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  • Hy-Vee sets sights on Shakopee

    New grocery options are on the horizon for Shakopee shoppers. Hy-Vee, an Iowa-based grocery store chain, has submitted an application to reguide and rezone property near Tahpah Park in west Shakopee for commercial use, according …

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    04 May 16
  • Summer mosquito control efforts set for Lonsdale

    The city of Lonsdale has announced that adult mosquito control applications will take place this summer at dusk, as conditions warrant. For the fourth year in a row, the city has contracted with Common Grounds …

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    04 May 16
  • Montgomery couple among local heroes to receive Red Cross award

    Three area residents who rescued a man trapped inside his vehicle submerged in a holding pond last fall are being recognized for their heroism and extraordinary actions.   The American Red Cross recently announced that …

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    02 May 16
  • Judge rules Minnesota teen in school plot case can go home

    WASECA, Minn. (AP) – A judge has ruled that a Minnesota teen who authorities say was planning a school attack two years ago can go home. Judge Joseph Chase on Wednesday cited expert evaluations concluding …

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    28 Apr 16
  • Arson suspected in fire that destroyed baseball grandstands

    WASECA, Minn. (AP) – Authorities suspect arson in the fire that destroyed the grandstands at a treasured baseball field in Waseca earlier this month. The blaze broke out April 6 at Tink Larson Field. The …

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    26 Apr 16
  • The Latest Tributes to Prince spring up across the US

    CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) – The Latest on the death of pop superstar Prince (all times local): 1 a.m. Tributes to Prince are springing up across the country, on buildings, bridges and Broadway. In New Orleans, …

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    22 Apr 16
  • Couple found fatally beaten in Shakopee home

    SHAKOPEE, Minn. (AP) – Police say two people have been found beaten to death in a Shakopee home. Officers were called to a residence on a welfare check about 12:00 a.m. Tuesday. Authorities say a …

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    12 Apr 16
  • Cold, precipitation put damper on Minnesota spring fieldwork

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Below-normal temperatures and intermittent rain and snow combine to put a damper on spring fieldwork across Minnesota. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says only 1.7 days were suitable for fieldwork …

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    12 Apr 16