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Quinoa?

Maybe. This purple Chenopodium and several others like it came up in the rows where I planted quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa) seeds this spring as an alternative grain. 168 more words

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Libraries at the End of the World: Books, Beer, and Banter

This is a cross post with my BookLikes blog, Reading Rainstorm.

The other week, I attended Books and Bars, a Twin Cities book and social event that visits pubs and bars in Minneapolis and St. 970 more words

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Somalis are resilient Americans, not terrorists

By Abdirashid Ahmed, Pioneer Press

As part of my daily routine, I read the local daily news clips every morning. I often find more than one article about the Somali community in Minnesota. 363 more words

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Best Case / Worst Case / Prediction - Minnesota

Jerry Kill always builds programs.  He isn’t flashy but he is a dependable builder.  In 2012 Minnesota went 6-6 and slipped into a bowl.  In 2013 they went 8-5 but late losses, including the bowl, and a soft non-con had people wondering if Minnesota will still rising or had reached their peak.  1,726 more words

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Acquisition of Alliant Energy's assets complete

ALBERT LEA, Minn. – Thousands of area electric customers are now paying their bill to a new company.

Freeborn-Mower Cooperative Services (FMCS) and 11 other electric distribution cooperatives, as part of the Southern Minnesota Energy Cooperative (SMEC), finished their acquisition of Alliant Energy’s southern Minnesota assets, effective Friday. 161 more words

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Court system working toward becoming paperless

KIMT News 3 – Big changes are in the works with Minnesota’s court system. They hope to have it paperless by this time next year. 197 more words

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KIMT's coverage of the Olmsted County Fair

ROCHESTER, Minn. – The annual Olmsted County Free Fair kicked off earlier this week and our reporters Adam Sallet and DeeDee Stiepan drew the tough assignment in during fair coverage for us. 260 more words

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