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    8 min ago | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... counties following severe thunderstorms and high winds July 12-13. Preliminary damage assessments conducted by the Minnesota Department of Public Safety Homeland Security Emergency Management (DPS-HSEM) showed approximately $1.3 million in damages ...

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  2. School board wrestles with agenda p...Read the original story

    9 min ago | Jackson County Pilot

    ... In other action from Monday's meeting: AGREEMENT OK'D Board members approved a 2015-2017 agreement with Education Minnesota-JCC Teachers. Todd Meyer, superintendent of schools, said 90 of 97 teachers in the local union voted to approve the ...

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  3. Freshwater Theatre to Stage World Premiere of New Musical Pioneer SuiteRead the original story

    51 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Freshwater Theatre Company begins our 2015-2016 season with the world premiere of Keith Hovis 's moving new musical Pioneer Suite, detailing the lives of three women who settled the Minnesota prairie in the late 1800s. Meet Margaret Housel, of "suicidal fame," misunderstood and mocked by the press for exposing her husband as a murderer, Martha Angle Dorsett, the first woman admitted to the Minnesota Bar, and Mary Carpenter, a woman whose 13 year journal of life as a farmer's wife is a haunting look at the toll the prairie took upon its women.

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  4. Breaking Down the Basketball ScheduleRead the original story

    14 min ago | Cowboys Ride For Free

    ... great potential last year. The Pokes have a strong non-conference schedule that features contests against Florida, Minnesota, Tulsa and Auburn. The Cowboys will also play in the Gildan Charleston Classic that will potentially pit them against teams ...

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  5. Woman gives birth to conjoined twins in ColoradoRead the original story

    18 min ago | Marietta Times

    ... section on Wednesday, KARE-TV in Minneapolis reported (http://kare11.tv/1IkwlUB). The mother is a Hastings, Minnesota, native and has been talking to the station about her ordeal. McCullough told the station Hannah is alive but in critical ...

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  6. Right-to-die group fined $30K in suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Minnesota Lawyer

    A national right-to-die group convicted of assisting in the 2007 suicide of a Minnesota woman has been ordered to pay a $30,000 fine - the maximum sentence allowed under state law. Final Exit Network Inc. was convicted in May of assisting in the suicide of Doreen Dunn, a 57-year-old Apple Valley woman who took her life after a decade of suffering from chronic pain.

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  7. Alan Page: 'We just need to learn how to treat people fairly'Read the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Minnesota Lawyer

    In this Jan 23, 2015, photo, Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Alan Page, left, takes a question from a young man as he meets with Upward Bound students in the Supreme Court in St. Paul. As the first African-American elected to statewide office in Minnesota, concepts of fairness and justice were not abstract to Alan Page.

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  8. People and Practices: Aug. 31Read the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Minnesota Lawyer

    ... Dunlevy concentrates on real estate litigation, real estate transactions and creditor remedies. He received the Minnesota State Bar Association President's award for 550 pro-bono hours in the Minnesota Legislature during the recent mortgage ...

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  9. Massive Bob Dylan heads to loom over downtown MplsRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | City Pages

    ... splash of vividly colorful geometric patterns. Kobra and his team of five artists - three from Brazil, two from Minnesota - will spend two weeks on the tribute to the Minnesota-born music deity. The So Paulo muralist's diverse global rsum includes ...

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    30 min ago | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... it will also affect home values and destroy the environment as we know and enjoy it today. Travel and tourism in Minnesota generates $13 billion in sales and Crow Wing County alone has over $2 million in gross sales directly related to tourism. So, ...

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  11. Photo Gallery: Minnesota Youth Soccer AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Patch.com

    The MYSA Youth Academy Program started the 2015-2016 season this past Sunday August 23rd with the Fall Kick Off. Lots of players, coaches and spectators gathered in Prior Lake on a fun filled day with great weather to play soccer!

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  12. MnDOT: I-35E Closed This Weekend In Vadnais Heights AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | CBS Local

    ... 35E in the northeast Twin Cities metro will be closed this weekend while workers replace underground pipes. The Minnesota Department of Transportation says I-35E will be closed between I-694 in Vadnais Heights and Highway 96 in White Bear Lake from ...

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  13. DNR To Hunters: Avoid Shooting Radio-Collared BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | CBS Local

    ... one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [...] MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - Minnesota's bear hunting season starts next week, and the state's Department of Natural Resources is asking hunters to avoid shooting ...

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  14. TCU defense ferociousRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | TwinCities

    Minnesota Golden Gophers running back Rodrick Williams Jr. dives for a 20-yard rushing touchdown in the first quarter as the Minnesota Golden Gophers play the Missouri Tigers in the Citrus Bowl in Orlando on Thursday, January 1, 2015. To beat second-ranked Texas Christian in the season opener Thursday, the Gophers need their offense to eliminate mistakes and force the Horned Frogs' defense into slipping up a few times.

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  15. WiGWAG: Seeing Trump in butter and brewing papal pale aleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wisconsin Gazette

    ... But hunger won out over politics, and Trump's face ended up on her breakfast toast. The mayor in St. Paul, Minnesota, threw out a ceremonial ball of yarn to mark the opening of an annual festival for cat videos that drew thousands of feline fanatics ...

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  16. A State Fair fan pops the question to his beloved - in crop artRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TwinCities

    Betsy Gilbertson reacts Bryan Kennedy's wedding proposal -- written in seeds -- by in the Agriculture-Horticulture Building on the Minnesota State Fairgrounds on Thursday. "My legs were shaking," Kennedy said.

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  17. Minnesota firefighters foundation seeks families of the fallenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TwinCities

    That's what the Minnesota Fire Service Foundation is hoping, as they ask for the public's help to find families of 92 firefighters who have died in the line of duty. "We want to properly pay tribute to those who made the ultimate sacrifice," said George Esbensen, the foundation's president and Eden Prairie's fire chief.

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  18. Minnesota lottery's online ticket sales coming to haltRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TwinCities

    In a series of steps beginning Friday, the lottery will stop selling Mega Millions, Hot Lotto, Gopher 5, Powerball and instant-win tickets online. When the instant-win games launched in early 2014, Minnesota became the first state to give the scratch-off franchise a virtual option.

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  19. Company in Vikings stadium fatality had 9 safety violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cybercast News Service

    Apprentice electrician Coshay Murray talks on a phone in front of the Minnesota Vikings' new stadium in Minneapolis, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. A construction worker at the new stadium died and a second worker was seriously injured when they fell Wednesday morning while doing roofing work.

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  20. Free music at the Minnesota State Fair worth a listenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TwinCities

    If you missed out on buying Minnesota State Fair Grandstand tickets for the first three nights, which sold out quickly, or if you'd rather save your cash for various fried foods on a stick, the Great Minnesota Get-Together's free stages have you covered. As usual, the Fair's free stages offer a variety of national and local acts, many of which play Twin Cities clubs and theaters in other parts of the year.

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