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The Minnesota Senate is expected to begin debate of a bill legalizing same-sex marriage at noon on Monday.
The Minnesota House of Representatives takes up the bill at noon Thursday.
National Weather Service forecasters are calling for 2-4 inches of snow across the metro area on Wednesday night, with more than an inch possible on Thursday.
Eagan resident Sona Mehring announced earlier in April that she planned to run for Minnesota's Second Congressional seat.
Each week, Patch takes a closer look at the activities of Dakota, Scott and Rice Counties' legislators as part of our Capitol Review.
Mike Obermueller, who was defeated by incumbent Rep. John Kline (R) in the race for the Second Congressional District last fall, says he's game for a rematch.
The Eagan resident announced her candidacy early this week.
Government, Public Safety
The wide-ranging bill would prohibit law enforcement agencies from using unmanned aircraft to gather information or evidence. Private drone surveillance use would also be banned.
Want to know what south metro legislators are up to? Check out Patch's weekly legislative review to find out.
Police & Fire
The former Senate staffer and Dakota County resident was seriously injured Jan. 23 when he lost control of his vehicle on the Interstate 35E bridge near Lilydale.
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