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  • Sandberg

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say a suspect in a domestic incident who was being treated at a Minnesota hospital grabbed a gun from a Aitkin County sheriff’s deputy and killed the officer. Minnesota …

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    19 Oct 15
  • Timothy Steele

    A woman is dead and a man is in custody after the first homicide in Farmington in more than 40 years. Police Chief Brian Lindquist said the woman suffered blunt force trauma. She is believed …

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    17 Oct 15
  • carbon monoxide

    MINNETONKA, Minn. (AP) — Hennepin County sheriff’s investigators have released more information about the carbon monoxide death of a 7-year-old girl on Lake Minnetonka. Sophia Baechler was boating on the lake with her family October …

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    17 Oct 15
  • Hutchinson Fire Department

    A heating unit at a Hutchinson business is blamed for causing smoke and the evacuation of the building late this morning (Friday). Hutchinson fire crews were called to the WCI Thrift Store on Highway 15 …

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    16 Oct 15
  • Stolen Trailer

    Police are investigating after a recreational trailer was reportedly stolen from a parking lot at a business in Rogers. The Rogers Police Department said the incident happened Oct. 7. Authorities say a business in the …

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    16 Oct 15
  • Arson

    A Willmar woman faces five charges stemming from an alleged attempt to set a fire and cause an explosion in a house Sunday evening in a southwest Willmar neighborhood. The West Central Tribune reports 57-year-old …

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    16 Oct 15
  • Grass-fire

    More and more grass and field fires are flaring ups as conditions are becoming dryer, due to the lack of rain. On Wednesday afternoon at about 12:40, the McLeod County Sheriff’s Office responded to reports …

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    15 Oct 15
  • Employment

    Minnesota’s unemployment rate has dropped again, coming in at 3.8 percent in September. But job losses blurred the economic picture.The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate has been below 4 percent for seven out of nine months …

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    15 Oct 15