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Horst, Founder Of Aveda, Dies At Age 72

Horst Rechelbacher, the founder of the Aveda Corporation and Intelligent Nutrients, has passed away at the age of 72, according to his company’s website. A native of Austria, he opened the Horst & Friends salon in Minneapolis in 1965. Then in 1978, he started the Aveda Corporation, a company which he sold to Estee Lauder in 1997 for $300 million.

02/15/2014

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Eastview Musicians Play Piece By Former Exchange Student

Eastview High School’s Wind Ensemble performs Friday at the Minneapolis Convention Center, and a piece they’re performing is an original composition by Patrick Hahn from Austria. Hahn, 18, is a former Eastview foreign exchange student. “[The piece] is kind of a reflection. It’s supposed to be played in a couple churches in Austria and Hungary as well, so it’s kind of kept in a more reflective style,” Hahn said.

02/14/2014

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Vonn Hospitalized After Crash In Super-G At Worlds

Lindsey Vonn crashed and apparently hurt her right knee during a super-G at the world championships Tuesday and was taken to a hospital by helicopter.

02/05/2013

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Schwarzenegger To Sign New Memoir At MOA

Actor and former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger will sign copies of his new memoir at the Mall of America Thursday.

10/04/2012

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MN Teen & Her Dog To Compete In Int’l Agility Championship

A local teenager is getting ready to compete in an international event with her merle blue border collie named Lady.

07/11/2012

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