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A crowdsurfer is held up during the FIDLAR show on Friday, Sept. 7 at the First Avenue Mainroom.

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A crowdsurfer is held up during the FIDLAR show on Friday, Sept. 7 at the First Avenue Mainroom.

Marianna Florczyk of Montreal based band NOBRO performs on Friday, Sept. 7 at the First Avenue Mainroom.

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Marianna Florczyk of Montreal based band NOBRO performs on Friday, Sept. 7 at the First Avenue Mainroom.

Goalkeeper Maddie Nielsen throws the ball back into play during the game against DePaul on Thursday, Aug. 30 at Elizabeth Lyle Robbie Stadium.

[Photo] Maddie Nielsen fights her way to become Minnesota's starting goalkeeper

September 6, 2018

Goalkeeper Maddie Nielsen throws the ball back into play during the game against DePaul on Thursday, Aug. 30 at Elizabeth Lyle Robbie Stadium.

President Eric Kaler pets a lamb held by veterinary medicine student Jennifer Pitkanen at the Miracle of Birth Center on Friday, Aug. 24 at the Minnesota State Fair. Kaler spent the day at the fair with his wife.

[Photo] Kaler discusses his resignation and goals for the year

September 3, 2018

President Eric Kaler pets a lamb held by veterinary medicine student Jennifer Pitkanen at the Miracle of Birth Center on Friday, Aug. 24 at the Minnesota State Fair. Kaler spent the day at the fair with...

Senior Maddie Castro goes for the ball during the game against DePaul on Thursday, Aug. 30 at Elizabeth Lyle Robbie Stadium.

[Photo] Minnesota begins season with three wins, then three losses

September 3, 2018

Senior Maddie Castro goes for the ball during the game against DePaul on Thursday, Aug. 30 at Elizabeth Lyle Robbie Stadium.

Members of the Minneapolis Fire Department communicate outside FloCo Fusion Apartments after a carbon monoxide leak forced residents outside.

[Photo] Carbon monoxide concern leads to evacuation at UMN apartment

July 11, 2018

Members of the Minneapolis Fire Department communicate outside FloCo Fusion Apartments after a carbon monoxide leak forced residents outside.

Police respond to a carbon monoxide leak at FloCo Fusion Apartments on June 10.

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July 11, 2018

Police respond to a carbon monoxide leak at FloCo Fusion Apartments on June 10.

The Minneapolis Fire Department suits up to enter FloCo Fusion Apartments. The buildings were evacuated tonight due to a carbon monoxide leak.

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July 11, 2018

The Minneapolis Fire Department suits up to enter FloCo Fusion Apartments. The buildings were evacuated tonight due to a carbon monoxide leak.

The intersection of University Avenue SE and Oak Street SE is seen on Monday, July 2.

[Photo] One dead after altercation near TCF Bank Stadium

July 2, 2018

The intersection of University Avenue SE and Oak Street SE is seen on Monday, July 2.

The Cedar High Apartments are seen on Monday, July 2 in Minneapolis. The apartment community will soon have $825,000 of heightened security upgrades.

[Photo] Large-scale security upgrades in store for Cedar-Riverside apartment complex

July 3, 2018

The Cedar High Apartments are seen on Monday, July 2 in Minneapolis. The apartment community will soon have $825,000 of heightened security upgrades.

A marcher takes a drink from a jug as a child hangs in her backpack carrier at the

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June 30, 2018

A marcher takes a drink from a jug as a child hangs in her backpack carrier at the "Free Our Future" march on Saturday, June 30 in downtown Minneapolis.

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June 30, 2018

The "Free Our Future" march makes way through downtown Minneapolis, with participants chanting and showing off signs on Saturday, June 30.

Max Halpern Madelyn Huhta and Arman Ebrahimi set up an information station for the International Marxist Tendency at the

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June 30, 2018

Max Halpern Madelyn Huhta and Arman Ebrahimi set up an information station for the International Marxist Tendency at the "Free Our Future" march on Saturday, June 30 in downtown Minneapolis. Halpern and...

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June 30, 2018

The "Free Our Future" march makes way through downtown Minneapolis on Saturday, June 30.

