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Politico: Minnesota Is Best State In The Nation

Politico.com has ranked Minnesota as the top state in the nation in their second-annual poll that coincides with President Obama’s State of the Union address The poll is “an appraisal of the state of the states of the union,” according to author Margaret Slattery, and is inspired by the 1931 series “The Worst American State” by legendary journalist H.L. Mencken.

01/20/2015

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Man Pleads Guilty In Crash That Killed St. Paul Bride

A New Hampshire man who crashed into a honeymooning couple, killing the bride and seriously wounding her husband, will serve at least 10 years in prison. Forty-four-year-old Matthew Tsopas of Somersworth pleaded guilty Friday to 14 charges, including manslaughter.

12/05/2014

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Divorce Law Out Of Synch With Same-Sex Marriage

Cori Jo Long, 31, and Brooke Powell, 30, did everything right before they married. They fell in love slowly, based on years of friendship stretching back to high school. They planned their nuptials carefully for about a year, choosing to travel from Texas to New Hampshire in 2010 as same-sex marriage spread.

09/30/2014

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Family Of Bride Killed In Crash: ‘We Are Absolutely Devastated’

The family of a woman who was killed in a crash while honeymooning with her new husband said they are “absolutely devastated and heartbroken.”

07/25/2013

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MN Bride Killed On Honeymoon In NH crash

A Minnesota woman is dead and her husband seriously injured after a crash Saturday afternoon in New Hampshire, authorities said. The man believed to be responsible for the crash is in jail on charges of drinking and driving.

07/22/2013

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Bemidji St. Falls To New Hampshire In OT, 3-2

Trevor van Riemsdyk’s scored in overtime to give New Hampshire a 3-2 men’s college hockey win over Bemidji State in the consolation game of the Ledyard Bank Classic on Monday.

12/31/2012

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Reality Check: Nolan, Cravaack & Minn. Residency Accusations

In a race that’s already among the most hotly contested in the country, a new television ad from Democrat Rick Nolan accuses Republican Congressman Chip Cravaack of a smear campaign — and more.

10/24/2012

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Gray’s 4 TDs Lead Gophers Past New Hampshire 44-7

MarQueis Gray threw for two touchdowns and ran for two more by halftime, and Minnesota finally enjoyed an easy victory over an FCS-level opponent by beating New Hampshire 44-7 on Saturday.

09/08/2012

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Coach Kill Drums Up Support Giving Away 1 Ticket At A Time

These days, Minnesota Gophers head football coach Jerry Kill isn’t just looking to recruit players, he’s recruiting students — enough to fill the 10,000 seats in the student section, which has proven to be a tough task to tackle.

09/07/2012

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FCS Schools Are No Cupcakes For Minnesota

The last thing the Minnesota Golden Gophers should have to overcome when they face New Hampshire on Saturday is overconfidence.

09/07/2012

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Gopher Football Coach Jerry Kill’s Weekly Visit On WCCO Radio

Gopher football coach Jerry Kill joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News to review last week’s win over UNLV.

09/04/2012

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GOP’s Cravaack Reports Value Of NH, Minn. Homes

The New Hampshire home where Republican Rep. Chip Cravaack’s family lives is worth as much as $500,000, according to a congressional disclosure statement.

08/17/2012

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Pawlenty To Campaign With Romney In New Hampshire

Former Minn. Gov. Tim Pawlenty will campaign with Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney this weekend in New Hampshire.

01/06/2012

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Bachmann, Perry Plan To Head South After Iowa Vote

Rick Perry and Michele Bachmann plan to make their next — and possibly last — stands in South Carolina instead of chasing the rest of the GOP presidential pack to New Hampshire.

01/01/2012

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Candidates Turn Up Heat In Iowa, NH This Week

The presidential nominating contests start in 21 days, and the Republican candidates are turning up the heat in Iowa and New Hampshire this week.

12/12/2011

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With No Staff, Bachmann Mails Paper For N.H. Primary

In keeping with the scant attention she has paid to New Hampshire, Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann has signed up by mail to get on the state’s presidential primary ballot instead of showing up in person or having someone else do it for her.

10/26/2011

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Bachmann NH Staff Says Rudeness Pushed Them Out

Presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann’s former New Hampshire staffers say they were deceived, left out of the loop and treated as second-class citizens before they quit in frustration last week.

10/24/2011

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Bachmann Brushes Off Idea She’s Given Up On NH

Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann is brushing off the idea that her campaign is all but giving up on winning the New Hampshire primary.

10/23/2011

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A Look At Key Moments In The GOP Debate

Take a look at the key moments in Thursday night’s GOP presidential debate.

10/12/2011

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Forces Coalescing Around Romney

A new reality is taking hold in the race for the Republican presidential nomination.

10/12/2011

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Romney On Middle Ground: I Can Work With Democrats

Presidential challenger Mitt Romney accused President Barack Obama of failing to lead in a time of economic peril but sounded less conservative than his Republican rivals in their debate Tuesday night, defending the 2008-2009 Wall Street bailout and declaring he could work with “good” Democrats.

10/12/2011

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Bachmann Questions Perry On Spending

Rep. Michele Bachmann of Minnesota is questioning Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s record on spending. She asks Perry “how can we trust you to not go down the Obama way?”

10/11/2011

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Lesser-Known Candidates Working Hard In Iowa

While most of the attention heading into this weekend’s Iowa straw poll is on Michele Bachmann and Tim Pawlenty, lesser-known Republican presidential candidates are working equally as hard to pull off a surprise.

08/12/2011

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Pawlenty’s NH Backers GOP Restless In His Absence

It’s been 60 days since Republican presidential hopeful Tim Pawlenty last visited New Hampshire.

08/12/2011

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Cravaack Is Starting His Run For Re-Election Early

Minnesota Congressman Chip Cravaack says attack ads are pressuring him to begin running for re-election.

07/16/2011

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