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  • Jordan Moves Closer to New Library Plan

    Despite recent debates and disagreements on the Jordan city council, all council members were on board last night with a proposal from the county to combine a new senior housing facility with a new public …

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    04 Aug 11
  • City of Lakeville Wins Appeal in Deer-Crash Lawsuit

    The Minnesota Court of Appeals has sided with the city of Lakeville in a lawsuit over a 2009 crash involving a city vehicle, a citizen, and a deer. Two Lakeville employees were driving for city …

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    04 Aug 11
  • Savage Council to Decide Fate of Forest

    The last step in the fate of a rare forest near Prior Lake-Savage Area High School may soon be decided by the Savage City Council. The Council is expected to take action on a revised …

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    03 Aug 11
  • Vandals Hit Faribault Playground

    Faribault police are searching for information in the recent vandalism of a children’s playground. Caren Hoffman, director of A Child’s Delight, told the Faribault Daily News the vandals climbed a 6-foot wooden fence to enter …

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    03 Aug 11
  • Charged Against Chaska Teacher Dropped

    A disorderly conduct charge against a Chaska Middle School East teacher has been dropped. John Saindon, a Victoria resident who has taught in District 112 for 18 years, was accused in May of grabbing a …

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    03 Aug 11
  • More Delays Expected at 169/494 Interchange

    If you’re driving in the Eden Prairie area anytime soon, watch out for delays at the ongoing Highway 169/Interstate 494 interchange project. The ramp from southbound 169 to westbound I-494 closed at 6 a.m. this …

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    02 Aug 11
  • Unusual Jail Time for Man Convicted of Fatal Hit-and-Run in Mankato

    In an unusual sentencing, a Mankato man who struck and killed a man with his car at a downtown party must serve 10 years probation and one weekend of jail per year on the anniversary …

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    02 Aug 11
  • Faribault Woman Charged in Two Drug Cases

    A Faribault woman faces multiple drug charges after police executed two search warrants at her home over the last three weeks. 34-year-old Heather Oldeen has two separate cases filed against her in Rice County District …

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    02 Aug 11