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Gustavus removes Swedish botanist's name from campus arboretum

The arboretum's name was a nod to Carl Linnaeus, the 18th-century Swedish botanist.

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Charges: Man fled police at 127 mph, caused crash that injured officer

The Sept. 16 incident led to a police chase going the wrong way on Hwy. 169 near St. Peter.

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Charges: High-speed chase for wanted man ends with wrong-way crash

The man had several felony warrants out for his arrest.

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1 dead in collision involving semi, farm tractor on Hwy. 169

The driver of the farm tractor died in the collision.

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Men at Moose Lake sex offender facility end 2-week hunger strike

The sex offenders in the program are demanding a "clear path" for release from the facility, and state officials have agreed to discuss that with them.

2 fatal crashes 2 hours apart in south-central MN county

A teenager and a 45-year-old woman were killed in the crashes.

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Gustavus student found dead, body 'concealed in a sleeping bag'

The 20-year-old was reported missing on Sept. 17.

Alexander John-Louis Sarlis

Missing: 20-year-old last seen leaving Gustavus Adolphus College

The 20-year-old is known to visit the Twin Cities.

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18-year-old dies in farming accident inside grain bin

The incident happened the afternoon of Wednesday, Aug. 14.

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Flash flood warnings issued for torrential rains south of Twin Cities

Parts of Le Sueur, Nicollet and Scott counties are in flash flood warnings. .

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Southbound Hwy. 169 to stay closed overnight after mudslide

Drivers are being told to find an alternative route.

Charges: Counselor had sexual relationship with sex offender patient

The Mankato woman has been charged with two counts of criminal sexual conduct.