Morning Report 6/12/2012
Published: June 12,2012
Time posted: 9:45 am
- Langness, Housley will compete in GOP primary in SD 39 6/11/12 2:02 p.m.
- Obermueller-Kline race upgraded by Washington Democrats 6/11/12 3:34 p.m.
BEST OF THE BLOGS
- The 2013 legislature may look a lot like the 2009 legislature, MN Publius
- Obermueller gets a boost from Washington, Capitol View
- DFLers Rybak, Martin pounce on Romney’s statement on stimulus aid, Hot Dish Politics
- Former Vikes player Birk to headline voter ID event, Capitol View
- DFL no more, Let Freedom Ring
- DFL complaint against Senate GOP may continue, Capitol View
- Is Michele Bachmann vulnerable?, LeftMN
- Strib still calls frac sand mining ‘gold rush’ while spills pour into wetlands, rivers and a home, Bluestem Prairie
- The Dayton way, Shot in the Dark
BUSINESS / ECONOMY
- Ford Training Center awaits wrecking ball – or buyer, Finance and Commerce 6/11/12 4:49 p.m.
- Minnesota could be the big winner in North Dakota property-tax vote, Star Tribune 6/12/12 7:33 a.m.
- Magnetation kills plans for Minn. tac plant, MPR
- MSP fliers will get free Wi-Fi, Star Tribune 6/11/12 9:43 p.m.
- Two file to run against Gunther, Rosen, Faribault County Register
- School district takes reins of Anoka County-run school, Star Tribune 6/11/12 10:09 p.m.
GOVERNMENT – LOCAL
- Ramsey County ponders fate of failed stadium bid land, MPR
- Property values are questioned during county board of equalization in Willmar, West Central Tribune 6/12/12 12:00 a.m.
- Rep. Kory Kath named interim East assistant principal, Mankato Free Press
OPINION – COMMENTARY
- Jeff Hilger: Canterbury deal will keep the horses here, Star Tribune 6/11/12 9:01 p.m.
PUBLIC HEALTH / SAFETY
- More than 12,000 drivers in Minn. ticketed during seat-belt enforcement effort, Star Tribune 6/11/12 4:06 p.m.
- Stadium could benefit those hardest hit by poverty, unemployment, MPR
SAINT PAUL / MINNEAPOLIS
- Wilder Foundation shops land near LRT, Finance and Commerce 6/11/12 4:29 p.m.
- Mpls. apartment boom underway, Star Tribune 6/11/12 3:05 p.m.
- ArtPlace grants $1.3M to Twin City arts, including the Public Arts St. Paul initiative, Pioneer Press 6/12/12 12:13 a.m.
- New Minneapolis parking meters to be done by October, WCCO 6/12/12 6:53 a.m.
- Short list of candidates to head new Vikings stadium authority, KSTP 6/11/12 10:19 p.m.
- URS report worries light-rail planners, Finance and Commerce 6/11/12 6:15 p.m.