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Boston puts win streak on the line against Minnesota - Star Tribune

Boston puts win streak on the line against Minnesota  Star Tribune

Boston Red Sox (39-34, third in the AL East) vs. Minnesota Twins (47-23, first in the AL Central). Minneapolis; Monday, 8 p.m. EDT. PITCHING PROBABLES: ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 7:25 am


Minnesota Nurses Association announces sellout tentative deal at Children's Hospitals in Minneapolis-St. Paul - World Socialist Web Site

Minnesota Nurses Association announces sellout tentative deal at Children's Hospitals in Minneapolis-St. Paul  World Socialist Web Site

The Minnesota Nurses Association (MNA) reached an agreement June 15 with Children's Hospitals of Minnesota, one of the six hospitals in the Minneapolis-St.

Published on 17 June 2019 | 6:21 am


Conservation Project Uses Invasive Plant to Make Art - U.S. News & World Report

Conservation Project Uses Invasive Plant to Make Art  U.S. News & World Report

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. (AP) — Amid the food trucks and the stands hawking arts and crafts at a recent street fair in Detroit Lakes, Anna Haglin had an unusual ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 5:06 am


Minnesota Scene: Max Tylke wins MPGA Public Links Mid-Amateur title - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minnesota Scene: Max Tylke wins MPGA Public Links Mid-Amateur title  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Max Tylke sored a two-stroke victory over Topher Baron and Eric Rislove to earn his first win at the MPGA Public Links Mid-Amateur Championship Sunday at ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 4:41 am


Mayo's Gabe Madsen Receives Offer from Minnesota - KAAL

Mayo's Gabe Madsen Receives Offer from Minnesota  KAAL

After a stellar season on the hardwood, Mayo basketball standout Gabe Madsen received another scholarship offer, this time, from the University of Minnesota.

Published on 17 June 2019 | 4:28 am


Two Minnesota wrestlers suspended after arrests - ESPN

Two Minnesota wrestlers suspended after arrests  ESPN

Nationally ranked University of Minnesota heavyweight wrestler Gable Steveson and a teammate have been arrested on suspicion of criminal sexual conduct.

Published on 17 June 2019 | 2:52 am


After years of work, northern Minnesota community celebrates restored city hall - MPR News

After years of work, northern Minnesota community celebrates restored city hall  MPR News

For more than 80 years, City Hall in Bigfork has been at the heart of that northern Minnesota community. Now, after a brush with possible demolition and years of ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 2:35 am


Minnesota Lynx blow late lead in loss to Las Vegas Aces - St. Paul Pioneer Press

Minnesota Lynx blow late lead in loss to Las Vegas Aces  St. Paul Pioneer Press

For the fourth straight game, the Minnesota Lynx played a game decided by six or fewer points. They are 0-4 in those contests. Sunday night's hurt the most as ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 2:32 am


Royals avoid series sweep in Minnesota - KOMU 8

Royals avoid series sweep in Minnesota  KOMU 8

The Kansas City Royals won the third game of a three-game series in Minnesota to avoid a series sweep.

Published on 17 June 2019 | 2:12 am


BLANE KLEMEK OUTDOORS: Minnesota: The land of 10,000 'skeeters' - Bemidji Pioneer

BLANE KLEMEK OUTDOORS: Minnesota: The land of 10,000 'skeeters'  Bemidji Pioneer

There are more than 3,000 species of mosquitoes worldwide. About 176 of those species can be found in the United States. And of these 176, over 50 species ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 12:47 am


PHOTOS: Minnesota Air Spectacular Sunday | Photos - Mankato Free Press

PHOTOS: Minnesota Air Spectacular Sunday | Photos  Mankato Free Press

Fans who went back to the Minnesota Air Spectacular on Sunday were treated to a great show featuring the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds after their performance ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 11:40 pm


Federal human trafficking prosecutions steady in Minnesota, Wisconsin - Duluth News Tribune

