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Can medical marijuana help combat Minnesota’s opioid epidemic?

Katy Cummins-Bakko was wrapped in a haze that confined her to bed. Her husband was downstairs in their St. Paul home with friends and she could hear the chatter of life, just out of reach. Her heart pulled toward the living room but she could not join them. It was not her connective tissue disease,...

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In 2004 the state of Minnesota wanted to demolish the historic Ford Building at 117 University Avenue, St. Paul, but backed down in the face of serious opposition from historians, community groups, and even a special legislative committee that was formed to examine the issue. The state had owned the...

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Michelle Obama got a big Minnesota standing O when she walked onto the Xcel Energy stage in St. Paul on Wednesday evening, wearing black pants and and a black top with sparkles on the sleeves and shoulders. “I think this is the biggest crowed we’ve had,” the former first lady said as she stood...

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St. Paul Area Chamber of Commerce launches WorkStream consulting, will focus on Rice-Larpenteur intersection

How to reinvigorate the area along Rice Street at Larpenteur Avenue long has perplexed officials from the bordering cities of St. Paul, Roseville and Maplewood along with Ramsey County. To implement their latest effort, a 112-page vision plan, they’re nearing a $142,000 contract with a new...

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