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Minnesota toddler tossed from balcony having miraculous recovery, pastor says - Fox News

Minnesota toddler tossed from balcony having miraculous recovery, pastor says  Fox News

The 5-year-old boy who was thrown off a balcony inside Mall of America earlier this month is making a miraculous recovery and an MRI scan revealed that his ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 9:08 am


UMN ranks third for Peace Corps volunteers - Minnesota Daily

UMN ranks third for Peace Corps volunteers  Minnesota Daily

A report released last month by Peace Corps, the U.S. governmental organization that connects volunteers with underserved communities, ranked the University ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 4:44 am


Local company stirs controversy through marketing gene-edited foods - Minnesota Daily

Local company stirs controversy through marketing gene-edited foods  Minnesota Daily

Because of the contributions to one company by a University of Minnesota professor, a major Midwest food chain is quietly introducing a genetically edited ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 4:44 am


On renaming, regents pursue own historical research - Minnesota Daily

On renaming, regents pursue own historical research  Minnesota Daily

After a University task force recommended renaming four buildings on campus, some members of the Board of Regents went to local archives to do their own ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 4:42 am


Ex-Minnesota hockey star Broten arrested for drunken driving - CBS 3 Duluth

Ex-Minnesota hockey star Broten arrested for drunken driving  CBS 3 Duluth

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities say one of the most accomplished hockey players in Minnesota history has been arrested for drunken driving for the third.

Published on 24 April 2019 | 4:14 am


Henderson Businesses Struggling In 5th Week Of Flooding - WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Henderson Businesses Struggling In 5th Week Of Flooding  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Businesses in a southern Minnesota town are feeling the pinch because flooding is forcing roads to stay closed, reports Jennifer Mayerle (2:07). WCCO 4 News ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 3:43 am


Minnesota Moment: Online fundraiser helps young Prince fan battling cancer visit Paisley Park - KSTP

Minnesota Moment: Online fundraiser helps young Prince fan battling cancer visit Paisley Park  KSTP

Kadyn is a 10-year-old Prince fan from Pennsylvania battling brain cancer. An online fundraiser helped pay for him and his family to come to Minnesota so he ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 3:31 am


Minnesota Lawyer Jeff Anderson Leading Boy Scout Sex Abuse Lawsuits - WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Minnesota Lawyer Jeff Anderson Leading Boy Scout Sex Abuse Lawsuits  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

NEW YORK (AP) — The lawyers' ads on the internet aggressively seeking clients to file sexual abuse lawsuits give a taste of what lies ahead this year for the ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 3:21 am


Barron Co. man found dead in Minnesota - WEAU

Barron Co. man found dead in Minnesota  WEAU

A Barron County man is found dead in a cabin in Minnesota.

Published on 24 April 2019 | 3:20 am


Walz Names Chris Taylor As Minnesota’s Chief Inclusion Officer - WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Walz Names Chris Taylor As Minnesota’s Chief Inclusion Officer  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Tim Walz has named a chief inclusion officer for state government, tapping Chris Taylor from the Minnesota Historical Society for ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 3:16 am


Options for going hands-free once new Minnesota law takes effect - Valley News Live

Options for going hands-free once new Minnesota law takes effect  Valley News Live

(KARE)- The "hands-free" rules will take effect in August and it means you can't hold your phone while driving in Minnesota. "Yeah, it's going to be a law. There's ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 2:39 am


Minnesota lawmakers: For-profit insurers could raid the state's reserve funds - Albert Lea Tribune - Albert Lea Tribune

Minnesota lawmakers: For-profit insurers could raid the state's reserve funds - Albert Lea Tribune  Albert Lea Tribune

Thank you for supporting local journalism and your community! We hope you enjoy 10 free stories each month and we invite you to subscribe to unlimited digital ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 12:53 am


UMN student dies while traveling overseas - Minnesota Daily

UMN student dies while traveling overseas  Minnesota Daily

The University of Minnesota confirmed the death of a fourth-year Carlson School of Management student on Tuesday afternoon.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:36 pm


Spring weather whiplash: From 70s to snowflakes in 72 hours? - MPR News

Spring weather whiplash: From 70s to snowflakes in 72 hours?  MPR News

Welcome to Minnesota. Here, we eat Hotdish. We cheer good, but rarely championship-caliber sports teams. We frantically celebrate summers that run on ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 10:36 pm


