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Capitol building restoration to run $30M higher

By Tom Scheck, Minnesota Public Radio News The extensive renovation of the Minnesota Capitol is $30 million over budget, state officials revealed Friday. That number surprised ... Read more

MPCA wild rice approach walks political tightrope

The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Tuesday called for a “new approach” to regulate sulfate discharges in wild rice water, shifting from a single rule to ... Read more

Gov. Dayton takes his plan for universal pre-k program to school

By Tom Scheck, Minnesota Public Radio News NEWPORT – Aiming to boost support for his proposal to ensure that every child in Minnesota receive an early ... Read more

Milk price drop brings concerns in Minn. dairy country

Milk price drop brings concerns in Minn. dairy country

After several profitable years, dairy farmers are seeing their bull market crash. Milk prices have dropped by more than one-third since last fall. China, a major ... Read more