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Leopold Daughter Glad To Have Dad Back In Minn. With Wild

Jordyn Leopold, the 10-year-old daughter of the Wild’s newest defenseman Jordan Leopold, lead the crowd in the “let’s play hockey,” cheer Sunday night. It was her heartwarming letter that went viral on social media this past week, asking the Wild to trade for her dad so he could come home to Minnesota.


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Attorneys General Letter Targets Human Trafficking

North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem has sent a letter to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee urging passage of three bills targeting human trafficking.


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Obama Letter Writer Hopes It Starts ‘Conversation’

The Minnesota woman whose letter to President Barack Obama led to one-on-one time with him says she hopes the message about middle-class struggles isn’t lost on Washington decision-makers.


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Obama To Spend Day With Minn. Woman Who Wrote Him Letter

When President Obama visits Minnesota this week, he plans to spend a day in the shoes of a St. Paul woman. In a new video posted online from the White House, the president says he was struck by a letter from a woman named Rebekah. In the letter, she writes about what she thinks needs changing, and her struggle to get ahead.


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A Letter From Justin Morneau To Twins Fans

Many Minnesota Twins fans are still talking about Saturday’s news, when the Twins organization announced they were trading former MVP Justin Morneau to the Pittsburgh Pirates.


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Gov. Dayton Requests Disaster Declaration

Gov. Mark Dayton is asking for a major federal disaster declaration for 18 Minnesota counties hit by flash flooding and severe storms in June.


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Secret Service: Suspicious Letter Mailed To Obama

The U.S. Secret Service says it intercepted a letter addressed to President Barack Obama that contained a “suspicious substance.” Now, the FBI says a preliminary test indicates there was poisonous ricin in the letter.


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Iowa Girls’ Parents Write Letter To Their Abductor

The parents of two missing Iowa cousins have prepared an open letter to whoever abducted the girls, asking for the children to be freed.


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TV Anchor Responds To ‘Bullying’ Letter On Her Weight

TV can be a superficial business.


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Man Says Rights Violated In Minn. Abduction Case

A man identified as a person of interest in a Minnesota boy’s 1989 abduction says he sent a letter of complaint to 14 state officials and agencies.


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Is Brewer Really Going After Obama

The media grabbed a picture of Gov. Jan Brewer going after Obama. Watch this video and see for yourself if this is a hostile meeting or was the photo a captured moment in time taken out of context?


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Vikings Send Letter To Minneapolis On Stadium Issue

Two days before Gov. Mark Dayton says he wants to see final plans for a new Vikings stadium, two plans to build in Minneapolis are under fire.


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Some State Workers Worry As Layoff Letters Arrive

Thousands of state workers have opened their mailboxes Saturday to find letters they didn’t want but knew were coming.


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St. John’s To Mail Letter About Abuse To Alumni

St. John’s Abbey and the survivors of sexual misconduct by current and former abbey members have reached an agreement about the distribution of a letter signed by two survivors and Abbot John Klassen.


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Minn. Letter Protests Julian Assange Extradition

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has supporters in Minnesota.


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Hecker Accuses Lawyer, Trustee Of Lying

Disgraced Twin Cities auto dealer Denny Hecker has written a letter to a bankruptcy judge accusing a bankruptcy trustee and his own former attorney of lying.


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