Grants offered to help Minnesota childcare start-ups - CBS 3 Duluth

Grants offered to help Minnesota childcare start-ups  CBS 3 Duluth

On Tuesday, the Northland Foundation announced they're offering up to $10000 in grants for anyone hoping to start up a childcare center, or expand an existing ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 9:47 pm


Boston Superintendent Interviews: Cassellius Says She's 'Minnesota Nice' With 'Really Thick Skin' - WBUR

Boston Superintendent Interviews: Cassellius Says She's 'Minnesota Nice' With 'Really Thick Skin'  WBUR

Brenda Cassellius was Minnesota's commissioner of education until last January. She said she's chosen to pursue this job because she's been looking for "a ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 9:44 pm


Back to work at the Minnesota Legislature - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Back to work at the Minnesota Legislature  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Gallery: Avery Kohls, 10, smiled as she delivered a tray of 4-oz beef tenderloins, *fresh* from the grill at the annual Minnesota State Cattlemen's Association Steak ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 9:32 pm


Isaiah Ihnen Commits to Minnesota - The Daily Gopher

Isaiah Ihnen Commits to Minnesota  The Daily Gopher

Minnesota and Richard Pitino picked up another commitment today as Isaiah Ihnen verbally committed to the Gophers. Ihnen is a four star prospect currently ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 9:26 pm


Minnesota Commerce Department fines California company $50000 - Minnesota Public Radio News

Minnesota Commerce Department fines California company $50000  Minnesota Public Radio News

The state's commerce commissioner says eHealthInsurance Services misled Medicare recipients to sell insurance.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 9:22 pm


Minnesota to play W. Illinois in '22, 3rd FCS foe in 4 years - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minnesota to play W. Illinois in '22, 3rd FCS foe in 4 years  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minnesota will play Western Illinois in 2022, putting a third FCS opponent on the schedule over the next four years.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 9:16 pm


Minnesota United has a pet rock - Bemidji Pioneer

Minnesota United has a pet rock  Bemidji Pioneer

ST. PAUL -- The pomp and circumstance of Allianz Field's opening game had powerful engineering, beautiful harmonies and the seemingly mundane.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 9:04 pm


Kings sign Minnesota Duluth sophomore Anderson to entry-level contract | College Hockey - USCHO

Kings sign Minnesota Duluth sophomore Anderson to entry-level contract | College Hockey  USCHO

The Los Angeles Kings have signed Minnesota Duluth sophomore defenseman Mikey Anderson to a three-year, entry-level contact (photo: Omar Phillips).

Published on 23 April 2019 | 9:00 pm


Bye, Minnesota: out midfielder Collin Martin loaned to Hartford - Outsports

Bye, Minnesota: out midfielder Collin Martin loaned to Hartford  Outsports

The Loons are letting Collin Martin go, but not permanently. Minnesota United announced Tuesday that the club is loaning the Chevy Chase, MD midfielder to ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 8:45 pm


2 men plead guilty to dealing heroin in case that left 2 dead on northern Minnesota reservation - Star Tribune

2 men plead guilty to dealing heroin in case that left 2 dead on northern Minnesota reservation  Star Tribune

Two men have pleaded guilty to heroin distribution on a northern Minnesota Indian reservation in a case that also involves a shooting that killed two armed ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 8:16 pm


Xcel Energy Wind Farms to Power South Dakota, Minnesota Homes - KDLT News

Xcel Energy Wind Farms to Power South Dakota, Minnesota Homes  KDLT News

Xcel Energy has finalized projects that will use wind farms to power more than 367000 homes in South Dakota and Minnesota.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 8:11 pm


Landon Wolfe to Play at Minnesota State - Effingham's News Leader

Landon Wolfe to Play at Minnesota State  Effingham's News Leader

The all-time leading scorer in Effingham High School boys basketball history has decided where he will play college hoops. Landon Wolfe announced Tuesday ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 8:09 pm


Tom Thibodeau: Jimmy Butler 'brought the best out in people' in Minnesota - Star Tribune

Tom Thibodeau: Jimmy Butler 'brought the best out in people' in Minnesota  Star Tribune

