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  1. 30 Days of Biking: Ramble, Ramble with Ben WeaverRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | City Pages

    To celebrate the conclusion of the 30 Days of Biking Challenge, musician Ben Weaver will lead the way on this daylong ride. Cyclists will depart at 10 a.m. from Angry Catfish for the Cycling Museum of Minnesota.

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  2. Comfrey swoops in to save ailing grocerRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Star Tribune

    ... native realized he was ready for a change like this. Building on relationships between the University of Minnesota and the city of Comfrey, Wegner visited a U class in March. As it turns out, Wegner has an ally in James Boyd Brent, an associate ...

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  3. Eagan student's essay wins national 'Profile in Courage' contestRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Star Tribune

    ... the German Immersion School, and then moved to Eagan. She now attends classes full time at the University of Minnesota, where her mother drops her off with Minnesota Public Radio playing in the car. Her father picks her up in the afternoon at Fort ...

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  4. Minnesota conservator admits stealing demented woman's moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Star Tribune

    A woman who stole $4,230 from an elderly dementia patient whose finances she was managing was sentenced last week in Anoka County to a year of probation after pleading guilty to theft and agreeing to repay the money. Donetta L'nee Grimes-Norris, now living in Buford, Ga., admitted April 22 that she stole the money from the checking account of Teresa Smith in 2014 while acting as a court-appointed conservator through Lutheran Social Service.

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  5. Legendary Coach Mike Grant Strives To Help Single ParentsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... your pick. Mike Max returned to WCCO-TV as a sports reporter and anchor in April 2005. Mike is no stranger to Minnesota sports. He hosts "Sports To The Max" every weeknight from 7-9 p.m. on WCCO Radio. Prior to hosting the radio show, Mike hosted ...

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  6. Continuing coverage of Prince's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    The Carver County Sheriff's Office cited an exception to Minnesota public records laws allowing the suppression of information relating to preparing a case "for the commission of a crime." First Avenue nightclub will forever be tied to Prince's legacy, as it has been since 1981.

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  7. Prince's death puts spotlight on opioid problem in MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Suspected links between Prince's death and prescription narcotics come amid an opioid abuse epidemic in Minnesota that worsened last year, according to a Star Tribune review of new state death certificate data. State records show 336 deaths last year linked to excessive or abusive use of prescription opioids such as oxycodone, or illicit opioids such as heroin.

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  8. Five ideas to address Minnesota's racial inequitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TwinCities

    ... and Summit-University neighborhoods are part of an intense social support initiative being piloted in five Minnesota communities as well as other cities nationwide. Modeled after the Harlem Children's Zone in New York, St. Paul's Promise ...

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  9. Prince's 13-year-old grand-niece in line to inherit a $42 million share of his fortuneRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... she's a minor", before adding, "I need to think about this". Nelson, in a petition to a court in Carver County, Minnesota in the suburbs of Minneapolis-St. Paul, said that Prince was survived by no spouse, children or parents. "I do not know of the ...

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  10. Meyer replacing Milone in Twins' rotationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Minnesota Twins

    ... right-hander went 1-1 with a 1.04 ERA with 19 strikeouts and four walks in 17 1/3 innings. Meyer is ranked as Minnesota's He made two relief appearances with the Twins last year, allowing five runs in 2 2/3 innings, but this will be his first Major ...

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  11. Editorial counterpoint: Whoa, think again about Paisley Park as a Prince meccaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... rumors swirling about Paisley Park's future, the inevitable comparisons go to Graceland ("Paisley Park could be Minnesota's Graceland," April 26). As a Prince fan who left Eden Prairie for Memphis in my early childhood, let me caution Minnesotans on ...

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  12. High School Report: Area prep schools merge to form mega conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TwinCities

    The Twin Cities Independent Schools Conference and Eastern Minnesota Athletic Conference are merging to form a 22-program Twin Cities Athletic Conference, effective July 1. East metro schools in the TCAC include: Academy for Sciences and Agriculture , Christian Life Academy , Community of Peace Academy , Hmong Academy , Liberty Classical Academy , Math and Science Academy , North Lakes Academy , Nova Classical Academy , St. Paul Prep and Twin Cities Academy/Great River School . One of the primary reasons for the merger is ease of scheduling, Cristo Rey Jesuit athletics director Robert Carpentier said.

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  13. Day Two: What I Expect To SeeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Norseman

    Going in to round one, the biggest need the Minnesota Vikings had was wide receiver, and they addressed that need by selecting Ol' Miss WR Laquon Treadwell, a pick almost universally praised at home and across the Internet . But with the intrigue from last night spilling over into rounds two and three, the Vikings find themselves in a position to address some more needs, either along the offensive line, the defensive secondary, or make a move for guys that have had unexpected and precipitous falls.

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  14. Chanhassen, Mpls. Plan Permanent Prince MemorialsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... music icon Prince, his neighbors are figuring out how to honor him at home. "He's not just a world icon, he was Minnesota and especially Chanhassen," said Prince fan Brandon Schmidt. "He was out hero, our star." The city of Chanhassen is thinking ...

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  15. Music Icon Prince Dies At 57Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    His publicist, Yvette Noel-Schure, told The Associated Press the music icon was found dead at his home Thursday in Chanhassen, Minnesota. Prince, whose real name was Prince Rogers Nelson, was 57-years-old.

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  16. Minn. U.S. Attorney Honored For Efforts Against Sex TraffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [...] MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - The FBI says Minnesota is one of top 15 states in the country when it comes to sex trafficking of girls. At a fundraiser in Minneapolis Thursday, a ...

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  17. Fate Of SWLRT In Question As Republicans Prefer InfrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... say without the state contribution, the federal dollars will go away and the project is doomed. Pat Kessler knows Minnesota politics. He's been on the beat longer than any other TV reporter in the Twin Cities, covering state government, politics, ...

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  18. EmploymentRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Hayfield Herald

    ... School Diploma or equivalent; one year experience in equipment operation and general maintenance; possession of a Minnesota Class B CDL (or able to obtain within six months); able to respond to a call back situation within 30 minutes. Preference ...

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  19. Sweeping cuts to drug sentences put Legislature on noticeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KSFY

    Minnesota county attorneys and law enforcement officials say they've reached a deal to make broad reductions to prison sentences for drug offenders. Legislation unveiled Friday would trump changes set in motion by the Minnesota Sentencing Guidelines Commission late last year.

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  20. Mocking the 2nd Round of the NFL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NBC San Diego

    ... in the Draft in the 1st round. They're ecstatic to get him here. After getting Bridgewater a weapon on Thursday Minnesota adds a physical presence on defense. He'll play strong safety for them. He has the ability to play inside or out and KC's core ...

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