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  • Local Legislative Districts

    The Minnesota Supreme Court’s redistricting plan for House, Senate and Congressional districts will have a big impact on area cities and counties. Most of Shakopee will now be in House District 55A along with Louisville …

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    22 Feb 12
  • pham1

    Although the evidence appears incriminating, a Shakopee man accused of growing large amounts of marijuana in his home has pleaded not guilty to an amended charge in Scott County Court. Tien Van Pham, 46, pleaded …

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    21 Feb 12
  • Peterson

    A recent Prior Lake High School graduate was among those killed Monday afternoon in a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 94 west of Alexandria. According to the State Patrol accident report, Lauren J. Peterson, 18, was …

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    21 Feb 12
  • Sled dog teams finish UP race after route change

    GRAND MARAIS, Mich. (AP) – A Ray, Minn., musher has won his third consecutive U.P. 200 sled dog race on a route changed this year due to lack of snow in parts of Michigan’s Upper …

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    20 Feb 12
  • Minn. House passes emergency sex offender bill

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The House has passed an emergency bill to close a loophole in sex offender law in response to the upcoming release of child molester Clarence Opheim. The House passed the …

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    20 Feb 12
  • Man’s body found in St. Paul is identified

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Authorities have released the name of a man whose body was found near a garage in St. Paul, and his death has been ruled a homicide. St. Paul police say …

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    20 Feb 12
  • 1 killed, 3 injured in Blue Earth home invasion

    BLUE EARTH, Minn. (AP) – A 38-year-old man is dead and three people are seriously injured after a masked man attacked them in a southern Minnesota home. Officials say a masked man entered the home …

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    20 Feb 12
  • Minn. Senate sends teacher testing bill to Gov.

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Senate has sent Gov. Mark Dayton a bill requiring teachers to pass a skills test. The bill requires Minnesota teachers to pass a basic skills test in reading, writing …

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    20 Feb 12