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  1. Dayton, tourism officials make new push for visitors with 'Only in Minnesota' campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Gov. Mark Dayton and the state's top tourism official are making a dramatic push to increase tourism with a new campaign to showcase things visitors can do only in Minnesota.

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  2. Tourism push plays up 'Only in Minnesota' getawaysRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    ... "It's modern. It's classic. It's totally you. And it's only in Minnesota," the narrator in one ad says. Gov. Mark Dayton, who ran the state's economic development department in the 1970s when it first embarked on tourism promotion, endorsed the new ...

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  3. Friday Opinuendo: On donors, a day of Dickinson, the return of Fargo and more ...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | TwinCities

    ... communications director, Tonya Tennessen, whose past work includes serving as press secretary for then-U.S. Sen. Mark Dayton, and thank Planning and Economic Development Director Cecile Bedor, whose move to serve as executive vice president at ...

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  4. GOP gubernatorial candidate Kurt Zellers talks job growth opportunities in the NorthlandRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    ... He says as governor he would make a number of changes, and would start conversations that current Governor Mark Dayton has chosen to avoid. "Having an automatic inflation increase in the minimum wage, when other states don't have it, it cuts into ...

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  5. Minnesota launches new ad campaign to lure touristsRead the original story

    Yesterday | IN-FORUM

    ... a stronger social media presence on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest using the hashtag #OnlyinMN. Gov. Mark Dayton and the Legislature raised Explore Minnesota's budget by $11 million last year - a 65 percent increase - to expand the ad ...

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  6. We would say wage hike goes over...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Sentinel

    Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has signed the Minimum Wage bill passed by the Democrats in the Legislature.

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  7. State tourism officials launch 'Only in Minnesota'Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... E. Stassen-Berger and Glen Stubbe . Contributors in D.C.: Allison Sherry, Corey Mitchell and Jim Spencer . Gov. Mark Dayton and the state's top tourism official are making a dramatic push to increase tourism with a new campaign to showcase things ...

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  8. Have you seen the new Explore Minnesota?Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times

    A Better Website In keeping with Governor Mark Dayton's Plain Language Initiative, and in the effort to make it easier for travelers to find Have you seen the new Explore Minnesota? on sctimes.com: When the Legislature allocated an addition $11 million to the ... (more)

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  9. Minnesota Launches Its Largest-Ever Marketing Effort to Boost TourismRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Market Wire

    Today at the Minnesota State Capitol, Governor Mark Dayton and Explore Minnesota Tourism Director John Edman launched the state's all-new travel marketing campaign, designed to encourage travelers to choose Minnesota as their next vacation destination.

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  10. Short takes for April 11Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Marshall Independent

    ... our acknowledgement. Calling recent legislation passed by the Minnesota House and Senate and signed by Gov. Mark Dayton an "anti-bullying" law is somewhat misleading. Yes, its purpose is to crack down on bullying in our schools, but having a more ...

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  11. Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorialsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Washington Times

    While it's very encouraging the Legislature and Gov. Mark Dayton already this session have strengthened the state law about bullying in public schools, it must be noted the new Safe and Supportive Minnesota Schools Act is only a start.

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  12. Stronger bullying law should help schoolsRead the original story

    Yesterday | District Administration

    While it's very encouraging the Legislature and Gov. Mark Dayton already this session have strengthened the state law about bullying in public schools, it must be noted the new Safe and Supportive Minnesota Schools Act is only a start.

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  13. OPINION | Reducing income inequality doesn't end with minimum wage campaignRead the original story

    Yesterday | Twin Cities Daily Planet

    ... minimum wage hikes scheduled to occur in 2014, 2015, and 2016. And the current occupant of the executive mansion-Mark Dayton-is not likely to suspend the annual cost of living adjustment. The new law will allow Minnesota's low wage workers to catch ...

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  14. Your Turn: Act for seniors, caregiversYour Turn: Act for seniors,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Cloud Times

    ... picture of the funding priorities this session. We are pleased - and appreciative - that lawmakers and Gov. Mark Dayton have prioritized investments in long-term care within the budget targets they established. All three proposals include a ...

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  15. Minnesota: Persevere, Teach for America, persevere: Pioneer Press editorialRead the original story

    Yesterday | TwinCities

    ... in Twin Cities schools." To its credit, Teach for America has persevered. Setbacks last year included Gov. Mark Dayton's veto of $1.5 million it was to receive in the higher-education funding bill. Later, the Board of Teaching voted to no longer ...

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  16. Minn. minimum wage increase raises concerns for WI border areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... Valley, but accumulations will be very minor. Click Here for Detailed Weather Information Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton (D) signed a new minimum wage law raising wages to at least $9.50 an hour by 2016. With Wisconsin's minimum at $7.25, there's some ...

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  17. Counterpoint: No sprinklers - they're costly and unneededRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Star Tribune

    ... whether Minnesota will be just the second state to adopt a home indoor sprinkler mandate is in the hands of Gov. Mark Dayton . As the governor considers his decision, here are a few facts that we hope he keeps in mind: New homes are the safest ...

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  18. Minnesota to outsource ObamaCare exchange management to private sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Hot Air

    Even for Mark Dayton, this is a remarkable retreat . Last week Dayton refused to have one of his aides testify to a legislative panel investigating the MNSure debacle and exactly when the governor and his team knew of the massive problems in the state's ObamaCare exchange.

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  19. Short takes for March 29Read the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Marshall Independent

    ... and politics in general is bolstered. Last week, however, some good news came out of St. Paul when Gov. Mark Dayton signed a tax bill that will spread $444 million in permanent tax relief around the state. Whether you've filed your taxes or not, it ...

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  20. For Minnesota DFL, GOP, the race for cash is onRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Star Tribune

    ... been in the past." Early money is already starting to reshuffle the dynamics in the governor's race. DFL Gov. Mark Dayton has raised $195,868 - a modest start for an incumbent governor, but the department store heir has deep pockets and has proved ...

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