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  1. 4. Robert DotyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... Stephanie of Little Falls, MN, Brian Douglas and his wife Judy of Caledonia, MN, Keven Eugene and his wife Karen of Becker, MN; daughter, Becky Jean and her husband Jim Powell of Sunrise Beach, MO; 10 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; nieces ...

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  2. Herding places third in state golfRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | Small Town Papers

    Abby Herding participated in the Class A State Golf Tournament last week in Becker, MN. It was Abby's fourth trip to the state tournament.

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  3. Police: Brainerd Hospital Bed Set on Fire in Escape from Locked UnitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | WDIO

    ... to police, the suspect and two accomplices fled the scene in a vehicle and were stopped around 11 p.m. by police from Becker, which is about 80 miles south of Brainerd. The three were arrested. One of the three was set to a juvenile detention ...

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  4. Brainerd hospital bed set on fire; 3 escape from locked unitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | TwinCities

    ... two accomplices had driven away, but were able to get a vehicle description and sent out a statewide alert. Police in Becker located the vehicle and three occupants were taken into custody without incident. One person arrested was a 17-year-old girl ...

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  5. Tracksters merit academic honorsRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 14 | Sentinel

    ... s for their performances during the league's first-ever competition on May 12 in Redwood Falls. Nate Subbert, Larissa Becker, Voss, Sundblad and Erickson have been named Fairmont's track & field captains for the 2016 campaign.

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  6. ARRAY(0x1022de10)Read the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | Fillmore County Journal

    ... communities and communities of shared ethnic and cultural interests receiving grants for their action plans include Becker, Bemidji, Brainerd/Baxter, Cloquet, Detroit Lakes, East Iron Range (cities of Aurora, Biwabik, and Hoyt Lakes), Edina, Forest ...

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  7. City-owned golf courses struggle with financial lossesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | St. Cloud Times

    City-owned golf courses struggle with financial losses Bad weather and declining interest in the sport are leaving many courses with deficits Check out this story on sctimes.com: A golfer tees off on the first hole at Pebble Creek Golf Club on Thursday in Becker. The course is owned by the city of Becker and is struggling financially.

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  8. Minnesota company develops compostable K-CupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 2 | Business Journal

    Becker, Minn.-based UPAC2 Inc.'s "Compo Cup" is made from plant-based biopolymers, not petroleum. Final testing should make the product available this fall, UPAC2 founder and CEO Cal Krupa said.

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  9. Richard Russell FlansburgRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Richard Russell Flansburg, age 82 of Becker passed away on Wednesday May 20, 2015 at The Legacy of St. Michael.

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  10. Approved Drone Use Grows Among Electric UtilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | JD Supra

    ... used small UAS to conduct inspections inside boilers located at power plants in Denver and Pueblo, Colorado and in Becker, Minnesota which, according to utility representatives, resulted in savings of about $100,000 per inspection and substantial ...

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  11. Minnesota sheriff defends military surplus grenade launcherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... one, he said. The last time it was used was two years ago when a man shot his wife to death in the garage of their Becker Township home then holed up inside his home. The military launcher has better accuracy and can be used from a greater distance ...

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  12. Xcel Energy gets permission from FAA to fly dronesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... gas pipelines, he said. Lamb said Xcel recently flew a drone inside a massive boiler at the Sherco power plant in Becker, Minn., to inspect interior components without sending workers inside. Once drones are deployed out of doors, they likely will ...

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  13. Environmental groups, EPA settle suit over Sherco emissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... by 2017. The six groups sued the EPA and Northern States Power in 2012, saying pollution from the Sherco plant near Becker is unhealthy and a major contributor to haze that obscures the views at Voyageurs and Isle Royale national parks and the ...

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  14. Environmental Groups, EPA Settle Suit over Minn. PollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | WDIO

    ... The groups sued the EPA and Northern States Power in 2012, saying pollution from the coal-fired Sherco plant near Becker is unhealthy and is a major contributor to haze that obscures the views at Voyageurs and Isle Royale national parks and the ...

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  15. Minnesota Fishing Opener: Pete 6, Fish 0Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... est behavior hoping for a nice gift.) It was overflow parking along the road at the Horseshoe access on Highway 22 at Becker & East Lakes just south of Richmond.

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  16. Free Concert to Honor Our Military and Veterans Coming to Living WordRead the original story

    May 8, 2015 | PR Log

    BFW Charities to Host "For the Love of Country: a Salute to What Makes America Great" a Special Concert Event Held at Living Word to Honor Our Military and Veterans PRLog - May 8, 2015 - MINNEAPOLIS -- Doug Huseby, founder of Becker Furniture World and BFW Charities recently announced a special concert event to take place at Living Word Christian Center on Sunday, May 17, featuring the music of Rockie Lynne. This special performance, in conjunction with Armed Forces Day weekend, will benefit BFW Charities as well as seven other area charitable organizations that serve the veteran community.

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  17. Readers want Friedrich Park to keep its natural beautyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | St. Cloud Times

    ... of our community. The first granite quarries were at that site and we should recognize that, readers said. Corinne Becker of Sauk Rapids suggested signs to mark historical spots in the park and highlight some of the natural habitat. She thought ...

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  18. Shut down the train: Newberger's concerns about prison visitors and metro date back to 2008Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Twin Cities Daily Planet

    As we reported in Mention St. Cloud & visions of prison & North Minneapolis pop into Jim Newberger's head, the Becker Republican gained unwelcome attention from linking North Minneapolis and the state prison in St. Cloud via the North Star Rail. A review of sources reveals that that Newberger's concerns about trains carrying visitors to the prison from the metro go back to at least 2008.

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  19. News InsightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Insight News

    During an April 21 debate on the House Omnibus Transportation bill, Rep. Jim Newbeger (R-Becker) made offensive comments about the mostly African-American residents of north Minneapolis. The debate was on an amendment to study the extension of the ...

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  20. A fire destroyed a Becker home Wednesday afternoon.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | St. Cloud Times

    3 escape Becker fire without injuries At least 3 people were home at the time of the fire, chief says Check out this story on sctimes.com: Becker Fire ...

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