Federal human trafficking prosecutions steady in Minnesota, Wisconsin  Duluth News Tribune

The Human Trafficking Institute released figures Wednesday from its 2018 Federal Human Trafficking Report. which tracks new and active trafficking cases ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 11:00 pm


2 University of Minnesota athletes arrested in criminal sexual conduct case - KMSP-TV

2 University of Minnesota athletes arrested in criminal sexual conduct case  KMSP-TV

Two Golden Gophers student-athletes are in jail as police investigate a case of criminal sexual conduct.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 10:43 pm


Keith Ellison zeroes in on hate crimes - Star Tribune

Keith Ellison zeroes in on hate crimes  Star Tribune

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison has been holding talks to assemble a working group on hate — or “bias-motivated” — crimes with the aim of ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 10:34 pm


Poll: Minnesota Voters Favor Warren, Put Klobuchar 4th - WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Poll: Minnesota Voters Favor Warren, Put Klobuchar 4th  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A new poll of Minnesota voters puts Sen. Amy Klobuchar in fourth place ahead of the first Democratic primary debates. In the poll ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 10:09 pm


Four-star Cameron Martinez feels really good about Minnesota - 247Sports

Four-star Cameron Martinez feels really good about Minnesota  247Sports

"We did a lot on the Minnesota visit, plus we ate all the time," Michigan four-star wide receiver Cameron Martinez said to GopherIllustrated. "We went to Mall of ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 9:58 pm


Exhibit sheds light on secret Minnesota school that trained Japanese linguists during WWII - KMSP-TV

Exhibit sheds light on secret Minnesota school that trained Japanese linguists during WWII  KMSP-TV

A new exhibit organized by the Twin Cities Japanese American Citizens League features photos of a secret school in Minnesota that trained soldiers as ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 9:45 pm


Minnesota Timberwolves Roundup: Draft workouts, Towns on style - FanSided

Minnesota Timberwolves Roundup: Draft workouts, Towns on style  FanSided

With the draft upcoming on Thursday, the Minnesota Timberwolves are holding many more workouts for prospects. Also, Karl-Anthony Towns talks about style.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 9:04 pm


A Muslim In Rural, White Minnesota On How To 'Love Thy Neighbor' - NPR

A Muslim In Rural, White Minnesota On How To 'Love Thy Neighbor'  NPR

After Donald Trump's election, Dr. Ayaz Virji started giving talks to mostly white, Christian audiences in rural Minnesota to try to dispel misconceptions about ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 9:03 pm


Immigrant detentions, requests for relief rise in Minnesota - Leader-Telegram

Immigrant detentions, requests for relief rise in Minnesota  Leader-Telegram

Cabduqaadir Mayow fled Somalia in 2014 and asked the United States for asylum, saying the terrorist group al-Shabab was threatening to kill him.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 8:15 pm


In tight labor market, employers hiring more ex-offenders - Star Tribune

In tight labor market, employers hiring more ex-offenders  Star Tribune

The administration of Gov. Tim Walz wants more Minnesota criminal offenders to find a job and housing and fewer to return to prison. The Minnesota Legislature ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 7:02 pm


Minnesota's Waiting Child: Rose, 16, is ready to spread her wings - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minnesota's Waiting Child: Rose, 16, is ready to spread her wings  Minneapolis Star Tribune

When Rose, 16, gets excited, she is excited, with full-on giggles and long explanations of just what is so awesome, which is usually some manga or fantasy book ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 7:00 pm


Helping bluebirds rebound in Minnesota - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Helping bluebirds rebound in Minnesota  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Keith Radel of Faribault, Minn., maintains his "bluebird trail" in Rice County, covering 50 miles and 175 nest box sites.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 6:24 pm


Twin Cities' rock-hologram era begins with the late Ronnie James Dio at Myth - Star Tribune

Twin Cities' rock-hologram era begins with the late Ronnie James Dio at Myth  Star Tribune

For a guy who started howling heavy metal songs way back in 1967, Ronnie James Dio looked and sounded remarkably strong during his concert Saturday ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 4:41 pm


