Minnesota
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton and House Republicans are chipping away at a special session deal but haven’t found a final agreement yet. The Democratic governor and House Speaker Kurt Daudt met …

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    29 May 15
  • A worker wearing a protection suit cull chickens at a poultry farm where the bird flu virus had been found in Takanabe Town, Miyazaki prefecture January 31, 2011

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Three more Minnesota turkey farms have been hit by probable cases of bird flu, raising the state’s total to 97. The Minnesota Board of Animal Health says the presumptive new …

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    28 May 15
  • Sen Franken

    (MNN/Cuba) Senator Al Franken is wrapping up a nearly week-long trip to Cuba as part of a congressional delegation that’s exploring ways the U-S can expand trade opportunities with the island nation. Franken says “This …

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    28 May 15
  • A worker wearing a protection suit cull chickens at a poultry farm where the bird flu virus had been found in Takanabe Town, Miyazaki prefecture January 31, 2011

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Bird flu has returned to Minnesota after a lull of over a week with no new cases, with presumptive positive test results from six turkey farms. The new detections announced …

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    27 May 15
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton and House Speaker Kurt Daudt say they’re both pushing for a quick special session to finish work on the next state budget. The Democratic governor and Republican …

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    27 May 15
  • Rep Miller

    Meetings will be held next week in Benson, Olivia and Montevideo to gather input on the impact of the avian influenza epidemic and answer the questions of producers and others affected. State Rep. Tim Miller, …

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    26 May 15
  • Klobuchar

    U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar was in Stewart, Minnesota Monday to present a Prisoner of War Medal to the family of a World War II veteran. Norman Kottke was captured after his plane was shot down …

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    26 May 15
  • Klobuchar

    U.S Senator Amy Klobuchar will be in Stewart on Memorial Day. At about 2 p.m., Klobuchar will present the Kottke family with medals intended for Norman Kottke, a World War II veteran who was shot …

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    22 May 15