A member of Minnesota Immigrant Rights Action Committee passes the megaphone to another marcher at the

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June 30, 2018

A member of Minnesota Immigrant Rights Action Committee passes the megaphone to another marcher at the "Free Our Future" march on Saturday, June 30 in downtown Minneapolis.

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June 30, 2018

The "Free Our Future" marchers process past viewers in the skyway on Saturday, June 30 in downtown Minneapolis.

The Minneapolis Police Department leads the

[Photo] Man shot in Cedar-Riverside

February 20, 2019

The Minneapolis Police Department leads the "Free Our Future" march past the Hennepin County Government Center on Saturday, June 30 in downtown Minneapolis.

Supporters watch as the

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February 20, 2019

Supporters watch as the "Free Our Future" march passes on Saturday, June 30 in downtown Minneapolis.

Float riders participate in chants at the

[Photo] Thousands protest family separation in downtown Minneapolis

June 30, 2018

Float riders participate in chants at the "Free Our Future" march on Saturday, June 30 in downtown Minneapolis.

Marchers, including a young one armed with an ice pack, wait for the

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June 30, 2018

Marchers, including a young one armed with an ice pack, wait for the "Free Our Future" march on Saturday, June 30 in downtown Minneapolis.

Signs made by Minnesota Immigrant Rights Action Committee sit at the beginning point of the

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June 30, 2018

Signs made by Minnesota Immigrant Rights Action Committee sit at the beginning point of the "Free Our Future" march, outside the Minneapolis Convention Center, on Saturday, June 30 in downtown Minneapolis.

A cage float passes at the

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June 30, 2018

A cage float passes at the "Free Our Future" march on Saturday, June 30 in downtown Minneapolis.

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June 30, 2018

The "Free Our Future" march proceeds on Saturday, June 30 in downtown Minneapolis.

Chinese restaurant and bakery Keefer Court, which has been open for 30 years, is open on Monday, June 25.

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June 30, 2018

Chinese restaurant and bakery Keefer Court, which has been open for 30 years, is open on Monday, June 25.

Michelle Kwan, the daughter of Keefer Court's original owners, gives change to a customer during the end of the Chinese bakery and restaurant's lunch rush on Monday, June 25.

[Photo] West Bank small businesses weather a shifting market

June 29, 2018

Michelle Kwan, the daughter of Keefer Court's original owners, gives change to a customer during the end of the Chinese bakery and restaurant's lunch rush on Monday, June 25.

A patient undergoes an MRI of their brain, which stands for magnetic resonance imaging, at the University of Minnesota Health Clinics and Surgery Center on Monday, June 25 in Minneapolis. High demand for MRIs from patients prompted the center to buy a third scanner, which is expected to begin running in December 2018.

[Photo] New MRI machine to cut wait time at University

June 26, 2018

A patient undergoes an MRI of their brain, which stands for magnetic resonance imaging, at the University of Minnesota Health Clinics and Surgery Center on Monday, June 25 in Minneapolis. High demand for...

A MRI technician injects contrast dye into a patient's IV during an MRI of their brain at the University of Minnesota Health Clinics and Surgery Center on Monday, June 25 in Minneapolis.

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June 26, 2018

A MRI technician injects contrast dye into a patient's IV during an MRI of their brain at the University of Minnesota Health Clinics and Surgery Center on Monday, June 25 in Minneapolis.

Penny Ives, a 30-year Minnesota resident, reads about Somali fashion at the History Center's new

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June 25, 2018

Penny Ives, a 30-year Minnesota resident, reads about Somali fashion at the History Center's new "Somalis + Minnesota" exhibit on Saturday, June 23 in Saint Paul.

Lima Ahmad, 8, asks her older sister about different countries on a map at the History Center's new

[Photo] Minnesota History Center exhibit celebrates Somali culture

June 25, 2018

Lima Ahmad, 8, asks her older sister about different countries on a map at the History Center's new "Somalis + Minnesota" exhibit on Saturday, June 23 in Saint Paul.