Minnesota 4-Year-Old Takes Great-Grandfather’s SUV To Buy Candy - KFSM 5Newsonline

Minnesota 4-Year-Old Takes Great-Grandfather’s SUV To Buy Candy  KFSM 5Newsonline

BLAINE, Minn. - A four-year-old with a powerful sweet tooth reportedly took his great-grandfather's car over a mile to a Speedway in search of candy, KMSP ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 4:33 pm


Father drowns while saving child at western Minnesota lake - MPR News

Father drowns while saving child at western Minnesota lake  MPR News

A man drowned while saving his 3-year-old child from the waters of a western Minnesota lake on Saturday night.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 3:45 pm


Cameras At Minnesota Sentencings Pull Back Curtain On Courts - WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Cameras At Minnesota Sentencings Pull Back Curtain On Courts  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — For decades, Minnesota has resisted allowing cameras in courtrooms for the usual arguments — lawyers would grandstand, witnesses ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 3:42 pm


Kyle Rudolph wanted to stay in Minnesota all along - Vikings Wire

Kyle Rudolph wanted to stay in Minnesota all along  Vikings Wire

There was a time about a month ago when the popular opinion was probably that Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph would play elsewhere beyond the 2019 ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 3:00 pm


The golden fish: Ailing central Minnesota man pulls living symbol of hope out of water - Duluth News Tribune

The golden fish: Ailing central Minnesota man pulls living symbol of hope out of water  Duluth News Tribune

BAXTER, Minn. — It's something like an old Norse fairy tale — a man, stricken and down on his luck, sets out in his boat and comes upon a giant golden fish, ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 3:00 pm


A cool Dad's Day; mainly 70s this coming week - MPR News

A cool Dad's Day; mainly 70s this coming week  MPR News

This Father's Day will be cooler than normal. The northern half of Minnesota plus northwestern Wisconsin will have the best chance of occasional scattered ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 2:16 pm


Thunderstorms batter parts of Iowa and Minnesota Saturday - KIMT 3

Thunderstorms batter parts of Iowa and Minnesota Saturday  KIMT 3

Wind damage and high water reported in several areas.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 1:31 pm


Longest hiking trail in the nation connects Minnesota, Wisconsin trails: Path across North Dakota still being planned - INFORUM

Longest hiking trail in the nation connects Minnesota, Wisconsin trails: Path across North Dakota still being planned  INFORUM

ALONG THE NORTH COUNTRY TRAIL — In the woods of the Town Of Superior in Wisconsin, about five miles south of Duluth, a crew of 10 volunteers was busy ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 11:00 am


Why are hundreds of Minnesota students starting kindergarten at age 4? - St. Paul Pioneer Press

Why are hundreds of Minnesota students starting kindergarten at age 4?  St. Paul Pioneer Press

At 4, Hamdi Mohamoud's son, Imran, was potty-trained and obedient and knew the alphabet, shape names and simple math. “I felt like he was excelling,” his ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 10:17 am


Top 8 seasons by a Minnesota Vikings backup quarterback - FanSided

Top 8 seasons by a Minnesota Vikings backup quarterback  FanSided

The Minnesota Vikings have had some great efforts by backup quarterbacks over the years, here is a look at the best of them.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 10:00 am


Hemp — and hope — sprouts in Minnesota fields - St. Paul Pioneer Press

Hemp — and hope — sprouts in Minnesota fields  St. Paul Pioneer Press

It's springtime for hemp — the dawn of a new age for Minnesota agriculture. “This is pretty sweet!” yelled Charlie Levine, over the clatter of his hemp-planting rig.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 9:31 am


Minnesota poll puts Klobuchar in fourth place - Star Tribune

Minnesota poll puts Klobuchar in fourth place  Star Tribune

A new poll of Minnesota voters shows Sen. Amy Klobuchar in fourth place in her home state ahead of the first 2020 Democratic presidential debate. Klobuchar ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 3:13 am


