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6 hrs ago | Fillmore County Journal

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For the ninth year in a row, Minnesota high school seniors were top in the nation on the ACT.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Minnesota, Standardized Testing, Education, Mark Dayton, US Governors

14 hrs ago | KSTP

Minnesota State Fair Enters Final Weekend

It's the final weekend to check out the Minnesota State Fair! Friday is Day 9, meaning there are only a few days left to enjoy your favorite fair foods and exhibits.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Mark Dayton, US Governors, University of Minnesota, Agriculture, Science

18 hrs ago | Star Tribune

Audubon has made a difference

Jim Williams has been watching birds and writing about their antics since before "Gilligan's Island" went into reruns.

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Related Topix: Audubon, MN, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Mark Dayton, US Governors

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Star Tribune

Wellstone Action, Klobuchar vet to advise Alliance for a Better Minnesota

With an insider's eye, Hot Dish tracks the tastiest bits of Minnesota's political scene and keep you up-to-date on those elected to serve you.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Amy Klobuchar

Medical News

Minn. home health care workers vote to unionize

The Service Employees International Union will represent about 27,000 home health care workers -- many of whom care for relatives -- who are paid through Medicaid.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Healthcare Law, Law, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Mark Dayton, US Governors, Health

Wed Aug 27, 2014

SurveyUSA

In MN, Franken Approval Soars, But He Still Faces Tough Re-Elect...

In MN, Franken Approval Soars, But He Still Faces Tough Re-Elect Opposition from Republican Mike McFadden; For Gov, Incumbent Dayton Has Hands Full with Republican Challenger Johnson; Opposition to MNSure Grows In Minnesota, incumbent DFL candidates lead today by 9 points each in contests for Governor and US Senate, according to the latest KSTP-TV ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Al Franken, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Amy Klobuchar, 9, Mark Dayton, US Governors

Star Tribune

Dayton wants more answers from railroads on ag shipping problems

A study that shows Minnesota grain farmers lost $109 million in revenue from March through May proves that the state's major rail carriers are not sufficiently addressing agricultural shipping problems, Gov. Mark Dayton has told federal transportation officials.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Agriculture, Science, Mark Dayton, US Governors

KSTP

2014 Minnesota State Fair Hits Halfway Mark

It's been beautiful, fall-like weather the past few days, and fairgoers seem to appreciate it.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Minnesota, Democrat, Minnesota Government, Mark Dayton, US Governors

Star Tribune

Survey USA poll shows Dayton, Franken leading GOP challengers

With an insider's eye, Hot Dish tracks the tastiest bits of Minnesota's political scene and keep you up-to-date on those elected to serve you.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Al Franken, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Mark Dayton, US Governors, Hennepin County, MN

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Star Tribune

In historic vote, Minnesota home health care workers unionize

Many home care workers in the state, including Sumer Spika welcomed the voting victory and the right to unionize.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Minnesota, Mark Dayton, US Governors, Healthcare Law, Law

TwinCities

Minnesota: Beware of veiled spending increases, MnSCU: Pioneer Press editorials

New labor agreements are among milestones for MnSCU, the state's largest education system, as it prepares for a new school year.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Minnesota, Democrat, Minnetonka, MN, Opinion

Sys-Con Media

Governor Mark Dayton Issues Proclamation Declaring TruStone Financial Day

In recognition of its 75th anniversary, Governor Mark Dayton issued a proclamation declaring Wednesday, August 27, 2014 as TruStone Financial Federal Credit Union Day in the state of Minnesota.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Mark Dayton, US News, US Senate, US Governors, Democrat, Plymouth, MN

TwinCities

Minnesota candidate subsidies total $2.4 million

Minnesota campaign finance regulators on Tuesday distributed $2.4 million in state subsidies to 238 candidates who are running for state constitutional offices or seats in the Minnesota House of Representatives.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Minnesota, Mark Dayton, US Governors

City Pages

Audubon Society to deliver 77k signatures to guv calling for fritted glass on Vikings stadium

At about 10 a.m. today, the Minnesota Audubon Society will deliver a petition with about 77,000 signatures -- 6,000 or so of them from Minnesotans -- to Gov. Mark Dayton calling for the installation of fritted glass on the new Vikings stadium.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Minnesota, Democrat, Mark Dayton, US Governors, Audubon, MN

Mon Aug 25, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Dayton asks to halt Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion planDayton asks to ...

Dayton asks to halt Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion plan He has serious concerns about creating a 36-mile channel to divert the Red River.

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Related Topix: Moorhead, MN, Natural Disasters, Flood, Mark Dayton, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Jackson County Pilot

New judge named

A Fairmont attorney has been appointed district court judge for Jackson County's Fifth Judicial District.

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Related Topix: Fairmont, MN, Jackson County, MN, Jackson, MN, Mark Dayton, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

InformationWeek

When Big Data & Infants' Privacy Collide

For decades, hospitals have conducted blood tests on newborns, checking babies for various conditions, treatable and not.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, US Politics, Mark Dayton, US News, US Senate, US Governors, Democrat, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Texas Government, Texas

Sun Aug 24, 2014

KSTP

SurveyUSA/KSTP-TV Poll Shows Gov. Dayton Leading Over Challengers

Independence Party candidate Hannah Nicollet is at three percent and another eight percent favor someone else or are undecided.

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Related Topix: Mark Dayton, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Minnesota Government, Minnesota, University of Minnesota

Daily Kos

Minnesota Liberalism Trounces Wisconsin Conservatism

With the exception of major college sports in the upper-Midwest border-state battle, Minnesota is trouncing Wisconsin by every possible measure.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Mark Dayton, US Governors, Scott Walker, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Barack Obama

Star Tribune

Patience is no virtue on MSOP injustice

A federal judge seems willing to give the state more time. There's scant evidence it will be used well.

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Related Topix: Prison, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Minnesota Government, Minnesota, Mark Dayton, US Governors, Opinion

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