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  • police line do not cross

    CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Authorities have arrested two men in the killing of a 90-year-old rural Carver County man who was attacked in his home last month. Sheriff Jim Olson said Tuesday a tipster provided …

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    13 May 15
  • Glencoe Silver Lake

    Unofficial results from Tuesday’s election show voters overwhelmingly approved a $24-million building bond for the Glencoe-Silver Lake School District. 1,534 voted yes. 908 voted no. Totals will become official when the school board canvasses the …

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    13 May 15
  • Christopher Besser

    BUFFALO, Minn. (AP) — The son of an Elk River police officer who is charged with fatally shooting his father and brother told a dispatcher he “just lost it” and killed the two, according to …

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    12 May 15
  • Wright County Court

    ST. MICHAEL, Minn. (AP) — Charges are expected today (Tuesday) in the fatal shooting of an off-duty police officer and his 27-year-old son at a home in Wright County. The sheriff’s department has identified the …

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    12 May 15
  • Wright County Sheriff

    Two men, one of them an off-duty Elk River police officer, were found dead in an apparent double homicide Saturday night. According to a news release from the Wright County Sheriff’s Office, the officer, identified …

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    11 May 15
  • Carver County Sheriff

    New DNA evidence is now being processed by the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension in the Carver County murder case of 90-year-old Earl Olander. KSTP reports the Carver County Sheriff’s Office says Olander was beaten and robbed …

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    07 May 15
  • McLeod County Courthouse

    Four suspects have been charged in McLeod County in connection with what authorities are calling a shoplifting ring. Hutchinson police say they took information from an employee at the Hutchinson Walmart on Friday in which …

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    05 May 15
  • bird flu chickens

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Bird flu has struck its biggest operation yet in Minnesota — a farm with over 1.1 million chickens in Nicollet County of south-central Minnesota. And number of farms hit by the virus …

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    05 May 15