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Frustration, 'concern' mounts as Vikings allow Bears leeway in NFC North

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The Vikings offense supplied little when it mattered Sunday night in a 25-20 loss, including a late pick-six by the Bears to pad their lead in the NFC North.
Minnesota head coach Richard Pitino, during a game vs. Omaha earlier this season. The Gophers overcame sloppy play to win Sunday.
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U shakes off turnovers, wins opening game at Vancouver Showcase

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Fremont Market in north Minneapolis on Nov. 12. Minneapolis passed an ordinance in 2014 that required licensed grocery stores to stock healthier foods
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Yale student from Eden Prairie wins Rhodes scholarship

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