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Vineeta Sawkar

St. Paul, MN
Senior Communications Advisor, HealthPartners Institute
As seen in: Star Tribune

Former TV anchor. PR lady now. Love my family, friends, St. Paul, Circus Juventas and hockey.

Revamping downtown St. Paul's 'dead zone'

Google takes students on exotic field trip at no cost — Fourth-grader Amaka Steve-Chinatu is face to face with a scuba diver underwater. As she looks around, fish swim by, reefs sway with the currents. "It feels like I am actually there," said an excited Steve-Chinatu. "It's like I'm at the lighthouse and I am a scuba diver in the coral reef."

Minn. man discovers rare film of late 1920s Mpls. neighborhood — A treasured glimpse of late 1920s life in Minneapolis has been buried in a box in a basement. Charles Gramling first came across the box in 2010 as he was going through his brother's possessions after he died, but he set it aside. Until recently, when he happened upon the box again.

Big fat snowflakes fall on Tuesday morning

Prep Power Play: Top-ranked teams lose in sections

School dean makes 12 baskets in a row before improbable half court shot — Nothing says beating the odds like making a half court basketball shot. That's exactly what Excell Academy's academic dean did in front of a packed gym after making 12 other shots in a row during an "around the world" game. It was caught on video and now he is challenging all NBA and WNBA players to do the same.

Prep Power Play: Listen to boys hockey coaches during a game — St. Thomas Academy and Mahtomedi meet in big conference match-up that ends in a 3-3 OT tie. Listen to both coaches during the game and hear the pre-game pep talk from the Cadets coach.

Biggest snowfall of season hits Twin Cities

Snowstorm doesn't deter hundreds of volunteers packing meals

Caucuses: A 90-second video explanation

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