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State capitol
March 27, 2019 - 6:40 am
A bill intended to combat the opioid crisis in Minnesota is headed to the Senate floor for a vote after clearing the Senate Finance Committee Tuesday. Republican Senator Julie Rosen's bill would impose $20 million in annual registration fees on pharmaceutical manufacturers and distributors, and,...
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March 27, 2019 - 6:31 am
Minnesota farmers are having a hard time making ends meet with 34 percent of those surveyed in a recent poll reporting they lost money last year. The University of Minnesota Extension and Minnesota State tracked the past 23 years of data and found, after adjusting for inflation, Minnesota farms in...
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Crime Scene
March 27, 2019 - 6:14 am
The Minneapolis Police Department is investigating after the discovery of a woman's body in an alley in North Minneapolis. A passerby spotted the body in the 3500 block of Dupont Avenue around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. Investigators interviewed people in the area in an effort to try identify her. No...
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March 26, 2019 - 10:38 am
One person is dead following a house fire Tuesday morning in Woodbury. Crews were called to the home on the 300 block of Meadow Lane before 6:30 a.m. after a neighbor called 911. "They began suppression efforts from the outside, made entry into the house, and when they did so, they located an adult...
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