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Grams honored for leadership on Amber Alert system

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Former U.S. Sen. Rod Grams’ widow received an award for his work that helped bring the Amber Alert system to Minnesota.

Grams, who died of cancer last year, was key to making Minnesota the seventh state to use the alert as a way to track down missing children. Law enforcement authorities say the system has been used

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28 times since it began, with all 28 children located.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.
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