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Dayton officials to discuss Ramsey stadium report

October 12, 2011 in INFORUM

ST. PAUL Two members of Gov. Mark Dayton’s administration will discuss a study their agencies compiled on the plan to build a new Minnesota Vikings stadium in Arden Hills which says it would take longer than expected to build and put a strain on Ramsey County’s tax capacity. Continue Reading

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Talks in suit over school gay policy ‘productive’

August 24, 2011 in INFORUM

ST. PAUL Both sides say they held productive talks toward settling two lawsuits against Minnesota’s largest school district challenging its policy requiring staff to remain neutral when sexual orientation is discussed in the classroom. Continue Reading

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Dayton names new poet laureate for Minnesota

August 23, 2011 in INFORUM

ST. PAUL Gov. Mark Dayton has picked a poet who teaches creative writing as Minnesota’s chief promoter of poetry. Continue Reading

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Propane supplier Ferrellgas settles Minn. lawsuit

August 23, 2011 in INFORUM

ST. PAUL Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson says a propane gas supplier she sued two years ago over pricing and fees has settled for $450,000. Continue Reading

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Conn. firm buys St. Paul-based maker of Salted Nut Roll and Nut Goodies

August 23, 2011 in INFORUM

ST. PAUL St. Paul-based Pearson Candy Co. has new owners. Continue Reading

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Minn. lawmaker who got retroactive pay to take cut

August 23, 2011 in INFORUM

ST. PAUL One of the 18 Minnesota House members who got full retroactive pay after the state’s government shutdown is now planning to take a cut in a future paycheck.
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Minnesota sees revenue drop during July shutdown

August 10, 2011 in INFORUM

ST. PAUL Minnesota’s 20-day state government shutdown hurt state revenue collections last month as tax auditors stayed home and lottery sales halted. Continue Reading

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Twin Cities ranks first in percentage of senior citizens who volunteer

August 10, 2011 in INFORUM

MINNEAPOLIS The state of Minnesota and the Twin Cities rank above the national average in the number of people who volunteer. Continue Reading

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Man accused of setting teen on fire; judge calls act ‘unspeakable horrific assault’

July 22, 2011 in INFORUM

ST. PAUL A St. Paul man is charged with dousing a teenager with lighter fluid and setting him on fire. Continue Reading

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Minnesota schools budget sets new teacher evaluations

July 21, 2011 in INFORUM

ST. PAUL Minnesota state workers returning to their offices after a three-week government shutdown will soon have to start processing a host of policy changes included in a pile of budget bills passed by the Legislature and signed by Gov. Mark Dayton. Continue Reading