USA Luge is looking for new recruits in Minnesota this weekend, hosting free clinics for kids. - KSTP

USA Luge is looking for new recruits in Minnesota this weekend, hosting free clinics for kids.  KSTP

The White Castle USA Luge Slider Search is an annual grassroots recruitment program hosted by USA Luge team members and Olympians.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 11:55 pm


USS Minneapolis-St. Paul Christened, Launched In Wisconsin - WCCO | CBS Minnesota

USS Minneapolis-St. Paul Christened, Launched In Wisconsin  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The Navy launched the USS Minneapolis-St. Paul into Wisconsin's Menominee River Saturday morning. A deputy undersecretary of ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 11:17 pm


Is Patrick Beverley the missing piece for the Minnesota Timberwolves? - FanSided

Is Patrick Beverley the missing piece for the Minnesota Timberwolves?  FanSided

After leading the Los Angeles Clippers to a playoff appearance, could he be a catalyst in taking the Minnesota Timberwolves to an appearance of their own?

Published on 15 June 2019 | 10:18 pm


Minnesota meets Wisconsin via North Country Trail - Duluth News Tribune

Minnesota meets Wisconsin via North Country Trail  Duluth News Tribune

National hiking trail will extend 4,600 miles from Vermont to North Dakota, and cross the Northland on the way. Written By: John Myers | Jun 15th 2019 - 5pm.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 10:00 pm


As Minnesota's ranks of older adults grow, funding wanes for the nonprofits that help them - Star Tribune

As Minnesota's ranks of older adults grow, funding wanes for the nonprofits that help them  Star Tribune

Deb Taylor's Minnetonka nonprofit is scrambling to help an increasing population of older adults and their caregivers. But fewer organizations are stepping up to ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 9:45 pm


Minnesota resort town remembers its beloved dog, Bruno - Star Tribune

Minnesota resort town remembers its beloved dog, Bruno  Star Tribune

Longville moves on without its beloved four-legged ambassador.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 8:41 pm


Police: Kids broke into northern Minnesota schools, caused thousands in damage - KMSP-TV

Police: Kids broke into northern Minnesota schools, caused thousands in damage  KMSP-TV

RED LAKE, Minn. (FOX 9) - Police are searching for a group of teens that broke into schools and bus garages in northern Minnesota, causing thousands of ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 7:44 pm


DWI deaths down in Minnesota, but progress slowing - Duluth News Tribune

DWI deaths down in Minnesota, but progress slowing  Duluth News Tribune

Cory Ravina and Keith “Punky” Aubol were walking home one night in 2001 after drinking in Superior when a drunken driver forever changed the course of their ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 6:00 pm


One free agent the Minnesota Vikings should still target this offseason - ClutchPoints

One free agent the Minnesota Vikings should still target this offseason  ClutchPoints

The NFL offseason is at a point where free agency and the NFL Draft have passed, but that doesn't mean that teams can't still add key pieces to their roster.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 5:48 pm


Hiring events at Minnesota state prisons aims to boost officer ranks - Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

Hiring events at Minnesota state prisons aims to boost officer ranks  Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

Minnesota has been holding employment fairs at state prisons with the aim of hiring more correctional officers.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 4:38 pm


Iowa football: Hawks steal 3-star DE from Minnesota - FanSided

Iowa football: Hawks steal 3-star DE from Minnesota  FanSided

Kirk Ferentz and the Iowa football team have plucked three-star defensive end Yahya Black from the grasp of the Minnesota Golden Gophers.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 3:07 pm


Severe storms threaten southern Minnesota on Saturday - Bring Me The News

Severe storms threaten southern Minnesota on Saturday  Bring Me The News

Storms are expected to fire up in southwest Minnesota by early afternoon.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 2:02 pm


Nurses reach contract agreement with Children's Minnesota - MPR News

Nurses reach contract agreement with Children's Minnesota  MPR News

Nurses at Children's Minnesota in Minneapolis and St. Paul say they've reached a tentative agreement on a new three-year contract with the health system.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 12:44 pm


