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Report finds East Africans make poverty wage in Minnesota

By BEREKET DEREJE   APRIL 25, 2015

A new report conducted by the Center for Popular Democracy shows a disproportionately high poverty rate among East African communities in Minnesota. 501 more words

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Battle over silencers looming

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State lawmakers are moving to lift a ban on gun silencers even as Governor Mark Dayton has promised a veto. 103 more words

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Lindström/Lindstrom's missing umlauts

IT’S ALL A BIT AMUSING in a Minnesota sort of way.

Some folks in Lindström, “America’s Little Sweden” located about 40 miles north of the Twin Cities, noted the omission of the umlaut over the letter “o” on newly-erected official Minnesota Department of Transportation highway signage. 426 more words

State Of State Gives Dayton Chance To Crystalize Agenda

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton has laid out a two-year budget, a transportation plan, a general construction proposal and much more.

A primetime speech Thursday gives him a chance to put a finer point on his agenda and what he’ll fight hardest for in the legislative session’s final six weeks. 84 more words

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50 foot buffer

Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton stirred up a bit of controversy when he proposed a 50 foot buffer strip on Minnesota rivers, lakes and drainage ditches.  If he wanted to get the discussion going on ways to protect our states waters, he definitely succeeded.   705 more words

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Governor Dayton's Proposal To Bolster Minnesota's Outdoors

DNR NEWS – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                        April 2, 2015

Gov. Dayton’s proposals to bolster Minnesota’s outdoors

Minnesota’s outdoors enthusiasts would see significant improvements to the state’s management of fish and wildlife, and to other outdoor recreation programs, under a budget being proposed by Gov. 834 more words

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Dayton visits area to talk buffer strips

AUSTIN, Minn. – It is the Land of 10,000 Lakes and Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton wants to make sure it’s the land of 10,000 clean lakes. 259 more words

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