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  • 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
  • CriminalSex

    A 32-year-old Fairmont man facing criminal sexual conduct charges in Nicollet County for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a 13-year-old girl is now facing similar charges in Blue Earth County. Matthew James Martinson was …

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    22 Feb 12
  • Vikings

    Negotiations for a new Minnesota Vikings stadium are ongoing. Team owner Zygi Wilf met with Governor Dayton and chief authors of the stadium bill on Tuesday. Vikings Vice President Lester Bagley says there are “complicated …

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    22 Feb 12
  • MNcongdistricts1

    Today (TUE) is the day that a Minnesota court panel is set to release plans for new congressional and legislative districts that will set the boundaries in the fight for political control of the state …

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    21 Feb 12
  • Fatal

    Four Minnesotans, all students at North Dakota State University, were killed in a car crash west of Alexandria on Monday. The car driven by 18-year-old Lauren Peterson of Prior Lake crossed the median on a …

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    21 Feb 12
  • NursingHomeAbuse

    Two women convicted of abusing residents at an Albert Lea nursing home have been released after serving 42 days of their 180-day jail sentences. Brianna Broitzman and Ashton Larson were each sentenced to three separate …

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    21 Feb 12
  • HomeInvasion

    Authorities have identified the victim and the suspect involved in a home invasion and homicide in the City of Blue Earth early Monday. Police responded to the disturbance call at the home on 4th Street …

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    21 Feb 12