Here's a fun study in contrasts: Former Wolves coach/executive Tom Thibodeau has been making the media rounds lately and was on with The Starters (love ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 8:06 pm


Lawmakers begin final push with big differences to resolve - Minnesota Public Radio News

Lawmakers begin final push with big differences to resolve  Minnesota Public Radio News

Minnesota lawmakers have returned from their spring break with lots of work to do and only a month to do it.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 7:43 pm


Minnesota study links mercury risk to skin-lighteners, fish consumption - Star Tribune

Minnesota study links mercury risk to skin-lighteners, fish consumption  Star Tribune

A multiyear study of more than 400 new mothers in Minnesota has found elevated mercury levels in those who use skin-lightening cream and consume certain ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 7:42 pm


Minnesota's Lauren Barnes transfers to Wisconsin for final two years - Madison.com

Minnesota's Lauren Barnes transfers to Wisconsin for final two years  Madison.com

Barnes, a defensive specialist, plans to appeal to the Big Ten for a waiver so that she will be eligible to play this fall.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 7:40 pm


Spring burning restrictions begin in Minnesota - Duluth News Tribune

Spring burning restrictions begin in Minnesota  Duluth News Tribune

ST. PAUL - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has restricted open burning, effective Tuesday, April 23, for 20 counties, all mainly in the central ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 7:35 pm


These Minnesota words feature in 100,000 'most hacked' passwords list - Bring Me The News

These Minnesota words feature in 100,000 'most hacked' passwords list  Bring Me The News

A wide-ranging study of cyber crimes has identified a list of 100,000 most-commonly occurring passwords that have been found in global hacks – and several of ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 6:52 pm


Kohl's will now accept Amazon returns at all its stores – including Minnesota - Bring Me The News

Kohl's will now accept Amazon returns at all its stores – including Minnesota  Bring Me The News

The retailer is hoping it'll attract more people to its stores.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 6:06 pm


Minnesota boys to be allowed on high school dance teams - Superior Telegram

Minnesota boys to be allowed on high school dance teams  Superior Telegram

ST. PAUL -- Boys will be allowed to compete on Minnesota high school dance teams beginning next school year. The Minnesota State High School League ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 5:27 pm


Minnesota graduation rates up, disparities remain - MinnPost

Minnesota graduation rates up, disparities remain  MinnPost

Plus: Lee's Liquor Lounge to close in May; Ellison warns of for-profit health plans in Minnesota; Suburban, Green and White Taxi close; and more.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 5:11 pm


Public unions in Minnesota face legal challenge from Forest Lake school worker - Star Tribune

Public unions in Minnesota face legal challenge from Forest Lake school worker  Star Tribune

A child-care worker in a Forest Lake public school district is challenging her union membership in a case that could make it harder for public-sector unions in ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:46 pm


AG Ellison to lawmakers: For-profit insurers could raid Minnesota reserves - Minnesota Public Radio News

AG Ellison to lawmakers: For-profit insurers could raid Minnesota reserves  Minnesota Public Radio News

Attorney General Keith Ellison has called on lawmakers to reverse a 2017 law that repealed Minnesota's ban on for-profit health insurance companies.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:42 pm


Rathskeller Cafe – Saint Paul, Minnesota - Gastro - Atlas Obscura

Rathskeller Cafe – Saint Paul, Minnesota - Gastro  Atlas Obscura

The Rathskeller Cafe is part of the German tradition of housing restaurants beneath town hall.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:27 pm


Ibrahimovic vs. Minnesota's defense and more to watch Wednesday in MLS - MLSsoccer.com

Ibrahimovic vs. Minnesota's defense and more to watch Wednesday in MLS  MLSsoccer.com

Midweek games are coming thick and fast in MLS, with a full batch of matches on tap on Wednesday. Let's get right into it. Here's one thing to watch in each ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:15 pm


How Minnesota's switch to a presidential primary might impact the 2020 election - MinnPost

How Minnesota's switch to a presidential primary might impact the 2020 election  MinnPost

Excitement over wide open Republican and Democratic presidential primaries brought 320,000 Minnesotans, or about 8 percent of eligible voters, out to pick ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 3:37 pm


