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Al Schoch
May 01, 2018 - 8:50 am
Minnesota Senate Republicans Tuesday unveil their tax bill proposal following passage of the House version at the capitol in St. Paul. Monday's vote on the Republican-backed measure was 90-38, and lawmakers have less than three weeks to present a complete bill to Governor Dayton. Senate Republican...
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Al Schoch
May 01, 2018 - 8:28 am
Speaking in public for the first time since resigning from the US Senate following sexual harassment allegations, Al Franken told a attendees of a cyber-security and privacy conference in Portugal that social media companies and policy-makers should work together to prevent a repeat of Russian...
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April 30, 2018 - 2:52 pm
By Sheletta Brundidge, WCCO Radio As Spring belatedly sets with temperatures set to climb near 80 degrees for the first time, the Minneapolis Farmer’s Market is set to draw a crowd. The main location on Lyndale Avenue North opened shortly after record snowfall blanketed the Twin Cities, It will now...
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April 30, 2018 - 7:06 am
University of Minnesota corporate law professor Richard Painter, who was once an ethics attorney for President George W. Bush, Monday announced his candidacy for US Senate. The long-time Republican and frequent critic of President Trump is running as a Democrat. "The Republican Party has shown that...
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Al Schoch
April 29, 2018 - 9:28 am
Folks in the eastern half of Minnesota who are cooking out or singing around the campfire need to use caution to keep their small fires from getting large and out of control. The National Weather Service in Chanhassen has a red flag warning in place for Sunday. "Pretty much from International Falls...
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Sloane Martin
April 27, 2018 - 9:35 am
Now that the weather has officially turned, it's time to look ahead to a Twin Cities springtime tradition. The May Day Parade at Powderhorn Park in Minneapolis, which will take place Sunday, May 6, at noon, is now in its forty-fourth year. The event attracts tens of thousands to celebrate rebirth,...
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Morning News
April 25, 2018 - 6:44 am
(WCCO Radio) -- A fire in Fridley claimed the life of a 24-year-old man. Crews responded to a home in the 300 block of Hugo Street Northeast at around 8 p.m. Tuesday. Three of the four people inside the home when the blaze broke out made it out safely. The victim was found in an upstairs bedroom...
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