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  1. Minnesota Tightening Gun Laws For Domestic AbusersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | CBS Local

    TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country.

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  2. Human Remains Could be at Least 200 Years OldRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | KFBB

    New information in the human remains found near Ulm. KFBB just spoke with Ruthann Knudson, the chair of the Burial Preservation Board, who says that the remains could be anywhere between 200 to 14-thousand years old.

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  3. Cancer Genetics Expands The Reach Of Precision Medicine By Over 2.6...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | BioSpace

    Cancer Genetics Expands The Reach Of Precision Medicine By Over 2.6 Million Individuals As It Signs A New Agreement With Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Minnesota RUTHERFORD, N.J. & LOS ANGELES, Feb. 05, 2016 -- Cancer Genetics, Inc. , a leader in enabling precision medicine for oncology through molecular markers and diagnostics, announced today that it has signed an in-network provider agreement with the healthcare network Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota . As part of the agreement, the over 2.6 million members of the Blue Cross Blue Shield plan will have access to CGI's cancer diagnostics and genomic testing services.

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  4. Could these treasure hunters find the medallion early?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | TwinCities

    First-time treasure hunter Matt Foster searches Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016, at Indian Mounds Regional Park in St. Paul. The annual Pioneer Press Treasure Hunt kicked off over the weekend, and while the first clue is purposefully vague, there's always something in there for die-hard treasure hunters to pursue.

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  5. Minnesota auditor's profile is rising - along with her ireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | TwinCities

    State Auditor Rebecca Otto on her property in Marine on St. Croix on Friday, January 8, 2016. State Auditor Rebecca Otto, her husband Shawn Otto, and their springer lab mix named "Lucy" on their property in Marine on St. Croix on Friday, January 8, 2016.

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  6. Ag DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | Republican-Leader

    The lawn tractors entered in the competition aren't your ordinary pieces of equipment. This is a scene from a Gopher State Garden Tractor Pullers event in another area community.

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  7. The Mille Lac Area Tourism Council Announces New 'Hot Deals' PromotionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2012 | 24-7 Press Release

    There may be no finer place for it than Mille Lacs Lake, and with one month left of the walleye fishing season, the local tourism council is offering some of the best deals of the year. MILLE LACS LAKE, MN, February 01, 2012 /24-7PressRelease/ -- For the "Land of 10,000 Lakes," it's little wonder ice fishing in Minnesota is a celebrated pastime.

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  8. Hillary Clinton's Secret Weapon Is Bernie Sanders' ColleaguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | MotherJones

    Sen Al Franken opened for Hillary Clinton Saturday night in Portsmouth with one very important message: she's good enough, she's smart enough, and doggone it, she's a Paul Wellstone progressive. Clinton's final pitch to New Hampshire voters is as much about the people she surrounds herself with as it is the former secretary of state herself.

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  9. Trump: Cruz 'backed down' from repeating 'temperament' attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Washington Examiner

    Sen. Ted Cruz declined to repeat the campaign-trail criticisms he has made of Donald Trump's temperament, prompting the real estate mogul to mock the Texas senator for "back[ing] down" during the New Hampshire debate. "If you notice, he didn't answer your question and that's what's going to happen with our enemies and the people we compete against," Trump said.

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  10. Bantam Queens fall in semifinal at Minnesota tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Thunder Bay's Source

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. The Thunder Bay RBC Dominion Securities bantam AA Queens fell just short of a semifinal berth at the Prelude to the Playoffs tournament in Eden Prairie, Minn., despite a pair of victories Saturday.

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  11. Decades of new laws caused Minnesota's prison population spikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Star Tribune

    The effort to curb drunken driving is just one example of how what happens at the A Capitol contributes to overcrowding in state prisons. Over the past 25 years, the state's incarceration rate has soared by 150 percent, and Minnesota's prisons are bloated beyond capacity and burdened by runaway costs.

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  12. Minnesota makes worthy push to get 18-year-olds to the pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Star Tribune

    The Minnesota secretary of state's office sent out thousands of birthday reminders last month to 18-year-olds who will be eligible to cast their first votes in the Aug. 9 primary elections or the Nov. 8 general election, not to mention participate in the March statewide presidential caucuses. Within nine months, the office expects to mail nearly 100,000 unregistered voters to encourage them to sign up.

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  13. Aveda chemist Patrica Peterson Werre had the right mix of talent and driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Star Tribune

    Patricia Peterson Werre loved the periodic tables. She had a blanket of the elements, a poster of them in her office and a coffee cup depicting them.

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  14. In city by the bay, Minnesotans watch and learnRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Star Tribune

    As Sunday's game drew closer, the size of the crowds at the epicenter of the NFL's premier event grew from a gentle stream to a flood that turned downtown roads into a driver's nightmare. It was a stampede to downtown San Francisco, a city big enough that residents have been able to escape to the Mission District, the Haight and the Castro to avoid the tourists and the attendant jamboree.

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  15. Minnesota one of many states to tighten gun laws for abusersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Star Tribune

    ST. PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota is part of an early wave of states passing laws to keep guns out of the hands of domestic abusers.

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  16. Abused children in Minnesota are waiting too long for helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Star Tribune

    The law requires social workers to meet with victims within one to five days, depending on the severity of the allegation. But records show that in nearly 6,000 cases in 2014, children didn't get a visit from a social worker when reported for abuse in the time required by law - about 1 in 4 children.

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  17. Short-Handed Lions Drop 4-1 Decision at MinnesotaRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | Penn State Athetlics

    The Nittany Lion men's hockey team dropped a 4-1 game to Minnesota at Mariucci Arena on Friday night in front of 10,053 fans. Chase Berger scored a game-tying goal in the first period and Matthew Skoff saved 39 to backstop the short-handed Penn State side.

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  18. High life expectancy strains Minnesota pension systemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Star Tribune

    Pension fund managers are trying to offset more than $1 billion in additional future liabilities after learning that the state's employees, teachers and retirees who receive the benefit are living an average two years longer. "It's good news for retirees that they're living longer," said David Bergstrom, executive director of the Minnesota State Retirement System.

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  19. Looking for a presidential parallel? Think 1968Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Star Tribune

    U.S. Sen. Eugene McCarthy and Vice President Hubert Humphrey in 1967. The battle between the two for the Democratic presidential nomination the following year arguably put Richard Nixon in the Oval Office.

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  20. Red Table Meat wins big at national Good Food AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | TwinCities

    Red Table Meat Co., based in Northeast Minneapolis, won big at the national Good Food Awards in San Francisco last weekend. The charcuterie company entered three items, The Royal , Big Chet's and Coppa , and all three took home awards.

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