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  • Ali-Skelton

    A Minnesota man has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for lying to the FBI about his social media exchanges with Islamic State group recruiters. Twenty-three-year-old Abdul Raheem Ali-Skelton, of Glencoe, pleaded guilty in …

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    11 Jan 17
  • resignation

    (Learfield News Service/Chanhassen, MN) — A high school principal is out of a job and facing child pornography possession charges. Chanhassen High School Principal Tim Dorway has resigned after being arrested and charged in December. …

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    11 Jan 17
  • Gov Dayton

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN)  Governor Mark Dayton is proposing a $1.5 billion bonding package for state public works projects.  It’s an aggressive plan in what traditionally is not a bonding year.  Dayton said the bill …

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    05 Jan 17
  • fire investigation

    A house in Meeker County was destroyed by fire early this morning (Tuesday) At just after 3am, the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a chimney fire in the 57900 block of 226th Street, …

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    03 Jan 17
  • Emergency

    Police in Shakopee say a man was killed in a workplace accident late Monday night at Rahr Malting Company. KSTP reports the incident happened at roughly 9:15 p.m. at the plant, located just off 1st …

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    03 Jan 17
  • 3M

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota company is the latest in a growing number of employers in the state providing paid leave for new parents. Minnesota Public Radio reports that 3M recently announced it will grant …

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    30 Dec 16
  • court

    A Renville County man is charged with three counts of assault after allegedly hitting two people outside of The Other Place Bar and Grill in Hector. KEYC TV reports the criminal complaint says that after …

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    28 Dec 16
  • Crash

    Ten people were involved in a multi-car crash early Tuesday evening in Carver County, which seriously injured a woman and two small children. The State Patrol responded to the crash just before 4:30 on Highway 5 and Orchard Road, …

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    28 Dec 16