11 Minnesota nursing homes on federal ‘secret’ list of troubled facilities - St. Paul Pioneer Press

11 Minnesota nursing homes on federal ‘secret’ list of troubled facilities  St. Paul Pioneer Press

Undignified living conditions, holes in walls, a resident found wandering outside confused — those are some of the reasons federal regulators are scrutinizing ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 11:00 am


Minnesota Vikings News and Links: June 15th and 16th, 2019 - Daily Norseman

Minnesota Vikings News and Links: June 15th and 16th, 2019  Daily Norseman

Today's media selection and lead photo is of my favorite Vikings players, Percy Harvin. I forget how electric he was until I see one of these highlight tapes.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 8:00 am


Minnesota drivers get vouchers instead of tickets for broken lights - KTRK-TV

Minnesota drivers get vouchers instead of tickets for broken lights  KTRK-TV

It's a new partnership stemming from the 2016 shooting death of Philando Castile.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Iowa Football Recruiting: Hawkeyes Land Commitment From 3-Star Minnesota DE Yahya Black - Black Heart Gold Pants

Iowa Football Recruiting: Hawkeyes Land Commitment From 3-Star Minnesota DE Yahya Black  Black Heart Gold Pants

The Hawkeyes are building some serious momentum on the recruiting trail. This time they snatched a top prospect out of Minnesota.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 3:54 am


Minnesota's biggest Christian music fest underway this weekend - Star Tribune

Minnesota's biggest Christian music fest underway this weekend  Star Tribune

About 25,000 people are expected to pack the National Sports Center in Blaine this weekend for the largest contemporary Christian music festival in Minnesota.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 12:45 am


Minnesota Wants to Pay You to Care About Bees - Atlas Obscura

Minnesota Wants to Pay You to Care About Bees  Atlas Obscura

The rusty patched bumblebee is in a pickle. Over the past few decades, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* (FWS), the population of the chunky, fuzzy ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:37 pm


Walz hails solitary reforms as pushing Minnesota's corrections into the modern era - Star Tribune

Walz hails solitary reforms as pushing Minnesota's corrections into the modern era  Star Tribune

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz signed into law Friday a sweeping series of reforms to the state's use of solitary confinement in prisons designed to better safeguard ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:01 pm


Minnesota Basketball Recruiting: Bryan Greenlee commits to the Gophers - The Daily Gopher

Minnesota Basketball Recruiting: Bryan Greenlee commits to the Gophers  The Daily Gopher

Minnesota added another member to its 2019 class. Bryan Greenlee of the Rock School in Florida committed to Minnesota. Greenlee is a high school prospect, ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 4:18 pm


Possible mountain lion sighting in Minnesota yard prompts warning from officials: ​'Stay aware, everyone!' - Fox News

Possible mountain lion sighting in Minnesota yard prompts warning from officials: ​'Stay aware, everyone!'  Fox News

Officials in Elk River, Minn., issued a warning this week after one resident's home security camera captured an image of what is believed to be a mountain lion, ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 3:51 pm


June bring two frosts to northern Minnesota - MPR News

June bring two frosts to northern Minnesota  MPR News

After seeing widespread frosts across northern Minnesota on June 2 with many morning low temperatures in the 20s, June 13 brought frosts again with ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 3:29 pm


Minnesota Republican/bigot Doug Wardlow cheated his way to losing - City Pages

Minnesota Republican/bigot Doug Wardlow cheated his way to losing  City Pages

Reasons we already knew Doug Wardlow was a bad candidate for attorney general, ranked:…

Published on 14 June 2019 | 3:00 pm


Strong storms could develop in central Minnesota Friday afternoon - Bring Me The News

Strong storms could develop in central Minnesota Friday afternoon  Bring Me The News

The latest model runs are showing less potent thunderstorm development in central Minnesota Friday afternoon, but the Storm Prediction Center still has a ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 1:19 pm


