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    U.S. Congressman John Kline spent some time near Le Sueur late last month to meet with ag industry leaders and discuss looming federal regulations that could impact local agriculture. The hour-long roundtable at the home …

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    01 Nov 11
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    A 29-year-old Shakopee man is facing several criminal charges after stealing a pizza delivery vehicle, driving drunk and crashing into a garage. A Domino’s Pizza driver had just delivered a pizza on the evening of …

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    01 Nov 11
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    The Chaska Police Department is requesting the public’s help in identifying the suspects involved in the armed robbery of a SuperAmerica in Chaska. Three suspects, wearing masks and white surgical gloves, entered the store just …

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    28 Oct 11
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    Waseca County officials are cautioning voters to watch out for invalid absentee ballot applications being mass distributed in Waldorf and Pemberton. Joyce Oliver, Waseca County auditor-treasurer, told the Mankato Free Press it’s creating a mess …

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    28 Oct 11
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    Two reports about possible child luring in Mankato have prompted a warning from the Mankato Department of Public Safety. Both incidents involved a similar vehicle and suspect, and happened about 3 p.m. at or near …

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    28 Oct 11
  • Doyle Kennefick house

    One of the only remaining Civil War-era homes in Scott County is under scrutiny this week before the county board. The original homestead at Doyle-Kennefick Regional Park Reserve housed the same family since it was …

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    26 Oct 11
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    A 43-year-old woman is facing four felony charges in Rice County after allegedly stabbing her boyfriend in the neck. Kimberly Rae Berry was charged Monday with first degree attempted murder and three assault charges. The …

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    26 Oct 11
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    A 23-year-old Faribault man was sentenced Tuesday to more than four years in prison for his role in the Cannon River crash that killed Brittney Landsverk. Mitchell Bongers pleaded guilty two months ago to criminal …

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    26 Oct 11