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The Honor the Hero Express was originally scheduled to be run on the turf but heavy rains in Shakopee caused racing officials to transfer the race to the main track.
Sports, Local Connections
Cory Merrifield: "This is really a “pinch me- I’m dreaming” moment."
Nearly 9,000 fans (30 percent more than last year) witnessed a particularly happy kickoff to the 62-day meet, as owners and trainers anticipated the prospect of running for more money -- which already has led some to expand their stables.
The popular ‘Buck Night’ promotion, which includes $1 general admission, and beverage and food specials, will be offered when Thursday night racing begins June 14.
Government, Schools, Business, Sports
This week's selection includes lots of school news, including state Teacher of the Year and Robbinsdale's top educator for 2013.
Patch is your one-stop-shop for everything you need to know before heading out this weekend.
The plan will now head to a House-Senate conference committee so differences can be ironed out.
Three Rivers Park District offers nearby fishing opportunities.
Stadium bill passes House floor.
Government, Police & Fire, Schools, Business, Sports
This week's selection includes another resignation at Best Buy, council opposes same-sex marriage amendment and school board chooses health over profits.
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