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Minnesota’s Morning Podcast

Episode 703

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Shauna’s Setup by the Seashore

The Star Tribune editorial board calls out Rep Ilhan Omar. Also, why is the IRRRB rehiring a guy they paid more than $100,000 to retire? Plus, the history of bike lanes for Transportation T’ursday.

Show Notes
  • Ben’s not-so-surprise fortieth birthday party.
  • Doggy DNA
  • The Star Tribune editorial board calls out Rep Ilhan Omar [19:07]
  • The News Bag [29:40]
  • Frank Pafko’s Transportation T’ursday [1:38:35]
    • The history of bike lanes
    • A bridge for the Midtown Greenway
  • Are plastic bag bans bad for the environment? [2:17:43]
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