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Edgar Linares
June 20, 2018 - 6:52 pm
In effort to become more "welcoming and inclusive" the St. Paul City Council approved a measure on Wednesday that would expand gender-neutral bathrooms at city-owned and city-operated buildings. “I think that this is one small, but really important step to showing that we value every single member...
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Sloane Martin
June 20, 2018 - 5:50 am
President Donald Trump will become the first sitting president to visit Duluth in 15 years when he takes the stage Wednesday evening. The president's rally is set to begin at Amsoil Arena at 6:30 p.m. while at least three planned protests over immigration and other policies go on throughout the...
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Adam Carter
June 19, 2018 - 2:02 pm
While he says he doesn't like to see kids separated from families at the US border with Mexico, Minnesota Congressman Tom Emmer says he agrees with President Trump that it's on Congress to change the law and stop it. Emmer joined WCCO's Chad Hartman today. He says the Trump administration is simply...
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Susie Jones
June 19, 2018 - 11:29 am
Minnesota US Senator Tina Smith is calling for the resignation of Homeland Security Secretary Kristen Nielson. Appearing Tuesday morning on CNN, Smith said the secretary has lost her credibility after remarks made about the issue of separating children from their parents after crossing the US...
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Al Schoch
June 19, 2018 - 6:14 am
Reports of the use of a powerful drug to restrain people under arrest has led the mayor and police chief of Minneapolis to take a hard look into the matter. City leaders are now searching for candidates that will look into reports that Minneapolis police encouraged emergency crews to administer...
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Dreamstime
June 18, 2018 - 4:58 am
CARLTON, Minn. (AP) - Flash flooding caused by heavy weekend rain that continued into Monday morning has washed out several roads in northeastern Minnesota and northwestern Wisconsin. Law enforcement reports that Minnesota Highway 23 washed out at the Nemidji River bridge in Carlton County of...
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Dreamstime
June 15, 2018 - 10:35 am
Summer does not officially arrive until Thursday, but it sure feels like it's already settled in. Following warm temperatures on Friday and Saturday, the National Weather Service has an excessive heat warning in effect for Sunday. "With dew points in the upper 60's and high temperatures either side...
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