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Med schools training at top speed, but Minnesota doctor shortage looms

A new estimate of how an impending doctor shortage will hit Minnesota says the state is on track to have 2,000 fewer physicians than it needs over the next 10 years. The group Minnesota Needs...

November 12, 2014

Still simmering online, #pointergate puts 3 local groups in focus

A local TV station report that said Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges was photographed displaying a gang sign spawned widely publicized social media cracks and various Internet memes. But behind the...

November 11, 2014

Tax collected from Minnesotans $75M more than forecast in October

Minnesota collected almost $75 million more in taxes from citizens than anticipated in October, generating almost $1.7 billion in revenue. The Minnesota Management and Budget Office (MMB) reported...

November 11, 2014

Stillwater mayor abruptly resigns from office

Voters in Stillwater selected a new mayor on Election Day, but the current mayor is stepping down in the months before the new mayor is to be sworn in. The Stillwater Gazette reported that Mayor...

November 09, 2014

Schools in Minneapolis now need permission to suspend minority students

It will be harder for schools in Minneapolis to suspend black, American Indian and Hispanic students under plans aimed at ‘reducing disproportionality’ in the system. As of Monday...

November 08, 2014

Minnesota voter turnout short of expectations; IP loses major party status

Minnesota has long been proud of its reputation as the state with the highest voter turnout in the country. So it came as a disappointment that turnout in Tuesday’s midterm election was only...

November 05, 2014

U of M suing Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile for patent infringement

The University of Minnesota alleges the four largest U.S. wireless service providers illegally used technology developed by one of its professors. The U of M filed complaints in Minnesota U.S...

November 05, 2014

Minneapolis votes to scrap 70-30 restaurant alcohol limit; raise election filing fees

There was cheer for Minneapolis restaurants in Tuesday’s election as city residents voted to scrap a law that limits how much alcohol they can sell. The removal of the 70-30 rule from the...

November 05, 2014

Republicans wrestle Minnesota House majority from Democrats

While Democrats in Minnesota had plenty to cheer about with the re-elections of Gov. Mark Dayton, U.S. Sen. Al Franken, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan and other statewide constitutional officers, Republicans...

November 05, 2014

Familiar faces: Minnesota congressional races go (mostly) to incumbents

Only one of the eight congressional races in Minnesota turned out to be a nail biter – the 8th District – and in the end, the incumbent won. The other seven offered no surprises and little drama in...

November 05, 2014

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