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  • Dayton: Minnesota Security Hospital needs upgrades

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Gov. Mark Dayton says the Minnesota Security Hospital that houses patients who are mentally ill or dangerous isin need of upgrades to keep residents and staff safe. Dayton and Human Services Commissioner …

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    09 Feb 12
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    A Chaska family is recovering today after a car accident that could have been much worse. 21-year-old James Washington and his family were traveling south on the Highway 101 bridge near Shakopee, when the SUV …

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    09 Feb 12
  • GAMING ANNIVERSARY

    Two local Republican legislators have introduced a Racino bill to the Minnesota Senate. State Senate Majority Leader Dave Senjem, of Rochester, is the chief author of the legislation, while Senator Claire Robling, of Jordan, is …

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    09 Feb 12
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    Just a month after two Scott County Board members tried to fire County Administrator Gary Shelton, the latest board meeting agenda reveals that the county has hired a civil attorney to investigate an employee complaint …

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    09 Feb 12
  • NNCMNCAUCUS

    Individual precinct caucus results (alphabetical by town): Belle PlaineNewt Gingrich – 0.0%Ron Paul – 0.0%Mitt Romney – 0.0%Rick Santorum – 0.0%Write-In – 0.0% Chanhassen (P-1)Newt Gingrich – 21.74%Ron Paul – 19.57%Mitt Romney – 17.39%Rick Santorum …

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    08 Feb 12
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    The Montgomery community will have a special visitor this evening when the National Commander of the American Legion stops by the Montgomery American Legion Post for a social hour and traditional Czech dinner. Fang A. …

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    08 Feb 12
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    The Highway 101 bridge in Shakopee is open to traffic again after being closed in both directions during Wednesday morning’s rush hour due to a serious one-vehicle crash. Multiple people were injured when an SUV …

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    08 Feb 12
  • Charges: Man stabbed father 2 dozen times

    CROOKSTON, Minn. (AP) – A 27-year-old man is accused of stabbing his father two dozen times in the head and neck while killing him in a Crookston apartment. Jacob Abel was charged Tuesday with first- …

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    07 Feb 12