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Photos: A look back at the West Publishing riverfront

The 1896 West Publishing Company building 
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As Ramsey County prepares to tear down the former headquarters of West Publishing and the old Ramsey County Jail, it's a good chance to take a look back at photos that illustrate the history of West Publishing, and the St. Paul riverfront.

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Photos: For a long-married couple, a bluebird devotion

Chuck and Hope Lea, who are both 87 years old, walked from one of the more than 40 bluebird nesting houses they monitor at Belwin Conservancy in Afton, Minn. Monday, May 4, 2015. The couple has been volunteering at Belwin for 23 years, monitoring and recording bluebirds twice a week through most of the spring and summer. 
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For 23 years, Chuck and Hope Lea, both 87, have tended to bluebird nest boxes in hopes of rebuilding the songbird's population in the St. Croix Valley.

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Photos: Minneapolis police remember fallen officers

Minneapolis police officer Blake Moua, a member of the honor guard who has served with the police department since 2009, rang a bell during a roll call of fallen officers at the Tuesday ceremony. 
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In a somber City Hall rotunda ceremony, the Minneapolis Police Department joined law enforcement agencies around the country in their annual Police Week remembrance of fallen officers.

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