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Several Southbound I-494 Ramps To Close In Northwest Metro

Summer may be coming to a close but construction season is still in full swing. After months of detours and closures, drivers in the western suburbs will have one more to deal with.

20 hours ago

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50-Bed Child Psychiatric Hospital Opens In Brooklyn Park

A 50-bed child psychiatric hospital has opened in the Twin Cities suburb of Brooklyn Park, replacing a 20-bed facility opened four years earlier in Maple Grove.

09/02/2015

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4 Your Pets: National Dog Day Events In Minnesota

Even though National Dog Day has landed on a Wednesday this year, there are still some fun things to do with your pooch to celebrate. Willmar has picked the best day to hold the grand opening of their new dog park, on Willmar Avenue and 22nd Street Southwest.

08/26/2015

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Maple Grove Sisters Looking To Take Their Songs To The Grandstand

The annual Minnesota State Fair Amateur Talent Contest semifinals bring in hundreds of fair guests every summer. The winners of each night then advance to the finals, held on the Grandstand on Sept 6.

08/26/2015

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Maple Grove Theater Shooting Suspect Captured In Brooklyn Center

Police in Maple Grove have identified a suspect they’re seeking in connection to the weekend movie theater shooting that left two people injured.

08/24/2015

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Man Killed In Corcoran Crash Identified

Officials have identified the 62-year-old man who died last Wednesday following a car crash in Corcoran.

08/23/2015

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4 Things To Know: Theater Shooting, A Vikings Win & Violence Abroad

Here’s a look at the four things you need to know for Sunday, Aug. 23.

08/23/2015

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2 Shot In Maple Grove Movie Theater Parking Lot

Two people are hospitalized after a shooting incident outside a Maple Grove movie theater Saturday evening. Maple Grove Police say the two victims were in a car outside the AMC Arbor Lakes Theater just before 10 p.m. when they were shot.

08/22/2015

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Stalled Semi Closes Stretch Of I-494 Between Plymouth, Maple Grove

A stalled semi-truck on Interstate 494 caused a traffic nightmare for dozens of commuters in the west metro Friday evening. The snarl happened at about 6:45 p.m. on southbound I-494 at Highway 55 in Plymouth, and stretched all the way up through Maple Grove to the I-94/I-494 split.

08/21/2015

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Prep Blog: Week 1, Previewing ‘The Big 4’

High school football is back. There isn’t a much better concept for football fans than watching their favorite prep teams under the lights on Friday nights. Except this week, it all starts on Saturday night. Here are four of this week’s top match-ups, with a couple other quality games on the side.

08/21/2015

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Woofstock 2015 In Maple Grove

This weekend there’s a great chance for you to pamper your pooch and just hang out with other pets and their owners.

08/06/2015

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Prep Blog: Previewing Last Year’s 6A State Football Field

It’s a new year in Minnesota high school football with scheduling. Conferences are gone, and now schedules are done regionally. It’s a combined effort to keep games competitive but at the same time, limit traveling expenses for schools. So instead of previewing districts this year, here is a look at how Class 6A could shake out based on last year’s state tournament teams.

07/31/2015

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Hockey Camp Trainer Accused Of Filming Girl, 14, In Shower

A hockey camp athletic trainer is accused of filming a 14-year-old girl as she showered at an ice arena up north.

06/30/2015

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Ex-Viking Greg Jennings Hosts 8th Annual Golf Classic For Charity

Former Vikings Star Greg Jennings hosted his eighth annual golf classic in Maple Grove Monday. Some of Jennings’ celebrity friends battled each other in a golf shootout before the tournament.

06/22/2015

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Vehicle Goes Off HIghway Into Holding Pond

A vehicle went off the road at the intersection of Interstate 94 with Highway 169 near Maple Grove Friday afternoon. Minnesota Department of Transportation cameras showed the vehicle in a holding pond, with the driver and another occupant standing on the roof.

06/19/2015

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Father: Missing Mount Rainier Climber Went To Get Cook Stove

The father of a missing climber apparently found dead on Mount Rainier says his son had a passion for climbing and the outdoors. Searchers Saturday recovered a body believed to be that of 25-year-old Kyle Bufis, formerly of Maple Grove.

06/14/2015

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Maple Grove Man Killed While Climbing Mt. Rainier

A Maple Grove family is mourning the loss of their son, who died while climbing Mount Rainier in Washington State. On Saturday, searchers found a body matching the description of 25-year-old Kyle Bufis.

06/13/2015

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Former Governor Ventura’s House For Sale

The 5,100-square-foot Maple Grove house sits on at least an acre and is on the market for $719,000. The house has five bedrooms, five baths, a winding staircase and nanny’s quarters.

06/03/2015

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Police: 1 Injured, 1 Arrested In Maple Grove Shooting

One person was hospitalized and a man is in custody after a shooting in Maple Grove early Sunday morning, according to police. Maple Grove Police were called at about 2:05 a.m. to the 17000 block of 89th Place North on a report of a shooting.

05/31/2015

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Prep Blog: Section Baseball Playoffs In Full Swing

We have a state tournament field set in boys tennis for both teams and individuals in Class A and AA. The next tournament to be figured it will be in baseball, where section playoffs are well underway and state teams will be decided across Minnesota by next weekend if the weather allows.

05/29/2015

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Sisqo In The Suburbs: Singer Now Lives In Maple Grove

Minnesota is home to plenty of famous faces, but one is getting a lot of buzz lately. Sisqo, who ruled the late 90’s with his hit “Thong Song,” now lives in Maple Grove.

05/27/2015

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Prep Blog: This Weekend’s Top High School Match-Ups

You don’t have to go very far to find entertaining, competitive and intense match-ups on the high school sports scene. The spring prep sports landscape will take shape over the next few weeks as we’ll have playoffs underway, if not decided, in lacrosse, softball, baseball and tennis.

05/14/2015

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Prep Blog: This Weekend’s Top High School Match-Ups

After a brief stint with some rough spring weather, the state’s high school spring sports have been back in action lately as we get ready to head to the postseason. The prep baseball, softball and golf seasons are all taking shape with a few weeks to go before we have playoff brackets and sectional play. Here’s a look at some of the big games Friday on the high school sports scene.

05/07/2015

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Drought Could Impact Fishing On Minnesota Lakes

The walleye opener is just 11 days away, and anglers could be dealing with some shallow lakes. The majority of the state, about 92 percent, is experiencing moderate drought conditions. Less than 20 percent of the state was that dry last year at this time.

04/28/2015

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Best Gift Shops For Mother’s Day In Minnesota

Five Minnesota gift stores that can make finding a gift for Mom a delightful and energizing experience.

04/28/2015

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