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  • Sheriff IDs Walker man stabbed to death

    LONGVILLE, Minn. (AP) – Authorities have released the name of a Walker man who was stabbed to death over the weekend. Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch identifies the victim as 31-year-old James Raymond Elmberg. Deputies …

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    07 Feb 12
  • A-H teachers union backs sexuality policy change

    COON RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) – The teachers union in Minnesota’s largest school district has endorsed a proposed replacement for a policy that requires teachers to stay neutral when issues of sexual orientation come up in …

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    07 Feb 12
  • Paul rallies GOP support in St. Cloud, Minneapolis

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) – U.S. Rep. Ron Paul is rallying supporters in St. Cloud and Minneapolis as his campaign looks to Minnesota for its first state win in the Republican presidential race. The Texas …

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    07 Feb 12
  • Man pleads guilty in Minn. Somali terror case

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A Somali-American man has admitted he raised money to help send people from Minnesota to Somalia to fight with al-Shabab. Twenty-seven-year-old Ahmed Hussein Mahamud pleaded guilty Monday to one count of conspiracy …

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    07 Feb 12
  • Hwy 101

    When he met with local government leaders in Scott County last week, Gov. Mark Dayton pledged his support for raising the 101 river crossing between Shakopee and Chanhassen and making it four lanes from the …

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    07 Feb 12
  • crime tape

    A 31-year-old suicide victim was found under the Highway 41 Minnesota River bridge in Scott County on Sunday evening. Scott County Sheriff’s Det. Sgt. Phil Nawrocki tells the Chaska Herald that the Chaska Police Department …

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    07 Feb 12
  • Ramsey-Farsee

    Despite previous convictions for several other violent crimes, a Minneapolis man will walk away with a probation sentence for striking his girlfriend and kicking a security guard while he was at Mystic Lake Casino last …

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    07 Feb 12
  • Man accused of breaking into house, beating up brother

    A 20-year-old Inver Grove Heights man is accused of breaking into a Shakopee home last week to beat up his brother, according to charges filed in Scott County District Court. Police received a call at …

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    07 Feb 12