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    Reporter's Notebook: Tom Becker Interview

    The former Minneapolis assistant system director of transportation gives a historical take on bicycling infrastructure. Don't question his knowledge on this subject...he helped install the first bike lane.-Well, it was back in the 1970s when we firs...

    @ The Blotter by Bradley Campbell on October 15, 2008 @ 2:00 pm
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    10/15 Photo of the Day: Grizzly

    We keep seeing these great photos of the grizzly exhibit at the Minnesota Zoo and still haven't made it out there. This might be the final motivation to visit before the temperatures drop to unacceptable lows. Photo by The Zeppelin, more photos on...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 15, 2008 @ 1:00 pm
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    Norm Coleman is the Hamburglar, robble robble

    Politico blogged about Sen. Norm Coleman's announcement to drop his negative ads due to the serious state of the country's economy. Looks like Coleman is struggling more financially than we thought. Look after the jump at what one reader added to the...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 15, 2008 @ 12:00 pm
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    Reporter's Notebook: Top 15 Bike Safety Tips

    Last summer, the City rolled out their Bike Walk Ambassador Program (BWAP!). The program encourages education and getting folks to walk or ride when running errands. Below are safety tips from BWAP! (CP translated them from government legalese):Fiv...

    @ The Blotter by Bradley Campbell on October 15, 2008 @ 11:00 am
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    10/15 Morning Must Reads

    Wednesday's five most fascinating stories printed on wood pulp: Four men torture disabled man, leave for dead Authorities say four men lured a 24-year-old mentally disabled man from his Lakeville home to a remote area, where they tortured him for ho...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 15, 2008 @ 10:00 am
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    More Petters fallout

    Minnesota Teen Challenge is the latest victim of the Petters Group Worldwide investigation. The Christian-based residential treatment program serving more than 400 teens and adults each year eliminated more than 8 percent of its 260-person staff, acc...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 15, 2008 @ 9:45 am
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    Minn. ACORN defends voter registration program

    The Hennepin County Attorney's office released new details on the investigation into a voter registration drive in Minnesota. The office is checking whether the voter registration processing lapse at the Minnesota ACORN office falls within guideline...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 15, 2008 @ 9:30 am
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    Watching the Target Field Web cam is like watching paint dry

    The Minnesota Twins have a new Web cam up so taxpayers can watch their money disappear at the Target Field construction site. The camera is located on the roof of the Ford Centre, which is directly across 5th Street from Target Field. View the Web c...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 14, 2008 @ 5:30 pm
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    Fake Jesse Ventura questions Franken on MPR

    A fake Jesse Ventura made it on-air today during a Minnesota Public Radio interview with Senate DFL candidate Al Franken. He was able to ask Franken a question, but anyone who's heard Ventura speak knows this isn't the guy. Listen to the clip after ...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 14, 2008 @ 4:50 pm
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    ACORN alleged voter fraud hits Minnesota

    The ACORN voter fraud dispute that has surfaced in many states this election season has now come up in Minnesota, according to the Star Tribune: The Hennepin County attorney's office said this afternoon that is investigating an allegation that an i...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 14, 2008 @ 4:30 pm
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    Timberwolves point guard Sebastian Telfair suspended

    Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Sebastian Telfair has been suspended without pay for three games for pleading guilty to criminal possession of a weapon, in violation of the laws of the State of New York, the NBA announced today. Telfair was senten...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 14, 2008 @ 4:14 pm
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    Wikipedia shakes finger at Erik Paulsen

    Photo grab courtesy of The Deets Wikipedia and Erik Paulsen, the 3rd district Republican candidate, aren't on the best terms right now. If you are bored enough to check out Erik Paulsen's Wikipedia page, you'll come across an embarrassing warning o...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 14, 2008 @ 4:00 pm
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    Red Lake shooting settlement hearing today

    The families of slain students and survivors of the 2005 Red Lake shooting in Northern Minnesota have reached a settlement with a company hired to develop crisis plans for the school. A hearing on the settlement is scheduled for 4 p.m. today in Henne...

    @ The Blotter by Erin Carlyle on October 14, 2008 @ 3:15 pm
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    Prince gossip still makes New Yorkers giddy

    We all love our hometown hero, the notorious little guy with endless sex appeal spit out through guitar solos and hip gyrations. But we still find it fascinating when everyone else goes nuts for him and the gossip makes it back to the Twin Cities. P...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 14, 2008 @ 2:30 pm
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    Register to vote today!

    If you want to be registered to vote before Nov. 4, do it today. Oct. 14 is the state deadline for pre-registering for the election. To register, bring a registration form to the Secretary of State's Office at 100 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd...

    @ The Blotter by Erin Carlyle on October 14, 2008 @ 2:15 pm
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    Obama snuck Biden into Minneapolis for late-night pillow talk

    The New Yorker has a great piece on Sen. Joe Biden and how Barack Obama chose him as his running mate. Apparently this involved an ultra-secret late-night pillow talk between the two at the Minneapolis Graves Hotel to hammer out some agreements bef...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 14, 2008 @ 1:45 pm
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    Government buys a stake in Wells Fargo to be patriotic

    Minnesota's second largest employer will get a little help from their friends in the government. The feds released their plan to take stakes in nine large financial institutions, including $20 billion in Wells Fargo. Government officials say the mov...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 14, 2008 @ 1:00 pm
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    Wild's new mascot in good, strange company

    The Wild's first mascot, Nordy, was introduced last week mostly to quizzical looks and questions about what he is. The Wild aren't saying what kind animal is. He kind of looks like Huckleberry Hound stuffed inside a Care Bear. But, Nordy is certainly...

    @ The Blotter by Ben Palosaari on October 14, 2008 @ 12:00 pm
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    10/14 Photo of the Day

    If you poke around on Flickr, a vast majority of the Minneapolis photos are tourists who take pictures of the same things: Spoonbridge, Walker Art Center, Mississippi River, light rail train and Guthrie Theater. But this photo was actually cool and...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 14, 2008 @ 11:00 am
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    10/14 Morning Must Reads

    Tuesday's five most fascinating stories printed on wood pulp: Doctor pay offs means better behavior? Apparently the only way to get doctors to do the right thing is to pay them off. That's the conclusion of a new study from the University of Minneso...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 14, 2008 @ 10:00 am
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