Minnesota News
  • Rebecca Otto

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota law enforcement agencies scooped up $6.8 million in proceeds from criminal forfeitures in 2014. State Auditor Rebecca Otto released the accounting Tuesday of the nearly 6,900 forfeitures associated with …

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    22 Jul 15
  • Tom Vilsack

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says he’s not ready to declare the Midwest bird flu outbreak over. While no new cases of the H5N2 virus have been detected over for over a …

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    21 Jul 15
  • Emergency

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A total of 201 people have been killed on Minnesota roads this year. Officials say that’s a 21 percent increase from this time last year, when 166 people had died …

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    21 Jul 15
  • crops

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota farmers have generally welcomed the recent rain despite high winds and hail in some areas. In its weekly crop progress and condition report for Minnesota, the U.S. Department of …

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    21 Jul 15
  • LuceLine Orchard

    Residents in tornado-ravaged Watertown spent the weekend cleaning up after an EF-1 tornado tore through the area. KSTP reports the tornado touched down for two to three minutes in the Carver County towns of Hollywood and Watertown early …

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    20 Jul 15
  • HWY 15

    An overlay project on Highway 15 from Hutchinson to Dassel is scheduled to begin Monday, July 20th.  MnDOT Officials say motorists traveling on Highway 15 from Hutchinson to Dassel may encounter minor delays as crews …

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    17 Jul 15
  • Recall

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Illinois-based Aspen Foods is recalling nearly 2 million pounds of raw, frozen chicken products over concerns they might be contaminated with salmonella. The federal agency announced …

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    17 Jul 15
  • Representative Tim Miller of Prinsburg

    Representative Tim Miller of Prinsburg is asking Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson to investigate Planned Parenthood of Minnesota.   KWLM reports Miller says an undercover video, prepared by the pro-life group Center for Medical Progress, shows …

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    16 Jul 15