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By CHRISTIAAN TARBOX Sun POST Newspapers As the West African Ebola outbreak intensifies, public health officials here in Minnesota are ramping up efforts to ensure that such an epidemic never occurs in the state and beyond. After news broke that Liberian national Thomas Duncan was the first confirmed diagnosed case of the deadly virus in [...]

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From backpacks to notebooks and pencils, approximately 3,630 pounds of school supplies were donated to CROSS Services in August to help area youth be ready for their return to school. CROSS Services would like to thank those in the community for their more than $18,000 worth of school supply donations which helped fill 644 backpacks, [...]

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CROSS Services and The Woods of Maple Grove are partnering for a Girls Night Out event 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, to help local individuals and families in need. Community members can lend their support to CROSS during several Girls Night Out activities at The Woods in Maple Grove, located at 15825 95th [...]

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By Megan Hopps SUN PRESS Newspapers Nothing says autumn like a delicious glass of fresh apple cider. That crisp, tangy smell is a treat all its own, and aside from brilliant fall foliage, it’s one of the best treats of the season. Little ones gathered at Eastman Nature Center in Dayton to pick some apples [...]

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State Senator Mary Kiffmeyer (R-Big Lake) announced Wednesday, Oct. 8, that $1.4 million in funding will be allocated for the I-94 expansion project from St. Michael to Albertville. The funding was announced as part of the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s Corridors of Commerce program. “I am thrilled we were able to secure funding for the [...]

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A record number of hockey gear donations have filled a 53-foot trailer. This gear is headed to the Xcel Energy Center for a free giveaway event taking place Saturday, Oct. 4, from 9 a.m. to noon at gate one of the Xcel Energy Center. People will be able to come and pick up hockey gear [...]

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