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Emergency proclamation for parts of Minnesota

ST. PAUL, Minnesota  – Gov. Mark Dayton has proclaimed a “peacetime emergency” for parts of southern Minnesota hit by heavy rains and flooding.

The governor’s proclamation covers Dodge, Fillmore, Freeborn, Mower, Olmsted, Anoka, Blue Earth, Cottonwood, Faribault, Goodhue, Hennepin, Houston, Le Sueur, Nicollet, Ramsey, Rice, Scott, Sibley, Steele, Wabasha, Waseca, Washington and Winona counties.   43 more words

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Gov. Dayton orders MN to protect the bees (you can help too)

Gov. Mark Dayton has been busy preparing a plan to save the bees.

He was at the Minnesota State Fair’s Power of Pollinators exhibit Friday morning to announce his latest… 704 more words


No Special Session for Minnesota

KIMT News 3- Governor Mark Dayton says he will not call for a special session. For the past couple of months politicians have met in hopes of holding one. 96 more words

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Rochester city leaders send letter to Gov. Dayton about the importance of local State Ethics Council offices

ROCHESTER, Minn. – Rochester city leaders are turning to Governor Mark Dayton after recent reports suggest that some of the State Ethics Council regional offices may be closing. 185 more words

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Flags to fly at half-staff in Minnesota

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Flags will be flown at half-staff this week in Minnesota to respect the victims of the Baton Rouge, Louisiana, attack on several police officers. 100 more words


Second US Police Shooting In Two Days Sparks Outrage

MINNESOTA (GP) – The second fatal police shooting of a black man in two days has sparked outrage across the United States after the incident was live streamed on Facebook by the victim’s girlfriend. 464 more words


Anne McKeig: The 1st American-Indian on the MN Supreme Court

Judge Anne K. McKeig was appointed to the Minnesota Supreme Court by the governor Tuesday. She’ll replace current Associate Justice Christopher J. Dietzen, who is retiring toward the end of the summer. 482 more words