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  1. Lindstrom, MNRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Chisago County Press

    ... John and Alma Will. She married Glenn Reed in 1949 and lived and raised her family on a farm in rural Center City, Minnesota. Thursday, January 22, 2015 Herbert K. Heilig, age 76, of North Branch passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 13, 2015 ...

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  2. Son: City Hall gunman in Minnesota clashed with authoritiesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Marshall Independent

    A man killed in a confrontation with police outside a City Council meeting in suburban Minneapolis had a long history of friction with authorities, his son said Tuesday. Two officers were wounded in the exchange of gunfire, which happened at the New Hope City Hall just outside the City Council chambers after two new policemen were sworn in Monday night.

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  3. New Hope Shooting SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Valley News Live

    The medical examiners office has confirmed that Raymond Kemtz, was involved in the city council shooting in New Hope, Minnesota. Kemtz was in his 60's and spent years confined to mental health treatment centers in St. Peter and Anoka according to his family.

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  4. MnSCU Faculty and Administration Release StatementRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Valley News Live

    Governor Mark Dayton's decision to not include more funding for the state's largest system of higher education isn't sitting well with the leaders of Minnesota State Colleges and Universities. "We take the governor's decision not to recommend new funding for Minnesota State Colleges and Universities at this time very seriously and we appreciate the governor's commitment to supporting MnSCU and its vital mission of ensuring access to an affordable, high value education for all Minnesotans and meeting the workforce needs of Minnesota.

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  5. Pro-wolf groups seek 'threatened' status to allow flexible managementRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TwinCities

    The biggest supporters of protecting wolves in the U.S. came out in support of a reduced protection level for the big canines to make federal management more flexible. The 20 groups -- including the Humane Society of the U.S. and several Minnesota wolf groups -- petitioned the federal government Tuesday to re-list wolves as "threatened'' under the Endangered Species Act.

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  6. PUC declines new contract with Xcel Energy/NSPRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Journal

    ... assessment of the Electric Production Department conducted in October 2014 in conjunction with the League of Minnesota Cities Insurance Trust's O&M Incentive Program. Possible incentives from the operation could lead to a 10 percent insurance rate ...

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  7. Commissioners approve family services contractRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Journal

    Brown County commissioners unanimously approved a one-year contract with Eunoia Family Resource Center for professional, family-based services at 1226 S. Broadway. Family Services has not been able to obtain adequate family-based services for children and adults that are reimbursable by insurance and Medical Assistance , from its primary current provider, Greater Minnesota Family Services.

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  8. Enbridge insists on original route for Sandpiper oil pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Paul Eberth, Sandpiper's project manager, testified Tuesday at an evidentiary hearing for the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission that the North Dakota Pipeline Co., a subsidiary of Enbridge, may scrap their application for the roughly 616-mile pipeline if it doesn't follow what the company deems as critical factors in the application -- a pipeline that stretches from near Tioga, N.D., to Clearbrook, Minn., and on to Superior, Wis. Eberth was asked if a pipeline built along one of the eight proposed "system alternatives" -- routes proposed by entities other than NDPC, most of which do not pass through Clearbrook or Superior -- could benefit the local economies of towns near the route.

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  9. Report: DEA Building Massive National License Plate Reader ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KSTP

    ... has a huge net of license plate readers that they're using to track people across the country," explained ACLU of Minnesota Legislative Director Ben Feist. The report says the the DEA is combining its data with local law enforcement's data to ...

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  10. Peterson to seek re-election in 2016 in Minnesota's 7th DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Peterson, a Detroit Lakes Democrat who represents Minnesota's sprawling 7th Congressional District, which stretches along the western edge of Minnesota, said through a spokeswoman Tuesday that he plans to seek his 14th term in Congress in 2016. "I can confirm that he has said he's running at this point, and raising money," Allison Myhre said in an email Tuesday afternoon.

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  11. Andrew Anthony DoigRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Andrew Anthony Doig, 23, passed away on Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at his home in Duluth, Minnesota.

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  12. Lee LangerudRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... a little after midnight on January 24, 2015. Lee was fourth son born to Ella Ruud and Thomas Langerud in Mora, Minnesota on March 3, 1949. Lee grew up in McGrath, graduated from McGrath high school in 1967 and joined the Army in July of that year. ...

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  13. Superior Ballroom Dance Studio earns top honorsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    ... achieve world peace." Dave Anderson will be taking part in the annual Celebrity Dance Challenge put on by the Minnesota Ballet on February 5. To submit a comment on this article, your email address is required. We respect your privacy and your email ...

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  14. Gophers football: Berkley Edwards to join track teamRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Minnesota running back Berkley Edwards returns a kickoff during the Gophers' scrimmage at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis on August 9, 2014. Gophers running back Berkley Edwards will become a two-sport athlete, with the redshirt freshman set to join the men's track and field team as a sprinter, the school confirmed Tuesday.

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  15. Enbridge Defends Northern Minnesota Route for PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WDIO

    ... says the Sandpiper project would allow shippers to carry North Dakota crude oil to a terminal in Clearbrook, Minnesota, and then on to Enbridge's storage terminal and other pipelines in Superior, Wisconsin. The Star Tribune (http://strib.mn/1wzOVCJ ...

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  16. Exclusive: "Apparently somebody just really wanted to get to Moorhead"Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Valley News Live

    A Frazee, Minnesota, man was all smiles and laughter Tuesday night, despite being without a nearly new car. It was stolen right in front of his girlfriend's apartment Tuesday morning.

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  17. Minnesota Terror Suspect To Be Released To Halfway HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [...] MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A Minnesota man accused of trying to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group will be released to a halfway house while his case is ...

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  18. Budget squeeze forces downsizing at Minnesota Dept. of Human ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    State's largest agency moved to eliminate a $19 million deficit by slashing public services and laying off staff members. The Minnesota Department of Human Services is laying off staff and slashing millions of dollars in spending for care of vulnerable populations as the state's largest agency restructures services to eliminate a looming deficit.

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  19. Dayton's budget priority is boosting early edRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... generally set the Legislature's agenda. That qualifies Dayton's proposal as a breakthrough for early education in Minnesota. For at least a dozen years, educators and economists have joined forces to say that Minnesota is missing a good competitive ...

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  20. Elemeno Pea to Play Theatre School at DePaul University Next MonthRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Old Globe , and Actors' Theater of Louisville. Brian is an artistic associate of Park Square Theatre in St. Paul, Minnesota, and has a BFA from Carnegie-Mellon University. The Theatre School at DePaul University educates, trains, and inspires ...

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