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Esme's Blog: Review Of Klobuchar's New Book

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Late in 2005, I ran into an attorney who was a top aide to then County Attorney Amy Klobuchar. I shared what I thought was my expert opinion that while Klobuchar was a good county attorney, she would stand little chance against Patty Wetterling, who I considered the leading candidate for the DFL nomination for Minnesota’s open U.S. 652 more words

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Pudge, An Internet Famous Cat, Is A Full-Time Job For Her Mpls. Owner

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Twin Cities cat has become an Internet superstar.

Pudge is so successful that her Minneapolis owner quit her job and now works full time managing her career. 337 more words


Talking Points: The Aftermath Of The Teague Scandal

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The director of a center for sexual assault and harassment victims at the University of Minnesota says it has been getting more calls in the wake of the sexual assault scandal involving the university’s former athletic director. 219 more words


Amid Questions Over AD, U Of M Launches Investigation

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Within the past few hours, University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler and the chair of the university’s Board of Regents have agreed to a major independent investigation of the school’s athletic department. 705 more words


Minnesota Legislators Expect Costly Fix To Sex Offender Program

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — The state of Minnesota is trying to figure out what to do with more than 700 sex offenders that a federal court ruled are being held unconstitutionally. 383 more words


Outrage Continues Following The Killing Of Cecil The Lion

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Vandals attacked one of the homes of the Minnesota dentist who shot and killed Cecil the Lion. They spray painted “Lion Killer!” on the garage door at Dr. 307 more words


Federal Judge, State Leaders To Meet On Sex Offender Program Fix

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — In June, Federal Judge Donovan Frank ruled that the state program which houses more than 700 civilly committed sex offenders is unconstitutional. 208 more words