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  • Tyler Caputo

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – A Mankato man accused of providing the synthetic drugs that killed two people is being held on $1 million bail.  Tyler Caputo was arrested in suburban Chicago last week after leaving Minnesota …

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    06 Aug 14
  • KCHK's Summer Prize Extravaganza winner for July, Chuck Schwen, Wayzata

      KCHK’s Summer Prize Extravaganza winner for July is Chuck Schwen from Wayzata. Chuck registered at the Prior Lake VFW. In total, Chuck received just under $1,500 in prizes! Including: $800 Louisiana Wood Fire Pellet …

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    04 Aug 14
  • police line 2

      NORTHFIELD, Minn. (AP) – Minneapolis-area police have arrested a man in connection to an armed robbery that left a man lying in the road with a gunshot wound. WCCO-TV reports 27-year-old Shane Hejl of Northfield …

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    01 Aug 14
  • Minnesota starts stabilizing flood-damaged highway

    HENDERSON, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota officials have hired a contractor to start stabilizing a highway closed by flood and mudslide damage. The Minnesota Department of Transportation tells the Mankato Free Press that GeoStabilization International of …

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    31 Jul 14
  • Police looking for shooting suspect

      ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) – Rochester police are looking for a suspect who shot a victim in the face during a fight. The shooting happened Wednesday night. The Post-Bulletin reports the victim was shot in …

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    31 Jul 14
  • Lonsdale Fire Department responds to Tuesday Morning Fire

    A vacant motor home in Lonsdale was overcome by flames on Tuesday morning, the cause of the fire still under investigation.    Just before 8:30 a.m., the Lonsdale Fire Department received a page that there was …

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    30 Jul 14
  • police line 2

      The Northfield Police Department is investigating the armed robbery and shooting of a Northfield man that occurred early Tuesday morning.    Officers responded to a report of a possible gunshot in the area of Hwy. 3 …

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    30 Jul 14
  • Minnesota officials consider high-speed rail

      ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota officials are holding public meetings on a proposed high-speed train linking Rochester to the Twin Cities. Transportation planners from state and federal departments are evaluating possibilities for the Zip …

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    30 Jul 14