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  • 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
  • 5 injured, 4 arrested in SW Minn. stabbing

    MORTON, Minn. (AP) – Authorities have arrested four suspects after an early morning stabbing that injured five people at a home in southwestern Minnesota. Redwood County sheriff’s officers say they responded to a stabbing call …

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    07 Feb 12
  • Minn. GOP precinct to test-drive photo ID scanner

    STILLWATER, Minn. (AP) – Republicans who attend a party caucus gathering at one Stillwater precinct will get to try registering with a photo ID scanner. The GOP activists who organized the Rutherford Elementary School caucus …

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    07 Feb 12