Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's two-year budget plan would pump more than a half billion dollars into education, increase the number of food inspectors by 26, add facilities at some parks, fund better supervision of child abuse programs, improve railroad crossings and provide hundreds of other changes.
He would do it without a general tax increase.
Dayton's increased spending, which would bring t...
January 27, 2015 - 5:58pm
Health Notes Online
Smokers are more of a minority group than ever in Minnesota.
The Minnesota Department of Health and ClearWay Minnesota report today that, based on their annual survey, the state's adult smoking rate has declined to 14.4 percent -- the lowest rate ever in Minnesota. It's down from 16.1 percent in 2010, the last time the survey took place.
The survey result means about 580,000 Minnesotans conti...
January 22, 2015 - 5:09pm
Forum Communications Company
GRAND FORKS, N.D. Emmy Award winning Terry Dullum is set to retire after working at WDAZ Television for the past 39 years. He is best known for his work covering the Flood of 1997, for launching the 5pm newscast and for his fun and offbeat series, The Dullum File.
Terry Dullum will be greatly missed. Hes had a huge impact on our station and our community. We wish him only the very best. At ...
September 30, 2014 - 9:03am
News broke Wednesday morning that CM Punk, one of professional wrestling's brightest stars, abruptly left WWE.
Punk, who last week said in an interview with Ariel Helwanithat he's under contract until July, didn't appear on Monday night's episode of "Raw" and reportedly told WWE chairman Vince McMahon that he was "going home." The former WWE champion, whose real name is Phil Brooks, last app...
January 29, 2014 - 5:33pm