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‘Dusty The Horse’ Visits The Ronald McDonald House

The Ronald McDonald House in Minneapolis is a place for children and their families to stay while kids battle life-threatening illnesses. It provides lots of activities and diversions for its young patients, including an occasional visit from “Dusty the horse.”


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Horse Race Gambling Deal Clears Minn. House

Minnesota legislators have sent Gov. Mark Dayton a bill permitting more poker tables and higher betting limits at horse racing tracks and giving tribal casinos access to racing simulcasts.


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Lino Lakes Teacher Using ‘Horse Powered Reading’

Students having problems with reading now have a new, very unique classroom as an option: Horse powered reading.


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Car Strikes Horse In Rice County

The Minnesota State Patrol reports that a car struck a horse that was on the roadway in Rice County early Monday morning.


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Belle Plaine Horse Survives Gunshot To Face

There’s an old saying about cats having nine lives. A horse in Belle Plaine is living up to that same theory. Deke, a thoroughbred racing horse, is recovering from a gunshot to the face and that isn’t his only brush with death.


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Emaciated Horses Admitted To ‘U’ Vet Medical Center

Seven horses seized from a horse ranch in East Bethel, Minn. have been admitted to the University of Minnesota Veterinary Medical Center, the University announced Thursday.


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Horse Loose On I-35 Backs Up Morning Traffic

Traffic is backed up on Interstate 35 E southbound because of a horse that was loose on the road for more than an hour.


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DNR Doesn’t Think Horse’s Death Caused By Cougar

Wisconsin state wardens don’t think it was a cougar that killed a horse in eastern Dane County this week.


A couple of weeks ago, 18-year-old Morgan Roe of Edina sang -- a cappella -- in a competition to promote the new country music film "Country Strong." She won and with the $500 prize she put a down payment on her new horse Wyly. (credit: CBS)

Edina Singer First Gets Her Horse; Next Nashville?

A teenage girl in Minnesota wants to buy a horse. That’s nothing new. But Morgan Roe got the $500 down payment for her new horse by singing in a country music contest.


End Of Road For Police Horse And Chief

Two long-time cops are retiring today — one of them of the4-legged variety.




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