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  • USDA Minnesota farmers still assessing storm damage

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture says farmers are still assessing the damage after strong thunderstorms moved across northern and central parts of Minnesota last week. The agency said in its …

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    19 Jul 16
  • Woman charged in 3 overdose deaths

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A Twin Cities area woman is accused of selling drugs to three people who overdosed and died all within the last year. Thirty-year-old Beverly Burrell is jailed on $1 million bond and …

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    14 Jul 16
  • Information released on Elko New Market shooting

    On Monday July 11, 2016 at 11:14am the Scott County Sheriff’s Office received a call of an intoxicated male shooting a firearm into the ground at a residence in the city of New Market, Scott …

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    12 Jul 16
  • 3 charged in assault

    Three people have been arrested and charged in connection with an assault on a juvenile male that resulted in severe injuries last week. Bryton Alexander Nelson, 21, of Montgomery, faces charges for assault, while two …

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    12 Jul 16
  • 2 charged with killing suspected drug informant

      OWATONNA, Minn. (AP) – Prosecutors say two men accused of fatally shooting a man in Steele County believed he was a drug informant. The two men are expected to make initial court appearances in …

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    07 Jul 16
  • Officers cleared in fatal Burnsville shooting

    BURNSVILLE, Minn. (AP) – A grand jury in Dakota County has concluded a fatal shooting by police in Burnsville was justified. Thirty-eight-year-old Map Kong, of Chaska, was fatally shot in the parking lot of a …

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    22 Jun 16
  • 169_41 crash ends in fatality

    A crash at the Highway 41 and Highway 169 intersection resulted in a fatality Monday afternoon. At 3:30 p.m. June 20, a Mercury Grand Marquis, driven by Faye Kuhlmann, 75, of Algona, Iowa, was traveling along …

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    21 Jun 16
  • Tornadoes touch down in southern Minnesota but no damage

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A line of storms crossing southern Minnesota has dumped several inches of rain and kicked up strong winds. The National Weather Service reports three tornadoes touched down in south-central Minnesota on Tuesday …

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    15 Jun 16