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  1. Minnesota home-care worker union vote can proceed, judge rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | TwinCities

    ... preliminary injunction could do so again if the workers ultimately vote to create a union. The workers sued Gov. Mark Dayton and other state officials along with the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), claiming the unionization effort ...


  2. Dayton to take ALS Ice Bucket ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WKBT

    Gov. Mark Dayton plans to chill out at the Minnesota State Fair by taking a bucket of ice water over his head.


  3. MN retains top spot in ACT college entrance examRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... list. "I congratulate Minnesota students, teachers and administrators on this tremendous accomplishment," Gov. Mark Dayton said in a statement. "These nation-leading scores demonstrate to the entire country the academic ability of Minnesota ...


  4. MN: Officials tell Dayton More Training, Funding Needed for Rail SafetyRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Mass Transit

    Aug. 19--RED WING -- Small communities along the Mississippi River are ill-equipped to deal with an oil train disaster and the state needs to do more to help, local leaders told Gov. Mark Dayton during a rail safety roundtable in Red Wing Tuesday.


  5. Short takesRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Marshall Independent

    We want to applaud Marty Seifert, who fell short in his quest to become the Republican of choice to face off against DFL Gov. Mark Dayton this fall.


  6. GOP Candidates Trailing in Latest Governor, Senate PollsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KAAL-TV Austin

    ... they want to be the state's governor. Jeff Johnson won the Republican primary and will face-off against Governor Mark Dayton. New polling data from Rasmussen Reports shows Governor Dayton leading right now. The phone poll showed 49% supporting ...


  7. National group tries to halt union election of personal home care providers in MinnesotaRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... lobbyists can oppose it. "Their First Amendment rights are not impinged," he said. Gilbert, representing Gov. Mark Dayton , who is among those being sued, said that it is speculation to argue that providers will be harmed. The resulting election ...


  8. Thousands of state legislators from around U.S. in MinneapolisRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... state Senate president Sandy Pappas, House Speaker Paul Thissen and Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk. Gov. Mark Dayton is scheduled to offer welcoming remarks at a general assembly meeting on Wednesday morning. Hundreds of sessions will cover a wide ...


  9. Antibacterial soap exposes health workers to high triclosan levelsRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... bill to prohibit the use of triclosan in most retail consumer hygiene products was signed Friday by Gov. Mark Dayton and is scheduled to take effect Jan. 1, 2017. Minnesota is the first state ... (AP)-A New York federal appeals court says ...


  10. Gov. Dayton to hold rail safety meeting Tuesday in Red WingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Gov. Mark Dayton continues his statewide push for increased rail safety with a stop Tuesday in Red Wing.


  11. Alliance for a Better Minnesota's fictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... on construction sites, Minnesota is working. For years ago, Minnesota faced a $5,000,000,000 deficit. But Gov. Mark Dayton showed strong leadership. He raised taxes on the wealthiest 2 percent so we could invest in our schools and reduce middle ...


  12. Chart: Protecting coaches' jobsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    ... more playing time or better roles for their high school athletes. The statute: A bill signed into law by Gov. Mark Dayton in 2013 added one line to an existing statute on coaching contract renewal: "The existence of parent complaints must not be the ...


  13. Reusse: Augsburg honors a long-lived legendRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    ... reintroduced, showed up to honor Edor. There was a birthday party, where letters from President Obama and Gov. Mark Dayton honoring Edor were read, and then the group went outside to christen the video board. As folks would have said in Nelson's ...


  14. In Minnesota, being your own boss doesn't mean you won't be unionizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washington Examiner

    ... the long-running effort by Big Labor and Minnesota Democrats to unionize child care providers. Last year, Gov. Mark Dayton signed a law declaring them public sector employees eligible to join one. Parrish is now lead plaintiff in a case brought by ...


  15. Okabena CEO is leaving the Dayton family's wealth management firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Business Journal

    ... . The firm was founded to handle the investment and financial needs of Minnesota's Dayton family (including Gov. Mark Dayton ), which founded Dayton's department stores and later Target Corp. The family office eventually expanded to clients beyond ...


  16. Morrison County seeks disaster aidMorrison County seeks disaster...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | St. Cloud Times

    Morrison County seeks disaster aid Spring flooding caused more than $300,000 in damage to area roads Check out this story on The Morrison County board of commissioners has requested Gov. Mark Dayton to petition President Barack Obama to ... (more)


  17. Durenberger to speak Sept. 8 at SJUDurenberger to speak Sept. 8 at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | St. Cloud Times

    ... the University of Minnesota Law School. Durenberger defeated Bob Short in 1978 and won re-election bids against Mark Dayton in 1982 and Skip Humphrey in 1988. Durenberger did not run for re-election in 1994. Read or Share this story: ...


  18. Public policy in Minnesota: It's a 'we' thingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Star Tribune

    Gov. Mark Dayton signed the minimum wage bill into law at a ceremony Monday, April 14, 2014, in the Minnesota State Capitol rotunda.


  19. Minnesota Boosts Employment of PWDRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | New Mobility

    Due to recent criticism from disability advocates about the low numbers of state employees with disabilities, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has mandated that all state agencies must employ a minimum 7 percent of people with disabilities by 2018.


  20. Talking Points: 6th District Congressional Candidate Tom EmmerRead the original story

    Sunday | CBS Local

    ... a few months Rep. Michele Bachmann will be leaving office. For Emmer it's a comeback after a very narrow loss to Mark Dayton in the Governor's race four years ago. Everyone remembers the drawn out 2008 Senate race between Norm Coleman and Al ...