Sunday, September 26, 2021

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New Yorkers voice concerns about the creation of not one, but two draft maps for congressional and state voting districts; and providers ask the Supreme Court to act on Texas' new abortion law.

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The January 6th committee subpoenas former Trump officials; a Senate showdown looms over the debt ceiling; the CDC okays COVID boosters for seniors; and advocates testify about scams targeting the elderly.

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A new Oklahoma museum honors tribal nations, while Iowa's history is back on the blacktop; mixed news on COVID-19 comes with a warning about unconventional drugs; and electric cars and buses are coming to rural America.

Jim Wishner


Location: St. Paul, MN

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Kids’ Report Finds High Poverty in MN

ST. PAUL, Minn. - The 2009 Minnesota Kids Count report is out - a measure of the state's well-being. According to Kara Arzamendia, research director …

Census: MN Housing Costs Going Through the Roof

ST. PAUL, Minn. - It's not just the roof that is 'over the heads' of many Minnesota families - it is also the cost of having that roof in the first …


Farmers Offered Conservation Opportunity

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota farmers are being advised that a deadline is nearing for what is being called a "great opportunity." September 30 is the …

MN Farmers Talk Up Energy, Climate

ST. PAUL, Minn. - A 20-member delegation of Midwest farmers is back from Washington after spending three days talking Ag issues with policymakers…


Report: Energy Policies Would Give Boost to Minnesota

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota stands to gain big in terms of jobs, clean air and consumer savings should a series of energy-efficient policies under …

MN Ag Delegation Brings the Farm To D.C.

ST. PAUL, Minn. - A group of 20 Minnesota farmers and students is in Washington this week for a "fly-in" organized by the Minnesota Farmers Union (…


Feds Asked to Help Reduce Pollution Over MN Wilderness

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Several conservation groups are calling on the federal government to require the state to reduce haze over Minnesota's national …

“Gourmet Dining” State Fair Style

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. - Chefs from across Minnesota will be cooking up their top specialties at the State Fair today, using Minnesota-grown food…


Rural Dwellers Want Equal Shot At Health Care

MINNEAPOLIS - Rural Minnesota wants a seat at the table. That's the message of a letter-writing campaign to Congress underway from advocates who want …

State Fair Offers “Gasless Cars on a Stick”

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. - Visitors to the Minnesota State Fair will have an opportunity to sample more than "just-about-anything-imaginable-on-a-stick" …


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