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Coding Bootcamps to start in the Twin Cities in 2015

Such a good idea! I wanted to share for folks who might be able to take advantage of the opportunity and for commutnies that might want to replicate the opportunity for their residents. ...

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TLC Meet-Up: What is MOOC? Friday, Oct. 10: Online and in Minneapolis

I am pleased to report that this meeting will be made available online as well as for an on site meeting… Please join us on Oct. 10th for our next TL ...

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HHS Girls Varsity Soccer vs Proctor

You can view more photos from the game here http://flomdesigns.zenfolio.com/p95325476 ...

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HHS Varisty Boys Soccer vs Proctor

You can view more photos from the game here http://flomdesigns.zenfolio.com/p417615583 ...

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7th and 8th Grade Football

You can view more here http://flomdesigns.zenfolio.com/p385266390 ... More from Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

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Speaking in Minnesota in October

Hello all, After a short run out to Pine Ridge to peer in on the filming of Neither Wolf nor Dog, I will be returning to my old home state for several ...

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Border to Border Broadband: No Community Left Behind

Is your community tech savvy or tech sorry?  Join community broadband champions, thought leaders and policy makers from across the state to recharge and celebrate our shared efforts to make border to border broadband come true for Minnesota. ... More from Blandin on Broadband

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Can’t cook? Betty Crocker’s got an app for you!

OK it’s going to take a whole lot more than technology to make a chef, but with a little technology I might be able to cook. I love the use of technology by this Minnesota company; AdWeek reports… Betty Crocker wants to capture the loyalty of a new generation of home cooks, who have grown up using technology in every aspect of their lives, with a free app for iOS. The Betty Crocker Cookbook app has been updated to include more than 15,000 recipes in a searchable database. ...

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Flappers, Miners and Moonshiners at the Edge

“Flappers, Miners and Moonshiners: Minnesota in the 1920s” celebrates a time when a freewheeling popular culture changed people’s daily routine forever. ...

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Emma's Legacy, Part 2

In last week's post we posed the question:  what happened to Emma Rockwell's family after she passed away?  Their lives seemed to have been shattered by the loss of their mother and their grandparents in less than two years. ...

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Butterfly checklist

here’s a link to the Butterflies of the Superior National Forest: http://www.fs.fed.us/teams/products-services/documents/Superior_NF_butterflies.pdf Who knew there were so many species up here. ...

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“Possibly Best Horror Movie Ever Made” in Bigfork

A claim like this is always open to challenge, but Rotten Tomatoes gives it a 98% rating and it’s being shown in Bigfork just in time for Halloween this year. ...

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10 Things Cheapskates Save to Save Money

If you’re serious about pinching pennies, then you know that the little things you do every day add up.  The less you buy, the more you can save.  The more you make do with what you have, the more money you can save. ...

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Friday News Digest

Travel season is back in full swing here, the long summer months of thinking, writing and spending time with family now replaced by airline queues, hotel rooms and road trips. ...

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Fishing ReportSeptember 25, 2014Weather is great a

Fishing ReportSeptember 25, 2014Weather is great and fishing has been good too.  Walleye in that 20 plus depth during the day and 12 feet or so in th ...

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Pumpkin Recipes

Autumn's Best Pumpkin Eats from the Dr. Oz website: It's the perfect time of year to curl up and enjoy one of this season's tastiest foods: pumpkin! W ...

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Those Who Wish Me Dead by Michael Koryta

Jace Wilson, 14, witnesses a murder and is sent to a wilderness skills program in Montana to hide him from the killers. Allison and Ethan run a survival camp for troubled teens and decide they will take him on without the knowledge of which boy in the group is the witness. ...

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Podcast Show 191: Jim Kunstler

Our friend Jim Kunstler joins the podcast this week to talk about his latest book, A History of the Future, the latest in his World Made by Hand ser ...

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Furniture and Watercolors: Don and Helen Taylor at the Edge Center Gallery

Inlaid wood-worked art rooted in personal experiences of Korean War contrasted by watercolor paintings with a cheerful, colorful, and humorous look. What a sharp contrast visually and emotionally. ... More from Edge Center for the Arts

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Concordia University, St. Paul Develops Nation’s First Credit-Bearing Coding Bootcamp

If I had 12 weeks to take off, I’d consider this. It’s a great way to prepare people for jobs of the future – and special note to potential coders and economic developers in rural areas — graduates of this class will be prepared for well paying jobs that can be done remotely!! Concordia University, St. ...

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