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    NORTHFIELD, Minn. (AP) – Administrators at a private college in Minnesota say 13 students have been suspended over a hazing incident involving extreme drinking as part of an initiation into a secret social club. The …

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    23 May 17
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A sound engineer who worked with Prince is barred from publishing or disseminating any unreleased recordings that compromise the late superstar’s work. George Ian Boxill worked with Prince on five tracks in …

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    23 May 17
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota legislative leaders say they’ll call a special session to finish the state budget after they miss Monday’s midnight deadline to finalize a new spending package. The Legislature scrambled over …

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    23 May 17
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota officials are warning about a rising number of reports of a disease in raccoons that can affect dogs. The Department of Natural Resources says canine distemper cases have been …

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    02 May 17
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Workers are striking and immigrant communities are rallying across the Twin Cities for May Day. Several unions and advocacy groups organized demonstrations on Monday for International Workers Day. May Day …

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    02 May 17
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s Republican Legislature isn’t backing down from Gov. Mark Dayton’s veto threats as lawmakers finalize their budget offer. The Legislature started piecing together budget bills Monday as legislative leaders prepared …

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    02 May 17
  • Minnesota House unanimously approves $527M in Legacy funding

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota House has voted to distribute $527 million in funding to arts, environmental and cultural heritage projects across the state. Tuesday’s House vote was unanimous. The money comes from …

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    06 Apr 17
  • Dayton official recommends vetoes for budget bills

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Gov. Mark Dayton’s top budget official says he’ll recommend the governor veto most of the GOP-controlled Legislature’s budget bills in their current form. Minnesota Management and Budget Commissioner Myron Frans …

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    06 Apr 17