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  • Fatal Crash

    SHAKOPEE, Minn. (AP) — Authorities have identified two 17-year-old girls who were killed in a crash outside of the Renaissance Festival near Shakopee. The Scott County sheriff’s office says the one-car crash was reported around …

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    05 Sep 16
  • Daniel Heinrich

    Authorities recovered unidentified remains this week after Danny Heinrich, who is a suspect in the disappearance of Jacob Wetterling, agreed to cooperate and provide information, according to authorities. KSTP first reported that the remains were …

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    03 Sep 16
  • Starry Stonewort

    Starry stonewort, an invasive species of macro algae, has been confirmed in Lake Winnibigoshish in Itasca and Cass counties, Moose Lake in Beltrami County and Rice Lake in Stearns County. According to the Minnesota Department of …

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    02 Sep 16
  • Gov Dayton

    Governor Mark Dayton continued his statewide tour of “87 Counties in 86 Days” by visiting Washington County Thursday, but postponed his visits to Wright and McLeod Counties today (Friday). A spokesman says the Governor was not …

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    02 Sep 16
  • Striebel and Ziegelmann

    BUFFALO, Minn. (AP) — Prosecutors have charged two teenagers with murder in the dragging death of an 18-year-old Montrose man over the weekend. The Star Tribune reports Noelle Ziegelmann of St. Michael and James Striebel …

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    31 Aug 16
  • court

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A former University of Minnesota student will serve six years in prison for raping two women he met at college parties in 2014. Twenty-two-year-old Daniel Drill-Mellum of Waconia was sentenced Tuesday after …

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    31 Aug 16
  • death investigation

    Wright County authorities are investigating the death of an 18-year-old Montrose man. Sheriff Joe Hagerty says they received a report of an unconscious male lying in the roadway in the 500 block of 1st Street …

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    30 Aug 16
  • Emergency

    ALEXANDRIA, Minn. (AP) — A 29-year-old man is dead after he apparently went overboard while testing a boat in an Alexandria lake. Authorities say they got a call Saturday morning about a man overboard on …

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    29 Aug 16