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    Shakopee police Wednesday arrested two Bloomington men in connection with an attempted robbery Tuesday night that resulted in gunfire at the Walmart store in Shakopee. The men are 20 and 21 years of age, according …

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    28 Jan 16
  • Scott County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Facility

    In a typical year, the Scott County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Facility closes from December 20 through January 5 to allow staff to thoroughly clean and restock the facility.  This year, however, that closure was extended to …

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    20 Jan 16
  • Bruce Collins

    Le Sueur County Sheriff Dave Tietz announced that Investigator Bruce Collins was recently named Investigator of the Year. Collins, the 20 year veteran with the Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office, received the award from the …

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    20 Jan 16
  • Minnesota teen accused in school plot case to stay in jail

    WASECA, Minn. (AP) – A Waseca teenager accused of planning a school attack will stay in a Minnesota jail for now. John LaDue, now 19, was supposed to go to a secure Georgia facility for …

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    07 Jan 16
  • Woman found dead in snow in Northfield

    NORTHFIELD, Minn. (AP) – Police in Northfield are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found in the snow outside a residence. Authorities say the woman’s body was discovered Sunday about 3 p.m. …

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    04 Jan 16
  • gavel

    CHASKA, Minn. (AP) – Two men have been indicted on first-degree felony murder charges in the death of a 90-year-old man who was robbed in his rural Carver County home. Thirty-five-year-old Reinol Vergara and 30-year-old …

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    10 Dec 15
  • Prior Lake woman dies after Eden Prairie crash

    A Monday evening crash in Eden Prairie claimed the life of a 66-year-old Prior Lake woman. The crash occurred at 8:21 p.m. at West 78th Street and Washington Avenue, and involved two vehicles. View Full …

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    02 Dec 15
  • Savage police seek suspect in gas station robbery

    A man wearing a blue surgical mask allegedly robbed the BP gas station in downtown Savage this past weekend. Police responded to a report of a robbery at BP, 4445 Highway 13 W., at 9:56 …

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    02 Dec 15