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  1. St. Paul braces for protest marchat Minnesota State Fair todayRead the original story

    Saturday | Lucianne.com

    Nearly 900 supporters of Black Lives Matter St. Paul are expected to participate in a march and rally outside the Minnesota State Fair on Saturday, a move that has officials beefing up a police presence to ensure a peaceful protest. The group announced its plans last week to disrupt operations by marching north from Hamline Park along Snelling Avenue beginning at 11 a.m. in an effort to raise awareness about issues that plague black communities, and also to call attention to alleged disparity issues at the fair, which organizers say has not been welcoming to minority vendors or patrons.

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  2. Wild wants to see more of BethuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Prince George Citizen

    From high school hockey in Minnesota to the WHL in Prince George, the learning curve was steep for Jared Bethune. The game is a lot faster, the players are bigger and stronger, and seasons last 72 games, not 25. As a 17-year-old rookie in the league, Bethune made his share of mistakes.

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  3. Elevating their gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Times-Herald

    Jett Woo, left, tries to get a shot off despite the best efforts of Austin Chorney Friday night during a scrimmage at Moose Jaw Warriors rookie camp. Now as the Moose Jaw Warriors move from rookie camp to main camp, those good impressions needs to be lasting ones.

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  4. 10 years after fleeing Katrina, some have made Minnesota homeRead the original story

    Friday | Insurance News Net

    Katrina, which wiped out entire neighborhoods and killed nearly 2,000 people, sent hundreds fleeing all the way north to Many of those refugees eventually returned home. Others, like Feist, stuck around and pieced together new lives, part of a sprawling diaspora created by Katrina.

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  5. Minnesota news in brief at 7:58 p.m. CDTRead the original story

    Friday | Washington Times

    St. Paul officials are encouraging people to visit the Minnesota State Fair on Saturday despite a protest planned by Black Lives Matter. City officials said at a news conference Friday that they plan to post extra police officers and expect the demonstration to unfold orderly.

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  6. Lawsuit claims state of Minnesota has underspent funds meant to serve the disabledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    Thousands of Minnesotans with disabilities have been forced needlessly to wait months and even years for community-based services because the state has underspent more than $1 billion in public funds, according to a lawsuit filed Friday in federal court in St. Paul. Attorneys representing a group of people with disabilities allege that for nearly two decades, the Minnesota Department of Human Services has mismanaged money set aside under Medicaid, the state and federal health insurance program, for services intended to help people with disabilities live more meaningful and integrated lives in their communities.

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  7. Election 2014: 4th District (Hennepin County) Court, Judge 43Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Naomi

    One of the oddities this year in Hennepin County is that there are, in fact, three actual open seats in the judicial races. I did a cursory look at all three races and it looks like there's one that's a battle between two liberals; one that's a person with a bunch of supporters vs. a person with no supporters; and one that's clearly a liberal vs. a conservative.

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  8. One of conjoined twins born at Children's Hospital in Aurora diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    An Aurora hospital where a Minnesota woman gave birth to conjoined twins said Thursday that one of the babies died after a complicated five-hour separation procedure. Amber McCullough delivered the girls, Hannah and Olivia, by cesarean section Wednesday.

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  9. Five Big Ten West storylinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Star Tribune

    The Gophers are six days from their season opener against TCU, and we're ramping up our coverage at StarTribune.com . This week, as an added feature, Chip Scoggins and I are unveiling a series of Top Five lists, looking at the Gophers and the national college landscape.

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  10. DHS discusses behavioral health in DuluthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    Minnesota Department of Human Services officials were in Duluth Thursday to recognize potential gaps in safety-net services for people with behavioral health disabilities. DHS officials said these meetings have been positive in the past and are hoping to create more collaboration and unity.

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  11. It's blondes vs. brunettes in football -- and all for a causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | TwinCities

    Breanna Olson is a brunette like her mother, Chris. So, when she takes to the field Saturday in a women's flag football game to raise money for Alzheimer's, she'll be on the dark side.

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  12. 5 Things to Know FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | KSTP

    The popular concert venue First Avenue is set to reopen its doors today. First Avenue has been closed since Aug. 12, when parts of its ceiling collapsed during a Theory of a Deadman concert .

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  13. Minnesota has eighth most expensive cigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | City Pages

    In 1981 a young, angsty Paul Westerberg just wanted more cigarettes . But at Minnesota's 2015 prices, our then-future indie-rock hero might not have been able to afford 'em.

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  14. NSP/Xcel Energy Falsified Welding Test Documents on Rad Waste CasksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Counterpunch

    Northern States Power/Xcel , the Minnesota company that operates the Monticello nuclear reactor, was accused in July of falsifying federal quality control records in order to cover up failed tests of welding quality. The welds are on heavy steel storage casks holding highly radioactive waste uranium fuel rods, the most long-lasting and most radioactive waste there is.

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  15. State works to clear MinnesotaCare, Medicaid backlogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | TwinCities

    About 40,000 low-income Minnesotans will lose their government health care next week as the state finally works its way out from underneath a massive backlog in its MinnesotaCare and Medicaid programs. Those 40,000 people -- about 28,000 households -- have either become ineligible for those low-income health programs or are still eligible but didn't submit necessary information in time.

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  16. Hillary Clinton has work to do with Minnesota progressivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Star Tribune

    Hillary Clinton campaign volunteers Jennifer McCann, Jim Livesey and Elli Klein were among supporters who lined up for tickets to attend the DNC meeting. Dan McGrath and his organization's people are the shoe leather and the passion that could carry Hillary Clinton to victory here.

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  17. 1 of conjoined twins born at Children's Hospital diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Denver Post

    An Aurora hospital where a Minnesota woman gave birth to conjoined twins said Thursday that one of the babies died after a complicated five-hour separation procedure. Amber McCullough delivered the girls, Hannah and Olivia, by cesarean section Wednesday.

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  18. New sporting goods company headed to O.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Orange County Register

    A Shock Doctor mouthguard is worn by a football player. Minnesota-based Shock Doctor Sports and Chicago-based McDavid Inc. announced Wednesday that United Sports Brands would be the name of their combined company, which will move its headquarters to Fountain Valley in 2016 and open a 120,000 square foot distribution center.

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  19. In brief: Wal-Mart's holiday layaway comes earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Erie Times News

    Wal-Mart is giving customers a head start on holiday shopping, launching its annual layaway program two weeks earlier than a year ago. It's the latest sign of retailers getting more aggressive about grabbing holiday shoppers early.

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  20. Counterpoint: It's time for answers on UCare exitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Star Tribune

    A great deal of controversy has surrounded the exclusion of UCare from participation in the state's Medicaid and MinnesotaCare programs . State legislators are expressing concern, and UCare has brought a lawsuit.

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