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  • Chanhassen Rated 10th-Best among U.S. Small Towns

    Money magazine has ranked Chanhassen as 10th best small town in the United States. It’s a slight drop from last year, when the city placed second in the country for best small towns, but the …

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    16 Aug 11
  • City-County Agreement Sets Stage for Jordan Library

    The town of Nerstrand is searching for a new mayor after Joel Hochschild resigned earlier this month amid questions about the process with which he approved the purchase of street repairs and a new fire …

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    16 Aug 11
  • Jordan Mayor Charged with Disorderly Conduct

    The Scott County Attorney’s Office told KCHK yesterday it is charging Jordan Mayor Pete Ewals with disorderly conduct over an alleged incident at Ballard Sunder Funeral Home last month. Ewals allegedly got into a physical …

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    16 Aug 11
  • Man on ATV Hits Four Mankato Squad Cars, Leads Police on Chase

    A 34-year-old Mankato man was arrested after police say he led them on a chase on an all-terrain vehicle and deliberately struck four squad cars. Police say an officer saw the ATV commit several traffic …

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    15 Aug 11
  • Pool Drowning Victim ID’d as Chaska Resident

    Hennepin County authorities say a 5-year-old Chaska girl has died after being found unresponsive in a swimming pool. The sheriff’s office said Saturday that deputies responded Wednesday afternoon to a report of a girl found …

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    15 Aug 11
  • Shakopee Man Killed in S.D. Motorcycle Crash

    The South Dakota Highway Patrol says a Shakopee man was killed after his motorcycle slid into the rear of a stopped pickup on U.S. Highway 85. The Rapid City Journal reports that the brake on …

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    15 Aug 11
  • U.S. Republican presidential candidates Mitt Romney (L), Michele Bachmann (C) and Tim Pawlenty attend the Republican presidential debate in Ames, Iowa August 11, 2011.

    Republicans Michele Bachmann and Tim Pawlenty clashed repeatedly over their records during a presidential debate on Thursday, two days before they vie for conservative support in a straw poll that could make or break their campaigns.

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    12 Aug 11
  • Jordan Sex Offender Loses Release Appeal

    A recent Minnesota Appeals Court decision will keep a notorious local sex offender locked up indefinitely. Scott County District Court Judge Caroline Lennon ruled last September that James Rud should be placed at the state’s …

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    08 Aug 11