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  • Sheriff charges in threat against TCU staffer should come next week

      Law enforcement officials have identified two or three juveniles as suspects in connection with an emailed threat that put Tri-City United High School on alert. Le Sueur County Sheriff Dave Tietz on Friday said …

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    03 Nov 15
  • Father accused of trying to kill children, himself

    LAKEVILLE, Minn. (AP) – Police say two young children are safe after their father attempted to kill them and himself in Lakeville. Authorities say a family member found the father and his sons, ages 2 …

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    29 Oct 15
  • Man charged with killing his grandmother in Farmington

    HASTINGS, Minn. (AP) – A Farmington man is charged with killing his 84-year-old grandmother last week. Dakota County prosecutors Monday charged 35-year-old Timothy Robert Steele with second-degree murder. Steele is accused of killing Agnes Marie …

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    20 Oct 15
  • Cy Wolf, 85

    Multiple local news sources are reporting the sudden death of a longtime Jordan city leader and community member. Cy Wolf, 85, was hit an killed by a vehicle Thursday night. It happened on Highway 282 …

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    19 Oct 15
  • Mystic Lake to add new hotel, convention center

    PRIOR LAKE, Minn. (AP) – Mystic Lake Casino Hotel has announced plans to add a second hotel and convention center to its entertainment complex near Prior Lake. Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community and Mystic Lake officials …

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    15 Oct 15
  • School district seeks $3M from farmer who sued over bonds

      GAYLORD, Minn. (AP) – A Minnesota school district is seeking nearly $3 million from a farmer who sued to try to invalidate a successful $43 million bond referendum. Sibley East Public Schools in Gaylord …

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    07 Oct 15
  • Man charged with shooting, wounding 2 in Chaska

      CHASKA, Minn. (AP) – A Jordan man is charged with shooting and wounding his father and ex-girlfriend in Chaska last week. Thirty-eight-year-old Joshua Gilpin appeared Tuesday in Carver County court on charges of attempted …

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    07 Oct 15
  • Minnesota farmers make big gains in soybean, beet harvests

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota farmers were able to harvest more than one-third of their soybean and sugar beet crops during an ideal week for fieldwork. According to the USDA’s weekly Minnesota crop …

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    06 Oct 15