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Thu, 25 May 2017 21:59:18 +0000 Minnesota lawmaker aims to make it harder to avoid vaccines http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170525/minnesota-lawmaker-aims-to-make-it-harder-to-avoid-vaccines?rssfeed=true Thu, 25 May 2017 20:00:00 +0000 Associated Press http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170525/minnesota-lawmaker-aims-to-make-it-harder-to-avoid-vaccines Minneapolis plastic bag ban could be blocked http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170525/minneapolis-plastic-bag-ban-could-be-blocked?rssfeed=true Thu, 25 May 2017 13:40:01 +0000 Associated Press http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170525/minneapolis-plastic-bag-ban-could-be-blocked Minnesota leaders plan another run at ending special session http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170525/minnesota-leaders-plan-another-run-at-ending-special-session?rssfeed=true Thu, 25 May 2017 13:36:20 +0000 Steve Karnowski and Kyle Potter, Associated Press http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170525/minnesota-leaders-plan-another-run-at-ending-special-session Congress' Peterson - Trump budget a warning to ag, rural America http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170524/congress-peterson---trump-budget-warning-to-ag-rural-america?rssfeed=true Wed, 24 May 2017 16:18:16 +0000 Times Report http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170524/congress-peterson---trump-budget-warning-to-ag-rural-america Critics cite Minnesota breeder inspection records, and complaints that aren't public http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170524/critics-cite-minnesota-breeder-inspection-records-and-complaints-that-arent-public?rssfeed=true Wed, 24 May 2017 20:00:00 +0000 Associated Press http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170524/critics-cite-minnesota-breeder-inspection-records-and-complaints-that-arent-public Minnesota officials lower chemical limits in drinking water http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170524/minnesota-officials-lower-chemical-limits-in-drinking-water?rssfeed=true Thu, 25 May 2017 01:00:00 +0000 Associated Press http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170524/minnesota-officials-lower-chemical-limits-in-drinking-water Minnesota lawmakers work through the night on state budget http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170524/minnesota-lawmakers-work-through-night-on-state-budget?rssfeed=true Wed, 24 May 2017 15:19:19 +0000 Associated Press http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170524/minnesota-lawmakers-work-through-night-on-state-budget Northern Minnesota Towards Zero Deaths - Two Fosston kids 'Saved by the Belt' http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170523/northern-minnesota-towards-zero-deaths---two-fosston-kids-saved-by-belt?rssfeed=true Tue, 23 May 2017 16:13:46 +0000 Times Report http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170523/northern-minnesota-towards-zero-deaths---two-fosston-kids-saved-by-belt With budget unfinished, Minnesota Legislature heads to special session with tentative deal http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170523/with-budget-unfinished-minnesota-legislature-heads-to-special-session-with-tentative-deal?rssfeed=true Tue, 23 May 2017 13:29:20 +0000 KYLE POTTER, Associated Press http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170523/with-budget-unfinished-minnesota-legislature-heads-to-special-session-with-tentative-deal Polk County and Minnesota Historical Societies - Grant helps local historians write Crookston, area history http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170522/polk-county-and-minnesota-historical-societies---grant-helps-local-historians-write-crookston-area-history?rssfeed=true Mon, 22 May 2017 16:38:39 +0000 Times Report http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170522/polk-county-and-minnesota-historical-societies---grant-helps-local-historians-write-crookston-area-history North Dakota hopes to lure more to Lawrence Welk home http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170522/north-dakota-hopes-to-lure-more-to-lawrence-welk-home?rssfeed=true Tue, 23 May 2017 12:00:00 +0000 James MacPherson, Associated Press http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170522/north-dakota-hopes-to-lure-more-to-lawrence-welk-home Volunteer was key figure unwinding cartel in North Dakota http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170522/volunteer-was-key-figure-unwinding-cartel-in-north-dakota?rssfeed=true Mon, 22 May 2017 17:30:00 +0000 Dave Kolpack Associated Press http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170522/volunteer-was-key-figure-unwinding-cartel-in-north-dakota 5 more carfentanil deaths identified in Minnesota's Hennepin County http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170522/5-more-carfentanil-deaths-identified-in-minnesotas-hennepin-county?rssfeed=true Tue, 23 May 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Associated Press http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170522/5-more-carfentanil-deaths-identified-in-minnesotas-hennepin-county Minnesota bill against genital mutilation raises concern http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170522/minnesota-bill-against-genital-mutilation-raises-concern?rssfeed=true Mon, 22 May 2017 16:18:42 +0000 Associated Press http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170522/minnesota-bill-against-genital-mutilation-raises-concern Minnesota Children's Museum to reopen after $30M makeover http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170522/minnesota-childrens-museum-to-reopen-after-30m-makeover?rssfeed=true Tue, 23 May 2017 01:00:00 +0000 Associated Press http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170522/minnesota-childrens-museum-to-reopen-after-30m-makeover Female American Legion post hopes to gain members http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170522/female-american-legion-post-hopes-to-gain-members?rssfeed=true Tue, 23 May 2017 03:00:00 +0000 Associated Press http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170522/female-american-legion-post-hopes-to-gain-members Minnesota lawmakers enter final day to wrap up budget http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170522/minnesota-lawmakers-enter-final-day-to-wrap-up-budget?rssfeed=true Mon, 22 May 2017 16:08:42 +0000 Associated Press http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170522/minnesota-lawmakers-enter-final-day-to-wrap-up-budget VIEWPOINT – The budget and the damage done: Leave Minnesota Legacy Amendment alone http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170519/viewpoint---budget-and-damage-done-leave-minnesota-legacy-amendment-alone?rssfeed=true Fri, 19 May 2017 17:15:06 +0000 Paul Austin, executive director, Conservation Minnesota http://www.crookstontimes.com/opinion/20170519/viewpoint---budget-and-damage-done-leave-minnesota-legacy-amendment-alone Dayton vetoes bill for teacher licensing overhaul http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170519/dayton-vetoes-bill-for-teacher-licensing-overhaul?rssfeed=true Fri, 19 May 2017 17:00:00 +0000 Associated Press http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170519/dayton-vetoes-bill-for-teacher-licensing-overhaul With days to go, Minnesota budget talks hit a stalemate http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170519/with-days-to-go-minnesota-budget-talks-hit-stalemate?rssfeed=true Fri, 19 May 2017 14:00:00 +0000 KYLE POTTER, Associated Press http://www.crookstontimes.com/news/20170519/with-days-to-go-minnesota-budget-talks-hit-stalemate