Minnesota

September 12, 2019 - 1:15 pm
Support the 34th year of Coats for Kids in collecting 10,000 new & gently used kids and adult winter coats, accessories, or monetary donations made to: Pilgrim Dry Cleaners 3217 85th Ave. N. Brooklyn Park, MN 55443. Donations can be brought to any of the 27 Pilgrim Dry Cleaners locations or may...
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Marianne Turnbull poses Tuesday, September 10, 2019, in her St. Paul, Minn. home. She used to be a clinical social worker for the St. Paul Public Schools but had to retire in 2015 after she was diagnosed. She has stage IV ovarian cancer and will be among the people testifying Wednesday, September 11, before the Minnesota House Health and Human Services Policy Committee in a public hearing in support of the End-of-Life Option Act. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
AP
September 10, 2019 - 12:56 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A woman with terminal cancer will tell her story Wednesday before a Minnesota House committee considering a bill that would allow adults with less than six months to live to obtain medication to end their lives on their own terms. The bill is patterned after an Oregon law that...
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Minnesota Twins
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Dan Cook
September 09, 2019 - 3:39 pm
On Saturday, Major League Baseball announced it had suspended Twins starter Michael Pineda 60 games for testing positive for a banned substance. Monday, Twins play-by-play voice Cory Provus joined Chad Hartman and voiced his frustration. “Can’t happen, Chad. The Twins have a full time nutritionist...
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
September 05, 2019 - 12:49 pm
Trash-talking parents who take their frustrations out on their kids' coaches don't have legal protection to make false claims according to the Minnesota Supreme Court. The groundbreaking ruling says coaches are not public officials, so thereby have a lower bar to clear in order to prove their case...
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Sheletta Brundidge
Sheletta Brundidge
September 03, 2019 - 10:24 pm
This post comes from the Two Haute Mamas podcast, a peek into the lives, experiences and perspectives of Sheletta Brundidge and Lindy Vincent , two fabulously fun, engaging and opinionated friends. C.J. has left the building! There was shock and awe in Twin Cities media circles when people began to...
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Minnesota Department of Administration
Sloane Martin
August 30, 2019 - 5:02 pm
If you were hoping to snag a 20-foot tall statue of Paul Bunyan, someone beat you to it. The state's public bidding site, run by the Department of Administration, normally offers things like police or emergency vehicles or items seized at the airport like knives. "And occasionally we get something...
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