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  1. Avian Flu Spreads as Experts Scramble to Find Elusive AnswersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KSTP

    ... and the composted birds and woodchips can be moved out and utilized as fertilizer," Frederickson said. Rep. Collin Peterson (D-Minn) says this will affect farms for three to five years and urged turkey producers to improve bio-security. He also ...

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  2. Dayton to call emergency meeting on bird flu in MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Greenwich Citizen

    ... the state response to the epidemic. On Saturday, Dayton along with U.S. Sen. Al Franken and U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson met with emergency responders and turkey producers in Willmar - home to Jennie- O Turkey Store , the country's No. 2 turkey ...

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  3. Minnesota Governor Will Convene to Discuss Bird FluRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KSFY

    ... the state response to the epidemic. On Saturday, Dayton along with U.S. Sen. Al Franken and U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson met with emergency responders and turkey producers in Willmar - home to Jennie-O Turkey Store, the country's No. 2 turkey ...

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  4. Bird flu takes toll on health of Hormel's Jennie-ORead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    ... for the spring season. Gov. Mark Dayton - who was set Saturday to meet with U.S. Sen. Al Franken , Rep. Collin Peterson, farmers and emergency responders in Willmar - has declared a state of emergency, as well, strengthening the efforts of state and ...

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  5. Shayna Hubers Convicted of Murder in Boyfriend's 2012 Shooting DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KRVN-AM Lexington

    A 24-year-old Kentucky woman was convicted of murder Thursday in the 2012 shooting death of her on-again, off-again boyfriend.Jurors deliberated for alm... -- It is time to take responsibility for the deaths of thousands of migrants at sea, said European Union High Representative Federica Mogherini on Thursday.European... The National Corn Growers Association today applauded Reps. Rod Blum , Ken Buck , Collin Peterson , and David Young for introducing the Fuel ... Game one of the USHL's Western Conference Finals begins tonight in Kearney as the Tri City Storm hosts Sioux Falls.

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  6. "The Age of Adaline," "Little Boy Open Friday;" "Ex Machina" ExpandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KRVN-AM Lexington

    A 24-year-old Kentucky woman was convicted of murder Thursday in the 2012 shooting death of her on-again, off-again boyfriend.Jurors deliberated for alm... -- It is time to take responsibility for the deaths of thousands of migrants at sea, said European Union High Representative Federica Mogherini on Thursday.European... The National Corn Growers Association today applauded Reps. Rod Blum , Ken Buck , Collin Peterson , and David Young for introducing the Fuel ... Game one of the USHL's Western Conference Finals begins tonight in Kearney as the Tri City Storm hosts Sioux Falls.

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  7. Bruce Jenner Interview Airs Tonight on ABCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KRVN-AM Lexington

    A 24-year-old Kentucky woman was convicted of murder Thursday in the 2012 shooting death of her on-again, off-again boyfriend.Jurors deliberated for alm... -- It is time to take responsibility for the deaths of thousands of migrants at sea, said European Union High Representative Federica Mogherini on Thursday.European... The National Corn Growers Association today applauded Reps. Rod Blum , Ken Buck , Collin Peterson , and David Young for introducing the Fuel ... Game one of the USHL's Western Conference Finals begins tonight in Kearney as the Tri City Storm hosts Sioux Falls.

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  8. What You Need to Know About Apple WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KRVN-AM Lexington

    A 24-year-old Kentucky woman was convicted of murder Thursday in the 2012 shooting death of her on-again, off-again boyfriend.Jurors deliberated for alm... -- It is time to take responsibility for the deaths of thousands of migrants at sea, said European Union High Representative Federica Mogherini on Thursday.European... The National Corn Growers Association today applauded Reps. Rod Blum , Ken Buck , Collin Peterson , and David Young for introducing the Fuel ... Game one of the USHL's Western Conference Finals begins tonight in Kearney as the Tri City Storm hosts Sioux Falls.

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  9. E15 Bill Introduced in the HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Domestic Fuel

    In case you missed it - all the audio and photos from the 20th National Ethanol Conference can be found here in one place Congressman Rod Blum , along with Congressman Ken Buck , Congressman Collin Peterson , and Congressman David Young are co-sponsoring the House legislation, which removes the burdensome restrictions placed on the ethanol marketplace by the Environmental Protection Agency , further encourages manufacturers and producers to develop new technologies, and equalizes the tax between liquid natural gas and diesel fuel. "It is time for the EPA to stop denying American consumers access to new fuels in the marketplace," said Rep. Blum.

