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News in Dakota County, Minnesota

1st-degree murder charges in Schunk killing
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:07:28 GMT

A grand jury in Dakota County has indicted two people for first-degree murder in the death of a University of Minnesota student who was stabbed to death in a Rosemount town house.

UMN student's death draws first-degree murder charges against couple
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:30:33 GMT

A Dakota County grand jury has upgraded the murder charges against two people accused of killing University of Minnesota student Anarae Schunk.

South metro arts briefs: Want your masterpiece to be seen by crowds?
Sat, 19 Jul 2014 23:40:41 GMT

Artists seeking an audience are invited to submit their work for Dakota County’s fourth community art exhibit. The works are to be displayed in county buildings beginning in October. The submission deadline is Aug. 29.

Man who allegedly killed Minnesota police officer: 'I hate cops and I'm guilty'
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 18:58:16 GMT

Evan Bleier MENDOTA HEIGHTS , Minn., Aug. 1 (UPI) -- A man who is suspected of shooting a Minnesota police officer, Brian Fitch, allegedly said, "I hate cops and I'm guilty."

Dakota County grand jury ups murder charges against couple in U student's death
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:12:00 GMT

A Dakota County grand jury has upgraded the murder charges against two people accused of killing Anarae Schunk.

Man killed in southern Minnesota power line accident was from St. Paul Park
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:30:17 GMT

FAIRFAX, Minn. -- The person killed in a power line construction accident Monday in west-central Minnesota has been identified as a St. Paul Park man.

2 Indicted on 1st Degree Murder Charges in Death of Anarae Schunk
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 01:14:53 GMT

The two people charged in the stabbing death of a 20-year-old University of Minnesota student have been indicted by a Dakota County Grand Jury. Shavelle Chavez-Nelson, 32, and Ashley Conrade, 24, were both charged with second degree murder in June for allegedly killing Anarae Schunk in September 2013...

Nielsville man, Yahnke, pleads not guilty in crash that killed sisters Rowley and Beyer, who were living in Crookston
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 14:08:16 GMT

A Minnesota man has pleaded not guilty to vehicular homicide in the traffic deaths of two sisters in eastern North Dakota.

Minnesota man pleads not guilty to vehicular homicide in ND crash that killed 2 sisters
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:49:23 GMT

FARGO, N.D. — A Minnesota man has pleaded not guilty to vehicular homicide in the traffic deaths of two sisters in eastern North Dakota.

Education notes: News from schools near you
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 05:21:45 GMT

Education notes ANOKA COUNTY -- Two students from the Centennial district were recognized for outstanding results on the Explore exam of the