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Minnesota Oil Train Safety On “Right Track”, But Still A Battle With Railroad Lobbyists

Railroad crossing sign

Trains with flammable crude oil and hazardous materials rumble next to people’s homes across Minnesota on a daily basis. The state has new regulations and training to reduce the hazard, but is still needs more cooperation from the railroads. Continue Reading →

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Video Replay: Justice Rally For Philando Castile – Rage, Frustration And Prayer

Nekima Levy-Pounds

The line of people wanting to speak just kept growing. NAACP Minneapolis President Nekima Levy-Pounds had called a 10am news conference outside of Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton’s residence to urge him to take action in the fatal police shooting of Philando Castile. Continue Reading →

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Hundreds Stand Against Hatred In Wake Of Orlando Shootings

Loring Park vigil for Orlando shooting victims

More than a thousand people streamed into Minneaplis’ Loring Park – driven by a need to be with others after such a senseless massive tragedy, a need to offer prayers, and a need to find an answer to the nation’s mounting gun violence problem. Continue Reading →

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