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5 hrs ago | Star Tribune

Scott Couinty candidate's out-of-county home shouldn't matter, he says

Candidates for Scott County attorney both claim deep roots there, but one just recently moved to a home in the county.

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Related Topix: Scott County, MN, Eden Prairie, MN, Prior Lake, MN, Shakopee, MN, New Prague, MN

11 hrs ago | Star Tribune

Tevlin: Hell's Angels leader tells his story with the help of the cop who caught him

They were two guys heading in opposite directions, contrary career arcs destined to cross.

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16 hrs ago | Star Tribune

Counties struggle to collect property taxes from dodgers

He could write the check, but he knows the county tax collector won't do anything for a few years other than tacking on finance charges.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy

20 hrs ago | KSTP

Man Killed after Bus Argument in Minneapolis Identified

The shooting happened Thursday evening around 7 p.m. in a parking lot of the Penn Gas Stop on the 2600 block of Penn Avenue North.

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22 hrs ago | TwinCities

Minnetonka Beach man held after wife hit by car

A man was in custody Saturday after police said he unintentionally ran over his wife who was in the driveway of the couple's home about 25 miles west of St. Paul.

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Related Topix: Minnetonka Beach, MN, St. Paul, MN, Orono, MN

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Star Tribune

Minneapolis police arrest of community activist Al Flowers stirs anger

Al Flowers, a Minneapolis activist who spoke out last week against increasing violence in north Minneapolis, was arrested after an altercation with police officers at his home early Saturday.

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Star Tribune

Endorsements vs. primaries: A user's guide

As politically attentive Minnesotans know, major-party candidates can choose one of two paths to a primary election victory and a spot on the party's general election ballot.

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Related Topix: Opinion

Star Tribune

A House divided in the Republican governor's race

Some of the GOP candidates for governor of Minnesota: Dave Thompson, Jeff Johnson, Kurt Zellers, Marty Seifert and Scott Honour.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

KSTP

Mpls. Police Step Up Patrols in Wake of Violent Night

Repeated calls to end the violence in north Minneapolis have fallen on deaf ears.

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Star Tribune

Hennepin County Judge Wernick heads into retirement after career in criminal defense

From the public defender's office to the social justice movement to arguing before the U.S. Supreme Court at age 33, Hennepin County District Judge Mark Wernick's career hit a lot of highs before he retired this month.

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Related Topix: US Supreme Court, US News, Violent Crime

CBS Local

Mpls. Teen Paralyzed By Stray Bullet To Be Honored

In November 2010, 12-year-old Guadeloupe Galeno-Hernandez was paralyzed after being hit by a stray bullet which went through her throat and severed her spine.

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Star Tribune

"The Three-Minute Outdoorsman"

Jim Williams has been watching birds and writing about their antics since before "Gilligan's Island" went into reruns.

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Related Topix: University of Minnesota

Star Tribune

Arrest made in north Minneapolis homicide after bus fight

Minneapolis police officers arrested a juvenile Friday morning just hours after he was allegedly involved in a fight onboard a Metro Transit bus that spilled onto a north Minneapolis street and erupted in gunfire, leaving one person dead.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Fox's Jarrett pleads guilty to disorderly conduct

In this file photo provided by the Hennepin County, Minn., Sheriff's Office is Fox News anchor Gregg Jarrett.

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Marshall Independent

Pair arrested in shooting await court appearance

Two men arrested in connection with a shooting near Granite Falls on July 18 are waiting for their first appearance in Yellow Medicine County District Court, court records said Thursday.

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Related Topix: Granite Falls, MN, Yellow Medicine County, MN

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Sentinel

News, Sports, Jobs, Community Info

One of the Republican candidates for governor is touring southern Minnesota on the heels of receiving several endorsements from state legislators in the area.

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Related Topix: Minnesota, Fairmont, MN, Good Thunder, MN, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Star Tribune

Legislators pick sides in Republican governor's race

With an insider's eye, Hot Dish tracks the tastiest bits of Minnesota's political scene and keep you up-to-date on those elected to serve you.

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KSTP

Zellers Inks Tax Pledge in Minnesota Governor Race

Republican candidate Kurt Zellers has signed a group's pledge that rules out any new taxes and most fees as budget options if he becomes Minnesota governor.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Mark Dayton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Governors

City Pages

Everyone struggling to get info about cell phone tracking program

Everyone from journalists to politicians to activists have been fighting for years to learn the details behind Minnesota's controversial Kingfish and Stingray cell phone tracking programs, but lately, the state's been leaving them empty-handed.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Star Tribune

Orono man jailed five days for junky yard

James Eli Shiffer, the Star Tribune's watchdog and data editor, digs into data and documents to uncover the news.

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Related Topix: Orono, MN

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