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Thursday, October 3, 2013

Minnesota Public Radio Stories

  • Art HoundsArt Hounds
    Each week Minnesota Public Radio News asks three people from the Minnesota arts scene to be "Art Hounds." Their job is to step outside their own work and hunt down something exciting that's going on in local arts.4:45 p.m.
  • MNsure not releasing enrollment numbers yet
    MNsure isn't releasing enrollment numbers yet. The hold-up stems from unresolved questions about how to define enrollment. Some people have paid for plans, others have just selected a plan.4:49 p.m.
  • Orphan train ridersUnion Depot performance recalls the 'Orphan Trains'
    St. Paul's Union Depot will host a multi-media performance about the history of the orphan trains. Thousands of orphans rode on trains from the east coast to find homes in the towns and farms of the Midwest.4:53 p.m.
  • Osmo Vanska and orchestraVanska to conduct three farewell concerts this weekend
    Osmo Vanska, who resigned as music director of Minnesota Orchestra< this week, will conduct musicians when they perform two shows this weekend.5:21 p.m.
  • NFL StadiumVikings, Minnesota seal stadium deal; seat license fee averages $2,500
    The $975 million project will be paid for jointly: $348 million will come from state taxpayers, $150 million from hospitality taxes in Minneapolis and $477 million from the Vikings.5:23 p.m.
  • Steve Humerickhouse and Terry SullivanAfter Totino-Grace fires openly gay teacher, parents differ on policy
    The recent firing of a longtime Totino-Grace English teacher for being in a same-sex relationship has sparked discussion in the Catholic community. There's no consistent policy for how Catholic schools and colleges treat openly gay teachers or staff who are in relationships.5:50 p.m.

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