Minnesota
  • Downey

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The chairman of Minnesota’s Republican Party says he won’t run for a third term. Keith Downey made the news official Thursday after weeks of indicating his second term as party …

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    30 Dec 16
  • 3M

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota company is the latest in a growing number of employers in the state providing paid leave for new parents. Minnesota Public Radio reports that 3M recently announced it will grant …

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    30 Dec 16
  • court

    A Renville County man is charged with three counts of assault after allegedly hitting two people outside of The Other Place Bar and Grill in Hector. KEYC TV reports the criminal complaint says that after …

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    28 Dec 16
  • Crash

    Ten people were involved in a multi-car crash early Tuesday evening in Carver County, which seriously injured a woman and two small children. The State Patrol responded to the crash just before 4:30 on Highway 5 and Orchard Road, …

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    28 Dec 16
  • Glenn Gruenhagen

    ST. PAUL, MN— Last week, the Minnesota House of Representatives released member committee assignments for the coming biennium, and announced that Rep. Glenn Gruenhagen (R- Glencoe) has been named Vice-Chair of the Health and Human …

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    28 Dec 16
  • winter driving

    CHICAGO (AP) — The fury of the winter storm that swept into the northern Great Plains on Christmas Day has weakened, but thousands remain without power in the Dakotas and Michigan. High winds and drifting …

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    27 Dec 16
  • Klobuchar

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Democratic U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar says she’ll run for a third term in 2018, meaning she won’t run for Minnesota governor. Klobuchar told the Star Tribune that many Democrats asked her to …

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    26 Dec 16
  • triclosan

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota’s first-in-the nation ban on soaps containing the once ubiquitous germ-killer triclosan takes effect Jan. 1. But the people who spearheaded the law say it’s already having its desired effect across the …

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    26 Dec 16