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New battle over tower sought near Afton State Park

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HASTINGS, Minn. (AP) — AT&T Inc.'s plan to build a 150-foot-tall cell phone tower near Afton State Park is running into resistance from conservation groups who say it would ruin the view along the St. Croix River.


It's the latest in a string of disputes over a tower proposed near national or state parks.

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