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New Zip Line Tour Opens Near Belle Plaine

Outdoor enthusiasts have a new way to enjoy the Minnesota River Valley. Just strap into a harness and hit the new zip line. Lee Kerfoot is owner of Kerfoot Canopy Tours. “My folks own the Gunflint Lodge (near the Boundary Waters) and we encouraged them to do this for several years,” Kerfoot said. Kerfoot’s takes adventure seekers high above the trees and over a steep ravine that suspends them 175 feet in the air.

06/14/2013

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Two Waconia Teachers Take On Mount McKinley

A total of six Minnesotans from the west metro will be taking on Alaska’s Mount McKinley. Two of them — Brian Honkomp and Christian Gilbert — are teachers at Clearwater Middle School in Waconia.

06/13/2013

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College Grads Facing Tough Job Market

College students graduating and entering the job market said it’s tough to find work right now. Katie Roehl graduated in May from the University of Minnesota with a degree in communications. “I’m really open to anything right now,” Roehl said.

06/12/2013

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Eagan Man Mowing Lawn Shot In Head With BB Gun

On Tuesday, Daniel Richard Pool, 27, was simply doing his job. He was mowing the lawn at the Coachman Highland Townhomes on Snowflake Drive in Eagan when he felt something hit him the head.

05/29/2013

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More Mpls. Food Trucks = Competitive Downtown Parking

They’ve overcome Mother Nature only to be challenged with parking problems in downtown Minneapolis. Food truck owners say every weekday can become challenging as they scout for the best spot.

05/07/2013

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Crews Search Lake For Trevino, Nothing Found

In their first search since the ice thawed, authorities sent a single boat out on Keller Lake Tuesday to search for the body of a missing woman.

04/30/2013

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Twin Cities Patios To Open This Weekend

The warm up has started, and it seems, at long last, spring has arrived. Now many businesses across the Twin Cities are not wasting any time taking advantage of it.

04/24/2013

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Mpls Mayor Declares Friday Ski-To-Work Day

With the snow falling in the metro, you’re more likely to hit a ski hill than a bike trail. Now, Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak has declared Friday Ski-To-Work-Day in the city.

04/18/2013

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MN Immigrants Urge Lawmakers to Support Immigration Reform Bill

Minneapolis resident, Gloria Castillo, 22, says for the last 10 years she’s lived under a constant fear of deportation. Now, she says there’s light at the end of the tunnel with the introduction of a bipartisan immigration reform bill.

04/17/2013

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Golfers (Try To) Cope With Spring Snow

April snow is pushing the start of the golf season back and with The Masters going on in Augusta, Ga., many Minnesotans are itching to play.

04/11/2013

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State Emergency Center Opens After Spring Snow Storm

Spring snow fall has triggered partial activation of the State Emergency Operations Center (SEOC).

04/10/2013

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Two Kids Board Metro Transit Bus With Fake Guns

Two boys are banned from Metro Transit for one month after concerned passengers and witnesses called police saying they were armed.

04/02/2013

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Family Of Missing St. Paul Woman Feel Frustration

It’s been well over one month since Kira Trevino, 30, was seen leaving the Mall of America where she worked.

03/27/2013

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New Prague Boy To Face Felony Terroristic Threat Charge

The 12-year-old boy who allegedly reported a hoax shooting at New Prague Middle School Wednesday will face a felony terrorist threat charge and another charge for dialing 911.

03/21/2013

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Gov. Dayton Signs Health Exchange Bill

Minnesotans will be able to buy health insurance online through a state-based marketplace called MNsure, starting in 2014.

03/20/2013

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