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My son has a super-power. Does yours?

“I’m here with your 3rd grader,” my son’s special education teacher explained on the phone.

I waited. Please don’t say he threw up. Did he swallow bits of his shirt collar again? 1,745 more words

$14K Raise For Minnesota Lawmakers Approved

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers will get their first raise since 1999 after a newly created citizen council voted Friday to increase annual pay for members of the Legislature to $45,000 — a roughly 45 percent pay bump. 410 more words

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Senate Sunday Liquor Sales Vote Doesn't Go Down Smooth In Wis.

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — In the border battle for buying booze, Wisconsin has always been the winner on Sundays.

Troy Leistikow, manager at Village Wine & Spirits in Lakeland, Minnesota, has been on the losing end of it for years. 355 more words

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Sunday Liquor Sales Bill Passes Senate

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — A Prohibition-era ban on Sunday liquor sales in Minnesota may soon be coming to an end.

The Minnesota Senate joined the House Monday, voting to repeal the ban. 284 more words

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Minnesota Senate Set To Vote On Sunday Liquor Sales Monday

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — On Monday, the Minnesota Senate is expected to vote on a bill to repeal the ban on Sunday liquor store sales.

The Minnesota House overwhelmingly signed off on the measure last week. 430 more words

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Minnesota Senate Approves Health Insurance Relief Package

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s Senate has passed a bill providing relief for massive health insurance premium hikes.

But Thursday’s action on a major priority in the 2017 legislative session doesn’t mean the work is over. 109 more words

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Size Of Upcoming Minnesota GOP Senate Majority: 1

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Countless numbers will shape Minnesota’s 2017 legislative session: 201 lawmakers, a $1.4 billion surplus, a two-year budget and four months’ time. 551 more words

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