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  • 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
  • Johanna Mercedes Limpert Beeler

      APPLE VALLEY, Minn. (AP) – A 49-year-old Eagan woman has pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter in the 2012 death of her infant grandson. Johanna Mercedes Limpert Beeler entered the guilty plea last week in …

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    01 Oct 15
  • Authorities Boy dies after another teen says they took drug

    CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) – Authorities say a 17-year-old boy has died after another teen told deputies they had taken a synthetic drug bought off the Internet. The Carver County Sheriff’s Office says Alexander Snyder died …

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    01 Oct 15
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    Two U of M students were elected Homecoming Royalty on Saturday. The 2015 Homecoming King at the University of Minnesota is Matthew Detjen from Northfield. He is a Junior studying Animal Science and Marine Biology. …

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    29 Sep 15