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President announces health care revisions; Minnesota impact unclear

President Barack Obama announced a fix to a key component of the Affordable Care Act.

SD mommy blogger weathers backlash over bully comments

A South Dakota mom who typically blogs for just a few people got an instant taste of fame after she wrote that bullied kids should toughen up.

Local traffic diversion programs deemed illegal by state auditor, again

Driver safety courses being offered by authorities across Minnesota are illegal, according to the state auditor. So, how do they continue to operate?

New medical school dean to earn $725,000, more than U of M president

Dr. Jay Brooks Jackson, new dean of the U’s medical school, will be the third-highest paid public employee in the state.

More amenities racking up for bike commuters

Plans are in the works to provide more secure parking for Minneapolis and St. Paul bicyclists.

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