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  • Approximate proposed location for Vikings stadium in Shakopee

    One week into his new tenure, Shakopee Mayor Brad Tabke is trying to convince his constituents to watch Vikings football from within city limits. And he’s trying to convince Governor Mark Dayton, too. Tabke will …

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    11 Jan 12
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    A Lakeville man was thrown from his pick-up truck on Cedar Avenue Monday morning, just moments after fleeing the scene of another hit-and-run accident with another vehicle. According to police, Jason Fields, 40, of Lakeville, …

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    10 Jan 12
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A New Prague woman has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for threatening to kill several law enforcement officers. U.S. District Judge Paul Magnuson on Monday sentenced 47-year-old Kim …

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    10 Jan 12
  • View of 409 Central Ave., the site of Thursday night's drug bust, from the parking lot of the New Prague Area School District's CEC Building

    After more than a month-long investigation, the New Prague Police Department last night executed a drug-related search warrant at a home across the street from the school district’s CEC building. According to the a press …

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    06 Jan 12
  • Feds focus on ex-con in series of bank robberies

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Federal investigators say they’re focused on an ex-con that has talked to groups about his criminal past as a suspect in a string of bank robberies across Minnesota. Dubbed the “Man in …

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    06 Jan 12
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    Despite a good relationship with the Shakopee Mdewakanton Dakota Community, the Prior Lake City Council this week decided to not comment on an SMDC proposal for more trust land. The request would place 23 acres …

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    06 Jan 12
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    Several New Prague businesses and parks were vandalized last week in incidents that appear similar in nature. On Dec. 27, a New Prague police officer was dispatched to two reports of vandalism just 15 minutes …

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    02 Jan 12
  • Photo credit: KSTP-TV

    The State Patrol says icy roads contributed to an early morning crash Monday that critically injured a Savage Police officer. Frank Mackall, 39, from Shakopee, was responding to an emergency call shortly after 1 a.m. …

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    02 Jan 12