Minnesota angler’s mysterious ‘giant goldfish’ helps shed light on species - St. Paul Pioneer Press

Minnesota angler’s mysterious ‘giant goldfish’ helps shed light on species  St. Paul Pioneer Press

Jason Fugate pulled into a bay on a lake 15 miles from his home in Baxter, Minn. It was 4 in the morning, and he had spent the night bowfishing, but his ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 10:09 am


Minnesota homebrewers pushing boundaries, raising standards - MPR News

Minnesota homebrewers pushing boundaries, raising standards  MPR News

As higher-quality ingredients and more brewing know-how lead to better homebrewed beer, dozens of Minnesota homebrewers will show off their work at a ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 9:01 am


Minnesota Nurses Reject Children’s Contract Offer, Authorize Strike - WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Minnesota Nurses Reject Children’s Contract Offer, Authorize Strike  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Nurses represented by the Minnesota Nurses Associaton voted Thursday night to authorize the negotiating team to call a strike, ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 3:13 am


Children's Minnesota nurses voting on strike authorization - MPR News

Children's Minnesota nurses voting on strike authorization  MPR News

Unionized nurses at Children's Minnesota facilities are the first to take a strike authorization vote as the latest round of contract negotiations with six hospital ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 5:35 pm


Minnesota DNR tells anglers: Only eat small sunfish - Bring Me The News

Minnesota DNR tells anglers: Only eat small sunfish  Bring Me The News

There are few finer Minnesota experiences then chowing down on a plateful of freshly caught panfish, but the DNR is making a request for anglers catching ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 5:05 pm


Sunshine and 70s Thursday; rain and thunder chances this weekend - MPR News

Sunshine and 70s Thursday; rain and thunder chances this weekend  MPR News

It was a chilly start this Thursday, with morning lows in the 30s in northern Minnesota and parts of central Minnesota and west-central Wisconsin. Hibbing and ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 2:05 pm


Temps dropped into the 20s in northern Minnesota on June 13. Repeat: June 13 - Bring Me The News

Temps dropped into the 20s in northern Minnesota on June 13. Repeat: June 13  Bring Me The News

If you left your windows open overnight in the Twin Cities you undoubtedly woke up to a refreshing chill in your home as temperatures dipped into the 40s.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 1:14 pm


Minnesota Wants to Pay Homeowners to Create Bee-Friendly Lawns - Mental Floss

Minnesota Wants to Pay Homeowners to Create Bee-Friendly Lawns  Mental Floss

The new law will cover 75 to 90 percent of the cost of transforming homeowners' lawns into sanctuaries for bees.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 1:00 pm


Minnesota law opens clean energy financing program to new construction - Energy News Network

Minnesota law opens clean energy financing program to new construction  Energy News Network

The state's commercial property assessed clean energy program was originally designed for building retrofits only.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 9:59 am


Minnesota ranked No. 2 in 2019 analysis of ‘Best States to Live In’ - St. Paul Pioneer Press

Minnesota ranked No. 2 in 2019 analysis of ‘Best States to Live In’  St. Paul Pioneer Press

Minnesota regularly scores high on various quality-of-life listings. The state did so again this week in an analysis touting the 2019 “Best States to Live In.”.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 3:28 am


Reality Check: How Many Government Workers Does Minnesota Have? - WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Reality Check: How Many Government Workers Does Minnesota Have?  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It's one of the biggest complaints Americans have: Government is just too big. That's why a new study measures just how many public ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 3:00 am


Trump Approves Disaster Declaration For Minnesota - WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Trump Approves Disaster Declaration For Minnesota  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — President Donald Trump has approved a major disaster declaration for spring storms and flooding that caused nearly $40 million in ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 12:32 am


Minnesota's largest paper reprimands Ilhan Omar over tax irregularities - Washington Examiner

Minnesota's largest paper reprimands Ilhan Omar over tax irregularities  Washington Examiner

