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  1. Anoka Woman, 84, Dies After Crashing Into MinivanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    ... get the [] MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - An 84-year-old Anoka woman died Thursday after driving over the center line on Coon Rapids Boulevard and colliding with a minivan. The minivan's driver, a 61-year-old Coon Rapids woman, was hospitalized with serious ...

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  2. 1 Woman Dead, 1 Woman Injured after Crash in Coon RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KSTP

    Around 3 p.m. officers responded to a report of a crash with multiple injuries at the intersection of Coon Rapids Boulevard NW and Coon Rapids Boulevard Extension NW. According to the Anoka County Sheriff's Office, a Mercury Cougar driving east on Coon Rapids Boulevard crossed over the center median into oncoming traffic and collided with a minivan.

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  3. Margery ReidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Estherville Spirit

    ... be forever loved and remembered by her children: Barbara (Wood), her husband Albert N., their sons: Jason Aric, (Coon Rapids, Minn.) Jonathan Karl, his wife Michelle (Maronn), their children, Leigha Anne and Grant Jonathan (Shoreview, Minn.); ...

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  4. Man, 20, arrested in 15 Coon Rapids home burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | TwinCities

    A 20-year-old Coon Rapids man was charged Friday with five counts of burglary after allegedly entering more than a dozen homes in the past month in a late-night search for cash and cigarettes. Authorities believe Jacob Daniel Shultz broke into 15 homes in Coon Rapids between Jan. 12 and Feb. 12 and attempted to enter 15 or so more.

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  5. Gabberts adds east metro location as part of furniture super storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | TwinCities

    ... Dock 86 location. All three brands are owned by Hom, but the complex at I-694 and I-35E is the first time the Coon Rapids-based retailer has put all three together. "This will be the largest furniture complex in the Twin Cities, probably in the ...

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  6. Mounds View's streak comes to an endRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Roseville Review

    ... View, which went to the state tournament in 2012 and 2014, won its opening playoff game 2-1 over sixth-seeded Coon Rapids. The win sent the Mustangs to the semifinals, where second-seeded Blaine waited. Following a scoreless first period, Blaine ...

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  7. Mounds View's streak comes to an endRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Roseville Review

    ... View, which went to the state tournament in 2012 and 2014, won its opening playoff game 2-1 over sixth-seeded Coon Rapids. The win sent the Mustangs to the semifinals, where second-seeded Blaine waited. Following a scoreless first period, Blaine ...

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  8. North-metro wrestling well-represented at stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Star Tribune

    ... ago he took second at 145 pounds. Wrestlers ranked third are Tyler Eischens of Anoka (113), Tyler Berdahl of Coon Rapids (195) and Anoka's Jeremy Rodman (220). Anoka's Matt Njos ranks fourth at 160. Elk River's Garrett Caldon ranks fifth at 120 ...

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  9. 'Grammar Goddess' at Coon Rapids High mixes old-school standards with new teaching approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Star Tribune

    Living in the age of Twitter is no excuse for bad grammar. So says the "Grammar Goddess," Coon Rapids High School teacher Stephanie Tutt, who believes it's possible to maintain classic standards in an era of ever-evolving language.

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  10. North news briefs: Polar Plunge set for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Star Tribune

    ... Polar Plunge, a fundraiser for Special Olympics Minnesota, will be held Saturday, Feb. 28, at Crooked Lake in Coon Rapids. Participants jump into the lake through a hole in the ice dug by the Anoka County Sheriff's Office Dive Team. They raise money ...

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  11. HEY! It's Me Doing The Polar PlungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | KOOL 108

    Just think, you'll look WAY better doing this than me! Support Special Olympics Minnesota and be part of the Polar Plunge this weekend in Burnsville or Coon Rapids and on March 7 at Lake Calhoun.

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  12. Women's Hockey Falls to Vermont 3-2 in Final Regular Season...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Providence Friars

    ... lone assist on the game-winning goal. With Morse on the bench for an extra attacker, junior Brittney Thunstrom (Coon Rapids, Minn.) scored to bring the Friars within one goal. Senior Brooke Simpson (Boxborough, Mass.) started the play when she ...

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  13. Dominium plans senior rentals in Coon RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Finance and Commerce

    Dominium met with members of the Coon Rapids City Council to present a preliminary vision for a four-story senior housing building on the northwest corner of Crooked Lake Boulevard and 109th Lane Northwest.

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  14. Three Anoka County law-enforcement agencies get grant money to tackle drunken drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Star Tribune

    ... agencies are getting federal grants to combat drunken driving. The county Sheriff's Office and the Coon Rapids and Lino Lakes police departments were among 12 agencies in the state to receive the money, which will allow them each to devote a ...

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  15. Slammin' Famine help neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | ReporterHerald.com

    When: Shifts are two hours, 12:30-9 p.m., Friday, Feb. 27, and 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28; Sunday shift added, noon-2 p.m. To donate: Visit the website or mail a check to FMSC, Attn: MobilePack #1502-228, 401 93rd Ave. NW, Coon Rapids, MN 55433.

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  16. Keeping tabs on Friday's morning commuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Star Tribune

    ... We're getting started with a report of vehicle fire on westbound Hwy. 10 between Egret Blvd. and Foley Blvd. in Coon Rapids. Roads in the metro are in good shape, but just to the north things are a bit tricky. MnDOT is reporting roads that are snow ...

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  17. Coon Rapids seeking firefighters, sets info sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | TwinCities

    Anyone interested in joining the city's fire department can attend an information session next month to learn about the hiring process, according to city staff. The event will take place from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. March 11 at Coon Rapids Fire Station 1, located at 1460 Egret Blvd. No prior training or experience is necessary as the city will train qualified candidates via the Anoka County Fire Training Academy.

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  18. Anoka-Hennepin schools superintendent invites public to coffeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | TwinCities

    ... ession will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. March 7 at Dunn Bros. Coffee, located at 401 Northdale Blvd, in Coon Rapids.

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  19. Hennepin County enacts ban on electronic cigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Star Tribune

    In this June 29, 2013, photo, Leah Overbaugh, a sales representative at the E Cig Crib in Coon Rapids, Minn., poses with a Siegelei e-cigarette. The policy, approved by the County Board on Tuesday, prohibits the use of "electronic delivery devices" - e-cigs - in all indoor spaces governed by the Minnesota Clean Indoor Air Act.

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  20. Shooting at subzero: "The images are fun, but the experience is the real thing."Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | City Pages

    ... the locals start to get restless. That's when Jeff Henningsgaard jumps at the chance to use his camera. The Coon Rapids photographer usually likes to stay warm and toasty in the winter. He's been shooting photos for about nine years, and he only ...

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