What are the origins of Minnesota Nice? Here are 3 theories. - Star Tribune

What are the origins of Minnesota Nice? Here are 3 theories.  Star Tribune

Tracking the roots of "Minnesota Nice" is difficult, partly because people don't agree on what it actually is.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 3:30 pm


Houston takes 3-game losing streak into matchup with Minnesota - KFGO News

Houston takes 3-game losing streak into matchup with Minnesota  KFGO News

Minnesota Twins (13-7, first in the AL Central) vs. Houston Astros (13-9, second in the AL West) Houston; Tuesday, 7:10 p.m. PITCHING PROBABLES: Twins: ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 2:13 pm


Palmer Amaranth Found in Minnesota Feed Screenings - Dairy Herd Management

Palmer Amaranth Found in Minnesota Feed Screenings  Dairy Herd Management

Some screenings contained as many as 250 Palmer amaranth seeds per pound of screenings.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 2:10 pm


Minnesota graduation rate hits all-time high; racial gap narrows - Star Tribune

Minnesota graduation rate hits all-time high; racial gap narrows  Star Tribune

Minnesota's overall high school graduation rate hit an all-time peak in 2018, as the state made some progress in narrowing the persistent graduation gap ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 1:39 pm


Michigan environment roundup: Minnesota has Isle Royale envy - Bridge Michigan

Michigan environment roundup: Minnesota has Isle Royale envy  Bridge Michigan

The latest can't-miss journalism about Michigan's natural resources.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 10:00 am


WANTED: Bus drivers for Minnesota's kids | kare11.com - KARE11.com

WANTED: Bus drivers for Minnesota's kids | kare11.com  KARE11.com

The bus driver shortage in particular is more than just a school problem. It's affecting other industries that you might not expect.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 9:34 am


Boys allowed to join Minnesota high school dance teams - Star Tribune

Boys allowed to join Minnesota high school dance teams  Star Tribune

The Minnesota State High School League has agreed to a settlement that will allow boys to compete on high school dance teams beginning with the 2019-20 ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 2:44 am


Minnesota United emotions ‘boiled over’ in dressing room after 4-3 loss to Toronto - St. Paul Pioneer Press

Minnesota United emotions ‘boiled over’ in dressing room after 4-3 loss to Toronto  St. Paul Pioneer Press

Voices were raised and fingers were pointed within Minnesota United's dressing room after Friday's 4-3 loss to Toronto FC. The Loons had given up a 3-2 lead ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 10:34 pm


Children's Minnesota Gender Health Program begins seeing patients - KSTP

Children's Minnesota Gender Health Program begins seeing patients  KSTP

April 22, 2019 05:23 PM. The Gender Health Program at Children's Minnesota started to see its first patients on Monday, providing comprehensive care for youth ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 10:05 pm


Minnesota's bears are out, and they're hungry - Minnesota Public Radio News

Minnesota's bears are out, and they're hungry  Minnesota Public Radio News

Minnesotans of all shapes and species are rushing out to enjoy the warm spring weather. That includes black bears, which have begun stumbling out of ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 7:10 pm


Farming accident kills Minnesota man in Stearns County - Bring Me The News

Farming accident kills Minnesota man in Stearns County  Bring Me The News

He was pinned between a backhoe bucket and a utility trailer.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 6:10 pm


Tips for Minnesota drivers on new 'hands-free' cellphone law - Star Tribune

Tips for Minnesota drivers on new 'hands-free' cellphone law  Star Tribune

Four words no one wants to hear: “We need to talk.” But that's what the Minnesota Legislature has decreed for drivers who use cellphones. “Hands-free” rules go ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 5:58 pm


Why the Minnesota Legislature loves/hates massive omnibus bills - MinnPost

Why the Minnesota Legislature loves/hates massive omnibus bills  MinnPost

One critic of omnibus bills, Sen. John Marty, takes issue with the notion that the reliance on omnibus bills is just business as usual.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 4:09 pm


Minnesota Weather: Off-And-On Showers, Storms To Drench The Twin Cities - WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Minnesota Weather: Off-And-On Showers, Storms To Drench The Twin Cities  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – After a summer-like weekend with highs in the upper 70s in the Twin Cities, heavy rain and thunderstorms look to kick off the ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:46 am


