CLOQUET - Northlanders are filling out their ballots and walking around with their "I Voted" stickers on.
ST. PAUL - Minnesota's wild rice harvesting season is open from Friday, Aug. 15, to Tuesday, Sept. 30. Despite the season dates, harvesters must first ensure the rice is ripe before launching their canoes, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
CLOQUET - If you're looking for a new lunch spot you might want to check out a new bistro on Cloquet Avenue.
DULUTH - The battle against synthetic drugs is far from over.
To help in the fight the Minnesota Department of Human Services has launched a new website they hope educates people about the dangers.
MINNEAPOLIS - Prosecutors have charged a man suspected of killing a Mendota Heights police officer with first-degree murder.
ST. PAUL - Aug. 1 brings a gaggle of new laws for Minnesota, ranging from the little-discussed (such as establishing Cesar Chavez Day in Minnesota every March 31) to the hard-fought (raising the state's minimum wage).
DULUTH - Placement of campaign signs and other unauthorized objects in state highway rights of way is not allowed under state law, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.
ST. PAUL - A federal appeals court has lifted a legal obstacle to a unionization effort affecting thousands of Minnesota home day care operators.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Court records show a man suspected of killing a Mendota Heights police officer was wanted because he had left a drug treatment program and faced up to 30 years in prison.
WEST ST. PAUL - Police say an officer from Minnesota who was shot after making a traffic stop died of his wounds.