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  • Menden1

    Scott County Commissioners can’t seem to agree on the best way to balance the budget. Despite approving a 2012 tax levy of 0.9 percent last week, board members didn’t see eye-to-eye on the best way …

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    20 Sep 11
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    Le Sueur police are investigating a string of burglaries over the last few weeks that have a common thread but appear to be unrelated. Juvenile mischief appears to be the theme among three burglaries between …

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    19 Sep 11
  • Tieva 1

    Belle Plaine police are searching for the suspect in an armed robbery at Sparetime Tavern last Friday night. The robber entered the bar on Main Street around 11:15 p.m. and waited for three customers who …

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    16 Sep 11
  • David_Techam1

    In exchange for their rescue efforts at a late-night residential fire last month, the Carver County Sheriff’s Office is being dealing with a claim of police brutality. David Techam, a 68-year-old Chanhassen man and disabled …

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    12 Sep 11
  • Jordan History1

    The 28th annual Heimatfest kicks off in Jordan today, and the Scott County Historical Society is sponsoring a history scavenger hunt in conjunction with this weekend’s festivities. Pick up your scavenger hunt clues at the …

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    09 Sep 11
  • Brown1

    A 58-year-old Apple Valley man is facing felony charges after allegedly attempting to hire an 8-year-old prostitute from an undercover law enforcement officer. Gary Willis Brown is charged with offering to hire a minor to …

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    09 Sep 11
  • brugger1

    A man who escaped from law enforcement during a CT scan at a Faribault hospital is facing charges for his time on the run. Brad Brugger is charged with one felony and one gross misdemeanor …

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    09 Sep 11
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    A 30-year-old Mankato man is facing felony charges after he allegedly left the scene of a crash Friday on Highway 169 in Mankato. A state trooper was called to the scene, just north of the …

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    08 Sep 11