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  • 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
  • 3M

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota company is the latest in a growing number of employers in the state providing paid leave for new parents. Minnesota Public Radio reports that 3M recently announced it will grant …

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    30 Dec 16
  • court

    A Renville County man is charged with three counts of assault after allegedly hitting two people outside of The Other Place Bar and Grill in Hector. KEYC TV reports the criminal complaint says that after …

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    28 Dec 16
  • Crash

    Ten people were involved in a multi-car crash early Tuesday evening in Carver County, which seriously injured a woman and two small children. The State Patrol responded to the crash just before 4:30 on Highway 5 and Orchard Road, …

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    28 Dec 16
  • Glenn Gruenhagen

    ST. PAUL, MN— Last week, the Minnesota House of Representatives released member committee assignments for the coming biennium, and announced that Rep. Glenn Gruenhagen (R- Glencoe) has been named Vice-Chair of the Health and Human …

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    28 Dec 16
  • Klobuchar

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Democratic U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar says she’ll run for a third term in 2018, meaning she won’t run for Minnesota governor. Klobuchar told the Star Tribune that many Democrats asked her to …

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    26 Dec 16
  • Windy

    CHICAGO (AP) — Travel conditions remain hazardous across much of the northern Great Plains as a winter storm continues to sweep across the region. The combination of freezing rain, snow and high winds that forced …

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    26 Dec 16