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Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Minnesota Public Radio Stories

  • Eddie ChambersAffordable housing advocates 'excited' for bonding bill cash
    Homeless service agencies across Minnesota are eyeing a slice of the $100 million state lawmakers set aside for affordable housing in this year's construction bonding bill.6:20 a.m.
  • Minnesota Correction Facility in ShakopeeShakopee women's prison to finally get a fence
    The Shakopee prison houses more than 600 women, including nearly a hundred serving sentences for homicide. State money is poised to give it something it's never had before: a fence.7:20 a.m.
  • California Chrome's nasal strip developed in Minnesota
    California Chrome will be allowed to use a product developed in Minnesota during the Belmont Stakes after all. The trainer of the horse, which will be going for the Triple Crown on June 7, had threatened to withdraw from the race if California Chrome could not use the Flair Equine nasal strip.8:45 a.m.
  • Joe Cocker was first at club that became First Ave.
    Today's Morning Edition music is from English singer Joe Cocker, who turns 70 years old today. This song "I Come in Peace" is from his 2012 album "Fire it Up."8:49 a.m.

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