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Christmas time is here and the Toys for Tots Program, sponsored by the brave men and women of the United States Marine Corps Reserves, is underway. Once again there will be several drop off sites for Toys for Tots in Osseo. The goal of Toys for Tots is to deliver, through a new toy at […]

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A second Jersey Mike’s Subs opened in Maple Grove this week. Franchise owners Jeff Berns, John Griparis and Tim Downing are hosting a free sub fundraiser now through Sunday, Nov. 23, to support Maple Grove High School Football, the Maplebrook Soccer Association and Cedar Island Elementary School. The new restaurant, located at 7744 Main Street […]

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A Maple Grove business was recognized for its advances in technology and innovation at the 2014 Tekne Awards ceremony on Nov. 13, hosted by Minnesota High Tech Association. The Tekne Awards recognize companies, innovations and people for technological breakthroughs that improve the lives and futures of people living in Minnesota and all over the world. […]

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A fall partnership between The Woods in Maple Grove and CROSS Services for a “Girls Night Out” resulted in 210 pounds of food and nearly $700 donated to help local individuals and families in need. CROSS Services volunteers helped greet community members stopping by The Woods in Maple Grove to help contribute to CROSS and […]

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MG Historic Society NOV. 20 — The Maple Grove Historic Preservation Society meets the third Thursday of every month at 7 p.m. in the Maple Grove History Museum, 9030 Forestview Lane (Public Works building), use the south driveway. Come and help us discover Maple Grove’s past. Everyone is welcome. For more information call 763-494-5983. ‘A […]

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By Megan Hopps SUN PRESS Newspapers Four years ago Julie Smith decided she wanted to host a Thanksgiving 5K at her home to benefit cancer patients. “I used to do the Turkey Trot in downtown Minneapolis,” she said. “But I like doing this because the money goes for a good cause and it’s a nice […]

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A crash on Interstate 94 near Rogers that backed up traffic on Highway 101 for hours killed one person, whose vehicle was pushed into parked construction equipment, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The three-car wreck occurred about 9:15 a.m. on eastbound I-94,  authorities said. Megan Hinchliff, 24, of St. Michael, who was driving a […]

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