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  • SchoolThreat

    A 12-year-old boy has been arrested following a report of a school shooting in New Prague Wednesday morning that turned out to be a hoax. Scott County Sheriff Kevin Studnicka says that the 12-year-old student …

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    21 Mar 13
  • PedestrianHit

    A pedestrian was hit by a car in St. James Tuesday morning, and possible charges are pending. The St. James Police Department is investigating the accident, which occurred at just before 7am Tuesday at the …

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    21 Mar 13
  • WilliamWild

    A 16-year-old Mankato boy missing since Sunday morning was found dead Monday night. Authorities say that a body believed to be that of William Wild was found in Mankato’s Riverfront Park at around 9pm. He …

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    20 Mar 13
  • Crash

    Four people were injured in a rollover accident just west of Sleepy Eye Tuesday morning, 2 of them young children. 24-year-old Mitchell Kusick of Sanborn was driving a Toyota Camry eastbound on 14 when he …

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    20 Mar 13
  • MNCapitol

    Minnesota House Democrats on Tuesday proposed a temporary income tax surcharge on those making over half-a-million dollars a year to pay back public schools for delayed state aid payments. DFL leaders say the House will …

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    20 Mar 13
  • Gun

    A gun control law that would require universal background checks on nearly all gun purchases in Minnesota was taken off the table by its author on Tuesday because it didn’t gather enough support. The bill …

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    20 Mar 13
  • HealthCareReform

    Governor Dayton signs the controversial “Health Insurance Exchange” bill into law this (WED) morning at the Capitol. The online health insurance marketplace is a key part of President Obama’s Affordable Care Act. It will allow …

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    20 Mar 13
  • Dollars

    The Minnesota Department of Revenue says problems have been addressed with electronic tax filing services that caused delayed state tax returns for some people. The department said Tuesday that tax software contractor Intuit has fixed …

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    20 Mar 13