Minnesota News
  • Senator Scott Newman

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN) Republican lawmakers are asking the public to come to the Minnesota Capitol Wednesday morning and tell them about about problems with the state’s new drivers license and vehicle registration system. …

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    13 Nov 17
  • hay bale in ditch

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN)  MnDOT”s public listening sessions continue this week in Mankato (Tues) and Morris (Wed), and next week (Mon 11/20) in Brainerd and Baxter on the controversial issue of mowing and haying …

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    13 Nov 17
  • capitol bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota state senator accused of sexually harassing several women has hired an attorney to fight a possible ethics complaint. Alyssa Siems Roberson, a spokeswoman for the Democratic caucus in …

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    10 Nov 17
  • texting while driving

    (KSTP/McLeod County, MN)  A McLeod County man whose wife was killed by a distracted driver says the state’s “antiquated laws” must change to make cell phone distractions carry the same weight as alcohol or drugs when …

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    09 Nov 17
  • liquor

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A new analysis shows municipally operated liquor stores in Minnesota saw a drop in profits in 2016 despite record sales. The state Auditor’s Office reports that the 228 stores had more than …

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    09 Nov 17
  • capitol bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Republican Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka says the Senate may furlough staff as soon as December if the courts don’t restore their operating budget. Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed the House …

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    09 Nov 17
  • Schultz

    (WJON/KIMBALL, MN)  A Kimball native is going to be featured on boxes of Kellogg’s Frosted Flakes cereal. Mike Schultz is a snowboarder who is hoping to make the United States team for the Paralympics. Schultz Tells WJON …

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    08 Nov 17
  • White Tailed Deer

    Minnesota firearms hunters registered 70,724 deer during the first two days of deer season, according to the Department of Natural Resources. Preliminary numbers from opening weekend show that the number of deer registered was essentially …

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    08 Nov 17