ST. PAUL - Minnesota hunters harvested 77,008 deer during the first three days of the firearms season, down 8 percent from 2012, according to the Department of Natural Resources (DNR).
ST. PAUL - Gov. Mark Dayton is directing his human services commissioner to halt provisional releases of Minnesota sex offenders until the Legislature has time to make changes to the state's legally embattled treatment program.
MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota hunters have killed at least 45 wolves since Saturday when the state opened its second wolf season since the animals came off the endangered list.
CARLTON - The Carlton County Board of Commissions voted 4-0 Tuesday to send a letter of support to the state Public Utilities Commission in support of a proposal by Enbridge to pursue a routing for its proposal Sandpiper Pipeline mostly along existing utility right of way across the eastern part of Carlton County.
DULUTH - To promote National Hospice Month, Super One Foods and the Miller-Dwan Foundation are holding a fundraising campaign for Solvay Hospice House.
DULUTH - The Miller Hill Mall, Kohl's and Target have decided to join the Thanksgiving party.
ST. PAUL - Enbridge Energy has filed detailed plans with Minnesota regulators for a proposed $2.6 billion pipeline to carry crude oil from North Dakota across Minnesota to Wisconsin.
ST. PAUL - Minnesota opens it second wolf hunting season Saturday since the animals came off the endangered list.