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Como Zoo’s Infant Gorilla Dies

The baby gorilla who was born last week at the Como Zoo has died, according to zoo officials. The baby was born on Wednesday, and was the first baby for the 12-year-old gorilla Alice.

11/24/2014

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HealthPartners Will Be Neuroscience Center

HealthPartners is planning to build a neuroscience center in St. Paul. The health care organization says it will be constructed near Regions Hospital and will be the largest free-standing neuroscience center in the Upper Midwest and one of only a few in the country.

11/22/2014

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Father Pleads Guilty In Crash That Paralyzed Daughter

A Brooklyn Park man pleaded guilty Thursday in a car crash that left his teenage daughter paralyzed.

11/21/2014

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Consulting Company Helps St. Paul Streamline Snow Removal

A private consultant’s report released this week is helping St. Paul identify and fix problems when it comes to snow removal. “We’ve been hit with some pretty difficult winters over the last few years,” Richard Lallier, St. Paul Public Works Director, said. “We’ve been making changes since last December when we were hit with the ice storm.”

11/20/2014

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Special Recipes Among Items Allegedly Stolen From Frogtown Restaurant

Police are searching for the person, or people, who stole one-of-a-kind recipes from a St. Paul restaurant Wednesday. According to the police report, officers responded to a call at 10:23 p.m. of a burglary in the 500 block of Rice Street.

11/20/2014

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Minnesota’s Unemployment Rate Continues To Fall

The latest snapshot of Minnesota’s workforce is being released. State officials were expected to publish monthly employment statistics Thursday for October, including how many Minnesotans don’t have jobs.

11/20/2014

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Court of Appeals To Hear Mille Lacs Lake Lawsuit

The Minnesota Court of Appeals hears oral arguments Thursday in a lawsuit filed by a group of Mille Lacs Lake resort owners and anglers upset with how the Department of Natural Resources manages the big lake’s walleye population.

11/20/2014

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Minnesota Woman Charged With Faking Pregnancies

Minnesota authorities have charged a woman who they say faked pregnancies to extort a man and stay out of jail. Bethany Good is charged in Ramsey County with felony aggravated forgery and a misdemeanor charge of making a false statement in a birth registration for allegedly trying to extort money from a man.

11/20/2014

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Como Zoo Welcomes First Gorilla Baby Birth

A Minnesota zoo is welcoming the arrival of its first lowland gorilla baby. The male gorilla was born Wednesday morning at the Como Zoo in St. Paul. He’s the first baby for 12-year-old Alice. He’s also the first gorilla born at the zoo in its 55-year history of gorilla care and conservation.

11/19/2014

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St. Paul Native Arrested After Protesting Keystone Pipeline

A 22-year-old St. Paul native was arrested Tuesday after protesting the Keystone XL pipeline in the U.S. Senate Chamber.

11/19/2014

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Minnesota’s Gypsy Moth Population Drops

At least something good came out of the bitter cold of last winter — Minnesota’s gypsy moth population is down. The Minnesota Department of Agriculture says its traps captured around 500 gypsy moths around the state this year.

11/19/2014

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VIDEO: Thieves Steal $300K In Rolex Watches From St. Paul Store

St. Paul Police are hoping you can help them identify robbers who stole hundreds of thousands of dollars in Rolex watches Saturday evening. The robbery happened at about 5 p.m. at R.F. Moeller Jeweler on Ford Parkway. Police say the thieves got away with several Rolex watches, valued at $300,000.

11/18/2014

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St. Paul Woman Accused Of Punching 2 Women In Unprovoked Attacks

A St. Paul woman with a history of assault convictions has been charged after two unprovoked attacks of women on Nov. 14.

11/17/2014

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Wild Look To Send Goalie Josh Harding To AHL

The Minnesota Wild have taken goalie Josh Harding off injured reserve and placed him on waivers. The Wild announced the move Monday.

11/17/2014

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Finding Minnesota: The Art Of Michael Birawer

We all have different perceptions of how a place looks and feels. Through the whimsical art of Michael Birawer, Minnesota has a decidedly fun look and feel. “Our eyes are more used to seeing things in 90-degree angles and straight lines,” Birawer said. “What I want to offer is just another perspective of that, another impression of how we look at things.”

11/16/2014

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