Reality Check: The ‘No Session 2016’ MovementAn interesting new idea from some Minnesota lawmakers this year: Cancel next year's legislative session. The "No Session 2016" movement began the first hour of the first day of the 2015 legislature, when top leaders revealed that they're talking about it.
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Fmr. MN Sen. In Hospice Care: 'I Know We Are Seeing The End'Former U.S. Sen. Rod Grams has entered hospice care following his April 2012 cancer diagnosis. Grams, 65, is in hospice with Stage 4 colon cancer that has spread to other parts of his body. He's at home in his east-central Minnesota town of Crown and said his cancer is too aggressive for chemotherapy.
Meet Jess Hanneken, Minnesota Rodeo RoyaltyRodeo royalty politely says "excuse me" while maneuvering around the Minnesota State Fair. Rodeo royalty represents the best of rural Minnesota with witty – and yet practical – slogans. "We like to say you can fix anything with a little twine and duct tape," she said of her hometown Pine River, a town of 900 people located just north of Brainerd.