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  • Pattern of sexual harassment, assault alleged at Minnesota

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – University of Minnesota officials this summer noted a “concerning pattern” of misconduct by football players, including allegations of sexual assault and harassment. Players were accused of sexual assault twice …

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    16 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
  • Minneapolis man charged with raping 10-year-old girl

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A 34-year-old Minneapolis man is accused of raping a 10-year-old girl in the hallway of the Riverside Plaza apartment complex. Ahmed Hersi Abdi was charged Tuesday with two felony counts of …

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    08 Oct 15
  • 2nd Minnesota officer placed on leave during video hit probe

    RICHFIELD, Minn. (AP) – A second Minnesota police officer is on paid administrative leave during an investigation of a video that appears to show an officer pushing and striking a teen. The Richfield Police Department …

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    08 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