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Friday Jul 25 | KSTP

Carver Co. Considers New Way to Keep Aquatic Invasive Species From Spreading

Carver County is considering a creative new approach to keep aquatic invasive species out of its lakes; all 115 of them.

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Related Topix: Chanhassen, MN

Tue Jul 15, 2014

KSTP

Burglars Climb through Ceiling, Cut Walls to Steal from Waconia Verizon Store

Suspects who burglarized a Verizon Wireless store Monday in Waconia climbed through ceiling tiles and cut through walls to get into the storeroom, according to Carver County authorities.

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Related Topix: Waconia, MN

Thu Jul 10, 2014

KSTP

Carver County Couple's Newborn Battling Rare Disease

Shortly after their son Lucas was born in May, Barbara Anderson and Brett Lane of Mayer learned their child had a rare disorder called RCDP.

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Queerty

Meet Bob Frey, The Sodomy-Obsessed AIDS Villain And Heir To Michele Bachmann

Minnesota's local political candidates probably aren't too high up on many people's radar, but this guy certainly should be.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Michele Bachmann, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, HIV/AIDS, Health, Gay/Lesbian

Wed Jul 09, 2014

CBS Local

Cologne Man, 81, Killed In Carver County Crash

An 81-year-old man was killed in a two-vehicle crash Monday in Carver County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

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Related Topix: Cologne, MN, Hennepin County, MN

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Star Tribune

After years of slow growth, Watertown courts home buyers

Richard and Julaine Schimmel moved from Crystal to a spot outside Watertown in 1970, and brought their house with them.

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Related Topix: Watertown, MN, Waconia, MN

TwinCities

Taste of Minnesota likely to return, but maybe not to St. Paul

Despite a last-minute venue change that moved festivities 40 miles west, Taste of Minnesota enjoyed a successful relaunch over the Fourth of July weekend.

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Related Topix: St. Paul, MN, Waconia, MN, St. Cloud, MN, Entertainment

Star Tribune

Carver County collision kills 80-year-old driver

The crash occurred about 6:50 p.m. Monday at Hwy. 284 and County Road 153, just north of Cologne.

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Related Topix: Cologne, MN, Waconia, MN

Mon Jul 07, 2014

KSTP

Storms Rolling into Twin Cities, Starting in West Metro

KSTP Chief Meteorologist Dave Dahl says moisture is moving through the west metro, stretching from Elk River to Delano.

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Related Topix: Weather

CBS Local

Carver Co. Officials Looking For Hotel Robbers

Authorities in the south metro are looking for two men who allegedly robbed a Chanhassen hotel last week at gunpoint.

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Related Topix: Chanhassen, MN

Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Island Packet

West Nile virus found in Twin Cities metro area

The Star Tribune reports there have been no confirmed cases of residents getting sick with the illness this summer, and dead birds tested by the district also have turned up negative.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Small Minnesota town will pay up to $12,000 for new residents

HARMONY, Minnesota - In an empty, grassy lot bordered by cornfields stands a red sign: "Up to $12,000 CASH to Build in Harmony!" This southeastern Minnesota city, population 1,020, wants you to live here.

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Related Topix: Harmony, MN, Minnesota

Fri Jul 04, 2014

KSTP

Taste of Minnesota Thrives in New Waconia Home

Food, music and family fun is back at the Taste of Minnesota, except this time it's at the Carver County Fairgrounds in Waconia.

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Related Topix: Waconia, MN, Minnesota, Eden Prairie, MN

Star Tribune

Men chat up clerk, then hold up the Chanhassen hotel at gunpoint

Two men chatted up the clerk, then robbed a west metro hotel at gunpoint late at night and have yet to be caught, authorities said.

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Related Topix: Chanhassen, MN

Wed Jul 02, 2014

TwinCities

Despite flooding, location change, Taste of Minnesota starts Thursday

Linda Maddox faced an uphill battle in relaunching Taste of Minnesota, the free festival her late husband, Ron, ran from 1983 to 2008.

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Related Topix: St. Paul, MN, Waconia, MN, Entertainment

Examiner.com

A Taste of Minnesota: Healthy eating choices

A Taste of Minnesota runs from Thursday, July 3rd through Sunday, July 6th. Hours are 11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. each day.

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Related Topix: Waconia, MN

Bellingham Herald

Live here: A Midwest town will pay you to move in

So much so that it will pay you $5,000 to $12,000 if you build a house. Officials began the rebate after sorting the dozens of cities in the area's three counties by residents' median age and income.

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Related Topix: Harmony, MN

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