The amazing diversity of news on a given day, eh? State shutdown threats, water coolers that make a city stop, teachers who steal lunch money from autistic students, and the people for whom we’d drink poison. It’s on today’s news conversation with The Current’s Mary Lucia.
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Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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