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MPR News photos of the week: Paddling, Italian pastry and a fatal rockslide

Sports & Leisure

1 Audience members watch the first scene of the paddling theater production "With the Future on the Line: Paddling Theater From Granite Falls to Yellow Medicine" on Saturday, May 18, 2013, in Granite Falls, Minn. 
2 Audience members are guided down the Minnesota River during the paddling theater production "With the Future on the Line: Paddling Theater From Granite Falls to Yellow Medicine" on Saturday, May 18, 2013, along the Minnesota River in Granite Falls, Minn. 
3 Many cabin owners, including the Muir/Marshall family, are starting to clean out their cabins in preparation for the summer. Here, Peggy Marshall and her son Bill Marshall put in the dock for the summer on Highland Lake north of Grand Rapids, Minn. 
4 A 12-foot-tall sculpture of Big Honza stands in a courtyard along the main street in Montgomery, Minn. On his shoulder is his mascot, the "Czechadee." 
5 Montgomery, Minn., is home to Big Honza's Museum of Unnatural History. The displays imagine the life of the fabled town founder, Big Honza, who was said to be bigger than life. 
6 Chocolate and vanilla butter cookies on display Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at the Pasticceria at Cossetta's in St. Paul. 
7 Pastry chefs Jaime Martinez, foreground, and Rachael Loney roll cookie dough Tuesday, May 21, 2013 in the basement bakery at Cossetta's new Pasticceria in St. Paul. 
8 In this May 19, 2013 photo, workmen can be seen going about their job as scaffolding surrounds much of the State Capitol in St. Paul, Minn. More money to pay for an ongoing renovation of the building was salvaged in the closing hours of the 20113 legislative session. Lawmakers approved $109 million in bonds to keep the work going on the Capitol, which state officials say is badly crumbling and in need of major repairs. 
9 Helen Pauly, 76, delivers a meal to a home near Chaska Minn. on Thursday, May 16, 2013. Pauly delivers meals from the Community Action Partnership of Scott, Carver and Dakota Counties. CAP Agency leaders say they will continue to provide meals at current levels despite sequester cuts. 
10 Rescue crew members gathered at the top of a hill at Lilydale Regional Park where a rock slide killed one elementary student, injured two others and left one student missing in St. Paul, Minn. Wednesday, May 22, 2103. 
11 Emergency crews from around the Twin Cities respond to a rockslide that injured several fourth graders at Lilydale Regional Park on St. Paul's west side near the Mississippi River, May 22, 2013. 
12 Family and friends of Mohamed Fofana, the 10-year-old who was killed in the landslide at Lilydale Regional Park, gather at Fofana's home in Minneapolis, Minn. Thursday, May 23, 2013. 
13 Madousu Kanneh, center, the mother of landslide victim Zack Mohamed Fofana, 10, is helped to a car on Annapolis Street in St. Paul, Minn., on Thursday, May 23, 2013. The body of Fofana, the fourth victim of Wednesday's landslide in St. Paul's Lilydale Park, has been recovered. 
14 Leech Lake elder Jim White, pictured with his wife, Clarice, says he is proud that there's now a Native American-owned restaurant in Bemidji, Minn. White says he hopes more tribal members from surrounding reservations will think about creating new businesses in the region. 
15 Dogs take a rest after a fun run at the Northern Minnesota English Springer Spaniel Club's Fun Trials Saturday, May 18, 2013 at Pine Shadows in Brainerd, Minn. 
16 Minnesota Twins Joe Mauer (7) strikes out against Boston Red Sox starting pitcher John Lackey as Jarrod Saltalamacchia, right, catches during the sixth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, May 19, 2013, in Minneapolis. As of Friday, the Twins have lost 9 in a row.