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Dayton Says He Won't Be Slowed By Prostate Cancer Surgery

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton says he’s confident his upcoming prostate cancer surgery won’t hinder his remaining two years in office.

The Democratic governor is scheduled to undergo surgery to remove his prostate on March 2. 99 more words


Flags flown at half-staff in honor of Immortal Four Chaplains Day

ST. PAUL, MN – In observance of the 74th Anniversary of the tragic sinking of the United States Army transport Dorchester off the coast of Greenland, Gov.  246 more words


Mayo Clinic: Dayton's Cancer Caught Early, Is Treatable

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Officials with the Mayo Clinic provided an update Thursday after Governor Mark Dayton spent two days in Rochester undergoing tests following getting diagnosed with prostate cancer. 126 more words


GOP Cools To $75M Wish To Expand Preschool

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton is seeking a major expansion of a preschool program launched last year, but Republicans have expressed reluctance to tripling the program’s cost. 487 more words


Governor reveals he has prostate cancer after collapsing

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says he’s been diagnosed with prostate cancer but will finish the final two years of his term.

Dayton made the announcement Tuesday, just a day after… 48 more words


Gov. Dayton says he has prostate cancer

SAINT PAUL, MN– Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has announced he has prostate cancer.

On Monday, Dayton collapsed while delivering the State of the State address. He says he doesn’t believe the fainting episode has anything to do with his cancer diagnosis… 64 more words

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Gov. Mark Dayton releases budget recommendations for education

Gov. Mark Dayton released his budget recommendations for the 2018-2019 fiscal year this morning. He is is recommending an increase of $50 million in FY18 and $75 million beginning in FY19 to fund operating cost increases at Minnesota State. 193 more words