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  • Medal1

    A seventh-grader from Edina has won a statewide geography contest and will represent Minnesota at the national finals next month. Alexander Conrad of Valley View Middle School took top honors Friday at the 2013 Minnesota …

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    08 Apr 13
  • FatalCrash

    A 20-year-old Lake Elmo man is dead after a motorcycle crash in Nicollet County Thursday evening. Anthony John Carlson was travelling westbound along County Road 41, the Judson Bottom Road, when he lost control of …

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    06 Apr 13
  • Burglar1

    A Hector man is in custody for a series of recent residential burglaries in Hector, and charges are pending. The man was identified as the prime suspect in the burglaries after evidence was collected from …

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    06 Apr 13
  • StephenNoga

    The trial date has been set for a staff member at a Hutchinson charter school accused of having sex with a student. 29-year-old Stephen Michael Noga was arrested at the New Century Charter School in …

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    06 Apr 13
  • BlueEarthCountyCourthouse

    The 34-foot-tall statue of Lady Liberty on top of the historic Blue Earth County Courthouse turned and dropped its sword this week, leading officials to close off an area around the building. Strong winds on …

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    06 Apr 13
  • Dollars

    Minnesota state budget officials say state programs stand to lose $90-million a year in federal funds due to across-the-board spending cuts. Minnesota lawmakers were briefed on Friday on the effects of the federal sequestration. It’s …

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    06 Apr 13
  • Republicans

    Minnesota Republicans meet in Bloomington today (SAT) to elect a new state party chair to succeed Pat Shortridge. Former state Representative Keith Downey is the likely front-runner, being challenged by engineer Bill Paulsen, Carver County …

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    06 Apr 13
  • RonaldWenisch

     A 22-year-old Springfield man was charged with felony 1st-degree assault in Brown County Court on Thursday in what had originally been called an incident of attempted murder. Ronald Richard Wenisch was arrested at around 1:30 …

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    05 Apr 13