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  1. Minnesota Beats Furman 86-76Read the original story

    Tuesday | The Daily Gopher

    Minnesota defeated Furman 86-76 last night at Williams Arena. The Gophers improve to 10-2 on the season.

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  2. 114-year-old woman who challenged Facebook age policy diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Stoehr, one of Minnesota's oldest residents, died Sunda... . At her home in Pottsdam, Minn., Anna Stoehr plays Scrabble with her son Harlan, 83, who is changing the hoses on her washer, May16, 2012.

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  3. Tiny Minnesota town offers free land, gets no takers in 3 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | TwinCities

    Claremont, which has about 500 residents, has had no takers in the three years it has been offering free lots to anyone with a qualifying income who is willing to build a house, Minnesota Public Radio News reported . The city, which is located between Owatonna and Rochester, has three churches, three parks, a gas station and a bank -- all within one square mile.

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  4. FXM Announces FARGO New Year's Day MarathonRead the original story

    Tuesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... "true crime" story and followed a new case and new characters, all entrenched in the trademark humor, murder and "Minnesota nice" that made the film an enduring classic. Oscar winner Billy Bob Thornton starred as "Lorne Malvo," a rootless, ...

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  5. Low-key inaugural to usher in Mark Dayton's 2nd termRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | TwinCities

    Mark Dayton is making another fashion statement while ushering in a second term as Minnesota governor: He's again ditching the black tie in favor of blue jeans for what is shaping up as a laid-back inaugural. Dayton spokesman Linden Zakula said Tuesday that there are only two events planned, the swearing-in ceremony on Jan. 5 and an open-to-the-public party five days later.

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  6. Jesse Ventura's defamation challenged by 'American Sniper' widowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | TwinCities

    ... Kyle claimed in the 2012 bestseller that he had decked Ventura in a Coronado, Calif. bar in 2006 after the former Minnesota governor badmouthed fallen soldiers at a SEAL wake. Ventura said it did not happened. A handful of people said they saw or ...

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  7. Bois Forte Band: Majority of drug-addicted newborns in MN are NativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    The Bois Forte Band of Chippewa has released a warning in its newsletter regarding a major concern to the tribe. The newsletter says a majority of drug-addicted newborns in Minnesota are of American Indian descent, and there continues to be a rise in the number of babies born addicted to powerful drugs.

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  8. Drakes receive Conservationist of Year awardHave you ever given a gift for future generations?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... received the 2014 Crow Wing County Outstanding Conservationist of the Year award. They were recognized at the 2014 Minnesota Association of Soil and Water Conservation District Outstanding Conservationist Award Ceremony in Bloomington. According to ...

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  9. Cass County organizations receive historical society grants9 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The Minnesota Historical Society recently announced the most recent recipients of more than $1 million in funding from three grant programs that collectively preserve, conserve and enhance access to Minnesota's cultural heritage, including two Cass County grants.

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  10. Ten projects create 500 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development has awarded around $4-million in grants to clean up, or investigate, pollution at 10 redevelopment sites in the state, including sites in Northern Minnesota. Sites in Blue Earth County, Brooklyn Center, Duluth, Mankato, Minneapolis, St. Paul and Vadnais Heights were approved for funding from the agency's Contamination Cleanup and Investigation Grant Program.

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  11. Northshore high speed chase leads to arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    A McGregor man is in custody after he led the Minnesota State Patrol on a chase with speeds exceeding 100 mph. The 21-year-old was traveling southbound on Highway 61 driving a Chevy Trialblazer when the state trooper began the pursuit around 1:40 p.m. To submit a comment on this article, your email address is required.

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  12. Currie man killed in rollover in Chippewa CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday | Marshall Independent

    James Noram, 57, of Currie was killed in a one-vehicle rollover crash reported at 6:47 p.m. Monday near the intersection of Minnesota Highway 40 and 120th Ave. Northeast, the Minnesota State Patrol said.

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  13. Throw away commercially-produced, prepackaged caramel applesRead the original story

    Tuesday | US Food and Drug Administration

    ... apples that are not caramel-coated and are not prepackaged and no illnesses have been linked to caramel candy. The Minnesota Department of Health has reported four illnesses. The Minnesota cases purchased caramel apples from Cub Foods, Kwik Trip, ...

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  14. Man Guilty Of Robbing Two University of Minnesota StudentsRead the original story

    Tuesday | WWTC-AM Eagan

    A St. Paul man is awaiting sentencing for his role in robbing two University of Minnesota students. Javonta Williams pleaded guilty last week to aggravated robbery.

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  15. Fatal Crash in Steele CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KAAL-TV Austin

    The Minnesota State Patrol reports Mark Smith, 50, of Medford, was driving southbound on Highway 218 when he lost control of the vehicle, around 7:00 Tuesday morning. He spun out, and collided with a vehicle, driven by Alicia Westendorf of Austin.

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  16. Church-based institutions ponder same-sex benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | TwinCities

    ... cleared the way for gay marriage in Indiana. Another Roman Catholic school, the University of St. Thomas in Minnesota, did the same this year, saying it was doing so to comply with state and federal laws. The explanation offered by Notre Dame's ... 10 comments

  17. Minnesota Lawyer Names SiebenCareya s Jeffrey M. Montpetit a a oe2014 Attorney of the YearaRead the original story

    Tuesday | Business Wire

    )-- Sieben Carey today announced that Minnesota Lawyer has named Jeff Montpetit, a shareholder at the firm, one of its "2014 Attorneys of the Year." Recipients of the annual Attorneys of the Year award are selected based on leadership in the ...

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  18. Following 'Black Lives Matter' Mall of America Protest,...Read the original story

    Tuesday | Common Dreams

    Fresh revelations that the city of Bloomington, Minnesota is planning to go after perceived organizers of Saturday's massive "Black Lives Matter" protest to sue them for money allegedly lost by the commercial center and police have raised alarm among activists and civil rights advocates. "Youth leaders of color [are] under attack," declared the Minneapolis chapter of Black Lives Matter in a statement released Tuesday.

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  19. Books Sent to Students in Ebola-Stricken LiberiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KSTP

    More than 22,000 primary and secondary reading books collected in Minnesota by Books For Africa will be shipped to students in Liberia, who are currently out of school because of the Ebola outbreak. A ceremony recognizing the shipment and welcoming Ahmed Sirleaf, collaborating, learning and adapting advisor at the U.S. Embassy in Liberia, took place Tuesday morning.

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  20. 114-year-old US woman who challenged Facebook after it wouldn't list her real age diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Brandon Sun

    At her home in Pottsdam, Minn., Anna Stoehr plays Scrabble with her son Harlan, 83, who is changing the hoses on her washer, May16, 2012. Stoehr, one of Minnesota's oldest residents, died Sunday, Dec. 20, 2014 in her sleep after several days in hospice care, according to her son, Harlan Stoehr.

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