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Minnesota Submits 'Modest' Bid For Amazon HQ, No Details Revealed

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s economic development commissioner says the state has submitted its bid for a second Amazon headquarters.

The state hasn’t released details of the bid for a project that could bring a $5 billion investment and 50,000 jobs wherever it lands. 80 more words


Governor’s Mansion To Be Lit Blue In Honor Of Those Killed In Somalia

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Gov. Mark Dayton announced Tuesday that the governor’s residence will be lit blue in honor of the hundreds of people killed over the weekend in the worst terrorist attack in Somalia’s history. 274 more words


Gov. Dayton-GOP At An ‘Impasse’ On Budget Dispute, Mediator Says

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Gov. Mark Dayton and the Minnesota Legislature are at an impasse over a bitter budget battle that’s threatening hundreds of House and Senate jobs, according to the court-appointed mediator. 714 more words


State Officials Crank Up Pressure To Protect MinnesotaCare

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — Straight from Minnesota to Washington D.C., Governor Mark Dayton has fired off a strongly-worded letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price. 354 more words


Gov. Dayton Orders Flags Flown At Half-Staff To Honor Wayzata Officer

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff in honor of Officer William Mathews, who was struck and killed on a highway while on the line of duty Friday. 99 more words


Minn. Supreme Court Hears Argument On Budget Battle

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — There was a historic first at the Minnesota Supreme Court on Monday.

The High Court livestreamed its hearing for the first time, and it was a big one. 284 more words


Trooper Vehicle In Gov. Dayton Motorcade Involved In Crash

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota State Patrol vehicle that was part of Gov. Mark Dayton’s security detail was involved in a crash that sent a man to a hospital with noncritical injuries. 66 more words