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    A Shakopee man driving the wrong way on a Chaska road was killed in a head-on crash Friday evening. Martin Ballines Rios, 40, of Shakopee died in the accident near the intersection of Audubon Road …

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    21 Nov 11
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    A Chaska resident and area fire chief has been named Fire Officer of the Year by the Minnesota State Fire Chief Association. Scott Gerber received the award last month at the group’s annual conference in …

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    21 Nov 11
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    If you want an insider’s look at local law enforcement, the Scott County Sheriff’s Office is now taking applications for the annual Sheriff’s Citizens Academy. The purpose of the course is to increase citizens’ awareness …

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    17 Nov 11
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    The Minnesota Public Transit Association has awarded SouthWest Transit in Scott and Carver Counties the Management Innovation Award in recognition of its “Park-Out” program. This program reduces fuel and maintenance costs without reducing service hours …

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    17 Nov 11
  • Byro

    A press release from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety: Family members are now offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the vehicle and driver involved in a hit and run near Gaylord. The …

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    17 Nov 11
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    Area police are saying an armed man suspected of robbing banks in Prior Lake and Shakopee in the last few weeks has done it again – this time in Arden Hills. A masked suspect, dressed …

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    17 Nov 11
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    A Savage man is accused of assaulting a mentally vulnerable Prior Lake woman just months after he was charged with financially taking advantage of her. Jay Allen Stier, 31, is charged with two counts of …

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    16 Nov 11
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    A level 3 sex offender who disappeared from a halfway house two weeks ago is back in custody. Clarence Robinson, 39, was taken into custody early Sunday morning when Minneapolis police responded to a break-in …

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    16 Nov 11