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Bill that would increase school funding passed by House, Senate
An education bill that would increase school funding and district-level control over some decisions has passed the Minnesota House and Senate. But critics say it includes some deal-breakers.
Friday Five: Toki Wright, Bo Weber, and more new Minnesota music videos
Toki Wright, “The Situation (prod. Mamadu)” “What’s a stack when your head is cracked?” asks local cornerstone Toki Wright, who produced this song under the name Mamadu. Reggie “Reg” Henderson directs. Bo Weber, “Right Here” After losing his mother to ovarian cancer, Minneapolis’s Bo Weber recorded an album called Wendy dedicated to her memory. One song off the album,…
Make a request for Friday Favorites
Each Friday from 3 to 7 p.m., host Steve Staruch presents four hours of classical music based on listener requests. Start your weekend with the classical or choral music you love. Make a request, then tune in to Friday Favorites.