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  • Property Taxes

    First half property taxes are due to your local government center Tuesday. At the Scott County Government Center in Shakopee, the customer service window will be open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The drive-through …

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    15 May 12
  • Escaped security hospital patient captured after 24-hour search

    A patient at the St. Peter Regional Treatment Center walked away from the facility last week and was missing for almost 24 hours before a turkey hunter and a K-9 unit helped capture him. William …

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    15 May 12
  • TCU-TriCityUnitedTitans

    Individuals and families in the Le Center or Montgomery-Lonsdale school districts who want to play a historic part in the school consolidation are invited to help choose the new school song. The two school districts’ …

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    11 May 12
  • road construction

    Northbound traffic on Hwy 169 near Jordan will encounter detours this weekend as the Minnesota Department of Transportation completes culvert repair work in the area. The northbound lanes will be closed at Highway 282 all …

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    11 May 12
  • Eagan man charged with stealing from sports camps

    HASTINGS, Minn. (AP) — An Eagan coach is charged with stealing money from the basketball and soccer camps he ran for the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan school district. Dakota County Attorney James Backstrom says 60-year-old Kurt Bruce …

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    11 May 12
  • Security hospital patient charged in stabbing

    ST. PETER, Minn. (AP) — Prosecutors have charged a Minnesota Security Hospital patient with attempted murder for allegedly stabbing his mother while on a pass at a nearby park. Forty-eight-year-old Burton James Ewing Jr. remains …

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    11 May 12
  • Baby’s cries help family get out of burning home

    EMMONS, Minn. (AP) — An Emmons mother says her 10-month-old baby is a hero because her cries alerted the family that the house was on fire. Samantha Meeks says if it weren’t for Khalette Meeks-Radke, …

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    11 May 12
  • Vikings, U of Minn. agree on TCF Bank Stadium use

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings and the University of Minnesota have reached preliminary agreement on the Vikings’ use of TCF Bank Stadium during construction of a new Vikings stadium. The letter of intent provides …

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    11 May 12