Minnesota News
  • online testing

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s $38 million contract with a vendor to run its online proficiency testing system is encountering glitches that have school officials worried ahead of the spring testing season. The St. …

    Keep Reading >>

    29 Dec 14
  • gas prices dropping

    (MNN/Minneapolis, MN) — Some Minneapolis drivers are happier after they got to fill up their tank with gas that was less than two-dollars-a-gallon. On Christmas Day, The BP on Lyndale Avenue changed their price for …

    Keep Reading >>

    26 Dec 14
  • logo-mdh

    The Minnesota Department of Health said a third young person has died of influenza as the flu season hits early and hard. The Health Department confirmed the death Wednesday in detailing flu activity around the …

    Keep Reading >>

    26 Dec 14
  • gift

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Jared Brigmon wasn’t kidding when he told his fiancee he needed help carrying her Christmas gift home. Brigmon surprised longtime girlfriend Misty Maurer on Christmas Eve by buying her a …

    Keep Reading >>

    26 Dec 14
  • substitute teachers

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota schools are hurting from a substitute teacher shortage. The Star Tribune reports teachers are heading to class sick and principals are splitting children between classrooms or even taking up teaching duties. …

    Keep Reading >>

    26 Dec 14
  • Movie Poster

    (MNN/Undated) — Sony is now allowing some screenings of the controversial film “The Interview” and at least four theaters in Minnesota are participating. Seth Rogen and James Franco’s comedy about an assassination attempt on North …

    Keep Reading >>

    24 Dec 14
  • thin ice on river

    The Wright County Sheriff’s Office is reminding the public that due to recent weather conditions that the ice on area lakes, ponds, rivers, and streams is unsafe. The warm weather and rain has caused the …

    Keep Reading >>

    24 Dec 14
  • Nuttall

    The suspect charged in the disappearance of Christopher Rossing was back in court Monday. Robert Nuttall is charged with assaulting and kidnapping Rossing, who was last seen at Troubles Bar in Howard Lake on August …

    Keep Reading >>

    23 Dec 14