Minnesota's largest newspaper attacked Rep. Ilhan Omar on Wednesday over irregularities in her tax returns.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 11:43 pm


Boy, 4, takes great-grandfather's SUV on cruise for candy in Minnesota - KMSP-TV

Boy, 4, takes great-grandfather's SUV on cruise for candy in Minnesota  KMSP-TV

A four-year-old Blaine boy craving candy somehow was able to hop into his grandparent's car and make a mile-and-a-half trek to a Speedway.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 10:46 pm


5 kids injured in crash involving school bus in northern Minnesota - Bring Me The News

5 kids injured in crash involving school bus in northern Minnesota  Bring Me The News

A bus carrying 32 children was involved in a crash on Hwy. 169 near Virginia, Minnesota, Wednesday morning, and five of the kids were sent to the hospital with ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 8:51 pm


Iowa football look ahead: You keep finding reasons not to like Minnesota's P.J. Fleck - The Gazette

Iowa football look ahead: You keep finding reasons not to like Minnesota's P.J. Fleck  The Gazette

You want to look for the box that P.J. Fleck arrived in. You want to stuff him back into it, throw a label on and return to sender. Maybe drop it a few times on the ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 5:06 pm


Minnesota's Barry ZeVan 'the Weatherman' offers old-school forecasts - Star Tribune

Minnesota's Barry ZeVan 'the Weatherman' offers old-school forecasts  Star Tribune

Longtime TV personality Barry ZeVan offers old-school weathercasts.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 5:00 pm


Minnesota's Mixed Bag Session for Pollinators - Natural Resources Defense Council

Minnesota's Mixed Bag Session for Pollinators  Natural Resources Defense Council

Aside from a very notable bright spot, legislators mainly shied away from doing even the easy and obvious things to protect pollinators.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 4:45 pm


A look at how hemp farming is regulated in Minnesota - MPR News

A look at how hemp farming is regulated in Minnesota  MPR News

Lanesboro industrial hemp farmer Luis Hummel is suing the Minnesota Department of Agriculture, alleging that his constitutional rights were violated when the ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 4:30 pm


Minnesota Is Making Bike-Friendly Cities Across the State - Next City

Minnesota Is Making Bike-Friendly Cities Across the State  Next City

Minneapolis, Minnesota, consistently ranks in the top 10 for best biking cities nationwide, but the state isn't *content* to stop there — a statewide effort is making ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 2:06 pm


Do we reward Minnesota politicians who make deals? - MinnPost

Do we reward Minnesota politicians who make deals?  MinnPost

Real leaders possess the mental toughness to withstand attacks and focus on getting results.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 1:08 pm


Amid spike in drug overdoses, Minnesota’s biggest naloxone suppliers face funding cuts - St. Paul Pioneer Press

Amid spike in drug overdoses, Minnesota’s biggest naloxone suppliers face funding cuts  St. Paul Pioneer Press

As Minnesota deals with an early summer spike in drug overdoses, some of the suppliers who put the lifesaving Narcan treatments on the street are finding out ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 10:32 am


Regents disappointed with state appropriation, disparity with Minnesota State - Minnesota Daily

Regents disappointed with state appropriation, disparity with Minnesota State  Minnesota Daily

After the University of Minnesota received half of its two-year budget request, and much less than Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, regents are ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 3:53 am


Paramedics On The Front Lines Of Minnesota’s Overdose Boom - WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Paramedics On The Front Lines Of Minnesota’s Overdose Boom  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – As paramedics get ready for the start of their shift, they will tell you they need to be prepared for absolutely anything. That of course ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 3:01 am


Did the Toronto Raptors steal Minnesota's slogan? - KARE11.com

Did the Toronto Raptors steal Minnesota's slogan?  KARE11.com

Tonight we begin with a theft from the South. The south being Toronto - yes that city is below us. And the theft is this. They stole our brand - you know - 'the north', ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 12:07 am


What you need to know about Minnesota's changing rules of the road - St. Cloud Times

What you need to know about Minnesota's changing rules of the road  St. Cloud Times

New technology and laws are taking effect for drivers this summer, here are three big changes you should know.

