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Resort's liquor license application riles tribal leaders

A proposal from Roger's Resort to sell beer and hard liquor seemed to be headed for approval, but then leaders of the Red Lake Band of Ojibwe stepped forward with objections.

You're out: At St. Paul's Midway Stadium, the Saints end an era

They locked the gates and turned off the floodlights at Midway Stadium for the last time Thursday night, after the hometown Saints played their final game before moving to a new home in Lowertown next season.

Lifetime promises to bring out the 'strong black woman' in white women

Lifetime's new show Girlfriend Intervention is not subtle about its message. Its premise is four black women giving a makeover to a white woman on the theory that, as they put it, "Trapped inside of every white girl is a strong black woman ready to bust out."
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As Southwest light rail vote nears, documents show negotiations were sketchy

Documents show that negotiations between the City of Minneapolis and the Metropolitan Council to build a light rail line to Eden Prairie almost fell apart.

Lizards and worms don't belong on the school lunch menu

India's free school lunch program is the largest in the world. It is also a program that has made headlines for its missteps, one of which was tragic.

DNR to address declining walleye population in New Brighton tonight

At a meeting tonight, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials plan to offer explanation of what they believe is happening with walleye reproduction on the Lake Mille Lacs.
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