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KTTC Rochester
Indiana voters head to the pollsto action in a session where they'll have to navigate a new political dynamic a
Indiana voters head to the polls
KTTC Rochester / Posted 22 hours ago
to action in a session where they'll have to navigate a new political dynamic and widespread Capitol construction. Minnesota senate democrats unveiled their bonding bill Monday morning at the State Capitol. The 1.5 billion dollar proposal... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Bicyclist struck by pickup truck in Rochesterto action in a session where they'll have to navigate a new political dynamic a
Bicyclist struck by pickup truck in Rochester
KTTC Rochester / Posted 22 hours ago
to action in a session where they'll have to navigate a new political dynamic and widespread Capitol construction. Minnesota senate democrats unveiled their bonding bill Monday morning at the State Capitol. The 1.5 billion dollar proposal... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Pack your patience: Hwy 52/Hwy 63 construction slowdowns to increaseto action in a session where they'll have to navigate a new political dynamic a
Pack your patience: Hwy 52/Hwy 63 construction slowdowns to increase
KTTC Rochester / Posted 23 hours ago
to action in a session where they'll have to navigate a new political dynamic and widespread Capitol construction. Minnesota senate democrats unveiled their bonding bill Monday morning at the State Capitol. The 1.5 billion dollar proposal... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Downtown food truck ordinance approved by Rochester City Councilto action in a session where they'll have to navigate a new political dynamic a
Downtown food truck ordinance approved by Rochester City Council
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
to action in a session where they'll have to navigate a new political dynamic and widespread Capitol construction. Minnesota senate democrats unveiled their bonding bill Monday morning at the State Capitol. The 1.5 billion dollar proposal... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Rally protesting lack of diversity on city boards held before Rochester City Council meetingto action in a session where they'll have to navigate a new political dynamic a
Rally protesting lack of diversity on city boards held before Rochester City Council meeting
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
to action in a session where they'll have to navigate a new political dynamic and widespread Capitol construction. Minnesota senate democrats unveiled their bonding bill Monday morning at the State Capitol. The 1.5 billion dollar proposal... Read more
64 related stories
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KTTC Rochester
Athlete of the week - Kyle Grovento action in a session where they'll have to navigate a new political dynamic a
Athlete of the week - Kyle Groven
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
to action in a session where they'll have to navigate a new political dynamic and widespread Capitol construction. Minnesota senate democrats unveiled their bonding bill Monday morning at the State Capitol. The 1.5 billion dollar proposal... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Big-ticket Southeast Minnesota projects included in proposed Senate Bonding Billto action in a session where they'll have to navigate a new political dynamic a
Big-ticket Southeast Minnesota projects included in proposed Senate Bonding Bill
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
to action in a session where they'll have to navigate a new political dynamic and widespread Capitol construction. Minnesota senate democrats unveiled their bonding bill Monday morning at the State Capitol. The 1.5 billion dollar proposal... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Dayton advocates voting rights for released felons: Measure has...governor said. With his comments, Dayton waded into a debate that has roiled t
Dayton advocates voting rights for released felons: Measure has...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
governor said. With his comments, Dayton waded into a debate that has roiled the state and nation. On Tuesday, the Minnesota Senate approved a measure to allow felons to vote after they served their sentences. Last week, Virginia’s... Read more
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News 8000
Background check bill riles both sides of gun law debateabout expanding background checks for gun sales has returned to the Minnesota L
Background check bill riles both sides of gun law debate
News 8000 / Posted 7 days ago
about expanding background checks for gun sales has returned to the Minnesota Legislature, but it won't come to a vote. A Minnesota Senate committee held a hearing Tuesday on a bill to extend background checks to gun sales online, at gun shows and... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Background check bill riles both sides of gun law debateabout expanding background checks for gun sales has returned to the Minnesota L
Background check bill riles both sides of gun law debate
Marshall Independent / Posted 7 days ago
about expanding background checks for gun sales has returned to the Minnesota Legislature, but it won't come to a vote. A Minnesota Senate committee held a hearing Tuesday on a bill to extend background checks to gun sales online, at gun shows and... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Background check bill riles both sides of gun law debateabout expanding background checks for gun sales has returned to the Minnesota L
Background check bill riles both sides of gun law debate
KTTC Rochester / Posted 7 days ago
about expanding background checks for gun sales has returned to the Minnesota Legislature, but it won't come to a vote. A Minnesota Senate committee held a hearing Tuesday on a bill to extend background checks to gun sales online, at gun shows and... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
After Prince's death, Minn. lawmaker drafts bill to make purple...have official colors, but we don't," Housley said. "I've always thought it shou
After Prince's death, Minn. lawmaker drafts bill to make purple...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
