Tags » Governor Mark Dayton

Dayton stops in Rochester

ROCHESTER, Minn.- Governor Mark Dayton talked to two groups Friday morning in Rochester.

Governor Dayton spoke with members of the American Legion at the Mayo Civic Center before heading over to the Kahler Grand Hotel to talk to the American Legion Auxiliary. 74 more words


'A Prairie Home Companion' Celebrates 40 Years

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Prairie Home Companion and the tales of Lake Wobegon are celebrating 40 years.

Saturday night, to commemorate the anniversary, A Prairie Home Companion returned to the site of its very first broadcast. 160 more words


Flood Damage Tally For Minnesota: $32M But Rising

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP/WCCO) — Recent flooding across Minnesota has caused at least $32 million in public infrastructure damage, state leaders said Tuesday while warning that the total is likely to rise. 521 more words


State funds likely coming to our area for storm damage

ALBERT LEA, Minn. – Friday’s sunshine feels like a much needed break from all the rain this past week, but do not get used to it because more rain is in the forecast. 392 more words


Dayton stops by to celebrate dredge funding

ALBERT LEA, Minn. – Local officials have been seeking state dollars for years to help fund the cleanup of a southern Minnesota lake.

While some money has come their way in the past, leaders were never able to secure the $7.5 million they were asking for – until now. 379 more words


Dayton Off To Washington For Meetings, Lynx Honors

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is off to Washington for high-level meetings and a presidential tribute to the Minnesota Lynx, the WNBA’s reigning champs. 121 more words