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  10. Al Franken Hosts the Hottest (Dish) Competition in DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | ABC News

    ... a violation of the anonymity rules of the contest. In the end, the three finalists were Klobuchar, Rep. Collin Peterson and Rep. Betty McCollum. McCollum's straightforwardly named "Turkey, Sweet Potato and Wild Rice Hotdish" took home top honors, ...

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  11. Al Franken's Hotdish Competition Brings a Taste of Minnesota to DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... a violation of the anonymity rules of the contest. In the end, the three finalists were Klobuchar, Rep. Collin Peterson and Rep. Betty McCollum. McCollum's straightforwardly named "Turkey, Sweet Potato and Wild Rice Hotdish" took home top honors, ...

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  12. Rep. Betty McCollum Wins 5th Annual Hotdish CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KSTP

    ... sides of the aisle together and see which member can make the best dish. Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), Reps. Collin Peterson (D-Minn.), McCollum (D-Minn.), John Kline (R-Minn.), Keith Ellison (D-Minn.), Tim Walz (D-Minn.), Rick Nolan (D-Minn.), Erik ...

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  13. Minnesota lawmakers put politics aside for 'hotdish' contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | USA Today

    ... out the win this year with a turkey and wild rice dish covered in sweet potato Tater Tots. Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson scored second place with his "Suspend the Rules and Pass the Hotdish," a hearty ground-beef mixture topped with a cornbread ...

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  14. Bill to repeal health insurance tax hits majority in HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Hill

    ... Boustany wrote in a statement. The bill has six Democratic cosponsors: Patrick Murphy (D-Fla.), Collin Peterson (D-Minn.), Brad Ashford (D-Neb.), Julia Brownley (D-Calif.) and Gwen Graham (D-Fla.). Murphy is running for Senate. "Reaching 218 ...

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  15. House panel to debate ways to prevent grain inspection failures -...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Politico

    ... cannot or will not. See the letter NAWG has sent to Committee Chairman Mike Conaway and top Democrat Collin Peterson here: http://bit.ly/1HRHkZP HAPPY WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22! Welcome to Morning Ag, where your host can't stop thinking about the last ...

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  16. Democrats Bank on Peterson Sticking AroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Roll Call

    Do those sound like the words of a congressman on his way out the door? Coming from Minnesota Rep. Collin C. Peterson , the ranking Democrat on the House Agriculture Committee, it's hard to tell. When CQ Roll Call asked Peterson if he was planning to run for re-election, he said, "Yeah, everything's good," followed by, "Everyone's happy."

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  17. Listen Up, D.C.! Here Comes the White House Correspondents' Jam.Read the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Roll Call

    If getting the ear of Washington was half as easy as coaxing accomplished writers who moonlight as rockers out from behind their laptops and up onto stage, Mother Nature Network Co-Founder Chuck Leavell might very well already be running #ThisTown. Between his musical stature and environmental advocacy bona fides , Leavell seems like the ideal get for the celebrity maelstrom the annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner has become.

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  18. Contentious trade bill splits state's lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Finance and Commerce

    ... she said in an emailed statement. U.S. Sens. Al Franken and Amy Klobuchar and U.S. Reps. Betty McCollum and Collin Peterson, all Democrats, could not be immediately reached for comment Friday. The legislation is the Bipartisan Congressional Trade ...

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  19. Gingrey, Price bemoan Democrats' emissions agenda as 'cap-and-tax'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... and the Agriculture Committee. The chairmen of those committees, Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY) and Rep. Collin Peterson (D-MN), respectively, are both in no hurry to move the legislation forward. According to the New York Times , Rangel wants to tackle ...

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  20. Republican House votes to repeal the estate tax for the richest 0.2 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Daily Kos

    ... 0.2 percent. Kyrsten Sinema (AZ-09) Jim Costa (CA-16) Sanford Bishop (GA-02) Dutch Ruppersberger (MD-02) Collin Peterson (MN-07) Brad Ashford (NE-02) Henry Cuellar (TX-28) Daily Kos and our coalition effort collected over 185,000 signatures , and ...

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