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Monday, June 16, 2014

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  • Ev EmersonHow a caregiver learns to care for herself
    Ev Emerson, the wife of Bruce Kramer, teaches music at the Normandale Elementary French Immersion School in Edina, and is also looking after her husband after he was diagnosed with ALS. In our latest conversation, they talk about the challenges of care-giving.6:50 a.m.
  • Medtromic's 'Rising Man' symbolMedtronic to be based in Ireland, but says 1,000 Minnesota jobs will be added
    Medtronic's deal to buy Ireland-based competitor Covidien is the latest in a series of acquisitions by medical-device manufacturers. The companies are seeking to expand their offerings and contain costs in response to price curbs forced by the nation's new health care law.7:20 a.m.
  • Velma KorbelMpls. civil rights director's style under fire
    A recently released text of a speech Velma Korbel made last year to employees lends credence to complaints about her management style. She is also engaged in an unusually public feud with the chair of the City Council committee overseeing her department.7:25 a.m.
  • Third train outGreen Line open for commuters
    Weekday commuters are riding the Green Line to work for the first time today.7:40 a.m.
  • Tegan and SaraTegan and Sara: It Got Better
    Tegan and Sara, twin sisters from Calgary, will be performing tonight at First Avenue in Minneapolis. They recently recorded a video for the "It Got Better" series.8:49 a.m.

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