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  1. Pat Neshek makes an All-Star comeback like no otherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Former Twin Pat Neshek has dealt with skeptics and the loss of his newborn son, but on Tuesday, he's an All-Star.

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  2. A touring cyclist's adventure in Hennepin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Star Tribune

    Inspired by the touring cyclists of Europe, a Twin Cities woman took her 10-year-old niece on an overnight adventure in Hennepin County.

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  3. At Freedom School, young scholars find inspiration and improved literacy skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Star Tribune

    Unlike a lot of summer school programs that kick off with a daily announcement over the intercom, Freedom School is ushered in each day with the rich, steady beat of drums.

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  4. North news briefs: Anoka Home & Garden Tour coming SundayRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Star Tribune

    The annual tour of historic homes and gardens in Anoka will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 13. This year's tour focuses on homes near the Mississippi River east of the Rum River.

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  5. Twin Cities playgrounds go abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Star Tribune

    Volunteers dismantled playgrounds in Brooklyn Park to be donated to a group called Kids Around the World, a nonprofit that brings second-hand playground equipment to third world countries.

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  6. 9 a.m. update: Rush hour wrap upRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Star Tribune

    True to form, congestion developed on northbound Hwy. 169 just after 6:30 a.m. as commuters detouring around the Hwy.

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  7. Xcel Energy gets big pushback on Minnesota electric rate hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 23 | Star Tribune

    The Monticello Nuclear Generating Plant is operated by Xcel Energy. The plant, which opened in 1971, generates enough electricity to power nearly half a million homes.

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  8. Brooklyn Park delays vote on LRT roadwork that will raze homesRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | Star Tribune

    City Council tabled discussion on plan to rebuild W. Broadway Avenue that could cause two dozen homes to be razed.

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  9. Minneapolis, St. Paul, Brooklyn Park rehab, rebuild more than 1,000 homesRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Minneapolis , St. Paul and Brooklyn Park have spent nearly $70 million in federal stimulus money to remodel, sell or demolish more than 1,000 distressed homes and rental properties in the wake of the housing bust and foreclosure crisis that gripped many neighborhoods during the Great Recession.

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  10. Salvation Army, Goodwill expand by-the-pound programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | Star Tribune

    For now, Salvation Army buy-by-the-pound pricing is available only at the store at 900 N. 4th St. in Minneapolis.

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  11. Underdog who toppled Cantor has Minnesota tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Dave Brat, stands with his wife, Laura, as he speaks to supporters after defeating Republican Congressman Eric Cantor in the Republican primary for the 7th Congressional District in Virginia.

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  12. Restaurant news: Openings and closingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Surly Brewing Company’s mammoth facility now under construction in Minneapolis’ Prospect Park neighborhood will feature a restaurant, beer hall and event center.

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  13. Two Brooklyns have 7 vying to be mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | Star Tribune

    The candidate filing period that closed last week has two-term Brooklyn Center Mayor Tim Willson facing a charter commission member and a political newcomer.

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  14. Wednesday's prep sports roundupRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Star Tribune

    1-seeded Eden Prairie a victory over the No. 2-seeded Skippers in the Section 2 final at Armstrong High School and sending the Eagles to their eighth consecutive state tournament.

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  15. City seeks Hwy. 252 upgradesRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Folks in Brooklyn Center had plenty to say at a recent City Hall meeting seeking ideas for fixing safety and congestion problems on the city's busy and often-dangerous Hwy.

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  16. Philanthropy beat: Minnesota nonprofit BIZAA helps Nigerian kids attend schoolRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Star Tribune

    The kidnapping of more than 200 Nigerian girls in April was particularly disturbing to Okey Anyanwu, a Brooklyn Park religious leader who recently launched a nonprofit to fund education for children in Nigeria.

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  17. Overnight fire strikes Brooklyn Park apartment complexRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Residents of the Moonraker Apartments waited in line to retrieve items from their damaged apartments as a result of an early morning fire, Friday, May 30, 2014 in Brooklyn Park.

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  18. update: Medical emergency slows NorthstarRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Paramedics are on the way to the Fridley Northstar station to deal with a medical emergency.

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  19. Overnight fire strikes Brooklyn Park apartment complexRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Star Tribune

    The blaze at Moonraker Apartments on Brookdale Drive started about 2:30 a.m. and damaged six or so units.

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  20. Dozens of Brooklyn Park homes could be razed for road expansion, possible light-rail routeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Hennepin County land acquisition manager Eric Drager, left, answered homeowners' questions about the planned light-rail line as he referenced a detailed map to show the project's proposed site during a meeting at Brooklyn Park City Hall last week.

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