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  • President Signs Every Child Succeeds Bill

    (NPR/Washington D.C.) President Obama called it “a Christmas miracle. A bipartisan bill signing right here.” NPR reports the “right here” was the South Court Auditorium, part of the White House complex. More importantly, the bipartisan …

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    11 Dec 15
  • indictment

    CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Two men have been indicted on first-degree felony murder charges in the death of a 90-year-old man who was robbed in his rural Carver County home. Thirty-five-year-old Reinol Vergara and 30-year-old …

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    10 Dec 15
  • Dwayne Case

    (Olivia, MN) A Franklin man pleaded guilty Wednesday to killing a woman with an arrow after an apparent argument while they shared a remote campsite in Renville County. The West Central Tribune reports 29-year-old Dwayne Alan …

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    10 Dec 15
  • Gwen Butcher

    A conference to discuss the charges against a rural Hutchinson woman who has been accused of aiding Robert Nuttall in the murder of an Annandale man is scheduled for next week. A settlement conference has …

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    09 Dec 15
  • Hassan

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A former Minnesota man who gained notoriety for tweeting about jihad and calling for violence on behalf of the Islamic State group has turned himself in to authorities in Africa. Mohamed Abdullahi …

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    08 Dec 15
  • Fatal Crash

    LAKEVILLE, Minn. (AP) — Authorities are looking at a “Nerf Wars” game as a possible factor in a pickup rollover in Lakeville that killed two teenagers and injured two others. The crash happened near Lakeville …

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    07 Dec 15
  • fire investigation

    A fire early this morning (Thursday) destroyed a rural Watkins home and sent the owner to the hospital with burns. At just before 3am, the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a house …

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    03 Dec 15
  • Minneapols Police

    (Minneapolis-AP) Officers in riot gear have broken down an encampment outside a Minneapolis precinct where protesters have been demonstrating for nearly two weeks following the fatal shooting of a black man by police. City dump …

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    03 Dec 15