Amran Mohamed, 5, interacts with the History Center's new

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June 25, 2018

Amran Mohamed, 5, interacts with the History Center's new "Somalis + Minnesota" exhibit on Saturday, June 23 in Saint Paul.

Somali jewelry is on display at the History Center's new

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June 25, 2018

Somali jewelry is on display at the History Center's new "Somalis + Minnesota" exhibit on Saturday, June 23 in Saint Paul.

A map explains the influence of social media on communication between Somali people in different parts of the world at the History Center's new

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June 25, 2018

A map explains the influence of social media on communication between Somali people in different parts of the world at the History Center's new "Somalis + Minnesota" exhibit on Saturday, June 23 in Saint...

Rahma Osman, 3, spins an informational block at the History Center's new

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June 25, 2018

Rahma Osman, 3, spins an informational block at the History Center's new "Somalis + Minnesota" exhibit on Saturday, June 23 in Saint Paul. Osman came with her siblings and parents to the opening day of...

Ava Dawolo, 6, weaves a traditional Somali basket with her grandmother, Mary Gustafson, at the History Center's new

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June 25, 2018

Ava Dawolo, 6, weaves a traditional Somali basket with her grandmother, Mary Gustafson, at the History Center's new "Somalis + Minnesota" exhibit on Saturday, June 23 in Saint Paul. The baskets are woven...

Viewers stop to read details at the History Center's new

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June 25, 2018

Viewers stop to read details at the History Center's new "Somalis + Minnesota" exhibit on Saturday, June 23 in Saint Paul. The exhibit tells the past and present history of Somali people, highlighting...

Miriam Meyer, left, Salome Meyer, Silas Meyer and Joab Meyer watch a video that is part of the History Center's new

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June 25, 2018

Miriam Meyer, left, Salome Meyer, Silas Meyer and Joab Meyer watch a video that is part of the History Center's new "Somalis + Minnesota" exhibit on Saturday, June 23 in Saint Paul. The exhibit tells the...

Sundus Osman takes a photo of a radio on display at the History Center's new

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June 25, 2018

Sundus Osman takes a photo of a radio on display at the History Center's new "Somalis + Minnesota" exhibit on Saturday, June 23 in Saint Paul. This part of the exhibit explains how radio is part of the...

Bison roam Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve's oak savannas as part of a new program to restore the savannas on Sunday, June 17.

[Photo] Herd of bison to restore threatened ecosystem at UMN nature reserve

June 18, 2018

Bison roam Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve's oak savannas as part of a new program to restore the savannas on Sunday, June 17.

Trombonist Ryan Porter shares the stage with Kamasi Washington at Rock the Garden on Saturday, June 16.

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June 18, 2018

Trombonist Ryan Porter shares the stage with Kamasi Washington at Rock the Garden on Saturday, June 16.

POS raps passionately at Rock the Garden on Saturday, June 16.

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June 18, 2018

POS raps passionately at Rock the Garden on Saturday, June 16.

Kamasi Washington braves the heat at Rock the Garden on Saturday, June 16.

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June 18, 2018

Kamasi Washington braves the heat at Rock the Garden on Saturday, June 16.

The festival area is full with fans at Rock the Garden on Saturday, June 16.

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June 18, 2018

The festival area is full with fans at Rock the Garden on Saturday, June 16.

Headliner Father John Misty takes the stage at Rock the Garden on Saturday, June 16.

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June 18, 2018

Headliner Father John Misty takes the stage at Rock the Garden on Saturday, June 16.

Vocalist Patrice Quinn dances to the rest of Kamasi Washington's band at Rock the Garden on Saturday, June 16.

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June 18, 2018

Vocalist Patrice Quinn dances to the rest of Kamasi Washington's band at Rock the Garden on Saturday, June 16.

Fans stand on the patio of the Walker Art Center at Rock the Garden on Saturday, June 16.

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June 18, 2018

Fans stand on the patio of the Walker Art Center at Rock the Garden on Saturday, June 16.

A fan gazes toward Father John Misty at Rock the Garden on Saturday, June 16.

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June 18, 2018

A fan gazes toward Father John Misty at Rock the Garden on Saturday, June 16.