Minnesota News
  • Employment

    Minnesota employers added 7,400 jobs in April, according to figures released Thursday by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). The agency said Minnesota has gained 25,500 jobs in the past three months …

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    22 May 15
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Governor Mark Dayton has followed through on his promise to veto the Legislature’s budget for public schools. Dayton officially vetoed the bill after it reached his desk on Thursday. It …

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    22 May 15
  • Rembrandt Foods

    Thirty-nine full-time employees at the Rembrandt egg facility in Renville will be laid off next month as a result of the bird flu that hit the agricultural complex last week. The West Central Tribune reports …

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    22 May 15
  • Solar Power

    Hanna Elshoff is, literally, riding on sunshine. The German immigrant has dreamed of riding her bike south for much of her life. Now, she has decided to do it. She pulled into the KDUZ/KARP/KGLB parking …

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    21 May 15
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton has vetoed an education budget that he says isn’t big enough, setting up a special session of the Minnesota Legislature. Dayton had promised he would block the …

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    20 May 15
  • Princess Kay Finalists

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. – The selection of 12 young women from dairy farm backgrounds on Sunday, May 17, in St. Cloud has paved the way for crowning Minnesota’s 62nd Princess Kay of the Milky Way, the dairy industry’s …

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    20 May 15
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s Legislature has sent an education budget to Gov. Mark Dayton’s desk where it’s likely to meet his veto pen. The bill passed by the Senate Monday pumps another $400 …

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    19 May 15
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — More pieces of Minnesota’s next budget are falling into place. They affect poultry farmers battling the bird flu, college students seeking a financial lift, the upkeep of public parks and …

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    18 May 15