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  • Longtime Minnesota congressman Oberstar dies at 79

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former U.S. Representative Jim Oberstar, who served northeastern Minnesota for 36 years, has died. He was 79. A statement released by his family says Oberstar died Saturday morning in his sleep. …

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    05 May 14
  • Kevin Casserly of Anoka

      WINONA, Minn. (AP) — A group of men on their way to the Kentucky Derby for a bachelor party made a gruesome discovery after they pulled their rented RV over in Winona: a body …

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    05 May 14
  • 1 Dead, 1 Injured in Chanhassen Crash

      One person is dead after a two-vehicle crash in Chanhassen Thursday afternoon. According to the Carver County Sheriff’s Office, an eastbound vehicle on Flying Cloud Drive hit a guard rail at Stoughton Avenue, and …

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    02 May 14
  • Minnesota man convicted of 1st-, 2nd-degree murder

      LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota homeowner who shot and killed two teenagers during a break-in has been convicted of premeditated murder. Byron Smith had claimed he was simply defending himself during the …

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    30 Apr 14
  • Lawmakers move to preserve online voter signup

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton has signed a bill preserving an online voter registration system overseen by Minnesota’s secretary of state. State lawmakers quickly approved the bill and sent it to …

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    30 Apr 14
  • 4 Montgomery Residents Arrested, Charged with Burglary and Theft

      Four young people from Montgomery have been charged with burglary and theft in incidents which took place in several jurisdictions last year. Luis Helvin Pascual Ulloa age 19, Nichole Louise Jerdee age 20, and two juvenile males …

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    30 Apr 14
  • KCHK Local News

    Canterbury Park officials announced Tuesday plans for a $2.5 million event and exposition center. The 30,000-square-foot structure will increase Canterbury’s available event space to more than 100,000 square feet, making it the fourth largest exhibit …

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    30 Apr 14
  • trojan

      Congratulations to New Prague students Hallie O’Neill, Matt Schoenbauer, and Jacki Sleavin they were accepted for All State Choir and Jacob Hurt and Katie McGannon who are alternates. Students who are accepted will get …

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    30 Apr 14