Minnesota river towns hit hard by flooding - MinnPost

Minnesota river towns hit hard by flooding  MinnPost

MPR reports, “With some state highways now closed by flood waters for more than a month, and the water still rising in some locations, residents in Minnesota ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 10:34 am


UMN students weigh in on Ilhan Omar controversy - Minnesota Daily

UMN students weigh in on Ilhan Omar controversy  Minnesota Daily

As controversy surrounding U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., grows, University of Minnesota students are participating in the debate surrounding the first ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 7:30 am


Long procession escorts body of fallen Minnesota conservation officer back home - KSTP

Long procession escorts body of fallen Minnesota conservation officer back home  KSTP

A procession escorted the body of fallen Minnesota Conservation Officer, Eugene Wynn, back home to Pine City Sunday...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 2:55 am


Minnesota farmers kick around big ideas to save small dairies - Star Tribune

Minnesota farmers kick around big ideas to save small dairies  Star Tribune

GREENWALD, Minn. – David Van Drehle, a dairy farmer 35 miles west of St. Cloud, took $11,000 out of savings to balance the books in 2018, and he doesn't ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 1:12 am


Minnesota hemp industry is growing like a weed - Star Tribune

Minnesota hemp industry is growing like a weed  Star Tribune

Millions is being invested in the budding Minnesota hemp industry, released to grow after several years of testing by the 2018 federal farm bill.

Published on 21 April 2019 | 6:54 pm


Minnesota Autism Conference offers chance to exchange ideas, enhance lives - KSTP

Minnesota Autism Conference offers chance to exchange ideas, enhance lives  KSTP

April 21, 2019 01:40 PM. A conference this week in Minneapolis offers the chance for educators, professionals and those with autism to exchange ideas and ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 6:40 pm


Four die in weekend crashes on Minnesota roads - Minnesota Public Radio News

Four die in weekend crashes on Minnesota roads  Minnesota Public Radio News

Four people died in three crashes over the weekend on Minnesota roads.

Published on 21 April 2019 | 5:54 pm


Thunderstorms develop late Sunday and lead to wet Monday in Minnesota - Bring Me The News

Thunderstorms develop late Sunday and lead to wet Monday in Minnesota  Bring Me The News

Morning showers in eastern Minnesota have given way to sunshine in the southern half of the state and result is temps soaring into the 70s in the Twins Cities on ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 3:38 pm


Minnesota Weather: Lots Of Rain This Week - Southwest Minneapolis, MN Patch

Minnesota Weather: Lots Of Rain This Week  Southwest Minneapolis, MN Patch

Minnesota Weather: Lots Of Rain This Week - Southwest Minneapolis, MN - After an Easter Sunday that featured warm and sunny weather, heavy rains will ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 2:42 pm


2 die in crashes on Minnesota roads - Star Tribune

2 die in crashes on Minnesota roads  Star Tribune

One crash was in Wright County, the other in western Hennepin County.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 9:37 pm


Chinese Christians in Minnesota pray for Easter rebirth - Star Tribune

Chinese Christians in Minnesota pray for Easter rebirth  Star Tribune

Minnesota immigrants still fear sanctions in homeland.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 9:29 pm


8 Blizzards Slammed Parts of North Dakota and Minnesota During the 2018-19 Snowfall Season - The Weather Channel

8 Blizzards Slammed Parts of North Dakota and Minnesota During the 2018-19 Snowfall Season  The Weather Channel

An extreme winter this past season brought 8 blizzards to the Grand Forks, North Dakota, region.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 4:55 pm


In Minnesota high schools, the boys can now dance - MPR News

In Minnesota high schools, the boys can now dance  MPR News

The Minnesota State High School League, the organization that controls high school sports here, is giving up its opposition to allowing boys to be on competitive ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 2:07 pm


Technology, cost could hamper efforts for 100 percent carbon-free grid in Minnesota by 2050 - Star Tribune

Technology, cost could hamper efforts for 100 percent carbon-free grid in Minnesota by 2050  Star Tribune

By midcentury, coal and natural gas could be erased from Minnesota's electricity grid, replaced by carbon-free power sources, particularly wind and solar.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 1:02 pm


Historic Minnesota bridge to be dismantled after 145 years - Star Tribune

Historic Minnesota bridge to be dismantled after 145 years  Star Tribune

The Kern Bridge just south of Mankato has remained standing for more than half of the United States' existence.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 5:41 am


