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Harmon Killebrew (1936-2011): Stories, video, statistics

By Terry Sauer May 17, 2011, 10:45 AM

Harmon Killebrew became the Twins original superstar, arriving with the Washington Senators when they moved to Minnesota in 1961. He smashed 475 of his 573 career home runs as a Twin.

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Beyond the Great Recession

By Star Tribune staff March 23, 2011, 09:20 AM

This occasional Star Tribune series focuses on how Minnesotans are adapting to a vastly changed economic landscape, even as the recession fades into the past.

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Tim Pawlenty, 2012 presidential contender

May 22, 2011, 07:29 PM

The former two-term Minnesota governor is seeking the 2012 Republican nomination for president.

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Vikings: 2011 NFL draft

By Star Tribune staff April 20, 2011, 01:43 PM

Will the Vikings draft a quarterback? Will they pull off a trade? Follow the news and delve deeply into our predraft assessments leading up to Thursday’s first round of the three-day, seven-round NFL draft at StarTribune.com.

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Hounded: Minnesotans in Debt

By Star Tribune staff June 23, 2010, 01:07 PM

Debtors' prisons were abolished in the19th century, but people in Minnesota are routinely being thrown in jail for failing to pay their debts. Such aggressive tactics are typical in today's collection industry, where companies can sue without proof and and sometimes hire ex-cons to collect.

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Wanted: When Convicts Go Missing

August 11, 2010, 01:34 PM

Each year in Minnesota, about 1,800 convicted criminals become fugitives. Some commit serious crimes while on the run from state and local agencies with few resources devoted to finding them. This series examines the failures of Minnesota's supervised-release program.

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Losing Our Lakes

By Star Tribune staff June 24, 2010, 04:42 PM

Home builders are routinely allowed to break the rules on shoreline development. Polluters are allowed to keep polluting. And clean-up efforts are falling short. While public officials are trying to save Minnesota's iconic lakes, their efforts are undercut by a lack of federal mandates.

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The Reckoning

By Terry Sauer January 13, 2011, 06:25 AM

In this 2011 series, Star Tribune reporters showed how the budget debate will play out across the state, from small towns to big cities, in the courts, schools, businesses, social services and state government.

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Upper Midwest flooding

By Rhonda Prast March 25, 2009, 10:51 AM

An early spring and a rapid snow melt forced communities in Minnesota and North Dakota to quicken their flood fighting efforts.

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Lenders Gone Wild

By Star Tribune staff July 30, 2009, 09:35 AM

The collapse in real estate values is taking a toll on Minnesota’s small banks and credit unions. Regulators have seized and closed two banks since 2008, with dozens on a secret watch list - and banking officials say more will fail. That could have big implications for Minnesota’s economy.

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