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Boy Hero

9-Year-Old Boy Honored For Saving Sister’s Life

A nine-year-old Minneapolis boy and a Minneapolis 911 operator are being honored for helping to save a 2-year-old girl’s life. According to City of Minneapolis representatives, 9-year-old Rodrigo Sosa called 911 on May 5 because his little sister was unconscious from a seizure.

08/20/2012

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Best Upcoming Classical Music Performances In Minn.

Minneapolis has been home to internationally-acclaimed orchestra and classical music events since the early 1900s. Today, Minnesota is home to a variety of venues and performances dedicated to bringing the enjoyment of classical music to everyone.

08/20/2012

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Minn. Hosting Nat’l Truck Driving Championships

This weekend, the Minneapolis Convention Center hosts the 2012 National Truck Driving Championships, otherwise known as the Superbowl of Safety.

08/11/2012

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Keillor To Join ‘Spirit Car’ Author On Stage

Tickets are on sale for an onstage discussion featuring Garrison Keillor and author Diane Wilson in Minneapolis next month.

08/09/2012

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Former Legislator Looks Back 20 Years To The 1st Minn. Charter School

20 years ago, the first Charter School in the nation opened in St Paul, after the Minnesota legislature passed the first chartered school law.

06/03/2012

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Minn. Dems Say Clinton To Keynote Summer Dinner

Former President Bill Clinton will be the headline speaker for a Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party dinner in August.

05/31/2012

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Business Pros To Help Young Summer Job Seekers All Week

More than 400 top local businesspeople are helping young job seekers hone their interview techniques this week at the Minneapolis Convention Center.

04/23/2012

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Protestors Gather At U.S. Bank Shareholder’s Meeting

Protestors gathered Tuesday morning outside the Minneapolis Convention Center, where shareholders of the Minneapolis-based U.S. Bank were scheduled to start their annual meeting.

04/17/2012

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The Northwest Sportshow

The Northwest Sportshow is making its way to the Minneapolis Convention Center for five days of outdoor fun from March 28 – April 1.

03/24/2012

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Guide To Roller Girls Derby

The Twin Cities has all the major sports—pro football, basketball, hockey, men’s and women’s basketball, and lacrosse. There’s a well-regarded minor league baseball team, co-owned by comedian Bill Murray. But a newer sport is gaining traction: Roller Girls.

02/25/2012

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Thinking Spring? Golf Show Tees Off In Mpls.

Golfers are ready to kick off the unofficial start to the 2012 golf season in Minnesota.

02/16/2012

Recreational vehicles, camping, trailers

RV, Vacation And Camping Show Begins In Minneapolis

If you need a break from winter, head over to the Minneapolis Convention Center and think spring.

02/09/2012

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Paul Rallies GOP Support In St. Cloud, Minneapolis

U.S. Rep. Ron Paul is rallying Minnesota supporters as his campaign looks to the Minnesota caucus for its first state win in the Republican presidential race.

02/06/2012

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Naomi Tutu To Speak At MLK Breakfast

Thousands of people will gather next Monday at the Minneapolis Convention Center for the It’s the annual Martin Luther King Day Breakfast.

01/09/2012

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Minn. Somalis Support Homeland’s Prime Minister

Thousands of Somalis in Minnesota are expected to show support for the new prime minister of their homeland.

07/10/2011

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