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  1. New York Chooses 5 Companies To Grow, Dispense Medical MarijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS Local

    NEW YORK - New York state has selected five companies to operate the state's new medical marijuana program when it begins next year. As WCBS 880's Peter Haskell reported, each company will grow the pot in one location and then sell it at four other locations .

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  2. Minnesota dentist rarely discussed hunting with patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WSJV-TV South Bend

    Baltimore reached a grim milestone on Friday, three months after riots erupted in response to the death of Freddie Gray in police custody: With 43 homicides in July, the city has seen more bloodshed in a single... Baltimore reached a grim milestone on Friday, three months after riots erupted in response to the death of Freddie Gray in police custody: With 43 homicides in July, the city has seen more bloodshed in a single month than... Seven people protesting a giant telescope atop Mauna Kea have been arrested for defying an emergency rule created to prevent camping on the mountain that is held sacred by Native Hawaiians.

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  3. 'Nice guy' Mike Riley focused on establishing blended offense at NebraskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    The tone of Nebraska football sounded much different on Friday morning at Big Ten Media Days in Chicago. New head coach and "nice guy" Mike Riley humbly considered the challenges of transitioning to a new job and how he must be careful to implement a new offensive style in a program that has traditionally relied on running the ball.

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  4. Minnesota Football: Big Ten Media Days Twitter RoundupRead the original story

    Friday | The Daily Gopher

    I asked Jerry Kill about opening w/TCU: "We need it to snow. We're going to ship in some artificial snow" When I see Jerry Kill I remember telling him @edsbs said he looked like a Golden Gopher.

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  5. Lumberjack Days organizer gets probation for tax chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TwinCities

    The former organizer of Stillwater's Lumberjack Days was sentenced to five years' probation Friday after pleading guilty in May to tax charges. Washington County District Judge Susan Miles sentenced David Eckberg on three felony counts of failure to collect or pay taxes connected with the festival.

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  6. Cecil the lion's killer sought by Zimbabwe officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    Zimbabwe intends to seek the extradition of an American dentist who killed a lion that was lured out of a national park and shot with a bow and a gun, and the process has already begun, a Cabinet minister said Friday. In the Zimbabwean government's first official comment on the killing of Cecil the lion, the environment, water and climate minister lashed out at Walter James Palmer, accusing him even of trying to hurt Zimbabwe's image.

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  7. Beach advisory still in place at Sky HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    The water contact not recommended advisory on the Sky Harbor Parking Lot Beach remains in place following water testing Thursday morning. The E. coli levels still show the possible presence of fecal contamination.

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  8. Sheriff seeking driver in connection with accidentRead the original story

    Friday | Decorah Journal

    The Winneshiek County Sheriff is looking for the driver of a grey four-door sedan in connection with a Thursday afternoon accident. According to the Sheriff's office, Thursday, July 30, at approximately 4 p.m. two motorcyclists from Minnesota were traveling northbound on Highway 150, north of Festina.

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  9. MN Minimum Wage Going UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WKBT

    More than 288,000 of Minnesota's lowest-wage workers will get a raise Saturday, when the state's large employer minimum wage rises to $9 an hour. Under the new law, this is the state's second of three annual minimum wage increases.

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  10. Eagen Exterior House Painting Company Offers Tips on How to Prepare Home for PaintingRead the original story

    Friday | PR Log

    PRLog - July 31, 2015 - EAGAN, Minn. -- Durapro Painting, an Eagan exterior house painting company, is offering tips to homeowners on how to make sure the exterior of their home is prepped for the painting company's visit.

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  11. CHS Acquires Northstar Agri Industries Canola Processing and Refining Plant Near Hallock, MNRead the original story

    Friday | Milling Journal

    St. Paul, Minn., July 31, 2015 - CHS Inc. , North America's leading farmer-owned cooperative and a global energy, grains and foods company, announced today it has acquired Northstar Agri Industries canola processing and refining plant near Hallock, Minn., from PICO Northstar Hallock LLC, a majority-owned subsidiary of PICO Holdings, Inc. The Hallock canola plant processes more than 400,000 tons of canola seed annually into canola oil and canola meal. "Acquisition of Northstar Agri Industries adds value to CHS owners across the enterprise from inputs to value-added processing ingredients to the marketplace," said Tom Malecha , CHS vice president, Processing and Food Ingredients.

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  12. Stillwater Lumberjack Days promoter sentenced for tax evasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    The longtime promoter of Stillwater's Lumberjack Days festival was sentenced Friday to prison on a tax evasion conviction and banned from participating in future community events. David W. Eckberg, 63, can't vote during the five years that he's on probation, and he must cooperate with a Minnesota Department of Revenue investigation to determine the extent of taxes he owes.

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  13. Michigan's Jim Harbaugh entertains in his Big Ten Media Days debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    The conference's newest high-profile coach Jim Harbaugh didn't disappoint at his first Big Ten media day. Michigan's new lead man provided detailed anecdotes, was asking the media questions during his press conference, and talked about his recent trip to Paris.

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  14. Coach Jerry Kill says he's been free of seizures for year-and-a-halfRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    Jerry Kill said the Gophers have a plan for how to handle No. 2-ranked TCU in the season opener.

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  15. Thousands more doctors than patients in Minn. medical marijuana programRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    One month into legalization, only 250 people have managed to enroll in the new program. But 3,134 health care practitioners have registered with the Office of Medical Cannabis .

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  16. Fringe Day 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | City Pages

    My 2015 Minnesota Fringe Festival started a little bit after 5:30 p.m. Thursday, when the lights dimmed at Mixed Blood and Jonathan Manchester's dark "found" piece, Everything You've Done That Hurt Me started. You'll have to wait until next week's paper for my full opinion of the show, but the experience was very much like having a character from a Drive-By Truckers song come to life before our very eyes.

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  17. Animal rights group questions Calgary Zoo's connection to hunting groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Regina Leader Post

    Artist Mark Balma paints a mural of Cecil, a well-known lion killed by Minnesota dentist Walter Palmer during a guided bow hunting trip in Zimbabwe, as part of a silent protest outside Palmer's office in Bloomington, Minn., Wednesday, July 29, 2015. Palmer said that he had no idea the lion he killed was protected and that he relied on the expertise of his local guides to ensure the hunt was legal.

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  18. Minn. Mosquito Season is Lasting Longer than UsualRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KSTP

    Mosquitoes are many people's least favorite part of Minnesota summers, and it turns out that they're more of a problem this summer than in recent years. Usually the Fourth of July weekend is the worst for mosquitoes, but experts say this mosquito season is lasting longer than usual.

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  19. Breakfast with Jerry Kill and Jim HarbaughRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    Day Two of Big Ten Media Days gets started early today, with Kill taking the podium at 8 a.m, followed by Harbaugh. You can watch the press conferences live on Big Ten Network.

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  20. Can't stop the rush: ER visits stubbornly growRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    Despite expert advice and even a hefty dose of market forces, patients keep making needless trips to hospital emergency rooms. Here's why: When Fairview Southdale Hospital opens its $41 million emergency department next month, the facility will sport a fresh design and amenities, plus something more important: space to treat a rising number of patients.

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