It's time for Friday night lights, and Eyewitness Prep Sports Extra. Where we focus on High School football games going on in the Northland for the last full week in September.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27
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Duluth Delegation Heads to State Capitol to Rally for a Second Chance
Dozens of people left Duluth for the state Capitol on Thursday, to fight for a population they say needs a second chance. The delegation went to St. Paul to rally for reduced drug sentencing laws, and restored felon voting rights.
Debate Over Access to Body Camera Footage Arrives at Minn. Capitol
The issue of body camera privacy is hitting the Minnesota House floor. A law enforcement-backed proposal to put strict limits on who sees the footage was introduced Thursday in the House, and a Senate version isn't far behind.
More Money for Loan Forgiveness for Medical Professionals
Lawmakers have introduced bills to add more people to the list who are eligible for loan forgiveness. The goal is to encourage medical professionals to work in rural areas.
Bakk: Pass New Money for Roads This Year or Punt to 2017
Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk is cranking up the pressure to pass a major transportation package this year.
Minn. Bill Would Require Talking to Doctor before Skipping Vaccine
A Minnesota lawmaker wants parents who don't vaccinate their children to meet with a doctor first. Rep. Mike Freiberg has a bill that would require those parents to learn about vaccines and their impact on diseases from a health care provider.