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  • carbon monoxide

    (Learfield News Service/Martin Co., MN) — A woman is dead and four people were hospitalized due to carbon monoxide poisoning at an ice fishing house. The incident took place yesterday afternoon (Sunday) at Wilmert Lake, …

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    16 Jan 17
  • buffer strip

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — House Republicans are targeting the state’s law meant to improve water quality from farm runoff. A bill introduced this week would repeal 2015′s buffer law, which requires 50-foot setbacks between …

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    13 Jan 17
  • Naloxone Nasal Spray

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota sheriff’s office says it has received working replacements for a device that dispenses a drug that reverses the effects of an opioid overdose. Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek expressed recent …

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    12 Jan 17
  • 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