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Dayton praises Hormel Institute expansion

AUSTIN, Minn. – Gov. Mark Dayton is congratulating the Hormel Institute on its expansion.

Construction is underway on a $4.5 million “Live Learning Center” that will help scientists around the world work together.  32 more words

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How much should we spend on rural Internet help? Lawmakers are divided

Less than half of the households in 29 rural Minnesota counties have access to broadband, according to a statement released last week.

“If this was telephone or electricity, people would be in an uproar. 252 more words


Farmers, lawmakers, leaders set to talk about MN's 'critical' water issues

The quality of Minnesota’s waters will be picked apart and examined as leaders and community members from around the state gather Saturday for the first ever… 506 more words


State of Minnesota declares February 6th Praiz Adejo day

The State of Minnesota in the United States has declared February 6th as Praiz Adejo Day.
A proclamation was made by the Governor of Minnesota, Mark Dayton., in recognition of the singer. 111 more words

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Dayton Visits Madelia In Wake Of Devastating Fire

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Days after a fire destroyed eight businesses in a small southern Minnesota city, residents are asking Governor Mark Dayton for help.

A group of business owners met with local and state lawmakers in Madelia on Friday morning.  431 more words


Dayton, Lawmakers Expected To Decide On Special Session This Week

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Governor Mark Dayton and Minnesota lawmakers are expected to decide this week whether to call a special session.

They want to extend jobless benefits for workers on the Iron Range. 66 more words


Minnesota lawmakers consider special session

KIMT News 3- Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton and legislative leaders say they need more time to decide on a special session.

Lawmakers are weighing an agenda they may tackle before the legislature resumes in early march. 215 more words

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