commerce admitted to arranging to pay a woman for sex after finishing up work meetings this past spring, according to court …

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    07 Nov 17
  • ATV Crash

    An Atwater man was seriously injured when he hit a deer while driving an ATV southwest of Litchfield Thursday evening. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office says 20-year-old Hunter Narragon was airlifted to North Memorial Medical …

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    03 Nov 17
  • Fire Extinguisher Recall

    More than 40 million fire extinguishers in the U.S. and Canada are being recalled because they might not work in an emergency. KEYC reports the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission says on its website that …

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    03 Nov 17
  • MN Office of Traffic Safety

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota has surpassed 300 traffic deaths for the year so far. According to preliminary data, the state Office of Traffic Safety says 306 people have died on Minnesota roads since …

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    03 Nov 17
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    A Minneapolis woman is charged with murder for selling carfentanil-laced heroin. to a man who later died of an overdose in Chaska. Twenty-five-year-old Leah Victoria Peterson is charged with one count of third degree murder …

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    01 Nov 17