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Facing Tough Challenge, Peterson Has $523K Banked

Minnesota Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson has raised more money in the past three months than he did in at this stage in his previous campaign. But he has less in the bank compared with the same time in 2012.

04/14/2014

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Legal Challenge Delays Vikings Stadium Bond Sale

A legal challenge has forced the state to delay a $468 million bond sale to finance the new stadium for the Minnesota Vikings, state officials announced Sunday, saying the lawsuit jeopardizes plans to open the facility for the 2016 season as well as a nearby $400 million development.

01/12/2014

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Think You Can Eat A 2.5-Pound Burger In 30 Minutes?

Happy National Cheeseburger Day! What is two-and-a-half pounds, with eight strips of bacon, eight slices of cheese and 20 pickles? It’s the Beast Burger and you can only get one at Joe Senser’s.

09/18/2013

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Grandma’s Marathon Course Record Faces Challenge

It’s been 32 years since Minnesota’s Dick Beardsley set the Grandma’s Marathon course record, winning in 2 hours, 9 minutes, 37 seconds.

06/22/2013

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - SEPTEMBER 23: Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings runs the ball in the fourth quarter against the San Francisco 49ers at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on September 23, 2012 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Facing Peterson A Tall Task For Texans

The Houston Texans can’t help but be impressed by what Minnesota’s Adrian Peterson is doing this season.

12/19/2012

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Vikes Try To Forget Bad Game; Tough Stretch Looms

Based on the consensus outside view of the Minnesota Vikings, a 5-3 record halfway through the season is a real accomplishment.

10/26/2012

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Little-Known GOPer Joins Race Against Klobuchar

A Republican who’s not well known in state political circles is joining the race to unseat Democratic U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar.

08/22/2011

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GOP’s Severson Declares For Klobuchar’s Seat

Former state Rep. Dan Severson on Monday became the first Minnesota Republican to announce a challenge to Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar in next year’s election.

05/16/2011

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Emmer Won’t Challenge Recount If Clear He Lost

Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Emmer says he won’t go to court to challenge the results of the upcoming recount if it’s clear he can’t win.

11/25/2010

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