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Dayton updates website, discusses video streaming council meetings By Megan Hopps SUN PRESS Newspapers The City of Dayton has taken great strides in updating its phone and web providers to better communication between city staff and residents. The city is also in the process of installing a new GIS (geographic information system), which will make [...]

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The 29th annual Coats for Kids collection drive begins Sept. 15. Pilgrim Cleaners sponsors the annual project, accepting new and gently used coats, then cleaning them and distributing to various local charities to help families in need stay warm this winter. Pilgrim Cleaners has set a goal of 10,000 coats. Coats will be collected until [...]

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By Joseph Palmersheim Sun CURRENT Newspapers Every year around this time, I find my thoughts drifting toward memories of a man I knew who was taken from us on 9/11 in New York. It is hard to believe it’s been 13 years since that day, and harder still to remember a time when we didn’t [...]

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By Don Heinzman ECM PUBLISHERS Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman says Minneapolis is much better prepared to deal with a confrontation like the one between the police and Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. Freeman says the Minneapolis police force has a better relationship with blacks, with better credibility and the belief they will be treated [...]

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Champlin Park among schools impacted by district’s decision By OLIVIA KOESTER ABC Newspapers Under Anoka-Hennepin’s middle school acceleration policy, revised in the fall of 2013, 35 requests for middle school students to play on high school teams were granted this past year. “I think we were a little shocked at first with what seemed to [...]

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To the editor: This letter is in regards to David, Angela and Trey Brown’s current circumstances that I heard about on the news. Specifically, parents of a boy who has been suffering with severe brain trauma and took it upon themselves to use non-prescribed marijuana oil to ease their boys pain. Do we not live [...]

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By Megan Hopps SUN PRESS Newspapers   Dayton City Council and staff heard from the city’s financial advisor who gave a brief overview of the preliminary 2015 budget. This item will come before the council during a September meeting. The city also reviewed details of a change order for Wicht Industrial Park, accepted a donation [...]

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