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  1. The best and worst numbers to have in your 2018 Super Bowl squares poolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 29 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    A Super Bowl promotional banner showing Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady hangs in an atrium at the Mall of America in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S. January 29, 2018 REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque There are long-standing traditions among Super Bowl parties across the country, and most include box pools, better known as Super Bowl squares. For the uninitiated, Super Bowl Squares require participants to place their name in one or more of the 100 available squares of their choice .

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  2. University of Minnesota declares 'public safety emergency' after man...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 29 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    The University of Minnesota rec center and nearby roads are closed Monday morning for what the U is calling a "public safety emergency." The U said they've closed the rec center and roads near the Graduate Hotel, formerly the Commons Hotel, on the East Bank Minneapolis campus.

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  3. For some Twin Cities residents, Super Bowl LII will be more hassle than funRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 29 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    With Super Bowl LII at U.S. Bank Stadium one week away, Twin Cities residents are gearing up for a storm that could rival the blizzard that ripped through town last week. In the months leading up to the big event, the Super Bowl Host Committee has been on record saying it expects more than 1 million people to descend upon the Twin Cities this week.

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  4. 125,000 out-of-towners expected for Super Bowl, pre-game events in Twin CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 29 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    With hotels booked and parties planned, it sure seems like a lot of people are descending on the Twin Cities for the Super Bowl. Just how many remains to be seen.

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  5. Joyce E. OlsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 28 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Joyce Elaine Olson, age 89, of East Gull Lake, MN and Crosslake, MN died on Saturday, January 27th, 2018 at Essentia St. Joseph's Medical Center. She was born on June 15th, 1928 in Minneapolis, MN to Martin Lund and Amanda Pearl Olson.

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  6. Super Bowl ads are only one way Twin Cities ad agencies tap into the big gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 28 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Three Schwan's trucks are stacked on top of each other on Nicollet Mall in Minneapolis to attract customers ahead of Super Bowl LII on Feb. 4. A dog is the star in a U.S. Bank ad that will run before kickoff of Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis on Feb. 4. ST. PAUL-Immediately before the NFL's shield logo fills your TV screen and Super Bowl LII kicks off at U.S. Bank Stadium on Sunday, Feb. 4, a Minnesota-based bank and ad agency will air a 30-second commercial in front of an anticipated crowd of more than 100 million viewers nationwide.

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  7. BHS students attend Youth in Government assemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 28 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Brainerd High School students Ellen Hickman and Mari Devine received the Outstanding Bill Award during the 64th YMCA Youth In Government Model Assembly in St. Paul and Minneapolis. Submitted photo Brainerd High School students Ellen Hickman and Mari Devine received the Outstanding Bill Award during the 64th YMCA Youth In Government Model Assembly in St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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  8. Super Bowl the biggest time for sex trafficking? That's a myth, but...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 28 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Jenny Gaines, program director at Breaking Free, looks up from her computer at the Breaking Free offices on University Avenue in St. Paul on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018. The organization, which helps sex workers move away from the that industry, is preparing for increased needs and outreach while the NFL Super Bowl is in Minneapolis.

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  9. Super Bowl Experience is the go-to event for many football fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 26 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    The Lombardi Trophy will arrive in Minneapolis on Saturday morning, Jan. 27, and it won't be as a pit stop in its journey to the Vikings' Winter Park practice facility in Eden Prairie. Former Vikings center and St. Paul native Matt Birk will be the dignitary to carry the silver hardware to its perched display case within the Super Bowl Experience, a fan funhouse at the Minneapolis Convention Center.

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  10. Keillor decries MPR's handling of assault allegations as 'duplicitous from first to last'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 26 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Garrison Keillor on Thursday posted a statement to his website calling Minnesota Public Radio's handling of sexual harassment allegations against him "duplicitous from first to last." In the statement, Keillor again denied accusations of impropriety brought by a former female employee, which prompted MPR to sever ties with the radio host and humorist in November.

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  11. Prayer in the air: Faith community steps up its game for the Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 26 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    In football, fans often find religion just before game-winning field goals or when the quarterback heaves up a Hail Mary pass. But with Super Bowl LII to be held in Minneapolis next weekend, local faith leaders are reminding fans it doesn't hurt to swing by for confession, celebration and a recommitment to help the vulnerable in advance of the big game.

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  12. Gophers see positives in home respite against NorthwesternRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 22 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Minnesota head men's basketball coach Richard Pitino gestures on the sideline during the Gophers' game against Maryland Thursday, Jan. 18, in College Park, Md. The Gophers lost to the Terps 77-66.

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  13. Hundreds of airline passengers headed to Minneapolis stranded in Fargo by winter stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 22 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    As many as 350 airline passengers destined for Minneapolis were diverted here to Hector International Airport Monday, Jan. 22, due to a major winter storm. "I don't recall this many people being stranded here for quite some time," said Shawn Doberstein, executive director of the Fargo Airport Authority.

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  14. Presumed 'Girl from the North Country' in Bob Dylan song has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 22 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    The woman rumored to be the subject of Bob Dylan's song "Girl from the North Country" died last week in California, according to friends and Dylanophiles. Echo Star Casey, nee Helstrom, was in her late 70s and had lived in California for years, though she stayed in touch with her Hibbing roots.

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  15. 'Minneapolis Miracle' speaks hope in despairRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    They're calling it the "Minneapolis Miracle," and I know if Dad, an avid football fan, had still been around, he'd have happily celebrated, too, this moment that had half the country screaming in shocked delight. I've never been a huge football fan.

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  16. If Vikings win Sunday, expect Super Bowl ticket prices to jumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    On the eve of Sunday's NFC championship game that could send the Minnesota Vikings to the Super Bowl for the first time in 41 years - in their own back yard, no less - the local demand for Super Bowl tickets is already sky high, brokers and sellers say. But a Vikings victory over the Eagles on Sundayl, Jan. 21, in Philadelphia could put resale prices at near-record levels, brokers say, as fans would clamor for the possibility of seeing their beloved hometown team capture its first Super Bowl win.

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  17. Former St. Paul college student charged with setting fires on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Police arrested Tnuza Jamal Hassan, 19, of Minneapolis, on suspicion of arson after eight small fires were set at St. Catherine University in St. Paul on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018. ST. PAUL - A former St. Catherine University student charged with setting fires on the college's St. Paul campus told police she did it because she'd "been reading about the U.S. military destroying schools in Iraq or Afghanistan and she felt that she should do exactly the same thing," according to a criminal complaint filed Friday.

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  18. Flu hitting nursing facilities; Record number of outbreaks reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    DULUTH, Minn.-The flu bug has bitten Minnesota's nursing care residents particularly hard this winter, a state health official said. "We've seen a record number of outbreaks," said Kris Ehresmann, director of infectious disease epidemiology, prevention and control for the Minnesota Department of Health, in an interview on Thursday, Jan. 18. "Our long-term care facility outbreaks are way up."

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  19. Minn. DNR says changing name of Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis to become officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Thursday, Jan. 18, announced the state has approved changing the name of Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis to Bde Maka Ska. The DNR's decision follows a Hennepin County Board resolution requesting the change.

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  20. Minnesota Orchestra sets its sights on AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Osmo Vanska rehearses with the Minnesota Orchestra at Orchestra Hall in Minneapolis in 2014. The orchestra, which successfully toured Cuba in 2015, has just announced an upcoming tour to South Africa in August.

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