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Hillary Clinton Is Minnesota-Bound To Help Dayton

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton is heading to Minnesota to raise money for fellow Democrat Gov. Mark Dayton.

Clinton is set to headline a Thursday evening fundraiser in St. 119 more words


Gov. Mark Dayton, Jeff Johnson Answer 9 Questions

(AP) – The Associated Press invited Gov. Mark Dayton and his GOP challenger, Republican Jeff Johnson, to respond to several questions ahead of next month’s election. 2,054 more words


Michelle Obama To Campaign In North Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Details have been released about first lady Michelle Obama’s plans to campaign in Minnesota next week for Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton and Sen. 64 more words


Minnesota Officials Open $28M Wastewater Plant

CHISOLM, Minn. (AP) — Officials in northeastern Minnesota are celebrating the opening of a $28 million wastewater treatment plant.

The Central Iron Range Sanitary Sewer District held a ribbon cutting and open house Wednesday to commemorate the new facility serving Chisholm, Buhl, Kinney and Great Scott Township. 97 more words


Report: Minn. Added 7,000 Jobs Last Month, Unemployment Hit 8-Year Low

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The last state job report released before Election Day shows that in September Minnesota added 7,200 jobs and the unemployment rate fell to 4.1 percent, the lowest it’s been in eight years. 286 more words


Barring Change, 2-Way Governor Debate In Store

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Something different is about to happen in a Minnesota governor’s race: A head-to-head debate.

For the first time in at least four campaigns, the Democratic and Republican nominees were gearing up to go one-on-one. 108 more words


Gov. Dayton Attends 1st Meeting For Child Abuse Task Force

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Gov. Mark Dayton took part in the first meeting of the Governor’s Task Force on the Protection of Children Monday morning.

The task force is made up of legislators, county representatives, children’s advocates, attorneys and child protection experts from across the state. 52 more words