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  1. Donaldson and Tulowitzki homer, Jays beat Twins 3-1Read the original story

    39 min ago | KDWN

    Josh Donaldson and Troy Tulowitzki hit solo home runs, Marco Estrada pitched 6 2-3 innings to win consecutive starts and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Minnesota Twins 3-1 on Tuesday night. Toronto's sixth win in seven games moved the Blue Jays ahead of the Twins and into the second AL wild-card spot.

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  2. Duluth International Airport to rename terminal after late Congressman James L. OberstarRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    Which is why it's fitting that the Duluth airport should be renamed in honor of someone who had a huge impact on transportation in Minnesota. "Congressman Oberstar, the specialist in transportation.

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  3. Donaldson And Tulowitzki Homer, Jays Beat Twins 3-1Read the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | CBS Local

    ... solo home runs, Marco Estrada pitched 6 2-3 innings to win consecutive starts and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Minnesota Twins 3-1 on Tuesday night. Toronto's sixth win in seven games moved the Blue Jays ahead of the Twins and into the second AL ...

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  4. After up and down year, Joel Stave set on starting jobRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... the season. UW went 8-1 in those games and Stave, bolstered by his play in key divisional victories over Iowa and Minnesota, believes he is poised to play his best football in 2015 under Paul Chryst. "I think down the stretch I played some of my ...

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  5. Local Man Faces Charges for Leaving Kids in CarRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | KAAL-TV Austin

    ... the back seat in the car seat," says Karleen Allen. Statistics obtained by Olmsted County Public Health show that Minnesota has had five child vehicular heatstroke deaths from 1998 to 2014. "I mean it's not that hard to take your kids out of the car ...

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  6. Effort to save Mille Lacs walleye fishing industry will be complex, legislators learnRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Star Tribune

    ... Katie Clark Sieben of the Department of Employment and Economic Development and Commissioner Myron Frans of Minnesota Management and Budget said the administration has no legal authority to spend what they estimated could be $10 million to $20 ...

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  7. Randball: Kill advises Minnesotans to shed red from their wardrobeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Star Tribune

    ... done. Not only does he want to beat Wisconsin, he doesn't even want to see a Badgers shirt. Ever. Or at least in Minnesota. "Just makes me mad, I'll tell you," he said. Same goes for Iowa. Nebraska? Don't get Kill started. Wait, too late. Kill ...

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  8. , other media to challenge closed-door meeting on sex offender programRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Star Tribune

    A coalition of Twin Cities news outlets, including the Star Tribune, is expected to file court papers this week challenging a federal judge's decision to bar reporters and the public from a meeting to consider reforms to the Minnesota Sex Offender Program . At least four news organizations - including the Star Tribune, the St. Paul Pioneer Press, WCCO-TV and KSTP-TV - are jointly preparing a motion in federal court demanding that U.S. District Judge Donovan Frank allow members of the public to attend the Aug. 10 courthouse conference in St. Paul.

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  9. Hundreds Of Clergy Abuse Claims Filed In Twin CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    ... had more than 500 victims' claims, but they did not seek protection in bankruptcy court. The recent claims in Minnesota are the result of a law that gave victims of prior child sex abuse a three-year window to seek legal action. Bankruptcy Court ...

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  10. Gophers To Use Minneapolis Native Jeff Jones As ReceiverRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    ... and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [] MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minnesota will use prized recruit Jeff Jones as a wide receiver to start his first season on the field with the team. Coach Jerry Kill ...

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  11. Stassen-Berger: Dayton doesn't shy from detractorsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TwinCities

    The 2011 event was designed to celebrate the expansion of federal health care reform into Minnesota. Protestors showed up to object to "Obamacare."

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  12. Bart Scott visits the Gophers; Buzz Williams is nextRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... broadcaster, who credits much of his success to a turning point year with Kill at Southern Illinois. Scott came to Minnesota to speak to Kill's team in preparation for the first practice Friday. Scott was heading into his senior year at Southern ...

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  13. Mille Lacs special session needed for money to flow, commissioners tell lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TwinCities

    There can be little direct financial relief for Lake Mille Lacs business owners without new programs -- and a special session of the Minnesota Legislature to create them, three key commissioners told a panel of lawmakers Tuesday. The commissioners' message was delivered as a new panel -- chaired by two skeptics of a special session -- met for the first time to discuss what many have described as a crisis surrounding the vast central Minnesota lake.

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  14. New U.S. Border Patrol chief (a Minnesota native) takes over an 861-mile jobRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Not long after completing law school, Aaron Heitke took a U.S. Border Patrol job and quickly learned that he preferred enforcing the law to practicing it. On Wednesday, the Minnesota native formally takes responsibility for the 861 miles of the U.S.-Canadian border in North Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin.

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  15. Zebra mussels found in Meeker County lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TwinCities

    ... ly downstream from Lake Stella - also will be designated, although no zebra mussels have been found there. Minnesota Public Radio News (http://bit.ly/1M9XnWk ) reports it apparently is the first discovery of the invasive pest in a Meeker County lake.

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  16. 14-year-old boy leads police on chases in Wisconsin, MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TwinCities

    A 14-year-old boy wanted in Wisconsin was caught Tuesday in Minnesota after leading police on chases on both sides of the border. The boy, subject of a manhunt that put western Wisconsin residents on high alert, was arrested Tuesday morning after police in Anoka County pursued him into Forest Lake, where he lost control of a stolen pickup.

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  17. Lawmakers Search For Answers In Mille Lacs Walleye DeclineRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | CBS Local

    Minnesota lawmakers on Tuesday started examining the fallout from a staggering drop in walleye at Mille Lacs Lake that prompted an unprecedented early closure of walleye fishing there this week. There's no shortage of problems to tackle as Mille Lacs Lake resorts and businesses brace for a financial hit - from weighing Gov. Mark Dayton's call for a special session to provide emergency aid to those businesses, to reversing the population decline.

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  18. Gophers football: Replacing David Cobb looks like a three-man jobRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs 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. Gophers coach Jerry Kill was spoiled a year ago entering fall camp knowing his team had David Cobb, one of the top tailbacks in all of college football.

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  19. Karen Velline, Bobby Vee's wife, dies at 71Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times

    ... at their home near Cold Spring. Karen Velline died Monday night. Karen Velline, a well-known member of the Central Minnesota community and wife of pop-rock icon Bobby Vee, has died of kidney failure. She was 71. Bobby and Karen (nee Bergen) Velline ...

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  20. Area lawmakers say caution, reform needed on Mille LacsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times

    ... the walleye fishing season on Mille Lacs Lake could have a devastating effect on the area's economy. Some Central Minnesota legislators aren't enthused about the idea of calling a special session to help businesses affected by the early end of the ...

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