Minnesota to do state review of proposed copper-nickel mine

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Minnesota officials announced Friday that the state will conduct its own environmental review of a proposed copper-nickel mine, rather than join the federal government's environmental assessment of the project that some say will pollute a pristine wilderness area.
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Mpls. council OKs nickel fee on most plastic and paper bags

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Changes could include the potential closure of St. Joseph’s Hospital in downtown St. Paul.
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Changes could include the potential closure of St. Joseph’s Hospital in downtown St. Paul.

M Health Fairview to cut staff, consider trims to hospitals

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Surly redesigns signature beer labels for the first time

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Devin Nunes says Democrats are riding a 'carousel of allegations.' But each describes impeachable acts.

Bribery, extortion, quid pro quo: As legal descriptions of the president's conduct, all of these charges are accurate, and all at the same time.