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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota health officials say there’s an increase in the number of chickenpox cases this year. Department of Health spokesman Doug Schultz says nearly 400 cases have been reported, the highest …

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    15 Dec 17
  • Michelle Fischbach

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN) Governor Mark Dayton meets privately today (Friday) with Paynesville Republican and lieutenant-governor-to-be Michelle Fischbach, even as a legal battle brews over whether Fischbach can remain in the Senate while she’s …

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    15 Dec 17
  • BOLD School District

    OLIVIA – BOLD School Board members are entertaining the possibility of reducing their superintendent search to someone willing to take on the position on a part-time basis. The West Central Tribune reports one interested candidate …

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    15 Dec 17
  • Driverless Bus

    MONTICELLO, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Transportation is testing a driverless bus to see how it operates in cold weather. Transportation officials say that while the driverless technology is being tested throughout the …

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    14 Dec 17
  • Michelle Fischbach

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Senate President Michelle Fischbach says she expects to keep her spot in the Senate when she becomes lieutenant governor. Gov. Mark Dayton appointed current Lt. Gov. Tina Smith on …

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    14 Dec 17
  • Sen. Franken

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Sen. Al Franken says Tina Smith will be an “excellent” U.S. senator in his place. But Franken still isn’t setting a date when he’ll step down. Franken said last …

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    14 Dec 17
  • Smith

    ST. PAUL, MN – Governor Mark Dayton today (Wednesday) announced that he will appoint Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith to serve as United States Senator for Minnesota. Smith will be appointed to serve a one-year term …

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    13 Dec 17
  • Hutchinson City Center

    Before a packed council chamber Tuesday night, the Hutchinson City Council rejected a resolution aimed at supporting the city as a welcoming and inclusive community. The resolution failed on a 3-2 vote, with Mayor Gary …

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    13 Dec 17