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Sloane Martin
June 20, 2018 - 5:50 am
President Donald Trump will become the first sitting president to visit Duluth in 15 years when he takes the stage Wednesday evening. The president's rally is set to begin at Amsoil Arena at 6:30 p.m. while at least three planned protests over immigration and other policies go on throughout the...
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PGA coming to Minnesota
Susie Jones
June 18, 2018 - 6:49 am
For the first time in half-a-century, the PGA is staging a regular tour event in Minnesota. It was announced Monday morning that a seven-year agreement was reached to hold the 3M Open at the TPC course in Blaine starting in 2019. "I think it's great," said PGA Tour golfer Tim Herron of Minneapolis...
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it was raining
Dreamstime
June 18, 2018 - 4:58 am
CARLTON, Minn. (AP) - Flash flooding caused by heavy weekend rain that continued into Monday morning has washed out several roads in northeastern Minnesota and northwestern Wisconsin. Law enforcement reports that Minnesota Highway 23 washed out at the Nemidji River bridge in Carlton County of...
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Sloane Martin
June 14, 2018 - 6:15 am
A Twin Cities woman already serving time for selling heroin that led to two overdose deaths will be sentenced Thursday for another one. Beverly Burrell was found guilty in April in the death of 31-year-old Dustin Peltier in 2016. Officials say Burrell knowingly sold fentanyl-laced heroin that...
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smoke shop
Sloane Martin
June 13, 2018 - 7:30 am
Richfield is joining the growing list of Minnesota cities to raise the age limit to purchase tobacco products. The city council voted unanimously to raise the age from 18 to 21 Tueday night. They are the tenth municipality to do so, despite calls from some businesses, like convenience stores, that...
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Adrianza hits the grand slam
Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports
June 13, 2018 - 6:26 am
DETROIT (AP) - The Detroit Tigers lost much more than a game on Tuesday night. Miguel Cabrera ruptured his left biceps tendon in the third inning of a 6-4 loss to the Minnesota Twins and will have season-ending surgery later this week. "This is obviously a very sad day for Miggy and for the entire...
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Sloan Martin, WCCO Radio
Sloane Martin
June 11, 2018 - 5:59 pm
Several dozen protesters shut down a portion of Kellogg Blvd. in downtown St. Paul Monday evening calling for a $15 minimum wage. After the city of Minneapolis approved an ordinance to gradually increase the minimum wage to $15 an hour last year, advocates say they're feeling hopeful. "It's...
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Cat tails on a lake
Peter Gudella, Dreamstime.com
June 11, 2018 - 7:49 am
The mysterious bog that's been floating along the shores of a Brainerd-area lake for nearly a year has been moved away from a camp swimming area, thanks to the work of more than a dozen volunteers using pontoon boats to ram it and chain saws to cut away large chunks waterlogged plant matter. One...
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