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  • Arrest

    MINNETONKA, Minn. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a man suspected of kidnapping his ex-girlfriend in Minnetonka two weeks ago. The City of Minnetonka said on Twitter that 37-year-old Jahon Douglas of Burnsville was arrested about …

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    05 Jan 18
  • Tina Smith

    (Learfield News Service/Washington, D.C.) Former Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith is sworn in today (Wednesday) to replace Al Franken in the U-S Senate, meaning the president of the Minnesota Senate, Republican Michelle Fischbach, becomes lieutenant governor.  …

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    03 Jan 18
  • Sano

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A photographer is accusing Minnesota Twins star Miguel Sano of grabbing her wrist and trying to kiss her and pull her through a door after a 2015 autograph session. Betsy Bissen accused …

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    29 Dec 17
  • Fire

    Authorities say a homeowner attempting to thaw frozen water pipes is the cause of a fire that destroyed a rural Eden Valley residence. At just after 5pm Wednesday, the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a …

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    28 Dec 17
  • Fatal Crash

    (KEYC/Lester Prairie, MN) A Glencoe man was killed in a crash near Lester Prairie on Christmas Day. According to the McLeod County Sheriff’s Office, it happened just after 4:30 Monday on 180th Street southwest of …

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    26 Dec 17
  • Emergency

    MINNETONKA, Minn. (AP) — Police in Minnetonka say a woman who was kidnapped by her ex-boyfriend is safe and back home. The Star Tribune reports that 37-year-old Nicole Smith “returned to her family” Saturday night. …

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    26 Dec 17
  • Fatal Crash

    (Tamarack, MN) A Hamburg woman died Christmas Eve Day when her SUV rolled on U.S. Highway 210 near Tamarack in northeastern Minnesota. The State Patrol says 32-year-old Nancy Haseltine Demunhayes died in the crash. Her …

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    26 Dec 17
  • half-staff flag

    ST. PAUL, MN – In honor and remembrance of Fire Captain Jeffrey Allen Vollmer, Governor Mark Dayton has ordered all United States flags and Minnesota flags be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings in …

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    22 Dec 17