ST. PAUL - The Minnesota State Patrol closed southbound Interstate 35 near Forest Lake this morning as up to 30 cars spun out or were involved in crashes during a heavy snow that made the rush hour more of a slow hour for Twin Cities commuters.
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton plans surgery on a hip that has been giving him trouble for months.RELATED CONTENT
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – Minnesotans living in a quarter-million rural homes depend on propane for heat, but soaring prices and shortages that experts predict will get worse are sending chills down their backs. Businesses and farmers are in the same situation, as are businesses that sell the fuel.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL – Opinions remain sharply divided about whether Minnesota should allow wolf hunts, and Tuesday night a state lawmaker also questioned whether state officials are doing a good job of managing wolves.
WASHINGTON - Congressional negotiators agreed to a farm bill on Monday that they think finally will pass the House and Senate.
ST. PAUL - Two Upper Midwest governors have issued emergency orders to help their residents deal with a propane shortage, with prices at the highest levels ever, while those in the region who depend on the gas for heat face continued bitterly cold temperatures.
ST. PAUL - Minnesota is ramping up its campaign to get the 2018 Super Bowl in the new Vikings stadium at a time when construction has barely begun. "It's our time, it's our moment and we are ready," said Richard Davis, chairman of U.S. Bancorp and one of three leaders of a committee to organize the effort.
ST. PAUL — Transportation advocates have compiled one of the largest coalitions ever to fight for state money, but they do not know how much they will seek or where they would get it.
ST. PAUL – Bees are tiny, but are big players in crop production, so the growing problem of them dying off is creating a huge concern throughout the Upper Midwest.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PETER, Minn. – A man with a criminal history on the Red Lake Indian Reservation and in Bemidji is in jail after the death Wednesday night of a fellow state hospital patient.
St. Paul - Republican state budget plans will become clear in the coming week, although no one expects the governor to agree.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL - Whether Minnesota retailers should sell alcohol on Sundays will be debated by a Senate committee Wednesday, perhaps the first time that has happened.RELATED CONTENT
St. Paul - The tweets flew fast and furious Thursday afternoon as Minnesota legislators debated what Republicans said was Democrat Gov. Mark Dayton’s tax-increase plan.RELATED CONTENT
St. Paul - The country’s political attention lately has focused on Wisconsin and a battle over public unions.RELATED CONTENT
St. Paul - Monday night’s selection of new University of Minnesota regents could be contentious.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL - Gov. Mark Dayton took on former Gov. Tim Pawlenty in his State of the State address.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL – Minnesota state boards, commissions and even entire agencies could begin disappearing if legislators agree to bills making their way through the Legislature.RELATED CONTENT
St. Paul - It’s a month into Minnesota’s new political world, and the kind words keep flowing.RELATED CONTENT
St. Paul - No one can say that Michele Bachmann is shy. The Minnesota Republican congresswoman often dives into controversy, but her State of the Union response drew the most attention yet.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL - Early indications are that Minnesota’s Democratic-Farmer-Laborite governor and Republican legislative leaders are doing as the old saying goes: “Disagree without being disagreeable.”RELATED CONTENT