Minnesota News
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — As Minnesota lawmakers return to St. Paul, Gov. Mark Dayton is delivering them a list public works construction projects that would require state borrowing. Dayton was set to outline his …

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    07 Apr 15
  • copper

    (Danube, MN) On Thursday, the Renville County Sheriff’s Office received the report of a burglary/theft from a warehouse site of the Renville-Sibley Cooperative Power Association. Upon arrival to the site, employees noticed that a Renville-Sibley …

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    06 Apr 15
  • crops

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota converted more wetlands into farmland than any other state when crop prices spiked between 2008 and 2012. That’s according to a new study by University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers. Minnesota Public Radio …

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    06 Apr 15
  • scam alert

    More phone scams reported in the area. On Thursday, Carver County Sheriff Jim Olson reported his Office received a call from a county resident concerned about a possible attempted fraud. The resident stated he received …

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    03 Apr 15
  • turkeys

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Officials say the discovery of bird flu at another Minnesota turkey farm is unfortunate but not a crisis. Authorities confirmed Thursday that the H5N2 strain of avian influenza has been …

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    03 Apr 15
  • Fire

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Governor Mark Dayton is calling on the Minnesota National Guard to fight wildfires across the state. The Guard and the state Department of Public Safety will supply two Blackhawk helicopters …

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    03 Apr 15
  • HTI

    Hutchinson, Minn., Apr. 1, 2015 — Hutchinson Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ: HTCH) is reporting preliminary results for its fiscal 2015 second quarter ended March 29, 2015. The company shipped approximately 101 million suspension assemblies in the …

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    02 Apr 15
  • Fire

    Summer-like temperatures and gusty winds are increasing the fire danger in southern Minnesota. 81 degrees in Hutchinson with a 43 mile an hour wind gust Wednesday. Various fire warnings are out for parts of central …

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    02 Apr 15