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Bloomington, Minnesota is located in Hennepin County. Zip codes in Bloomington, MN include 55437, 55425, and 55420. The median home price in Bloomington is $224,900 which is roughly $192/per square foot. More Bloomington information.

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Alvin Duane - Al' Frank

Alvin Duane "Al" Frank, age 82, died peacefully in his home on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, from a long battle with lung cancer and COPD.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

TwinCities

Hard Rock Cafe set to open at Mall of America

Three years after closing its Minneapolis site, Hard Rock Cafe is about to reopen in Minnesota -- this time at Mall of America in Bloomington.

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Finance and Commerce

Boosting property values on light rail lines

When the Exeter Group purchased the Chittenden & Eastman Building for $1.65 million in October 2010, the former furniture warehouse might not have been considered a "hot" property.

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WOZZ-FM Appleton

Minnesota man held on cash bond in drunk driving c...

Granda was driving southbound when he lost control, entered the west ditch, and crashed into several trees.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

TwinCities

'Guys and Dolls' at Bloomington Theatre and Art Center will leave a spring in the viewer's step

Freed from the constraints of having to consistently and meaningfully compensate their artists and blessed with a generously sized stage, community-based performance companies such as Bloomington Civic Theatre have the luxury of presenting old-style Broadway musicals in the large-cast/ big-orchestra manner they were originally envisioned.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

CRN

XChange 2014: Profits, Culture More Vital Than Ever As M&A Activity Increases

Reed Warren, vice president at Revenue Rocket Consulting Group in Bloomington, Minn., said this year is on pace to surpass 2001 as the busiest M&A year in history, thanks to a stable economic forecast for the next three to four years.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

TwinCities

2 oversaw Twin Cities flow of meth, charges say

Two men helped tens of thousands of dollars worth of methamphetamine flow to the Twin Cities from Mexico in recent months, according to federal charges filed last week.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

WOZZ-FM Appleton

Four people injured after driving off highway

Sheriff's officials say a 2001 Chevy minivan was driving south when it lost control and crashed into several trees off Highway 39 just north of N. 2nd Drive in the Town of Hull.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

TwinCities

'Guys and Dolls' at Bloomington Theatre and Art Center will leave a spring in the viewer's step

Freed from the constraints of having to consistently and meaningfully compensate their artists and blessed with a generously sized stage, community-based performance companies such as Bloomington Civic Theatre have the luxury of presenting old-style Broadway musicals in the large-cast / big-orchestra manner they were originally envisioned.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Star Tribune

Will the new Eagan outlet mall weaken Albertville Premium Outlets?

From merchandising and advertising to real estate and technology, business reporters offer insight into the latest trends and people that define today's top retailers.

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Insight News

County invites community to Northside center

Hennepin County celebrated the opening of its third regional human services center, located at 1001 Plymouth Ave., N. in Minneapolis.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Star Tribune

Stage spotlights: 'When Momma Prayed,' 'Rhythmically Speaking,' 'Guys and Dolls'

WHEN MOMMA PRAYED Ongoing: Powerful singer and actor Greta Oglesby plays a bereaved wife whose faith pulls her through the loss of her husband in this gospel musical by playwright and director Darryl Harrell, with music composed by former Prince & the Revolution keyboardist Matt Fink.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

KSTP

Proposal to House Homeless Youth in Edina Gets Support, Skepticism

The suburbs don't usually come to mind when you think about homelessness. But there are so many young people without a place to stay in the southwest suburbs, a former bank building could turn into apartments for homeless youth.

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American Academy of Family Physicians

Research Suggests Practices Need to Forge Their Own Paths to Change

When it comes to practice transformation and the patient-centered medical home, "There may not be any silver bullets that will work for all or even most clinics."

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Business Wire

Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH to Open Store in Eagan, MN

The new Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH store will offer an exceptional assortment of designer brands at value prices.

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Penninsula News Review

Pen Track Masters harvest gold

At the recent Washington State Seniors Games, Peninsula Track's Anne Murfitt and Les East both added to their 2014 haul of Masters medals by bringing a hatful back to Canada.

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WYFF-TV Greenville

This day in history: Mall of America opens

On this date in 1992, the Mall of America opened in Bloomington, Minnesota at a cost of 650 million dollars.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

TwinCities

Minnesota company's simple growth plan: automating complex systems

A rural Minnesota company that started about 30 years ago by automating tractor sales to farmers now counts John Deere as a major customer.

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Star Tribune

Proposed homeless youth building in Edina draws hundreds of supporters, few critics

Plans for homeless youth apartments in Edina are pitting churches and hundreds of parishioners against some businesses and residents who think the project isn't the right fit for the Southdale area and could increase crime in the suburb.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

CBS Local

Good Questions: Dog Years, Feed Corn And Road Construction

Breed matters too. Smaller breeds live longer. So a Chihuahua that's 7-years-old, that's equal to about 44 human years.

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