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DFL Gubernatorial Candidate Walz Walks Back NRA Support Again

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — On the heels of mass shootings in Florida and Las Vegas, gun violence is taking center stage, even in the Minnesota governor’s race. 338 more words


Which Minnesota Politicians Have Taken Money From The NRA?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — As funeral services started for victims of last week’s shooting at a Florida high school, many teenagers are trying to take the fight for gun control into their own hands. 388 more words


Talking Points: Dean Phillips Using Fish House To Challenge Erik Paulsen

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — With four of Minnesota’s eight Congressional races expected to be competitive in November, candidates are trying new ways to reach out to voters. 262 more words


Witnesses: Man Shot And Killed After Fridley Crash Threatened Others With Knife

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A highway pileup and the shooting that followed it have now left one man dead.

New video from Wednesday’s crash on Highway 65 in Fridley shows law enforcement rushing in after a passerby shot one of the drivers. 294 more words


Minn. Gov., Legislative Leaders Promise Bipartisanship In 2018

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Legislative session starts next week, and at least in a presession news conference, the governor and legislative leaders pledged to work together despite their personal and political differences. 329 more words


St. Paul Teachers Union, District Reach Tentative Deal To Avoid Strike

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — There will not be a teachers’ strike in St. Paul.

The school district and the teachers union reached a tentative deal overnight. 367 more words


Talking Points: Pawlenty Eyes His Old Job, Nolan’s Seat Up For Grabs

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — This coming week we will hear more about two big political stories:

1. Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty is expected to be in the state to meet with supporters to discuss a possible run for his old job. 315 more words