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Study: Minnesota Medical Marijuana Patients Report Benefit

Health officials say most Minnesota patients who used medical marijuana during the first year of the state's tightly regulated program reported benefits. Health Commissioner Dr. Ed Ehlinger says early data show the drug is providing many people with "substantial benefits, minimal side effects and no serious adverse events.''

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West Africans in Minnesota to Lose Immigration Status

Hundreds of people living in Minnesota are expected to lose their temporary immigration status they were given when the Ebola epidemic hit three West African countries.

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Teen’s Death in St. Paul is Accidental Drowning

Authorities say an 18-year-old man whose body was found in a storm water pond in St. Paul accidentally drowned.

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City of Minneapolis Adds Gender-Neutral Restrooms

The city of Minneapolis is adding gender-neutral restrooms to 44 government buildings, including police and fire stations. The city will spend $17,000 to make changes, including locks and signage, at 62 bathrooms.

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Latest Toy Craze Fidget Spinners, Wildly Popular With Kids
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Fidget Spinners, the Hit Toy that Spun Out of Nowhere

tores can't keep them in stock. Parents are going crazy trying to find them. The mania for fidget spinners _ the 3-inch twirling gadgets _ is unlike many other toy crazes.

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Faribault Police: Three Teens Suspected of Cutting Memorial Tree

Faribault police say they've identified three teenagers suspected of illegally cutting down trees in the city including a tree planted in memory of a student who died in 2009. Police say Monday the trees were cut down at Faribault High School and the Faribault Soccer Complex. The suspects include two 19-year-olds and one 18-year-old.

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House Passes Bill Charging Parents for Genital Mutilation

The Minnesota House has passed a bill that would levy harsh penalties against parents who subject their children to female genital mutilation.

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Minnesota Medical Pot Providers Run $11 Million in Red

Minnesota's two licensed medical marijuana manufacturers have lost a combined $11 million in two years of legal sales. Minnesota has among the strictest programs of nearly 30 states with medical marijuana laws.

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More Than 100 People have Died on Minnesota Highways in 2017

The Minnesota Department of Public Safety says more than 100 people have died on state roadways this year.

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No Budget Deal in Sight with a Week to go at Legislature

Minnesota's Republican Legislature is sending the remainder of its budget bills to Gov. Mark Dayton's desk. Then the real work begins. GOP legislative leaders abandoned the negotiating table last week and began sending the Democratic governor their own versions of the budget.

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