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A fireman prepares open the hydrant as he and other firefighters respond to a fire Monday at The James House, a halfway home in Willmar for men recovering from addiction. The residential facility, at 1423 Kandiyohi Ave. S.W., was struck by lightning during a brief storm. All the residents and staff escaped the building without injuries. play button
Lightning strikes Willmar halfway home, fire displaces residents but no injuries
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U.S. President Donald Trump announces his strategy for the war in Afghanistan during an address to the nation from Fort Myer, Virginia, U.S., August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Trump clears way for troop increase in Afghanistan as part of retooled strategy
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A beach in Hoi An, located in central Vietnam. (Tom Horgen/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
In Vietnam, a lifelong Minnesotan discovers his mother's country for the first time
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In this 2015 file photo, Anishinaabe Todd Thompson (left) and Terry Burnett Sr. power their canoe into Hole-in-the-Day Lake in Nisswa, Minn., while harvesting wild rice Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
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Minnesota Department of Natural Resources workers expect a Barred Owl, similar to this, is what attacked the girl.  File photo
Owl attack prompts Minnesota state park trail closure
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With the monument marking the northernmost point of the Lower 48 in the background, Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., speaks Monday afternoon, Aug. 21, 2017 at the dedication of new border crossing technology at the Northwest Angle on Lake of the Woods, Minn. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Northwest Angle celebrates new border-crossing system
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Your car is now worth less than you think
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Joel Friedman gets an MMR (measles- mumps-rubella) vaccination from Dov Landra, a physician assistant, at the Quality Health Center in New York, Feb. 23, 2010. Adults born after 1957 who have not been vaccinated, as well as all infants and children, should get the measles vaccine, which in the U.S. is given in one or two doses as the measles-mumps-rubella, or MMR, vaccine. (David Goldman/The New York Times)
Amid Minnesota's measles outbreak, opponents of vaccines step up efforts
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Leech Lake Tribal College in Cass Lake, Minn.    (Submitted photo)
Study: Leech Lake Tribal College No. 1 community college in U.S.
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South Dakota has the No. 1 ranked community college system in U.S; ND, Minn. not far behind
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