ST. PAUL - In passionate back-and-forth testimony, the debate over same-sex marriage is playing out in a Minnesota Legislature moving toward the first votes on a bill to legalize it.
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women is seeking more money to prevent domestic violence.
ST. PAUL - A decision about pay raises for top Minnesota officials, including state lawmakers, now rests with the Legislature.
CHISHOLM - A small town on the Iron Range is looking to boost its economic engine.
Chisholm has launched a new program in an effort to get new businesses into the area.
ST. PAUL - Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk says there's still room to discuss an expanded sales tax even though Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton intends to abandon that budget approach.
DULUTH - Troopers will be conducting "speed weeks" — extra speed enforcement and education efforts — in March, June and July, as part of the Department of Public Safety Office of Traffic Safety's Toward Zero Deaths traffic safety initiative.
ST. PAUL - Revenue officials from Minnesota and Wisconsin have settled a key issue to reaching a tax reciprocity agreement.
VIRGINIA - Two of the three men involved in a racially motivated assault were sentenced Wednesday.