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Minneapolis: State tennis preview

The boys state tennis tournament takes place this week and The Blake School is back to defend its Class A championship. Both individual state champs are also back to defend their titles.

– Read more from the MSHSL

St. Cloud: Prep stars deal with dyslexia

Two of the best all-around athletes in the St. Cloud prep sports scene both battle dyslexia, and they're sharing their stories. St. Cloud Tech's Cory Rouw is headed to the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay on a Division I Nordic skiing scholarship and St. Cloud Cathedral's Rachel Eickhoff is off to South Dakota State on a cross country scholarship.

– Read more from the St. Cloud Times

Brainerd: Rocket cars added to Brainerd Raceway

An 89-year-old man with 50 years of racing "rocket cars" highlighted Friday's debut of Rocket Go-Karts at Brainerd International Raceway. These speedsters travel up to 330 miles per hour and blaze through a quarter-mile race in about four seconds.

– Read more from the Brainerd Dispatch

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