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  • MNCapitol

    Only five days remain until the Minnesota Legislature must adjourn, and Democrats still have not agreed on how much they’ll be increasing taxes. Senate Republican Minority Leader David Hann is worried about rushing through legislation …

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    16 May 13
  • MNLegislature

    The Minnesota House passed the omnibus Jobs and Economic Development Finance Bill late Wednesday night. Local Democratic State Representative Clark Johnson says that the bill contains $30-million for the Minnesota Investment Fund, as well as …

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    16 May 13
  • Gun

    The Minnesota Senate has approved scaled-back revisions to state gun laws that do not include an expansion of background checks for gun purchases. The Senate approved the bill Wednesday on a 58-9 vote. The bill …

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    16 May 13
  • Cuffs

    A 32-year-old Mankato man has been charged with criminal sexual conduct and incest over allegations that he sexually abused his 2 daughters multiple times for several years. Bo Elliot Kellerhalls made an appearance in court …

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    15 May 13
  • Temperature3

    The wet and chilly spring gave way to record high temperatures in southern Minnesota on Tuesday. The temperature soared to 102-degrees in St. James. Albert Lea and Fairmont both hit 100, while Mankato reached 99-degrees. …

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    15 May 13
  • GayMarriageSigning

    Minnesota became the 12th state in the nation to legalize same-sex marriage when Governor Dayton signed the Freedom To Marry Act on Tuesday while thousands watched on the front lawn of the State Capitol. The …

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    15 May 13
  • HalfStaffFlag

    Flags are flying at half-staff across the State of Minnesota today (WED) in honor of Peace Officer Memorial Day. Minnesota law enforcement officers continue their silent vigil at the State Police Memorial at the State …

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    15 May 13
  • Fire-Forest

    Governor Dayton has signed an emergency order to help the Minnesota Interagency Fire Center fight wildfires around the state. At least 25 wildfires had broken out around the state as of Tuesday due to the …

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    15 May 13