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Party planner, very amateur photographer, hockey fanatic, proud mom of a freshman & a 6th grader, extrovert. Video host at Star Tribune.

Maple Grove ranks No. 2 on Money's 'Best Places to Live' list

startribune.com — Maple Grove earned high marks in Money Magazine's national "Best Places to Live" list. The Minneapolis suburb ranked No. 2 on the magazine's Top 50 list of U.S. cities with populations of 50,000 to 300,000. Great bike paths, housing prices, ample outdoor space for recreation and a thriving arts community helped propel the city to its top ranking.

Navy 'Leap Frogs' parachute from plane over Minnesota Capitol as part of Navy Week in state

startribune.com — ST. PAUL, Minn. - A trio of skydivers made the Minnesota Capitol their landing spot, with one streaming a giant American flag as he came in. The elite team of Navy skydivers jumped from a plane to the Capitol lawn on Wednesday afternoon as part of a Navy Week celebration in the state.

Ponders release picture of newborn girl

startribune.com — Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder and his wife, ESPN reporter Samantha Ponder, accomplished a great feat in this social media-driven world. They kept the pregnancy and birth of their daughter a secret. The Ponders have now released a photo on Instagram and Twitter of baby girl Bowden Sainte-Claire who was born earlier this month.

Onboard medical emergency forces London-bound airliner to land at MSP

startribune.com — A British Airways flight was diverted to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport early Wednesday because of a medical emergency onboard, an airline spokeswoman said. Flight 268 from Los Angeles to Heathrow Airport near London was diverted and landed in the Twin Cities, according to British Airways spokeswoman Michele Kropf.

Family photo shows beating victim Isaac Kolstad with newborn daughter

startribune.com — The family of Isaac Kolstad released a picture of the injured former Minnesota State, Mankato football player holding his infant daughter. Isaac's wife, Molly, wrote on his CaringBridge site that Isaac is taking every opportunity to bond with his infant daughter, Malia. "It continues to amaze us the connection he has made with her through this ordeal.
Oct 31, 2014

Scaring trick-or-treaters. I'm a good witch...really...my little pretties! pic.twitter.com/kIKOjTNpTY

Oct 31, 2014

Gophers Football Plus: Behind the scenes exclusive access with the team. Watch @joecstrib: strib.mn/1tpbj30

Oct 31, 2014

@Russostrib You rewatch the games? Wow. Impressive. No wonder you have a gazillion Twitter followers.

Oct 30, 2014

A chilly trick-or-treater’s forecast! @pdouglasweather has the details in this one minute video: strib.mn/1tTVggr

Oct 29, 2014

Bummer. Still remember seeing the Royals World Series parade my senior year of high school in KS. So close.

Oct 29, 2014

Easy way to research candidates & print sample ballot before election day. I walk you through @startribune #myvote: strib.mn/1tilCWL

Oct 29, 2014

@fortheschools Go to startribune.com on election night. We'll have video updates at top of website every 20 minutes starting at 6 pm

Oct 24, 2014

Watch this cool time lapse video from @cityofsaintpaul. Turf going in at #CHSField. @stpaulsaints open in May 2015. strib.mn/1wuVND6

Oct 24, 2014

School shooting north of Seattle. Just makes me sick to my stomach. When will this stop?

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