All Things Considered
All Things Considered
Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Minnesota Public Radio Stories

  • Dr. Jon HallbergAsk Dr. Hallberg: Obesity facts and fiction
    MPR's Tom Crann spoke with All Things Considered's regular medical analyst Dr. Jon Hallberg about a recent obesity study.4:49 p.m.
  • Schizophrenic man sues over jail treatment
    A man who suffers from schizophrenia is suing Hennepin County, claiming he did not receive proper care while in jail.4:54 p.m.
  • Best Buy layoffsBest Buy cuts 400 jobs at Richfield HQ
    The company says the move will save $150 million and is only the first phase of a $725 million cost-cutting program announced last fall.5:20 p.m.
  • Sen. Matt SchmitSenate panel approves frac sand mining moratorium
    The measure was approved despite warnings from industry officials that the legislation would stifle job growth and put Minnesota at a competitive disadvantage with its neighbor, Wisconsin.5:24 p.m.
  • Ramsey County Attorney John ChoiFamily Reunification Act could restore parental rights in some lost custody cases
    Lawmakers are considering a bill that would give some parents who lost custody of their children years ago a chance to reunify with them. Advocates say only a small number of teens living in foster care could be affected by the Family Reunification Act, but that it could make a great difference for those motivated parents who have dealt with their problems and whose children want to go home again.5:55 p.m.

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