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  • MPCA offers truckers loans to help fuel costs

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – With diesel fuel prices climbing to $4 per gallon, Minnesota is offering long-haul truckers low-interest loans to help them save money, stay cool this summer and reduce pollution on overnight …

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    27 Mar 12
  • XXX 01-Faribault-Woolen-Mill_MG_0639.JPG

    Business is booming again at the historic Faribault Woolen Mill Co., which re-opened for business just seven months ago after several years with shuttered doors.

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    27 Mar 12
  • Chase

    Dmitri Quillan Van Valkenburg, 38, is charged with first-degree driving while impaired and fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle, both felonies, as well as a misdemeanor count of fleeing on foot. On the …

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    27 Mar 12
  • embezzlement1

    A woman from Plymouth is facing a number of felony charges after stealing more than $12,000 from a Lakeville family with whom she was living. Deanna Michelle Turnbaugh, 32, has been charged in Dakota County …

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    27 Mar 12
  • coenbros

    MEDFORD, Minn. (AP) – The Coen Brothers needed some bare trees in the background for their latest film project. The trees on the East Coast had already started to bud, so the …

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    26 Mar 12
  • Parks (1)

    Carver County and nine other metro counties and cities with regional parks are at odds with greater Minnesota over how money from the Legacy Fund should be dispersed. The Parks and Trails Legacy Fund raises …

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    26 Mar 12
  • Travis Denis2

    A Shakopee man remains hospitalized with a traumatic brain injury after being beaten up at his ex-girlfriend’s townhome. The incident occurred Sunday around 2 a.m. at Clifton Townhomes when Mark Letourneau, 31, showed up to the townhome uninvited.

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    23 Mar 12
  • Mohamoud2

    A Shakopee police detective investigating a beating at a Shakopee townhome complex was injured when he tried to intervene in a different assault. Officer Cody Horner was searching the grounds of Clifton Townhomes, looking for …

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    23 Mar 12