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Suspicious Package Reported At Palmer’s Dental Office Is Flowers

A suspicious package sent to Dr. Walter Palmer’s dental office in Bloomington Friday afternoon turned out to be flowers, according to the Bloomington Police Department.

08/07/2015

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American Airlines Joins Delta In Banning Shipment Of Wildlife Trophies

Delta Air Lines had a major change of heart about shipping hunting trophies, announcing Monday afternoon that it would no longer accept lion, leopard, elephant, rhinoceros and buffalo trophies.

08/04/2015

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Delta Air Lines To Ban Shipment Of Wildlife Trophies

Delta Air Lines had a major change of heart about shipping hunting trophies, announcing Monday afternoon that it would no longer accept lion, leopard, elephant, rhinoceros and buffalo trophies.

08/03/2015

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Rep For Hunter Who Killed Lion Contacts U.S. Fish & Wildlife

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says that they have established contact with a representative the Minnesota dentist who killed a well-known lion. Bloomington dentist Walter Palmer ignited a storm of controversy by killing the prized lion Cecil in Africa earlier this month.

07/31/2015

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We Called the Lion Hunting Dentist…

Here’s how we started the week of Cecil Talk.  My take on calling the dentist office and what it might sound like, followed by me trying to assemble my proverbial parade.

07/30/2015

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4 Things To Know From July 30, 2015

From plane debris found in the Indian Ocean to an armless embrace going viral, here are the four stories to know from Thursday, July 30.

07/30/2015

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Lawyer: No Charge Yet For 2nd Zimbabwe Lion Killing Suspect

Zimbabwe prosecutors Thursday are still trying to figure out how to charge one of the suspects in the killing of Cecil the lion by an American dentist that has outraged animal lovers.

07/30/2015

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Big Game Trophy Hunters Defend Their Passion

Of the nearly 570,000 licensed hunters in Minnesota, fewer than two-tenths of 1 percent will pursue Africa’s exotic game.

07/29/2015

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Patients Of Dentist Who Killed Cecil The Lion Talk To WCCO

The patients of Dr. Walter Palmer that spoke with WCCO all described him as an excellent dentist. But they also expressed shock over the killing of Cecil the lion, as well as the fact that Palmer had a prior felony for poaching a black bear in Wisconsin and a sizable sexual harassment award against him.

07/29/2015

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Politicians Speak Out On The Death Of Cecil The Lion

Politicians in Minnesota and across the country are sounding off on the death of a protected African lion at the hands of a Twin Cities dentist.

07/29/2015

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A Look At Poaching In Minnesota After Lion’s Death

A Minnesota dentist is accused of poaching after traveling to Zimbabwe and paying two experts to help him find a lion. It’s also not the first time a Minnesota native has been involved in a poaching case. Most others involve the illegal harvesting of deer, moose or fish, but poaching has a past.

07/29/2015

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4 Things To Know From July 29, 2015

From a Minnesota dentist caught up in a global firestorm over a lion hunt to a little boy getting two new hands, here are the four stories to know for Wednesday, July 29.

07/29/2015

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Como Zoo Workers Mourn The Death Of 22-Year-Old Lioness

Workers at the Como Zoo say they are in the midst of a time of grief. A week ago, the zoo lost 22-year-old Wynona.

03/03/2015

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Good Question: How Often Is March ‘In Like A Lion, Out Like A Lamb’?

Is the old saying about March — “In like a lion, out like a lamb” — just a saying? Kathy from St. Cloud asked how often that really happens.

03/17/2014

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Curiocity: Q&A With ‘Lion’ In Ordway’s ‘Wizard Of Oz’

Grab some lucky shoes and follow the yellowbrick road — a new production of “The Wizard of Oz” opens this week at the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts.

12/02/2013

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John Williams Video Smackdown for 5-3!

Whistling the Hits is the new champ….taking on a creepy challenger: Lion who thinks toddler is a Zebra. VOTE NOW!

05/03/2012