Published on 11 June 2019 | 11:14 pm


Minnesota's generally clean air still contributes to thousands of deaths - MPR News

Minnesota's generally clean air still contributes to thousands of deaths  MPR News

A new state evaluation of Minnesota's air quality statewide finds it meets federal clean air standards. "But even low and moderate levels of air pollution can ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 9:24 pm


Live at 11 a.m.: Watch the Minnesota state lacrosse tournament quarterfinals here - Star Tribune

Live at 11 a.m.: Watch the Minnesota state lacrosse tournament quarterfinals here  Star Tribune

The state lacrosse tournament starts Tuesday with boys' and girls' quarterfinals. Click here for live video of all eight matches, as well as other information to ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 1:57 pm


Minnesota, German cities team up to get smart on climate and energy - MPR News

Minnesota, German cities team up to get smart on climate and energy  MPR News

A group of climate and energy experts from Germany are in Minnesota this week to visit their partner cities and attend an event at the University of Minnesota on ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 9:04 am


Minnesota hemp grower fights state to keep his crop - Star Tribune

Minnesota hemp grower fights state to keep his crop  Star Tribune

LANESBORO, Minn. – Eagles often soar overhead as Luis Hummel tends to his hemp crop in southeastern Minnesota. Though he has only a few acres just ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 7:57 pm


Travel site says Minnesota's 'best sandwich' can be found in St. Paul - Bring Me The News

Travel site says Minnesota's 'best sandwich' can be found in St. Paul  Bring Me The News

Saint Dinette makes the best sammies, according to Big Seven Travel.

Published on 10 June 2019 | 3:46 pm


Andrew Zimmern's $57,500 payday to hype Minnesota raises eyebrows - City Pages

Andrew Zimmern's $57,500 payday to hype Minnesota raises eyebrows  City Pages

Over the past year, you might have seen Bizarre Foods host and celebrity chef/restauranteur Andrew Zimmern tweet a photo of himself doing something fun ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 10:21 am


New appreciation for a Minnesota fish long considered junk - MPR News

New appreciation for a Minnesota fish long considered junk  MPR News

Some fish get no respect -- like carp, sheepshead and freshwater drum. Anglers call them junk fish. But one junk fish is proving to deserve respect -- and ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 9:02 am


Landmark farm rule aims to protect Minnesota's drinking water - Star Tribune

Landmark farm rule aims to protect Minnesota's drinking water  Star Tribune

As public works director for the city of Hastings, Nick Egger knows the cost of protecting drinking water from farm chemicals. The Mississippi River town already ...

Published on 8 June 2019 | 10:55 pm


Motorcyclist killed in collision with deer in northern Minnesota - Bring Me The News

Motorcyclist killed in collision with deer in northern Minnesota  Bring Me The News

The single rider was pronounced dead at the scene.

Published on 8 June 2019 | 7:00 am


10 Minnesota innovations we can’t live without - St. Paul Pioneer Press

10 Minnesota innovations we can’t live without  St. Paul Pioneer Press

Throughout history, many inventions have captured the attention of the world. The Science Museum of Minnesota will be highlighting some of these featuring the ...

Published on 8 June 2019 | 7:00 am


State has paid Andrew Zimmern $57000 to promote Minnesota as tourist stop, records show - Star Tribune

State has paid Andrew Zimmern $57000 to promote Minnesota as tourist stop, records show  Star Tribune

Andrew Zimmern, the Minnesotan famous for eating giraffe beetles, sauteed bumblebees and other insects on TV, has been paid more than $57,000 to promote ...

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Well, that happened: Making sense of Minnesota's 2019 legislative session - MinnPost

Well, that happened: Making sense of Minnesota's 2019 legislative session  MinnPost

The 2019 session of the Minnesota Legislature was one of conflicting expectations.

Published on 29 May 2019 | 7:00 am








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