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Minn. Shutdown Costs Put At Nearly $60M

Minnesota budget officials said Tuesday that a 20-day government shutdown in July cost the state nearly $60 million but saved it about $65 million in salaries that weren’t paid to state employees.

11/22/2011

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Survey Shows Sluggish Midwest, Plains Economy

An economist says an August economic survey in nine Midwest and Plains states suggests slow to no growth in the region, but not a return to recession.

09/01/2011

In their 120 years of service to the Twin Cities community, Children’s Home & Family Services has secured adoptions for nearly 24,000 children. (Credit: chsfs.org)

Report: Not Enough Done To Protect Kids From Chemicals

Concerns over chemicals and kids are nothing new. You can now find BPA-free bottles and cups just about everywhere you go, but there are still other hazards to watch for.

04/25/2011

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Report Urges Security Upgrades At Minn. Capitol

Security at the Minnesota Capitol and surrounding buildings should be improved, said a report released Friday that avoided taking a position on the much debated issue of whether to add metal detectors.

04/01/2011

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