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Decision on oil pipeline sparks protests: Activists ask for help from Minn. governor

December 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Environmental activists are calling on Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton to come to their aid once again, asking the governor to reach out to Washington and advocate for more strict adherence to federal oil pipeline regulations.
Protest…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Decision on oil pipeline sparks protests: Activists ask for help from Minn. governor

December 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Environmental activists are calling on Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton to come to their aid once again, asking the governor to reach out to Washington and advocate for more strict adherence to federal oil pipeline regulations.
Protest…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

As others see it: Justice solution needed

December 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

The next step in the the Angela Brown case occurred Wednesday at a hearing in Madison where she faces charges related to treating her son with medical oil cannabis for a brain injury.
Lac qui Parle County has charged Brown, 38, with two gross misdem…continue reading on dglobe.com

As others see it: Justice solution needed

December 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

The next step in the the Angela Brown case occurred Wednesday at a hearing in Madison where she faces charges related to treating her son with medical oil cannabis for a brain injury.
Lac qui Parle County has charged Brown, 38, with two gross misdem…continue reading on dglobe.com

Gay men say rule against donating blood ‘an unnecessary double standard’

December 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

MOORHEAD, Minn. – All through high school, college and his first years of teaching, Paul Hindemith donated blood about four times a year.

When he announced he was gay at age 26, though, his life as a donor came to an abrupt halt.

“In the la…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Mother claims innocence in cannabis case

December 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

MADISON — An attorney filed motions in district court Wednesday seeking to dismiss a charge of child endangerment against Angela Brown, who has used medical cannabis to treat her son.

Immediately after the hearing, Brown, 38, of Madison, and att…continue reading on dglobe.com

Hamilton meets with local health officials to discuss concerns

December 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton had a busy morning.

Following a listening session at 7 a.m. Wednesday, he visited Buffalo Ridge Apartments to meet with regional health officials to hear concerns affecting their business, staff and â…continue reading on dglobe.com

Hamilton meets with local health officials to discuss concerns

December 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton had a busy morning.

Following a listening session at 7 a.m. Wednesday, he visited Buffalo Ridge Apartments to meet with regional health officials to hear concerns affecting their business, staff and â…continue reading on dglobe.com

Lawsuit filed for broader review of pipeline

December 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Two Minnesota environmental groups filed suit in state district court Friday asking for a broader environmental review for the proposed Enbridge Energy Sandpiper oil pipeline across northern Minnesota.

The Minnesota Center for Environ…continue reading on dglobe.com

Minnesota may mount challenge over drones

December 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Privacy advocates want legislators to regulate drones flying over Minnesota’s landscape.
“As it now stands, it is a little bit of the wild west,” Jay Stanley of the American Civil Liberties Union told a Minnesota legislative meeti…continue reading on dglobe.com