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  • Carver County to inspect boats for zebra mussels

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Carver County officials say that starting this spring, all boats entering Lake Minnewashta will be checked for zebra mussels. The Star Tribune reports it’s the first time the state Department of Natural …

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    30 Jan 12
  • Cabana Tan

    Savage police say they will not investigate a report of peepholes found at a Savage tanning salon because no victims have come forward. Earlier this month, police received information about possible peepholes found at the …

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    30 Jan 12
  • st peter hospital

    The Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter is reeling after losing six psychiatrists responsible for treating more than 375 patients, and now the state’s only hospital for mentally ill and dangerous patients has almost no …

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    30 Jan 12
  • MnDOT, State Patrol become social media savvy for traffic updates

    The Minnesota State Patrol and Minnesota Department of Transportation are teaming up to make it easier to access their information during winter storms—especially for fans of social media. The Patrol and MnDOT will now use …

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    30 Jan 12
  • cocaine

    A New Prague man could face 45 years in prison for allegedly selling drugs to an undercover agent. Cole Douglas Larson, 20, is charged in Le Sueur County with two counts of a controlled substance …

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    30 Jan 12
  • Proposed constitutional amendment for voter ID

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Republican lawmakers want their constituents to decide whether a photo ID is needed at the election polls. Rep. Mary Kiffmeyer and Sen. Scott Newman are proposing a constitutional amendment that …

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    27 Jan 12
  • Claims filed for work lost during shutdown

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Claims against the state for interrupted road work during last summer’s government shutdown are piling up. So far, 29 claims by highway contractors who lost work have been settled for …

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    27 Jan 12
  • Police: Pest control worker interrupts assault

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A pest control worker is credited with interrupting a violent domestic assault in St. Paul and summoning police. A criminal complaint says the worker knocked on a door Tuesday afternoon …

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    27 Jan 12