Morning Report 5/29/2012
Published: May 29,2012
Time posted: 9:59 am
- How the stadium deal was done 5/24/12 2:41 p.m.
- Insurrection Wayzata-style: Doepke, Smith lose endorsements 5/25/12 3:01 p.m.
- CFPD weighing two Common Cause complaints 5/25/12 2:54 p.m.
- Capitol project draws just 2 responses 5/25/12 1:44 p.m.
- Phil Krinkie: Let government entertain you 5/25/12 1:06 p.m.
- League of Women Voters prep anti-Voter ID push 5/25/12 11:58 a.m.
BEST OF THE BLOGS
- Ramsey County won’t investigate GOP recount company, Hot Dish Politics
- Gov. Dayton, ex-wife, DFL conspiring against miners, Let Freedom Ring
- Beyond stadium – Real leadership from Thissen & Rybak, mnpACT!
- Better know a Senate District: 49, LeftMN
- Senator ‘Do as I say, not as I do’, True North
- DFL chief wants parties to move toward center, Capitol Chatter
- Sheriff Stanek’s zeal exceeds common sense, MN Progressive Project
- Dayton complains about slush fund he signed into law, Let Freedom Ring
- Busting myths about the stadium, The Mayor Blog
- Emo Senator: Parry and Quist bicker over Pawlenty-era state contracts with Medicaid, Bluestem Prairie
BUSINESS / ECONOMY
- State to spend $600K on dislocated workers, Finance and Commerce 5/25/12 5:41 p.m.
- Twin Cities apartment sales on track to top 2011, Finance and Commerce 5/29/12 7:20 a.m.
- Maplewood warehouse turns into a growhouse, Star Tribune 5/28/12 8:36 p.m.
- Bill would speed FDA approvals for medical device makers, MPR
- 3 DFLers vie for a shot at Cravaack, Star Tribune
- New Minneapolis school district headquarters shine bright, Star Tribune 5/28/12 8:58 p.m.
- Secretary of State discusses Voter ID issues, Marshall Independent
GOVERNMENT – LOCAL
- Brooklyn Park City Council to vote on special election, Star Tribune 5/26/12 6:17 p.m.
- Legislators explain session at BE forum, Faribault County Register
- Legislators tour Elmore Academy, Faribault County Register
- Rosenblum: Legislature gets in the swim of things on children’s issues, Star Tribune 5/26/12 10:44 p.m.
- New panel led by Hackbarth pretty quiet, Star Tribune 5/26/12 11:40 p.m.
OPINION – COMMENTARY
- Lori Sturdevant: Sales tax bill becomes a litmus test, Star Tribune 5/26/12 10:23 p.m.
- Craig Westover: Ron Paul revolution is well beyond the fringe, Star Tribune 5/26/12 11:41 a.m.
- Steve Morse: Legislative session gave us some environmental gains — and losses, MinnPost 5/29/12 5:00 a.m.
- Bob Carney, Jr.: Minnesota’s cookie-cutter GOP, Star Tribune 5/27/12 9:09 p.m.
OPINION – EDITORIAL
- Editorial: Focus on education in era of diversity, Star Tribune 5/25/12 9:08 p.m.
PUBLIC HEALTH / SAFETY
- Officers arrest Occupy protesters locked in home, MPR
- Twin Cities food shelves are diversifying, Star Tribune 5/28/12 8:50 p.m.
- Babbitt’s struggle to replace pharmacist a sign of the times, MPR
- Rising water prompts floods, boat ban along metro rivers, KSTP 5/28/12 12:24 p.m.
SAINT PAUL / MINNEAPOLIS
- Mpls. church after fire: ‘What we have before us is a new journey’, Star Tribune 5/28/12 10:58 p.m.
- South Minneapolis church destroyed by three-alarm fire, MPR
- Zapata statue to find new plaza home in Minneapolis, Star Tribune 5/27/12 11:52 p.m.
- St. Anthony: They’re leading a Lowry Avenue renaissance, Star Tribune 5/27/12 7:15 p.m.
- Anti-Vikings stadium crowd silent, Star Tribune 5/28/12 11:11 p.m.
- At key point, it was state vs. Vikings. Guess who blinked., Pioneer Press 5/27/12 5:34 p.m.
- Soon-to-be-named stadium authority to influence $975 million Vikings stadium, AP
- Feedback sought on walkability near Central Corridor LRT, MPR
- St. Croix bridge prep work scheduled to begin in June, MPR
- MnDOT searches state for veteran-owned contractors, KSTP 5/28/12 7:55 p.m.