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  • Home care provider sentenced for Medicaid fraud

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The owner of a Brooklyn Park home health care agency has been sentenced to two years in prison for defrauding the Medicaid program of more than $650,000. Fifty-two-year-old John Momoh admitted submitting …

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    10 Jan 12
  • Winona Co. imposes sand mining moratorium

    WINONA, Minn. (AP) – Winona County commissioners have imposed a three-month moratorium on sand mining. The vote Tuesday was close. Board members voted 3-2 to follow a recommendation from the county Planning Department on the …

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    10 Jan 12
  • Vikings list $67M in hidden costs to build at Dome

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings say building a new stadium on the site of the Metrodome would come with $67 million in hidden costs not being advertised by Minneapolis leaders. The team details those …

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    10 Jan 12
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    A Farmington man who was hit while walking on a freeway ramp in Minneapolis has died. 26-year-old Adam Davis was killed on Sunday when a vehicle traveling north in the right lane saw Davis and …

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    28 Dec 11
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    A 21-year-old man accused of assaulting a Mankato woman last year is now facing additional charges for allegedly faking an email threat from his victim. Quyumba Wilson, of Minneapolis, was sentenced in March for stalking …

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    19 Dec 11
  • Robbery1

    Area police are saying an armed man suspected of robbing banks in Prior Lake and Shakopee in the last few weeks has done it again – this time in Arden Hills. A masked suspect, dressed …

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    17 Nov 11
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    Two Faribault teenagers were among five people injured in a two-vehicle accident Thursday south of Shieldsville. Zachary Hoaglund, 17, and Mikayla Holter, 16, were ejected from their vehicle after Hoaglund lost control on a curve, …

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    14 Nov 11
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    New Prague Area School DistrictOne question for levy renewal and increase of $100 per pupil:PASSED – 1829, 57.82% Four open school board seats (four-year terms):Kytyn Schoenbauer – 1730, 17.98%Dennis Havlicek (incumbent) – 1692, 17.58%Jeanne Kubes …

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    09 Nov 11