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Canterbury Park Hosting ‘Derby Day’ Party

This Saturday is the biggest day of the year at Canterbury Park in Shakopee - and they won't have a single live race. Spokesman Jeff Maday says they'll have between 10,000 and 12,000 people come out to place a bet on the Kentucky Derby - the first jewel in horse racing's Triple Crown.

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Klobuchar: Consider Broader Compensation For Poultry Farmers

Senator Amy Klobuchar says the federal government should consider whether poultry producers struggling with bird flu should be compensated for every bird lost to the virus, not just those that are euthanized when it's found in a flock.

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Northern Minnesota Sees Jump in Wolves Killing Dogs

Six dogs have been killed by wolves in northern Minnesota in the last five weeks, outpacing last year's total for the entire state. Most incidents have happened near Duluth. Four other dogs have been seriously hurt.

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Men in Capsized Canoe Not Wearing Life Jackets

The sister of a St. Paul man who drowned after his canoe capsized on a Ramsey County lake says his death could have been prevented. Maiya Thao says she was dumbfounded when she found out her brother and two childhood friends with him in the canoe were not wearing life jackets.

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No One Hurt in St. Paul Duplex Fire that Displaced 15

Eastern Minnesota authorities say no one was injured in a duplex fire that displaced 15 people over the weekend. The St. Paul Fire Department says the Sunday blaze started after oil was left cooking on a hot stove.

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Body Recovered After Canoe Overturns On Twin Cities Lake

Crews have recovered the body of a missing canoeist on an eastern Twin Cities lake.

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(Photo: Ray Bodden, Flickr)
(Photo: Ray Bodden, Flickr)
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Enbridge Seeks OK For Replacement Pipeline In Minnesota

Enbridge Energy is asking Minnesota regulators for approval to build a replacement pipeline across northern Minnesota.

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Dayton To Call Emergency Meeting On Bird Flu In Minnesota

Gov. Mark Dayton will convene his Executive Council on Monday as Minnesota responds to a bird flu outbreak that has killed millions of birds in the state's poultry industry.

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2 Injured In Head-On Crash In Wright County

Two people are hurt after a head-on crash in Wright County early Sunday morning.

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Police Officer Shoots, Injures Suspect at MSP Airport

Authorities say police officers have shot and wounded a man who drove at them at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.

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