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.
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota Court of Appeals has upheld the injunctions that shut down a Duluth head shop that openly sold synthetic drugs.
CANTON - Dunkin' Donuts, America's all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, announced today the signing of a multi-unit store development agreement with new franchisees, Brian and Sharon Weidendorf, to develop seven restaurants in Duluth, Minnesota and the surrounding areas.
ST. PAUL - Hunters and trappers can apply for the 2014 wolf season beginning Friday, Aug. 1, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced.
MINNEAPOLIS - Newly released documents show the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority wanted assurances the National Football League would get priority plowing in the event of snowfall during Super Bowl week in the Twin Cities.