Boys allowed to join Minnesota high school dance teams

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The Minnesota State High School League agreed to a settlement that will allow boys to compete beginning with the 2019-20 school year.
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Going under the river
The 10th Avenue bridge’s upcoming rehabilitation spurred discussions about moving the water pipe hanging from it with one going under the riverbed.
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The 10th Avenue bridge’s upcoming rehabilitation spurred discussions about moving the water pipe hanging from it with one going under the riverbed.
Going under the river

Sub-Mississippi water tunnel to be feat of latest engineering

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Minneapolis will employ a boring machine to drill a 5-foot corridor deep beneath the Mississippi River to keep one of the city's most important drinking water pipes safe from the elements.
The Twins' Jorge Polanco watched his two-run home run off Astros reliever Chris Devenski during the eighth inning Monday.
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Twins' hot offense carries over in 9-5 rout of Astros

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Minneapolis boys' lacrosse coach Aron Lipkin has played and coached the sport for years, but this is his first navigating it as an openly gay man.
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Coming out brings freedom, complexity for gay Minneapolis lacrosse coach

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A new Minnesota law restricts drivers to hands-free or voice-activated cellphone technology, effective Aug. 1. One option is to use a Bluetooth earpie

Tips for Minnesota drivers on new 'hands-free' cellphone law

"One-touch functions" will still be allowed if the phone is accessed without holding it, typing or scrolling. Here are some options.
Sara Jane Van Allen tends to the plants inside a Walipini, an underground greenhouse, in Minneapolis on Wednesday, January 20, 2016.
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