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  • Travis Allan Olsen1

    A Carver County jury has found a 37-year-old Travis Allan Olsen guilty of first-degree criminal sexual conduct for assaulting a 12-year-old girl in Chaska. The registered Level 3 sex offender from Prior Lake allegedly assaulted the …

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    22 Sep 11
  • Construction intersection

    After months of detours, County Road 101 in Shakopee will officially re-open Thursday. A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held at 10:30 a.m. at the northwest corner of the Marschall Road intersection, near Perkins Restaurant. There …

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    21 Sep 11
  • 5T0F_Episcopal_Church_Photo_31

    A month-long Facebook contest that invites the public to vote for landmarks they would like to see receive preservation funding will now include a historic Belle Plaine church. American Express and the National Trust for …

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    21 Sep 11
  • vaccine

    Scott County Public Health will be providing adults-only seasonal flu vaccination clinics at senior sites around the county this flu season. A clinic will be held Wednesday from 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the …

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    21 Sep 11
  • Vandusartz1

    A former youth and varsity hockey coach in Prior Lake and Savage has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a student. James Vandusartz, 57, of Burnsville, pleaded guilty last week to felony third-degree criminal sexual conduct …

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    21 Sep 11
  • Menden1

    Scott County Commissioners can’t seem to agree on the best way to balance the budget. Despite approving a 2012 tax levy of 0.9 percent last week, board members didn’t see eye-to-eye on the best way …

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    20 Sep 11
  • national merit

    A senior a Prior Lake-Savage High School is a semifinalist in the 57th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Samuel Prohaska of Prior Lake is among 16,000 semifinalists in the running for approximately 8,300 National Merit …

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    20 Sep 11
  • cell phone 21

    Four women who attempted a crime spree in Savage were tracked down quickly by authorities when police discovered—there’s an app for that! Three women entered Metro Dental Care on August 18, and one distracted the …

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    20 Sep 11