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  • 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
  • Father charged with severely injuring Mankato baby

    MANAKTO, Minn. (AP) – The father of a Mankato baby severely injured in late August is now charged with hurting the infant. Thirty-five-year-old Mohamud Hussein Ahmed was charged in Blue Earth County court Wednesday with …

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    02 Oct 15