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    The chairman of the Carver County Republican Party has resigned from his post and is accused of sexually touching a 16-year-old female.   Thirty-six-year-old Paul Scott Zunker, of Waconia, faces two counts of second-degree criminal …

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    16 Sep 11
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    The man killed in a rear-end crash in Jordan on Monday has been identified as a Belle Plaine man. 34-year-old Tony Ess was stopped at a green light on Highway 169 at the Highway 282 …

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    15 Sep 11
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    Just in time for today’s chilly temperatures, the Faribault Woolen Mill company will hold a ribbon cutting to launch a new era of blanket production. After two years of silence, the historic Faribault Woolen Mills …

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    15 Sep 11
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    A 28-year-old Le Center man is facing double the charges for committing the same crime twice in three weeks. The Le Center Police Department and Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Department received a tip in mid-August …

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    14 Sep 11
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    Canterbury Park in Shakopee concluded its live horse racing season on Sunday, and the average attendance at the track increased for a third consecutive year to a Canterbury Park record of 6,143.   But the …

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    13 Sep 11
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    Although they got an unexpected extra week of summer vacation, the kids at Jordan Elementary school are now back in the classroom after a mold problem delayed the start of the 2011-2012 school year. Students …

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    13 Sep 11
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    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
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    The long-time pastor of New Prague’s Holy Trinity Lutheran Church announced this weekend his decision to resign. Pastor Steve Trewartha told his congregation Sunday that he is leaving after 20 years of leadership at the …

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    12 Sep 11