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By Paul Groessel Sun POST Newspapers   In the early considerations for a new Highway 169 and 101st Avenue interchange, planners have come up with six design alternatives that the public can scope out before a committee picks three of its favorites. There will be much to consider. The stretch of highway in northwest Brooklyn [...]

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By Matthew Davis Contributing Writer   Memories of a frigid spring with a hectic May rush to get contests in has crept back for athletic directors, coaches, athletes and athletic supporters around the state. Last year, most schools had to squeeze their seasons into late April and May because of the slow spring thaw.  Many [...]

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Dayton resident shares story of living with Turner’s Syndrome By Megan Hopps SUN PRESS Newspapers   Growing up, Dayton resident Robyn Thompson knew she was different. “I hadn’t grown for two years,” Thompson said. “That’s when they knew something was wrong.” When she first started visiting the doctors, they thought perhaps the reason she wasn’t [...]

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By JOHN SHERMAN Sun sailor Newspapers   Fans who watched the state boys basketball semifinal game between Hopkins and Shakopee last week at Target Center were mesmerized by a very slow pace through four overtime periods. Hopkins would get the tip in three of the four overtimes. Shakopee held firm in its zone defense and [...]

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By Lisa Kaczke Sun CURRENT Newspapers   Thomas W. Evenstad was charged with two counts of terrorist threats after he appeared at the homes of Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek and an assistant Hennepin County attorney. Neither man was home when Evenstad arrived on Friday, March 14, but their wives were and said they felt [...]

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By Peggy Bakken Sun Newspapers   Today is March 27. May I dare suggest that Wicked Winter 2013-14 is now in our rear-view mirror? We survived all those days where the temperatures stayed below zero. We made it through miserable commutes and shoveled tons of snow off our driveways. Our kids celebrated many snow days. [...]

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By Megan Hopps SUN PRESS Newspapers   Champlin’s street lighting system historically has been funded by property taxes. Since 2011, property taxes have no longer been covering the operating costs associated with the street light system. In 2013 operating costs exceeded the property tax portion generated for street lights by approximately $60,000. Since the majority [...]

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By Megan Hopps SUN PRESS Newspapers   The Champlin City Council recognized City Attorney Darrell Jensen for his years of service with the city. The council also entered a joint powers agreement with the City of Dayton to maintain Goose Lake Road, received an application from Hudy’s Cafe and the Lil Bar requesting a licence [...]

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