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Cassel Gets The Call

Cassel Gets The Call

Matt Cassel will start at quarterback on Sunday as the Vikings take on the defending Super Bowl champion Ravens in Baltimore.  Christian Ponder hasn’t passed the concussion protocol and continues to have some symptoms.  Minnesota is coming off a 23-20 overtime victory over Chicago.  The Vikings are now 3-8-and-1 on the season.  The Ravens are in the playoff hunt at 6-and-6.

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HIV Testing Encouraged

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State officials says HIV/AIDS is still a big problem in Minnesota and are urging people to get tested

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Fatality Accidents Common On 4th Of July Weekend

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The upcoming holiday weekend is typically one of the most dangerous times of the year for traffic crashes involving alcohol in Iowa.

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Branstad Committed To Closing Facilities

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Iowa Governor Terry Branstad has until July 6th to make final decisions on the entire state budget outline legislators sent him earlier this month, but Branstad's giving strong hints he'll reject the legislature's plan to keep the Mental Health Institutes in Clarinda and Mount Pleasant open.

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Gas prices down headed into holiday weekend

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The decline comes amid a 42-cent jump recorded over the previous nine weeks.

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Congress Using Appropriations to Force Dietary Guidelines

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Legislation has been introduced in the House and Senate that would force the Dietary Guidelines Committee to follow sound science…