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Minnesota Department Of Corrections

Stillwater Prison

Investigation after inmate found dead in cell at Stillwater prison

Drug paraphernalia was found by officers inside the cell.

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Man dies in Rush City prison cell

The 26-year-old man had been incarcerated since 2013.

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Tattoo artist sought for new Minnesota prison program

The job at the Stillwater Correctional Facility pays roughly $59k-$87k per year.

Willow River DOC

MN Dept. of Corrections offering $5K bonuses as it seeks to hire 200

The DOC is offering hiring bonuses for new employees and for referrals.

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DOC searching for convicted sex offender who has gone on the run

The recently released man removed his GPS monitoring device.

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Fatal crash involving MnDOT truck, sedan on I-35W in Minneapolis

The incident happened Wednesday at around 8:30 p.m.

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DOC worker filmed yelling at protesters has been fired

Sgt. Paul Gorder was captured on video yelling at protesters in April.

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ACLU lawsuit against Minnesota DOC can move forward, judge rules

The lawsuit alleges the Minnesota Department of Corrections violated inmates rights through its handling of the pandemic.

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2 more Minnesota prison inmates die after getting COVID-19

Since the pandemic began, eight COVID-positive inmates in Minnesota prisons have died.

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Lawsuit claims MN prison inmates aren't adequately protected from COVID-19

The ACLU-MN filed a class-action lawsuit against the Minnesota Department of Corrections and its commissioner.