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  • LynnSeibel1

    A former teacher at a Faribault prep school says he’s innocent of charges that he sexually abused six male students. 61-year-old Lynn Seibel was once named teacher of the year at Shattuck-St. Mary’s, where he …

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    13 Mar 13
  • Arson

    A reward of up to $2,500 is now being offered for information that leads to those responsible for a fire at an abandoned house in Fairmont last week that has been ruled a case of …

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    13 Mar 13
  • MNLegislature

    Bills legalizing same-sex marriage in Minnesota await final votes at the legislature later this session, after clearing committees in both the Senate and House on Tuesday. Many Minnesota Republicans objected to the legislation, which passed …

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    13 Mar 13
  • SnackMachine

    New legislation proposed by Democratic State Senator John Hoffman of Champlin would impose a sales tax on bags of snacks in Minnesota. The bill applies to prepackaged snack foods sold in packages no more than …

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    13 Mar 13
  • HealthCareReform

    At the State Capitol today (WED), House and Senate negotiators sit down to begin hammering out their differences on legislation to set up a health care exchange in Minnesota. They’re hoping to finish the work …

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    13 Mar 13
  • MNCapitol

    A decision about pay raises for top Minnesota officials, including state lawmakers, now rests with the Legislature. The appointed Compensation Council voted Monday night for a package of proposed pay hikes for the governor, legislators, …

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    13 Mar 13
  • BrianFreeman

    A Ceylon man who pleaded guilty to 2nd-degree murder last month was sentenced to over 49 years in prison Monday. 30-year-old Brian Daniel Freeman entered a home in Blue Earth in February of 2012 and …

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    12 Mar 13
  • PaulWickenhauser

    A 22-year-old Cokato man facing over a dozen felony charges for a car crash that killed 3 people last year is scheduled to be in court today (TUE) for an Omnibus Hearing. Paul Anthony Wickenhauser …

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    12 Mar 13