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Biden new COVID vaccine mandate: ‘We’re in a tough stretch’

President Joe Biden speaks in the State Dining Room at the White House, Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021, in Washington. Biden is announcing sweeping new federal vaccine requirements affecting as many as 100 million Americans in an all-out effort to increase COVID-19 vaccinations and curb the surging delta variant.

Photo: AP Photo/Andrew Harnik. President Joe Biden speaks in the State Dining Room at the White House, Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021, in Washington. Biden is announcing sweeping new federal vaccine requirements affecting as many as 100 million Americans in an all-out effort to increase COVID-19 vaccinations and curb the surging delta variant.

The Associated Press
Updated: September 10, 2021 07:46 AM
Created: September 09, 2021 02:47 PM

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In his most forceful pandemic actions and words, President Joe Biden ordered sweeping new federal vaccine requirements for as many as 100 million Americans — private-sector employees as well as health care workers and federal contractors — in an all-out effort to curb the surging COVID-19 delta variant.… Read more

Break-in forces Sheridan School closure in Minneapolis, district says

Minneapolis Public Schools

Photo: KSTP. Minneapolis Public Schools

Rebecca Omastiak
Created: September 10, 2021 07:28 AM

A break-in at Sheridan School in Minneapolis has forced a closure Friday.

The Minneapolis Public Schools district reported the break-in happened Thursday night. It affected several classrooms, school officials said.

As a result, the school will be closed Friday.

“This is a developing situation,” the district wrote, in part, via a social media post. “We will share more information shortly.”

KMOJ-FM 89.9 LAUNCHES THE STATE’S FIRST URBAN HIP-HOP STATION

               

September 20, 2017

 KMOJ-FM 89.9 LAUNCHES THE STATE’S FIRST URBAN HIP-HOP STATION

 The New Urban Hip-Hop sound heats up the Minneapolis-St. Paul airwaves today at Noon and in the process logging another first for The Center for Communication and Development/ KMOJ-FM and HD1.

CCD/KMOJ-FM 89.9 is on the air with KMOJ HD2, The Ice. The new HD Channel, found at KMOJ-FM 89.9 HD2, is Minnesota’s first Urban Hip-Hop format. The Ice will also present Public Affairs programming in keeping with its community radio FCC license.… Read more