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  • Emergency

    A rural Danube man had to abandon his car while he was driving on Renville County Road 11 just before 6 this morning (Monday). The Sheriff’s Office says 65-year-old Gregory Penke was driving on County …

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    07 Nov 16
  • court

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota man who claims he was defamed after the 2012 killing of a Cold Spring police officer is taking his case against two news outlets to trial. Thirty-eight-year-old Ryan Larson alleges …

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    07 Nov 16
  • scam alert

    Authorities in Hutchinson are alerting residents of an email scam trying to elicit money for bogus high school winter basketball schedule cards for the upcoming season. Hutchinson Police say this morning (Friday), an employee at …

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    04 Nov 16
  • court

    SHAKOPEE, Minn. (AP) — A Shakopee High School student has been charged with criminal sexual conduct for allegedly luring a girl out of class and raping her in the boy’s locker room. Eighteen-year-old Angel Torres …

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    04 Nov 16
  • absentee voting

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Nearly 416,000 Minnesota residents have already cast their ballots for next week’s election. The early votes are pouring in as the state holds its first presidential election with no-excuse absentee …

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    04 Nov 16
  • dv563013

    Police say an 18-year-old is in custody after a report of a sexual assault at Shakopee High School. Shakopee Police Chief Jeff Tate has identified the suspect as Angel Torres. KSTP reports the incident was …

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    03 Nov 16
  • U.S. President Barack Obama announces the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Iraq in the briefing room of the White House in Washington October 21, 2011

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Federal help is on the way to a handful of southern Minnesota counties hammered by rain and flooding. President Barack Obama declared a major disaster in Minnesota on Wednesday following …

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    03 Nov 16
  • McLeod County Courthouse

    A Bird Island man has been charged with soliciting children. Hutchinson Police say 21-year-old Mathew Paul Crow is charged with four felony counts of electronic solicitation of children. He was arrested last week in Olivia …

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    02 Nov 16