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  • GOP

    State Senator Julianne Ortman scored a win in Saturday’s GOP straw poll as she looks to challenge Democratic Senator Al Franken in 2014. Ortman topped businessman Mike McFadden and several others, including state Representative Jim …

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    28 Oct 13
  • RecreationalTrail

    The commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will be convening the first-ever meeting of the Greater Minnesota Regional Parks and Trails Commission today (MON) at the State Capitol Building in St. Paul. The …

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    28 Oct 13
  • Fatal

    A 19-year-old Mapleton man was killed in a head-on crash on Highway 169 in Scott County Friday night. Alexander Reeves was apparently driving a Honda Accord southbound when he crossed the median at around 8:30pm …

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    26 Oct 13
  • FatalCrash

    The State Patrol has released the name of the person killed in a rollover accident on Highway 111 north of Nicollet Thursday night. It happened at just before 9:30pm about 4 miles from Nicollet. A …

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    26 Oct 13
  • OfficerInvolvedShooting

    Shots were fired during a confrontation with a Hutchinson police officer Friday morning. The officer was responding to a report of a suspicious male sleeping in the entryway of the Fairlane apartment complex in Hutchinson …

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    26 Oct 13
  • BradleySchnickel

    A former Glencoe police officer has been sentenced to a year in the Hennepin County workhouse for sending nude photographs of himself to two teenage girls while serving on the Minneapolis Police Department. Thirty-three-year-old Bradley …

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    26 Oct 13
  • GOP

    Minnesota Republicans were gathering today (SAT) to discuss next year’s elections, and to pick their favorites for governor and US Senate in straw polls. The GOP straw polls are non-binding, but they do give insiders …

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    26 Oct 13
  • DriveSober

    Law enforcement throughout the state are out in full force this weekend looking for impaired drivers as many Minnesotans celebrate Halloween. State Patrol Lieutenant Eric Roeske says that seven people have died in the last …

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    26 Oct 13