ST. PAUL (AP) - The Minnesota House has defeated an $800 million construction projects bill that failed to win a needed super-majority.
CLEVELAND – Shipments of coal on the Great Lakes totaled 2.2 million tons in April, a virtual tie with a year ago.
BEMIDJI (AP) - The Ramsey County medical examiner's office has identified a body recovered from a Beltrami County lake as that of a missing man.
ELY - One man is dead after a tree fell on him at the Birch Lake Road Campground.
CLOQUET (NAHL) The Minnesota Wilderness, proud members of the North American Hockey League, have announced that Corey Millen has been named the team’s new head coach.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota Wild goalie Niklas Backstrom has undergone sports hernia surgery.
The team announced that Backstrom's operation went as planned on Thursday morning in Philadelphia.
The procedure was done by Dr. William Meyers.
ST. PAUL – Today, lawmakers in the Minnesota House of Representatives passed a bill authored by Rep. Carly Melin (DFL—Hibbing) designed to remove barriers to employment, housing, and post-secondary education for Minnesotans with juvenile delinquency records.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar today called on the Department of Energy (DOE) to take action to address the massive spike in gas prices across Minnesota.
ST. PAUL (AP) - Gov. Mark Dayton is proposing that lawmakers use new revenue from taxes on cigarettes and corporate income to shore up the state's share of the new Minnesota Vikings stadium.
ST. PAUL - The state Senate majority leader says a proposed increase in the state minimum wage is not likely to happen this session because Democrats in the House and Senate can't agree how much to raise it.