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  • Dayton1

    Governor Dayton is in Washington DC for the winter meeting of the National Governors Association. Dayton is joining other Democratic governors today (FRI) for meetings at the White House as well as a meeting of …

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    24 Feb 12
  • Legislature Approves Jacob's Law

    Governor Dayton has signed a bill to close a loophole in state sex offender law in response to the upcoming release of a convicted child molester into a halfway house. Current state law required community …

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    24 Feb 12
  • WinterDriving

    Forecasters have updated the snowy forecast over southern Minnesota today (THU). In the past few hours, the National Weather Service has watched the incoming February clipper move on a more southerly track. Meteorologist Steve Woolenhouse …

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    23 Feb 12
  • Counterfeit

    An Albert Lea couple has been sentenced to a year in prison for participating in a counterfeit ring that investigators say was relatively sophisticated. 31-year-old Travis Cameron and 34-year-old Heather Cameron had pleaded guilty to …

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    23 Feb 12
  • LorenEisenbarth

    A former Cedar Mountain school bus driver accused of sexually molesting a special needs student is due back in court on Friday. 63-year-old Loren Eisenbarth of Morgan is charged with 1st-degree criminal sexual conduct with …

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    23 Feb 12
  • BrianFreeman

    A 29-year-old Ceylon man now faces a 2nd-degree murder charge for a home invasion killing in Blue Earth earlier this week. Officials say the brutal home invasion was carried out by jealous husband Brian Daniel …

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    23 Feb 12
  • StPeterStateHospital

    State officials say they’re phasing out the use of metal handcuffs and seclusion at a secure hospital for the mentally ill in the wake of maximum fines for client maltreatment. The Minnesota Security Hospital in …

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    22 Feb 12
  • mn

    A Minnesota court panel on Tuesday released it’s plans for new congressional and legislative districts for the State of Minnesota for the next decade. The court took over the redistricting process after Democratic Governor Mark …

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    22 Feb 12