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  1. Mark Dayton to DNR: No more moose collaringRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | TwinCities

    ... cites reports that the collaring has caused the deaths of some adult moose and the abandonment of some calves. Minnesota's moose population has been on the decline, and researchers have hoped the collaring would help them understand why. The DNR had ...

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  2. Wrestling legend Verne Gagne dies at age 89Read the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Denver Post

    ... a lot out of people and he got a lot out of people." Gagne was a three-sport high school athlete from Robbinsdale, Minnesota, and won multiple state championships in wrestling. He played football and wrestled at University of Minnesota, but left ...

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  3. Murder charges dropped in Woodbury girl's syntheti...Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | KVOX-FM Fargo

    Prosecutors in Minnesota have dropped murder charges against three teens accused of selling a synthetic drug that caused the death of a classmate. Instead, authorities opted for plea agreements with the three 17-year-olds, believing the teens have a chance to contribute to society.

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  4. SuperValu Beats 4Q Profit ForecastsRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | CBS Local

    ... and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [] The Eden Prairie, Minnesota-based company said it had profit of 14 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 24 cents per ...

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  5. Dayton To DNR: No More Moose CollaringRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    ... cites reports that the collaring has caused the deaths of some adult moose and the abandonment of some calves. Minnesota's moose population has been on the decline, and researchers have hoped the collaring would help them understand why. The DNR had ...

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  6. NFL Draft: Potential Draft Day Trades To Look Out ForRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Cincy Jungle

    ... in place. That's why moving up to get Mariota has been such a hot rumor, even if it has no real legs to it. Minnesota has decided Peterson will play for the Vikings or no one, per Ian Rapoport . The Dallas Cowboys have been the team rumored to be in ...

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  7. Tuesday Twins: Will Joe Mauer hit another home run?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Twinkie Town

    ... those old-school stirrups? He actually does that because his Mom is legally blind . Jacque Jones is coming back to Minnesota next month to throw out a bunch of ceremonial first pitches. "I can't miss [Minnesota] too much because I get back there a ...

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  8. Weekly 5: New Jersey boat dealers indicted on 34 fraud countsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boating Industry

    ... increasing biofuel levels, as originally called for in the Renewable Fuel Standard. A group of senators from Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois and South Dakota - where ethanol is particularly important to local farmers - took the lead on the effort, but the ...

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  9. A Simple Yet Creative Solution for Keeping Feet Healthy Launches,...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    ... beyond the wide swath of feet that the current 7.5 to 14 already covers. In early April, Wright showed off his Minnesota-manufactured JellyFeet365s at the annual Grow Your Company Conference in Nashville, Tenn., where entrepreneurs fed off each ...

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  10. Proposed bill would give boost to care centers in Greater MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Chatfield News

    A comprehensive Health and Human Services finance proposal by House Republicans would provide Greater Minnesota nursing homes with hundreds of thousands of dollars in new revenue if signed into law. On an 11-7 party-line, roll-call vote, the House Health and Human Services Finance Committee approved the bill last week and it is scheduled to be heard by the Senate Health, Human Services and Housing Committee this week.

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  11. MN: Senate's Transportation Debate Pits East Metro vs. West MetroRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mass Transit

    April 28--Minnesota senators approved a multibillion-dollar transportation package Monday, but not before transit funding provoked a fight between the east and west halves of the Twin Cities metro. At issue: longstanding gripes from east-metro lawmakers that Minneapolis and the west metro are getting the benefit of more major transit projects.

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  12. Analysis challenges transportation funding needsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Business North

    Minnesota's long-term funding needs for state roads and bridges as identified by the Transportation Finance Advisory Committee may be overstated by as much as $4.5 billion over the next 20 years due to an overly high inflation assumption, according to an independent analysis commissioned by several business trade associations. The analysis also identified several issues related to TFAC's recommended funding for the build-out of the transit system in the metro area.

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  13. Dallas Stars Daily Links: Seattle May Get NHL Team When Las Vegas DoesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Defending Big D

    ... second round of the playoffs, and rattlesnake rodeos exist. The Stars were not an expansion team, of course. The Minnesota North Stars were, though. Back in 1967-68, the NHL expanded from the "original" six teams to twelve, adding Pittsburgh, ...

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  14. Bridgewater expects AP to return to VikingsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    One of the major storylines of this NFL offseason has been the future of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson . He was recently reinstated by the league, so he'll presumably be on the field somewhere this coming season, but he has not yet reported to the Vikes' offseason workouts.

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  15. A look at the major gay rights cases decided by the Supreme CourtRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    The Supreme Court has struggled with the issue of gay marriage and gay rights for nearly half a century. Here are some of the key decisions: Baker vs. Nelson , 1972: The first Supreme Court gay marriage ruling was just a sentence long, saying that the appeal of a gay couple from Minnesota who had been turned down for a marriage license "is dismissed for lack of a substantial federal question."

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  16. The Somali muddle, once more onceRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Power Line

    ... realist. A veteran of civic nonprofits such as the Open Society Institute and the Aspen Institute, she returned to Minnesota five years ago after a long career overseas and in Washington, D.C. She bristles at any suggestion that she's merely, as she ...

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  17. Roundup: Dave Navarro Dating Fox News Anchor & Baltimore Man Dances...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Big Lead

    ... in Alabama. [ AL.com ] The Dallas Cowboys are out on Adrian Peterson, and it seems like he's going to stay in Minnesota. [ Yahoo Sports ] Michael Carter-Williams had the best game of his young career with the Bucks: 22 points, nine assists, eight ...

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  18. Trans Students Say Rep. Tim Miller's Bathroom Ban Is Political BullyingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | City Pages

    Months after the Minnesota State High School League's landmark vote to let transgender athletes play on the sports team they identify with, the Republican-led House passed a bill to ban bathroom choice for trans students across the state. That ban would protect the privacy of non-trans kids, says Rep. Tim Miller .

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  19. Gopher Basketball Recruiting Spring UpdateRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Gopher

    ... son of Pervis Ellison, a 3-star SG/SF from Pennsylvania and one of the top targets of the spring. Ellison visited Minnesota during the season and came away impressed. A key factor (possibly a deciding factor?) is that Dan McHale was the primary ...

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  20. Booze Bill Gives House A Shot At Repealing Sunday Sales BanRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... this month but it gave proponents hope. Eight senators switched to vote in favor of doing away with the ban. Minnesota is one of just 12 states that still ban Sunday sales. Opponents say a seventh day of sales wouldn't bring extra business to liquor ...

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