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  • Man sentenced to a year in jail for illegal gun possession

    A Mankato man has been sentenced to one year in jail and probation for illegal possession of a firearm. 20-year-old Damarcus Deontay Holloway was convicted Tuesday and sentenced to one year in county jail and …

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    04 Jan 17
  • House deemed today loss in Meeker County fire

    A house was completely destroyed by fire early Tuesday morning in Meeker County. Just after 3 a.m. Tuesday morning the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a fire on 226th Street in Litchfield …

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    04 Jan 17
  • Shakopee man killed in workplace accident

    Police are saying a Shayopee man was killed in a workplace accident Monday at Rahr Malting Company. KSTP reports the incident happened around 9:15 p.m. Monday night. Authorities say an employee of the malting company …

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    03 Jan 17
  • Chronic Wasting Disease found on deer farm

    Two more deer in Minnesota have tested positive for Chronic Wasting Disease. The two-year-old does were living on a deer farm near Merrifield in Crow Wing County. The animals looked healthy, but routine tests determined …

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    03 Jan 17
  • Better Business Bureau drops MyPillow rating to F

    A pillow heavily advertised on TV infomercials and radio is getting bad marks from the Better Business Bureau. The BBB of Minnesot and North Dakota is killing its accreditation and giving the MyPillow an F …

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    03 Jan 17
  • Pennsylvania murder suspect fight extradition

    A homeless man arrested in Blue Earth County in October is a murder suspect in a Pennsylvania murder dating back 25 years. Sixty-one-year-old Charles Cook has been linked by DNA to the killing of 76-year-old …

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    02 Jan 17
  • Missing Northfield teen found safe in Wisconsin

    A teenage girl from Northfield is back with her family after being reported missing late last week. A missing person alert was issued Friday by the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, and the teen was …

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    02 Jan 17
  • Suicide prevention site created with federal grant money

    In 2015, the suicide rate in Minnesota was at 13.1 per 100,000 people, the highest ever recorded. Recently the Minnesota Department of Health announced they have been awarded a $3.75 million federal grant to use …

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    30 Dec 16