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  • Emergency

    (Learfield News Service/Waconia, MN) A woman is in custody in Carver County accused of stabbing her husband in the chest with a steak knife. Officials were called to a Waconia home Saturday evening and found …

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    21 Nov 17
  • Sen Franken

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is renewing his call for the chamber’s ethics committee to investigate Sen. Al Franken after a second woman came forward to accuse him of sexual …

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    21 Nov 17
  • Homan (CBS Photo)

    A World War II veteran from Hutchinson received a special honor Saturday. WCCO reports Elvin “Speedy Homan” fought on the beaches of Normandy France on D-Day in 1944. He was captured by German soldiers and …

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    20 Nov 17
  • MN DNR

    Conservation officers are seeking information leading to the arrest in two incidents where deer were illegally taken. According to the Department of Natural Resources, both cases involved shooting deer on private property after shooting hours. …

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    20 Nov 17
  • court

    (Learfield News Service/Watertown, MN) — A 42-year-old Watertown man is charged with criminal vehicular homicide in his girlfriend’s death earlier this week. The charge against Casey Hoskins was announced Friday by the Carver County Attorney’s …

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    20 Nov 17
  • Burglary

    The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office and Litchfield Police Department have been investigating 13 burglaries of homes, businesses and sheds since October 1, 2017. On November 14th, a search warrant was executed in the 400 block …

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    17 Nov 17
  • MN Supreme Court

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Republican legislative leaders are disappointed that the Minnesota Supreme Court upheld Gov. Mark Dayton’s line-item veto of the Legislature’s operating budget. After the ruling was posted Thursday, GOP House Speaker …

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    17 Nov 17
  • Leeann Tweeden

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Al Franken is the latest public figure to be caught in the deluge of revelations of sexual harassment and misconduct— and the first member of Congress. The Minnesota Democrat has apologized …

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    17 Nov 17