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  • Guantanamo Bay

    (Learfiled News Service/Monticello, MN) — A Minnesota National Guard military police unit is back from a deployment to Guantanamo Bay. The unit was reunited with loved ones yesterday (Wednesday) at the Monticello Community Center. Though …

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    21 Dec 17
  • Sen Franken

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Sen. Al Franken plans to officially leave the U.S. Senate on Jan. 2. The announcement Wednesday from a Franken spokesman should put to rest questions surrounding the timing of the …

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    21 Dec 17
  • Trista Lights

    MINNETRISTA, Minn. (AP) — A popular Twin Cities area residential holiday light display that attracts 500 vehicles on a busy night has been shut down due to rowdy and intoxicated visitors. State of the art …

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    20 Dec 17
  • guilty plea

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A former executive of Starkey Laboratories has pleaded guilty to conspiracy for his role in an alleged scheme to embezzle more than $20 million from the hearing aid maker. Scott Nelson was …

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    20 Dec 17
  • Fatal Crash

    A Hutchinson woman is dead after a one-vehicle crash in Carver County early Tuesday morning. The State Patrol says 42-year-old Nikole Beneke died at the scene. She was a passenger in a vehicle driven by …

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    20 Dec 17
  • Burglary

    Authorities in Winthrop are searching for a suspect involved in a burglary over the weekend. KEYC reports Police responded to the incident on the 1000 block of North Renville Street Saturday night. Officers say a …

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    18 Dec 17
  • Fatal Crash

    A Cohasset man was found dead in a vehicle lying on its roof in a drainage ditch near Hector Thursday morning. He was identified as 48-year-old Richard Bain, Jr. At about 10:30, the Renville County …

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    18 Dec 17
  • mdh

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota health officials say there’s an increase in the number of chickenpox cases this year. Department of Health spokesman Doug Schultz says nearly 400 cases have been reported, the highest …

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    15 Dec 17