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MPR reporter covering gov't & politics. I'm a dad. I'm a husband. I'm a cuse alum. I like to chase a white ball on green grass. tscheck@mpr.org

'Empty lake': Struggling Mille Lacs resorts hope for winter walleye

mprnews.org — Linda Eno expected her Lake Mille Lacs resort to feel some slack after state officials abruptly closed the lake's walleye season in early August. She never imagined she'd look out on the big lake on a picture-perfect summer day - and see no one. "People canceled.
Aug 31, 2015

'Empty lake' Struggling resort owners on Lake Mille Lacs are hoping for some winter walleye fishing. mprnews.org/story/2015/08/…

Aug 31, 2015

RT @tomscheck: 'Empty lake' Struggling resort owners on Lake Mille Lacs are hoping for some winter walleye fishing. mprnews.org/story/2015/08/…

Aug 31, 2015

RT @MPRnews: RT @tomscheck: 'Empty lake' Struggling resort owners on Lake Mille Lacs are hoping for some winter walleye fishing. mprnews.org/story/2015/08/…

Regents will oversee Teague investigation

mprnews.org — The oversight committee will provide a single contact point for the independent counsel hired to conduct the investigation.

Nolan leaning towards backing Iran nuclear deal

blogs.mprnews.org — DFL Congressman Rick Nolan says he's inclined to support a nuclear deal with Iran but still has some remaining questions. Nolan and DFL Congressman Collin Peterson are the two remaining members of Minnesota's delegation who are uncommitted on their vote. Nolan, who represents northeastern Minnesota, says the deal may be the best option for the U.S.
Aug 20, 2015

DFL Rep. Rick Nolan is leaning towards backing the Iran nuclear deal. Where MN's delegation stands on the issue: blogs.mprnews.org/capitol-view/2…

Aug 20, 2015

RT @tomscheck: DFL Rep. Rick Nolan is leaning towards backing the Iran nuclear deal. Where MN's delegation stands on the issue: blogs.mprnews.org/capitol-view/2…

Dayton: Walleye special session sleeps with fishes

blogs.mprnews.org — The prospect for a walleye special session appears to be sleeping with the fishes. Gov. Mark Dayton said today he's doubtful there will be a special session to help business owners harmed by an early end to the walleye season on Lake Mille Lacs.

Dayton names Natalie Hudson to state Supreme Court

mprnews.org — Hudson, who has been serving on the state Appeals Court since 2002, becomes the second African-American woman appointed to the Supreme Court.

Search team didn't know Teague's history, members say

mprnews.org — Some involved in the 2012 athletic director search said that if they'd known of allegations against Norwood Teague, he wouldn't have been given an interview.

Walz to back nuclear deal with Iran

blogs.mprnews.org — DFL Congressman Tim Walz said Tuesday that he intends to support the Iranian nuclear deal that was brokered by the Obama Administration. Walz called the deal "far from perfect" and said he doesn't believe that violence perpetrated by Iranian leaders will fade after the deal goes into effect.

$3.5 million sought for Mille Lacs Fisheries Station

blogs.mprnews.org — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has drafted a plan for a research facility and outreach center on Lake Mille Lacs that could cost the state $3.5 million in the next fiscal year. The document marks the first time the DNR has put a dollar amount on a facility that DNR officials say is needed to boost the dwindling walleye population in Mille Lacs.
Aug 10, 2015

DNR considers $3.5M walleye hatchery, outreach effort as answer to Mille Lacs dwindling walleyes via @tomscheck blogs.mprnews.org/capitol-view/2…

Aug 11, 2015

RT @dankraker: First time we've seen a dollar figure on proposed #MilleLacs walleye hatchery-- $3.5 million. Via @tomscheck blogs.mprnews.org/capitol-view/2…

Aug 11, 2015

RT @dankraker: First time we've seen a dollar figure on proposed #MilleLacs walleye hatchery-- $3.5 million. Via @tomscheck blogs.mprnews.org/capitol-view/2…

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Documents: Tribal members sought ban on keeping Mille Lacs walleye

mprnews.org — Internal state emails show Mille Lacs tribal members wanted a no-keep rule on walleyes. They also show scientists doubt a state plan to stock walleye will help the fishery recover.
Aug 07, 2015

RT @MPRnews: Documents: Tribal members sought ban on keeping Mille Lacs walleye: ow.ly/QDLkA

Aug 07, 2015

Documents: In January, Native American tribes sought a ban on keeping walleye on Lake Mille Lacs. mprnews.org/story/2015/08/…

Aug 07, 2015

RT @tomscheck: Documents: In January, Native American tribes sought a ban on keeping walleye on Lake Mille Lacs. mprnews.org/story/2015/08/…

Aug 07, 2015

RT @edunbarMPR: Tribes to @mndnr in Jan: Limit Mille Lacs walleye fishing to catch/rls & ceremonial netting. DNR: No. via @tomscheck http:/…

Aug 07, 2015

RT @edunbarMPR: Tribes to @mndnr in Jan: Limit Mille Lacs walleye fishing to catch/rls & ceremonial netting. DNR: No. via @tomscheck http:/…

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Daudt to chair Walker’s Minnesota campaign

blogs.mprnews.org — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has tapped House Speaker Kurt Daudt, R-Crown, to serve as the Minnesota state chairman for Walker's presidential campaign in Minnesota. Walker said Minnesota will play an important role in choosing the eventual Republican nominee. "I'm proud to welcome Speaker Daudt to our team," Walker wrote in a press release.
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Sep 03, 2015

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Sep 03, 2015

RT @washingtonpost: By all accounts, Trump is a very good golfer. Just maybe not as good as he says he is. wapo.st/1NOfEc8

Sep 02, 2015

RT @RachelSB: Citation: two lawmakers caught 'making out' in park; lawmakers: 'completely false' and a 'lie' - The Political Animal blogs.twincities.com/politics/2015/…

Aug 31, 2015

'Empty lake' Struggling resort owners on Lake Mille Lacs are hoping for some winter walleye fishing. mprnews.org/story/2015/08/…

Aug 28, 2015

RT @MPRnews: Ceiling fixed, First Avenue's main room reopens tonight. ow.ly/RvMlg


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