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Wheelblades: Helping People In Wheelchairs Stay Active In The Snow

Snow-covered, icy streets can get the best of even the heartiest Minnesotan. Almost all of us have stumbled or had a hard time trudging through fresh snowfall. But winter weather poses an especially difficult challenge for people who use wheelchairs. The snow makes it difficult to maneuver and steer, and it can be so limiting that many people lower their activity level, dramatically.

01/02/2014

Roseville Tops White Bear Lake 21-14

Prep Blog: State Bids On The Line Friday Night

Before football teams hit the field Friday night, there are 16 squads left in seven classes across the state who all have a shot at the state tournament. By the end of the night, that number will get cut in half. This is the week that pretty much every kid who grows up playing football dreams about.

11/01/2013

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Man Charged In Fatal Rogers Crash That Killed Pedestrian

A 21-year-old man has been charged with striking and killing a pedestrian in Rogers in May, according to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office.

10/30/2013

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Prep Blog: Week 8, Previewing ‘The Big 4’

It’s hard to believe the final week of the regular season is here, but that means it won’t be long before some players are handing over their pads after season-ending losses. This is the last chance for many teams to gain some momentum before the start of the postseason. It’s also a week where some teams can clinch a conference championship.

10/16/2013

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Prep Blog: Week 6, Previewing ‘The Big 4’

There is yet another huge Friday night on our hands in high school football across Minnesota as we’re turning the corner on the regular season. It’s hard to believe that just three weeks remain for teams to get big victories and to position themselves for the playoffs.

10/04/2013

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Best Neighborhoods For Trick-Or-Treating In Minnesota

Here are six great neighborhoods for trick-or-treating in the Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area. Rogers, Minn. leads the list as the best place to raise kids. Five Minneapolis neighborhoods follow because they should provide the most candy with the least walking and greater safety according to Zillow.com. They are Fulton, Lynnhurst, Linden Hills, Tangletown and Cedar-Isles-Dean.

10/04/2013

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Rogers Woman Killed In Red Lake Co. Crash

A Rogers woman was killed in a car crash in Red Lake County on Saturday afternoon, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The fatal accident occurred just before 3 p.m. on Hwy 59, just north of Plummer. Krista M. Suronen, 42, was killed in the crash, which involved a 2009 Chevy Traverse.

07/27/2013

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I-94 Near Rogers Reopens After Serious Injury Crash

Authorities said at least two people were seriously hurt in a crash that closed westbound Interstate 94 closed near Rogers for more than three hours Thursday morning. Authorities responded to the crash at about 10:09 a.m. Thursday on westbound I-94 near Brockton Lane, which is just east of Highway 101.

06/27/2013

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California Man Hit, Killed By Car In Rogers

Authorities said a 49-year-old California man was killed last Saturday after being hit by a car in Rogers. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner identified the victim Friday as Kevin Vincent Plummer of Alta Loma, Calif.

05/31/2013

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Calif. Man Killed By Driver In Rogers

A California man was killed by a driver who may have fallen asleep at the wheel Saturday evening in Rogers. According to Rogers Police chief Jeff Beahen, a 49-year-old man was walking westbound on Rogers Drive which parallels I-94 when a 20-year-old man driving eastbound crossed the center line – striking and killing the pedestrian around 5:15 p.m.

05/25/2013

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Gander Mountain To Open Firearms ‘Super Center’

Outdoors retailer Gander Mountain is set to open the state’s first firearms “super center” at the end of the month, while pushing for owners to take greater responsibility regarding gun safety.

04/05/2013

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Rogers Named Best Place To Raise Kids

A small town in Hennepin County has been named the best place to raise kids in the state.

02/05/2013

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New Cabela’s Store Coming To Woodbury In Fall 2014

Fans of the outdoors who live in the east metro won’t have to travel too far to get to a Cabela’s come fall 2014.

01/15/2013

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DNR: Copper Ammo Safer & More Superior Than Lead

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is hosting a get-together Saturday in Rogers to promote the use of copper-based ammunition by deer hunters this season.

10/19/2012

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Prep Blog: Week 8, Previewing ‘The Big 4’

It’s the final week of the regular season in high school football. It didn’t feel like it was that long ago that we were projecting preseason expectations. Now, teams are gearing up for the playoffs.

10/16/2012

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Prep Blog: Week 5, Previewing ‘The Big 4’

There are just four weeks left in the regular season for high school football. That’s right, four more chances to win a big game or four more chances to see the clock hit zero and wonder what went wrong.

09/27/2012

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

It’s hard to believe that we’re almost already halfway through the high school football season.

09/20/2012

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2 Teens Charged With Rogers Robbery

A teenage male and female, both 17 years old, were charged with one count each of aggravated robbery in the first degree by the Hennepin County Attorney.

08/17/2012

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Minn. Man Awarded For Tackling Armed Robber

A Minnesota man is getting an award for taking down an armed robber at a convenience store.

08/15/2012

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Woman Charged With Murder After Drug Overdose In Rogers

A 32-year-old Rogers woman has been charged with two felonies after her 32-year-old boyfriend died of a drug overdose back in February, according to authorities.

04/19/2012

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Rogers Car Museum To Close; Owner To Focus On Sales

For the last 18 years, the Ellingson Car Museum has been a fixture along Interstate 94 in Rogers, but later this month, the museum will change.

04/10/2012

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Prep Blog: Section Final Preview, ‘The Big 4′

It’s section championship Friday. It’s one of the best days in the year for high school football. It comes second probably only to Prep Bowl Friday, which is the day after we stuff ourselves full of turkey on Thanksgiving.

11/03/2011

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Authorities Bust Synthetic Marijuana Operation In Rogers

A 27-year-old Plymouth man was arrested Tuesday as a result of a narcotics investigation in Rogers, according to the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office.

10/26/2011

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Unemployed Workers Protest Rogers Construction Site

You can’t miss the sprawling concrete building taking shape at the eastern edge of a Rogers industrial park.

10/19/2011

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Lowe’s Closing 20 Stores, Including 1 In Rogers, Minn.

Home-improvement retailer Lowe’s Cos. says it will close 20 underperforming stores in 15 states and cut 1,950 jobs in a move that it says will allow it to focus on more profitable locations.

10/17/2011

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