Dayton makes case for re-election; a Wild night in Denver; Isle Royale moose thriving
Thursday, May 1, 2014
Dayton touts accomplishments, urges passage of bonding bill Most of the governor's 2014 agenda is already passed or moving toward passage. One key exception is the still unresolved funding measure for public construction projects.
Republican Daudt 'frustrated' with Dayton's call for bonding Republicans say they weren't convinced by Gov. Mark Dayton's suggestions in his State of the State speech to borrow more money for state projects.
Dayton: State investments require 'careful' approach DFL Gov. Mark Dayton followed up his State of the State speech by talking with MPR's Morning Edition host Cathy Wurzer.
Wild beat Avs 5-4 in Game 7 to advance Nino Niederreiter scored his second goal of the game at 5:02 in overtime after Ilya Bryzgalov made a big save filling in for the injured Darcy Kuemper, leading the Wild to a 5-4 win over the Colorado Avalanche in Game 7 on Wednesday night.
Photos: Wild, Avalanche battle to the end View scenes from Wednesday's thrilling win.
Isle Royale wolves decline; moose numbers double The wolf's decline on the island chain comes as its numbers in the nearby states of Minnesota, Michigan and Wisconsin are also falling -- but for entirely different reasons.
Rainy weather good for Minn. groundwater While the forecast is bad news for people looking forward to nice spring weather, it is good news for our groundwater resources.
Minn. woman found dead in southern Calif. Investigators are asking the public for information about a 32-year-old Minnesota woman who was found dead near railroad tracks in Southern California.
Dylan's 'Like a Rolling Stone' lyrics going to auction Sotheby's is offering a working draft of the finished song in Bob Dylan's own hand for an estimated $1 million to $2 million.
Cops hint at medical marijuana compromise Law enforcement groups told the Senate Judiciary Committee Wednesday that they might not oppose marijuana extracts like oils or pills for treatment, but they don't want to see the creation of 55 marijuana dispensaries.
PoliGraph: ACA may cost schools $200M - or it may not Because there is no state-level data on health insurance costs or projected costs for school districts, MMB had to survey schools, and 22 responded. Of them, nine said the health care law's new mandates wouldn't cost them anything.
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