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  • Prior Lake police seeking a suspect believed to be passing counterfeit bills

    Prior Lake police are seeking a suspect believed to be passing counterfeit $50 bills at local businesses. Police have received three recent reports of the bills, which appear authentic at a glance. The bills were …

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    18 Jan 17
  • State grants $34 million to expand rural broadband, one project in Le Sueur County

    ST. PAUL — A new round of state grants could extend broadband to thousands of businesses and households throughout areas of rural Minnesota, including a portion of Le Sueur County, that now are without reliable …

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    18 Jan 17
  • Fire consumes rural Lonsdale home

    A fire destroyed a home in rural Lonsdale Saturday afternoon. Firefighters from Lonsdale, Northfield, Faribault and Montgomery were called to the 11000 block of Falls Trail in Lonsdale around 11:30 a.m. after reports of a garage fire, according to …

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    10 Jan 17
  • New Administrator named at Mayo Clinic Health System in New Prague

    Tom Borowski has been named site administrator for Mayo Clinic Health System in New Prague. Tom succeeds Mary Klimp, who has been named vice chair of administration for Mayo Clinic Health System in southwest Minnesota. …

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    10 Jan 17
  • Employee killed at Shakopee malt plant

    SHAKOPEE, Minn. (AP) – Police say a man has died in an accident at malt production plant in Shakopee. Officers were called to Rahr Malting Co. about 9:15 p.m. Monday where a worker was found …

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    03 Jan 17
  • Simpleviewer

    The KCHK/Evolution Shirts in Henderson Cross Country Coozie Contest winner for the month of December was Nan Corazalla of Millersburg, MN visiting in Texas. Nan has won a KCHK “Don’t Polka Fun at Me, I …

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    02 Jan 17
  • Fatal crash near Jordan on Hwy 21

    The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a fatal crash near the intersection of Highway 21 and Scott County Road 8 (220th Street) between New Prague and Jordan. The crash occurred about 5:25 p.m. Monday, Dec. …

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    27 Dec 16
  • Minnesota high school principal faces child porn charges

    CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) – A Minnesota high school principal has been charged with seven counts of possessing child pornography. Forty-four-year-old Timothy Dorway was charged Thursday in Carver County. Bail was set at $100,000 ahead of …

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    16 Dec 16