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  • Mystic Lake - Canterbury

    SHAKOPEE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Racing Commission has approved a business deal between the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community and Canterbury Park. The commission voted 5-3 Wednesday to approve the deal. The tribe offered the …

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    14 Jun 12
  • Davy

    A 15-year-old girl missing from Lakeville since Monday has been located, and her father has been taken into custody. Lakeville police say they located the pair Thursday, after issuing a statewide crime alert and asking …

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    14 Jun 12
  • Boy, 13, pulled from Lake Superior dies

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – A teenager who was pulled from Lake Superior off the Duluth shore has died. The St. Louis County sheriff’s office says 13-year-old Jeffrey Watson Junior died about 3:45 p.m. Tuesday at …

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    13 Jun 12
  • Uncapped sewage line blamed for Freeborn explosion

    FREEBORN, Minn. (AP) – Fire officials say an uncapped sewage line was the cause of an explosion that injured a man last week near the southern Minnesota town of Freeborn. Fire Chief Steve Seipp (SIPE) …

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    13 Jun 12
  • Mother accused of leaving children in hot car

    BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) – A 21-year-old woman is facing criminal charges in Beltrami County after her four children were left in a sweltering car in a Target parking lot. A criminal complaint says Bianca Hazelrigg …

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    13 Jun 12
  • Officials ID missing boater on Lake Pepin

    BAY CITY, Wis. (AP) – The Pierce County sheriff’s office has released the name of the man missing after he fell from a boat into Lake Pepin. The man is identified as 38-year-old Troy Goehrs …

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    13 Jun 12
  • Voluntary use hurts Minn. drug monitor program

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Supporters of Minnesota’s two-year-old prescription drug monitoring program say it’s helped detect patients who might be addicted to pain medication, but they worry that not enough doctors are using the …

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    13 Jun 12
  • Pawlenty joins board of frac sand company

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty has joined the board of directors of Smart Sand, a Pennsylvania company building a large silica sand plant in Wisconsin. Smart Sand’s 1,100-acre plant is …

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    13 Jun 12