Minnesota News
  • influenza

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Health officials say a sixth child has died of the flu this season in Minnesota. The latest report from the Minnesota Department of Health says 13 people were hospitalized in …

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    06 Mar 15
  • Emergency

    (MNN/Minnetonka, MN) — A 15-year-old Minnetonka boy is facing charges after authorities say he shot his father in the face. The Hennepin County Attorney’s Office couldn’t provide any further details because the boy is a …

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    06 Mar 15
  • A worker wearing a protection suit cull chickens at a poultry farm where the bird flu virus had been found in Takanabe Town, Miyazaki prefecture January 31, 2011

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Federal officials say a serious strain of bird flu has been found in a Minnesota commercial turkey flock. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says the finding in Pope County, in …

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    06 Mar 15
  • Brau

    The teenage girl who was driving the car that struck a motorcycle near Montrose last August killing the driver, 21-year-old Robert Brau of Willmar, was sentenced in Wright County Juvenile Court yesterday (Wednesday). In a plea …

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    05 Mar 15
  • thin ice

    ALEXANDRIA — A man pulled from a central Minnesota lake Tuesday has died, family members say, while his 2-year-old grandson was hospitalized in critical condition. In a statement issued Wednesday morning, the family said that …

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    05 Mar 15
  • Beer

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers have uncorked a debate over expanded Sunday liquor sales with discussion of limited expansions. The House Commerce and Regulatory Reform Committee dove into the issue Wednesday but deferred …

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    05 Mar 15
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Governor Mark Dayton is seeking a meeting “as soon as possible” with Target Corp.’s chief executive about the significant layoff affecting employees at the company’s Minnesota headquarters. Dayton told reporters …

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    05 Mar 15
  • Emergency

    (MNN/Minnetonka, MN) — Charges could be filed today after authorities say a Minnetonka man was shot in the face by his son. Police were called out to a home Monday afternoon in the 54-hundred-block of …

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    04 Mar 15