Toronto FC rallies for thrilling win over Minnesota - ESPN

Toronto FC rallies for thrilling win over Minnesota  ESPN

Alejandro Pozuelo and Jordan Hamilton each scored two goals as Toronto FC rallied to a 4-3 home win over Minnesota United.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 2:24 am


Vote For Minnesota’s Best Pizza - WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Vote For Minnesota’s Best Pizza  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — There's no such thing as a bad slice of pizza, the saying goes. But why not go for the best? We asked for your nominations for ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 12:05 am


United Taconite to pay $500000 for air pollution on Minnesota's Iron Range - Star Tribune

United Taconite to pay $500000 for air pollution on Minnesota's Iron Range  Star Tribune

The Iron Range mining firm United Taconite has agreed to pay more than $500,000 to settle a federal lawsuit over air pollution from its processing plant in ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 9:35 pm


Veteran suicide awareness on display at Minnesota State Capitol - KSTP

Veteran suicide awareness on display at Minnesota State Capitol  KSTP

On the steps of the Minnesota State Capitol Friday, 100 pairs of military-style boots sat staggered, each holding a flower and an American flag ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 9:18 pm


Charges at Minnesota cop's trial offer jury range of options - Fox News

Charges at Minnesota cop's trial offer jury range of options  Fox News

When a Minneapolis police officer shot and killed an unarmed woman who approached his squad car after calling 911, it was catastrophic.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 7:37 pm


Minnesota's Hands-Free Law Aims to Promote Truck, Car Safety - Transport Topics Online

Minnesota's Hands-Free Law Aims to Promote Truck, Car Safety  Transport Topics Online

Minnesota's recent law banning the use of handheld cellphones while driving will improve safety for motorists and truckers alike, according to Minnesota ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 6:00 pm


Money to secure Minnesota elections still in limbo - Minnesota Public Radio News

Money to secure Minnesota elections still in limbo  Minnesota Public Radio News

A lingering dispute over election security money is just one of several election-related measures facing an uncertain future at the Minnesota Capitol this session.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 4:53 pm


Why does Isle Royale belong to Michigan and not Minnesota? - Star Tribune

Why does Isle Royale belong to Michigan and not Minnesota?  Star Tribune

Isle Royale sits roughly 20 miles east of mainland Minnesota and 55 miles west of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, yet the island in Lake Superior belongs to ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 3:24 pm


Minnesota's winter forecast winner: Old Farmer's Almanac vs. Farmers' Almanac - Bring Me The News

Minnesota's winter forecast winner: Old Farmer's Almanac vs. Farmers' Almanac  Bring Me The News

Winter is over, hopefully. In retrospect, what publication forecast a more accurate winter for Minnesota: The Old Farmer's Almanac or the Farmers' Almanac?

Published on 19 April 2019 | 2:50 pm


MN Chamber-backed poll finds gas tax opposition - Star Tribune

MN Chamber-backed poll finds gas tax opposition  Star Tribune

A poll supported by two Minnesota business lobbies finds little support for DFL-proposed gas and foreign-earnings taxes.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 2:17 pm


What the Mueller report tells us about Minnesota's election security - Minnesota Public Radio News

What the Mueller report tells us about Minnesota's election security  Minnesota Public Radio News

Among the things we've learned from the Mueller report is the extent to which Russian operatives attempted to interfere in the 2016 presidential election.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 2:03 pm


EDITORIAL | Prevent 'corporate raids' on treasuries of Minnesota's nonprofit health plans - Star Tribune

EDITORIAL | Prevent 'corporate raids' on treasuries of Minnesota's nonprofit health plans  Star Tribune

Minnesota's major nonprofit health plans held close to $7 billion in assets at the end of last year. While Minnesotans aren't individually listed as account holders ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Who's at the top of Minnesota's basketball Class of 2020? - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Who's at the top of Minnesota's basketball Class of 2020?  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Here's a video look at the five players currently considered the best in Minnesota's boys' basketball Class of 2020. a group lead by Minnehaha Academy's Jalen ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 2:23 am


Gophers basketball program targets talent in Minnesota Class of 2020 - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Gophers basketball program targets talent in Minnesota Class of 2020  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Gophers missed on Hurt but eyes upcoming group.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 2:22 am