have official colors, but we don't," Housley said. "I've always thought it should be purple, so much so that I had my Minnesota Senate ring made (in 2012) with a purple stone." Minnesota would be the first state to have purple as its official... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
State Sen. Terri Bonoff launches DFL bid for Congresssays she wants to bring her "independent brand of governance and leadership to
State Sen. Terri Bonoff launches DFL bid for Congress
KTTC Rochester / Posted 17 days ago
says she wants to bring her "independent brand of governance and leadership to Washington." She says in her 11 years in the Minnesota Senate, her work has been about "building bridges, forging partnerships and exchanging ideas." Paulsen won the... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing DFL votes on resolutionswas "not intended to interfere with legitimate combat operations when there is
Crow Wing DFL votes on resolutions
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
was "not intended to interfere with legitimate combat operations when there is an immediate threat to U.S. troops." The DFL endorsing convention for Minnesota Senate District 10 is scheduled for 9 a.m., April 30 at Crosby-Ironton H... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Fantasy sports legalization would be affirmed with new billas lawful. The Minnesota House of Representatives on Monday, April 11, passed t
Fantasy sports legalization would be affirmed with new bill
ABC Newspapers / Posted 21 days ago
as lawful. The Minnesota House of Representatives on Monday, April 11, passed the bill on a 100-28 vote. He expects the Minnesota Senate will soon address a companion bill.While fantasy sports are not the number one priority of the legislature,... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Bill seeks oversight of high-speed rail planA bill making its way through the Minnesota Senate would put “unprecedented” ov
Bill seeks oversight of high-speed rail plan
Finance and Commerce / Posted 22 days ago
A bill making its way through the Minnesota Senate would put “unprecedented” oversight on a private effort to implement high-speed passenger rail between the Twin Cities and Rochester, says Sen. Matt Schmit, DFL-Red Wing, chief author of the... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Newton will run for Senate seat in 2016 electionRep. Jerry Newton, DFL Coon Rapids, will run for the Minnesota Senate in the 20
Newton will run for Senate seat in 2016 election
ABC Newspapers / Posted 25 days ago
Rep. Jerry Newton, DFL Coon Rapids, will run for the Minnesota Senate in the 2016 election. Rep. Jerry NewtonHe has announced his candidacy for the seat held by Sen. Alice Johnson, who is not running for re-election.Newton, who currently represents... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Sen. Alice Johnson will not seek re-electionthe Minnesota House of Representatives in 1986. She retired in 2000. She got ba
Sen. Alice Johnson will not seek re-election
ABC Newspapers / Posted 27 days ago
the Minnesota House of Representatives in 1986. She retired in 2000. She got back into politics when she won a seat in the Minnesota Senate in 2012. In the Senate, Johnson serves as vice chairperson on the Education and E-12 Budget committees, sits... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Capitol Chatter: Driverless cars struggle when looking for lane...and maps to compensate, industry executives say," Reuters' story said. The top
Capitol Chatter: Driverless cars struggle when looking for lane...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 29 days ago
and maps to compensate, industry executives say," Reuters' story said. The topic of shoddy roads was not part of the Minnesota Senate discussion, even though it could cost state and local governments bundles of money to make roads compatible... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Dahms, Swedzinski land Republican endorsement for re-electionDahms has served in the Minnesota Senate since 2011. He is ranking Republican m
Dahms, Swedzinski land Republican endorsement for re-election
Marshall Independent / Posted 30 days ago
Dahms has served in the Minnesota Senate since 2011. He is ranking Republican member of the Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development Committee and is a member of the Commerce, Education Finance, Education Policy and State Departments and Veterans... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
House District 9A GOP endorses Poston for Legislature, Lundblad...R-Lake Shore, announced in February he would not run for re-election. About 15
House District 9A GOP endorses Poston for Legislature, Lundblad...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted a month ago
R-Lake Shore, announced in February he would not run for re-election. About 150 Republicans from everywhere within Minnesota Senate District 9, which includes House Districts 9A and 9B, met in the Verndale High School's auditorium to... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Higher education bill includes disability pilot programST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota Senate committee has passed a comprehensive
Higher education bill includes disability pilot program
Marshall Independent / Posted 1 months ago
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota Senate committee has passed a comprehensive higher education bill that provides opportunities for students with disabilities and lessens requirements for remedial coursework. The Senate Higher Education committee... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Higher education bill includes disability pilot programST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A Minnesota Senate committee has passed a comprehensive
Higher education bill includes disability pilot program
KTTC Rochester / Posted 1 months ago
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A Minnesota Senate committee has passed a comprehensive higher education bill that provides opportunities for students with disabilities and lessens requirements for remedial coursework. The Senate Higher Education committee... Read more

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