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Connie and Austin Herbst

Mother accused of helping son dump her husband's body in WI pleads guilty

The investigation began years later, when the man's remains were discovered.

Ricardo Perez

Road worker struck by driver dies of his injuries

The victim was from Texas, and has family in Minnesota and North Dakota.

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Road worker critical after being struck by driver

It happened west of Prior Lake in Scott County.

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Charges: Police found man naked after he took hostage, crashed into Sand Creek

He was making biblical references to being Moses and had forced a woman who was in the car with him to take off all her clothes, charges say.

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Man found dead in crashed car 2 days after being reported missing

He was reported missing on Saturday and found dead on Memorial Day.

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State Patrol: Woodbury, Henderson men killed in separate Monday crashes

The crashes happened between 10 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Monday.

Brady Daniel Zipoy

Ex-Marine who killed Shakopee man acquitted due to mental illness

Brady Zipoy has been acquitted of second-degree murder.

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Outbreaks of COVID variant now in four Minnesota counties

Temporary testing centers have been launched in the areas.

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For 1st time since 2015, a Minnesota township will become a city

The south metro township will become a city after an election for mayor and City Council is held.

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Murder suspect dies while in custody at Scott County Jail

Taran Miller was being held on first-degree murder charges.

Connie and Austin Herbst

Charges: Wife, son killed man in 2013 and claimed he left and didn't return

The man's remains were discovered four years after his death.

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More schools shift to full-time distance learning as COVID-19 cases soar

Even the youngest learnings are shifting to full-time distance learning.

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Man driving stolen Mack truck crashes as police pursued

The big rig was stolen out of Pine County and crashed in Steele County.

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Coronavirus: 9 more dead as positive tests, ICU patients increase

Stearns County jumped to 728 total cases, the third most in the state.

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New Prague woman killed in head-on crash on Highway 13

The early Monday crash temporarily closed Hwy. 13 near New Prague.

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Fatal crash shuts down Highway 13 in rural Scott County

The crash happened a few miles northeast of New Prague.

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2 killed in collision with freight truck in southwest Twin Cities

The fatal crash happened just before noon Wednesday.

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Pilot rescued after plane is caught in power lines near Shakopee

The dramatic scene unfolded on Saturday afternoon.

Daniel Joseph Bade

Rescue animal advocate missing since Sunday found dead in Bloomington

Daniel Joseph Bade hadn't been seen since Sunday, Oct. 20.

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17 metro-area lakes receive failing grades for water quality

Lakes like Nokomis and Bde Maka Ska weren't included in the findings.

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Scott County was hammered with 85 mph straight-line winds

County officials detailed the damage and released photos on Wednesday.