Marijuana cigarette
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March 12, 2019 - 7:26 am
A bill that would legalize recreational marijuana in Minnesota is shut down in the Senate Judiciary committee, and very well may be dead for good in this legislative session The committee vote to defeat the bill was 6-3 along party lines, Democrats in favor and Republicans against. The panel...
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March 10, 2019 - 8:27 am
You could say the predicted weekend snow storm was delayed by rain. All that rainfall during the daylight hours kept the Twin Cities snow-free until the sun went down Saturday night. Then it came, dropping up to half-a-foot in some areas of the metro. Mike Lynch first forecast March 10, 2019 It was...
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February 26, 2019 - 7:01 am
You could tell by looking at it that it was one of the biggest fish ever caught in Minnesota. Just to be certain, the DNR got all of their experts together to make sure It’s official: Minnesota has a new state catch-and-release record lake sturgeon… 6 1/2 feet long! Took five holes to fit through...
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Sloane Martin
February 20, 2019 - 6:35 am
A Winter Storm Warning is underway until 6 p.m. Wednesday for all of central and southern Minnesota and west central Wisconsin for today as yet another storm bringing heavy snow settles over much of the region. "Expect treacherous travel conditions," WCCO's Paul Douglas said. "If we get 6.3 or more...
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Shoes on sale
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February 15, 2019 - 8:07 am
It appears to be the end of the line for another big retailer. Reuters is reporting Friday that Payless ShoeSource is planning close its remaining stores when it files for a second bankruptcy later this month. According to the report there is a small chance the company could be saved, but for now...
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Lindsey Peterson
February 05, 2019 - 9:00 pm
Yeah, yeah, we know. It's cold here. It snows. Winters are long. But, does Minnesota really have the most miserable winter in the country? Worse than Alaska? More awful than Maine? Michigan? Wisconsin? North Dakota? I mean, there are barely trees to stop the winds in North Dakota. We can't be worse...
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Minneapolis in the fog
February 03, 2019 - 7:39 am
The Twin Cities and much of Minnesota remains under a blanket of dense fog that's not expected to completely clear until expected precipitation moves through the area late Sunday. At one point early Sunday, visibility was reported at one-third of a mile at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport...
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