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  • OfficerInvolvedShooting

    The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has completed its investigation into whether a Hutchinson police officer’s actions were appropriate when he shot an individual in the abdomen this past October. Following the BCA findings, the McLeod …

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    02 Jan 14
  • SeniorCare

    A set of Medicaid rule changes regarding care for the poor and elderly that were to take hold Wednesday have been delayed by Governor Dayton’s administration. The Minnesota Department of Human Services won’t institute rules …

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    02 Jan 14
  • JobApplication

    Minnesota’s new “Ban the Box” law took effect Wednesday, preventing employers from asking a job applicant’s criminal history on an initial application or contact. Department of Human Rights Commissioner Kevin Lindsey says people who have …

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    02 Jan 14
  • MetalDetector

    Increased security screening takes affect at the Brown County Courtroom as of today (THU). All persons entering the courtroom will now be subject to security screening, including metal detection of hand-carried items. Items prohibited in …

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    02 Jan 14
  • cosmos

    Four Minnesota residents are among the semi-finalists in a program that would send humans to colonize Mars…with no prospect of ever coming back. The four are from Woodbury, New Hope, Excelsior and Eden Prairie, and …

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    02 Jan 14
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    02 Jan 14
  • Crash

    An elderly St. Peter woman was injured in a broadside crash on Highway 22 in St. Peter Monday morning. 74-year-old Karen Bornholdt was driving a Toyota Camry westbound on Sunrise Drive when she collided with …

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    31 Dec 13
  • RonaldAndersen

    An Echo man in custody on burglary charges is now accused of attempting to hire a fellow jail inmate to silence a witness against him. 47-year-old Ronald James Andersen was being held in the Renville …

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    31 Dec 13