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MN lake among 650 natural features renamed to remove derogatory term

The lake's new name is Manidoons Zaaga’igan Zhaawanor.

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Government will stop providing free at-home COVID tests on Friday

The government is pausing the tests due to a lack of funding

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6 transportation projects in Minnesota get $100M federal funding

The projects extend to areas all across the state.

Smith claims Trump Admin favoring red states over MN for federal funding

Sen. Tina Smith calls out the administration in a CNN op-ed.

USDA aims to close food stamps loophole exposed by MN man

The department will tighten requirements after a Minnesota man claimed SNAP benefits despite being a millionaire.

Why are people mad that the U.S. gov't bought a Bob Dylan sculpture?

The timing and the price tag of Dylan's artwork has raised a few eyebrows.