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  1. Today in History: Sept. 2, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | The Daily Republic

    ... , Vice President Theodore Roosevelt offered the advice, "Speak softly and carry a big stick" in a speech at the Minnesota State Fair. In 1944 , during World War II, Navy pilot Lt. (jg) George Herbert Walker Bush was shot down by Japanese forces as ...

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  2. Minnesota offers free all-day kindergartenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    ... happening, please do not clear your SFGate.com cookies for the next 30 days. ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The state of Minnesota is providing free all-day kindergarten for the first time this school year. The Star Tribune reports ( http://strib.mn/1A15No6 ...

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  3. Sharon SanfordRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Journal

    ... be in the Mountain Lake City Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Wednesday and 7:30-8:30 a.m. Thursday at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home, SOUTH CHAPEL, in New Ulm and will continue for one hour prior to the time of service at the church on ...

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  4. Bernadine OstermannRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Journal

    ... in the New Ulm City Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the time of service at church on Wednesday. The Minnesota Valley Funeral Home SOUTH CHAPEL is handling the arrangements. Bernadine is survived by her daughter, Sheila (Tom) Steffl of ...

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  5. A tough ending for BrewersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Journal

    Sobieski scored single runs in the fourth and fifth innings and Tyler Jendro made those two runs hold up as the Sobieski Skis won the Minnesota State Class "C" Baseball title with a 2-0 win over the New Ulm Brewers.

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  6. AmeriCorps LEAP celebrationRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Journal

    ... with children who are at-risk of falling behind in the skills necessary for success in Kindergarten. Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation (SMIF) has been a sponsor of the AmeriCorps LEAP (Learning Early Achieves Potential) program for the past ...

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  7. Legacy Program: Local Musician, Shannon Murray, to Perform "People's...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Northland Press

    ... ate for all ages. This free Legacy Program is funded in part or in whole with money from the vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008 which dedicated funding to preserve Minnesota's arts and cultural heritage.

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  8. Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Bike Trails nominated for a national awardRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Northland Press

    ... Indiana Mayor Greg Ballard, for his program "Rebuildindy", as well as the Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Bike Trails in Minnesota. Cuyuna was nominated for Places for Bikes Award category, celebrating cities, communities, states, and counties that are ...

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  9. MnCHOICES Initiative Launched in Crow Wing CountyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Northland Press

    ... single, comprehensive assessment and support planning web-based application for long-term services and supports in Minnesota. To better assess the needs of people who use long-term services and supports, the 2009 legislature authorized the ...

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  10. Crosslake Community School starts first year of high school classesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Northland Press

    ... students via Skype when they need assistance. CCS is using Odysseyware for its curriculum, which is aligned with Minnesota graduation standards. Students have a list of classes they're enrolled in, but not a set-in-stone schedule. If two CCS ...

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  11. Western Governments Step Up Efforts to Block ISIS RecruitsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    ... leaving the country to train and fight with ISIS. Special attention is being paid to Minneapolis and St. Paul in Minnesota as nearly a dozen of the suspects have ties to the city. The White House confirmed the death in Syria of Minnesotan Douglas ...

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  12. Searching for spiritsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Marshall Independent

    ... a historian and paranormal investigator. Lee founded the International Paranormal Society and travels throughout Minnesota with a team of investigators. He has written books about his spooky finds, including Mysterious "Minnesota: Digging up the ...

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  13. Times Writers Group: Here's to good government!Times Writers Group:...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times

    ... harder. These were quality employees who had valuable skills. Through a business contact I learned of the state of Minnesota Unemployment Insurance program called "Shared Work." It allowed my company to reduce employee hours by 20 percent but they ...

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  14. What's it like a to be a Summertime! organizer?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times

    What's it like ... to be a Summertime! organizer? Diane Kroska is behind the scenes at one of the biggest events in Central Minnesota Check out this story on sctimes.com: Rotary Club of St. Cloud President and Summertime by George! organizer Diane Kroska speaks to the ... (more)

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  15. Paralyzed athletes find flight through trapezeParalyzed athletes find ...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... trapeze accident. Tresa Honaker, a renowned aerialist from Grass Valley, California, came back to her native Minnesota to try to get back in the air for the first time since her accident in Janurary of 2012. Honaker was practicing a fabric routine ...

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  16. Fractional Toy Store Encourages A Memorable Labor Day WeekendRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Fractional Toy Store urges its members to take advantage of Labor Day weekend and celebrate the end of a great Minnesota summer outdoors.

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  17. Blast from the PastRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... actions of the FBI and the Minneapolis police. Here's Glenn, today : As the police attacks on protesters in Minnesota continue -- see this video of the police swarming a bus transporting members of [see update below], seizing the bus and leaving the ...

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  18. Frank Lloyd Wright fill station in Cloquet highlighted as County treasureRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    ... afternoon talk to the audience about the early start of the internationally known architect, with a focus on his Minnesota and Cloquet connections. He says it's rare that a noted architect of Wright's legacy has put so much work into a gas station. ...

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  19. Increased wolf activity leads to fears for pets & childrenRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    ... with a turkey hanging out of it's mouth and a turkey underneath him and three or four other turkeys" said Irving. Minnesota DNR Officers say it is unusual to see wolves coming so close to town. They suspect the recent activity was the work of a lone ...

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  20. Mankato student remains in coma after long fallMankato student...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times

    Mankato student remains in coma after long fall The circumstances remain a mystery, haunting his loved ones Check out this story on sctimes.com: A Minnesota State University student who fell from a Milwaukee parking ramp last month after a ... (more)

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