Navigating “Troubled Waters”

Yesterday the University of Minnesota showed two screenings of “Troubled Waters: A Mississippi River Story.” Despite contracting the film, the University had initially blocked the release of “Troubled Waters,” claiming that its narrative was based on questionable science.

Today’s UpTake: Candidates Turn Deaf Ears, Redistricting Minnesota

Today on The UpTake we’ll publish an investigation showing that, despite campaign finance law mandates, and despite nudging from advocates for Minnesota’s deaf population, Tom Emmer and Tom Horner are not captioning any of their web video advertisements. And we’ll bring you live coverage of tonight’s Economic Development Coalition gubernatorial forum from Alexandria, Minn.

Protecting MN Borders From Asian Carp

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United States Senator Amy Klobuchar and Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson announce efforts to fight the invasion of Asian Carp into Lake Superior and the Upper Mississippi River. Video from Minnesota Senate Media Services