Shakopee

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Body found floating in Minnesota River in Shakopee is identified

The 63-year-old was identified by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner.

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Body found floating in Minnesota River in Shakopee

Efforts to identify the deceased are underway.

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Newly elected representative vows to flout Minnesota COVID-19 rules

He wrote to Gov. Tim Walz, inviting him to a backyard gathering ahead of Thanksgiving.

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Twin Cities Summer Jam is a go in 2021, lineup confirmed

Organizers say they're optimistic that the event will happen if people follow public health guidance between now and then.

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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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ValleyFair the latest to introduce drive-through holiday lights display

The announcement follows similar events planned in Duluth and at the State Fairgrounds.

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Dozens of workers stage walkout at Amazon's Shakopee center

It was a protest against the firing of a fellow worker.

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Minnesota Renaissance Festival extends its drive-through parade

Event organizers had added two more weekends to the drive-through experience.

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Sever's Fall Festival includes a drive-through storytime this year

The popular corn maze attraction has adapted to pandemic times.

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Minnesota Renaissance Festival canceled until next year

The event draws in 300,000 people annually.

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Canterbury Park jockey banned for illegal device, loaded weapon

The Shakopee track has been running live races during the pandemic.

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Curtis Sampson, who brought horse racing back to MN, dies at 87

He died peacefully at his home in Hector, Minnesota.

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Man, 65, dies after being shot in Shakopee home

A Minneapolis man is currently in custody.

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Shakopee will allow restaurants to use green spaces to serve customers

The order allows other businesses to use outdoor spaces, too.

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Canterbury Park requests 52-day racing season starting in June

The racetrack and card casino has been shut down since mid-March.

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Group of Shakopee Amazon workers stage walkout, company responds

There is anger among some workers at the Shakopee warehouse.