Minnesota
  • Employment

    ST. PAUL – Minnesota employers added 2,500 jobs in January, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today (Thursday) by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). Newly revised figures indicate the state gained 20,116 jobs …

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    08 Mar 18
  • court

    (West Central Tribune/St. Paul, MN)  A federal indictment charges a former bookkeeper of the Farm Mercantile hardware store in Fairfax with embezzling approximately $535,000. The West Central Tribune reports a grand jury returned an indictment …

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    08 Mar 18
  • Hutchinson Area Chamber of Commerce

    Mankato, Minn. (March 7, 2018) – During the 2018 Explore Minnesota Tourism Conference, held at the Verizon Center this week, several individuals, organizations and tourism businesses were recognized at the annual Excellence in Tourism Awards …

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    08 Mar 18
  • Stabbing

    Two more individuals have been arrested and charged in relation to the stabbing incident that occurred in the parking lot at the Hutchinson Rec Center on Saturday morning. 17 year old, Jaden Kurtz, of Hutchinson, …

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    07 Mar 18
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton today (Wednesday) proposed $21 million in new funding for security enhancements and mental health improvements in Minnesota schools. Dayton, a Democrat, said the money could help pay …

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    07 Mar 18
  • field runoff

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN) “Vastly unpopular,” say top Republicans about the Dayton administration’s proposal to restrict the fall application of fertilizer on farmland with porous soil. The objective is to reduce nitrates leaching into …

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    07 Mar 18
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton is ready to lay out his plan to fund safety and security improvements in schools across Minnesota. The Democratic governor is expected to release his plan today …

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    07 Mar 18
  • MNLARS

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton and Republican lawmakers are clashing over how to fix the state’s new vehicle registration system. The botched rollout of the platform dubbed MNLARS has caused long delays …

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    07 Mar 18