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Three Minn. nonprofits get Bush Foundation grants of up to $500K

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Raymond Hoisington, 9, bowled a stone across a small frozen pond at the Bell Museum where he was with his family to watch the transit of Mercury acros
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Raymond Hoisington, 9, bowled a stone across a small frozen pond at the Bell Museum where he was with his family to watch the transit of Mercury across the sun on Monday, Nov. 11.

Minnesota lakes are freezing weeks ahead of schedule

Monday marked the coldest high on Nov. 11 in three decades in the Twin Cities. New lowest-high records were set across the northern part of Minnesota as an arctic air mass moved through the state and much of the country.
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Controversial hockey commentator Cherry fired in wake of rant

Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns drove past Pistons forward Thon Maker during the second half Monday.
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