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Imagine this: Your 15-year-old son becomes seriously ill. Is it cancer or some other life-threatening disease? You whisk him off to the emergency room. Within days, you have updates on Facebook. “Billy is doing much better.” “The medicine is working!” “He’s going to be OK.” Many of us have experienced that scenario in our lives. [...]

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Construction has now closed Lawndale Lane in Maple Grove. Due to the late construction start forced by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers permitting, the contractor will be fully closing Lawndale Lane south of 62nd Avenue. Access will be maintained to private residences at all times, but no through traffic will be permitted. Residents are also [...]

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Pet owners, groups cite favorable aspects of pit bulls By Alicia Miller & Megan Hopps SUN PRESS Newspapers   Bright eyes, smiling faces and wagging tails are just some of the admirable traits of a pit bull. American Pit Bull Terriers, American Staffordshire Terriers, and Staffordshire Bull Terriers (the breeds typically lumped in the term [...]

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Motorists traveling on Interstate 494 in Plymouth and Maple Grove may encounter slow moving traffic during the weekday evenings and throughout the upcoming weekend as crews reduce some stretches of the road to a single lane. Since Aug. 11, there will be nightly weekday lane restrictions on westbound and eastbound I-494. Additionally, beginning at 10 [...]

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By Joe Nathan  Guest Columnist   Youngsters like Kerrie Maleski, Kayley Schoonmaker, Matt Rubel and Will Tully are part of a major trend in Minnesota. They are among the growing number of students in Minnesota’s two-year community colleges. They’ve also been elected as leaders of the Minnesota State College Student Association. National research says cost [...]

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Metro development plans adjust for next generation By DON HEINZMAN ECM PUBLISHERS The millennials, ages 18-34, are forcing changes in the metropolitan area housing patterns, particularly in the first-ring suburbs and urban centers. Steve Elkins is the District 5 Metropolitan Council member, representing Bloomington, Richfield, Edina and Hopkins, who spoke to progressives recently in Bloomington. [...]

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Candidates file in other local races The following people have filed Affidavits of Candidacy in the following races in the cities of Maple Grove and Osseo for the upcoming Nov. 4th General Election. Maple Grove In Maple Grove, there are three positions on the city council that will be vacant at the end of the [...]

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The city of Maple Grove hosted its National Night Out Kick Off Party Tuesday, Aug. 5, outside the Maple Grove Community Center. The afternoon was full of activities for kids and adults. Some of those activities included meeting State Patrol horses, trying a hand at using a fire hose, checking out emergency vehicles, dunking a [...]

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