ST. PAUL - Starting in August those making fake 911 calls in Minnesota will face tougher penalties.
ST. PAUL - Minnesota's Senate will debate and vote on a budget for state health and assistance programs that includes a state surcharge on HMOs and nursing facilities.
DULUTH - As it stands under current zoning laws, the Rockridge Elementary School building cannot be re–purposed for commercial use, but it's also too large to interest a private homeowner.
DULUTH - We just passed 10 months since the historic Northland floods, and Wednesday, Duluth city officials pushed to keep flood relief funds active.
DULUTH - Yellow signs are appearing on different Duluth buildings and on buses.
HIBBING - A study to improve service by Iron Range fire departments is moving forward.
MADISON - Unemployment rates dropped in most Wisconsin cities and counties in March.
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota House is ready to debate the state's first alcohol tax increase since 1987.
DULUTH – The University of Minnesota Duluth is reporting a 4.5 to six percent increase in graduation rates over the past year.
ST. PAUL - An annual report card from the American Lung Association shows some improvements in air quality in Minnesota's urban areas.