Minnesota Now Jan. 23, 2023

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State lawmakers are at work in St. Paul and moving forward with a number of proposals — listen for a roundup of what's happening this week. That includes a proposal to stop state funding for pregnancy crisis centers. We'll find out how that could change the resources for women who are pregnant.

Are you looking for love? Maybe a matchmaker can help. We'll talk with one of the people behind "The Modern Yentas" — a matchmaking group in the Twin Cities.

We also visit a ghost town in Dakota County and hear from Minnesota's first competitive cornhole player!

Sunday kicked off the Year of the Rabbit, or the Cat for some. Listen for a look at the celebration in New Ulm, Minn. this week.

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