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    The super-majority proposal is a flash in the pan, says Senator Bill Ingebrigtsen, the state senator representing District 11. The proposal seeks to make any tax increase dependent on passing by a super-majority–or 3/5–vote of …

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    20 Feb 12
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    Sign-up for Minnesota’s Walk-in-Access Program has begun. The state-wide voluntary program compensates landowners who allow hunters onto their land. Although the program favors land already enrolled in a conservation program, like CRP, this year the …

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    20 Feb 12
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    The United States Green Building Council (USGBC) awarded a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold rating to the Welcome Center at the University of Minnesota, Morris. LEED is a third-party certification program and …

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    17 Feb 12
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Some doctors in the Twin Cities are concerned that a growing number of young adults seem to be faking attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in order to obtain the prescription stimulant Adderall. University of Minnesota student …

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    17 Feb 12
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    Come support one of the community’s youngest members. A benefit for 11-month-old Curtis Krogsrud is scheduled for tomorrow, Sunday, February 19th. The son of Chokio residents Dave and Jessica Drogsrud, little Curtis will be in …

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    17 Feb 12
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    Minnesota now has the dubious distinction of having the highest autism rate of all 50 states, according to the Minnesota Department of Health. Research conducted in Minnesota shows that school districts near pollution sources (including …

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    17 Feb 12
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    The Morris Municipal Airport will likely see several changes in the near future. City Manager Blaine Hill presented the latest update on the land around the airport–land that has been rented to a local farmer …

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    17 Feb 12
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    Getting library books has gotten easier lately–if you have an e-reader and a library card. The Morris Public Library, part of the Viking Library system, has been investing in the shared e-book archive and they …

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    17 Feb 12