Minnesota deer farm’s herd euthanized to limit chronic wasting disease - St. Paul Pioneer Press

Minnesota deer farm’s herd euthanized to limit chronic wasting disease  St. Paul Pioneer Press

MERRIFIELD, Minn. — A Crow Wing County deer farm that's repeatedly tested positive for chronic wasting disease is now closed following the euthanization of ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 2:07 am


Minnesota researchers identify virus as cause of mystery paralysis in kids - Star Tribune

Minnesota researchers identify virus as cause of mystery paralysis in kids  Star Tribune

A virus appears to be the cause behind a rash of polio-like illnesses that struck Minnesota last fall, causing paralyzing symptoms in several children, including ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 12:19 am


Minnesota's mention in the Mueller report - KMSP-TV

Minnesota's mention in the Mueller report  KMSP-TV

Minnesota was brought up in a 2016 meeting between President Donald Trump's imprisoned former campaign chairman and an indicted Russian operative, ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 11:24 pm


Job growth has stalled in Minnesota - Star Tribune

Job growth has stalled in Minnesota  Star Tribune

Job growth in Minnesota stalled at the start of 2019, data showed Thursday, as employers strained to deal with a labor force that has little prospect of getting ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 4:39 pm


Why the GOP wants to cut Minnesota's environmental spending - MinnPost

Why the GOP wants to cut Minnesota's environmental spending  MinnPost

The environmental budget proposal isn't born out of frustration with how state agencies are performing, said Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen, R-Alexandria, who chairs the ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 2:35 pm


An offseason wish list for Minnesota's college teams - Star Tribune

An offseason wish list for Minnesota's college teams  Star Tribune

When it comes to men's college hockey in Minnesota, 2018-19 was a banner season – literally -- in differing ways, for three teams. Minnesota Duluth will hang its ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 1:33 pm


Immigrants, out-of-staters key to Minnesota’s continued growth - St. Paul Pioneer Press

Immigrants, out-of-staters key to Minnesota’s continued growth  St. Paul Pioneer Press

For the second year in a row, Minnesota attracted new residents from other states in 2018 and immigration continued to play an important role in the state's ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 5:01 am


Gas tax may get new look in Minnesota - KARE11.com

Gas tax may get new look in Minnesota  KARE11.com

A lawmaker is proposing a change from fuel tax to mileage tax.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 2:05 am


Minnesota State extends contract of chancellor Malhotra - Star Tribune

Minnesota State extends contract of chancellor Malhotra  Star Tribune

Trustees in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system extended its top leader's contract through July 2023 — a move they said will allow Chancellor ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 4:08 pm


How different groups are faring in Minnesota's economy - MinnPost

How different groups are faring in Minnesota's economy  MinnPost

A look at different statistics for 17 cultural groups in Minnesota helps illustrate how different residents are doing economically.

Published on 16 April 2019 | 5:26 pm


Trump Campaign Makes Minnesota An Early 2020 Target - NPR

Trump Campaign Makes Minnesota An Early 2020 Target  NPR

When the vaunted Democratic blue wall stretching across the Upper Midwest crumbled in Republican Donald Trump's 2016 presidential victory, Minnesota ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 7:00 am


In Minnesota, Trump talks up tax law, strong economy - Minnesota Public Radio News

In Minnesota, Trump talks up tax law, strong economy  Minnesota Public Radio News

President Trump was at a Burnsville business Monday promoting the Republican tax law that took effect last year and taking credit for the strong economy.

Published on 15 April 2019 | 7:49 pm


Nonprofit wages match government salaries in Minnesota for the first time - Star Tribune

Nonprofit wages match government salaries in Minnesota for the first time  Star Tribune

Nonprofit employee wages are on pace with government wages in Minnesota for the first time — indicating that a sector long staffed by people expected to live ...

Published on 15 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Why does Minnesota tax Social Security benefits? - Star Tribune

Why does Minnesota tax Social Security benefits?  Star Tribune

A few years ago, Carl Ojala's granddaughter asked if he could move to Minnesota to live closer to her. Ojala, then living in Michigan, had long missed going to ...

Published on 13 April 2019 | 7:00 am








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