Minnesota
  • Torkelson

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN) State Representative Paul Torkelson from Hanska says Greater Minnesota’s share of funding from the state’s Transportation Economic Development Program has dropped significantly since the start of the decade, to only …

    Keep Reading >>

    05 Jan 18
  • Michelle Fischbach

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s new Republican lieutenant governor says she’ll reject the job’s higher salary as she plans to maintain her seat in the state Senate. GOP Sen. Michelle Fischbach was in line …

    Keep Reading >>

    04 Jan 18
  • Senator Scott Newman

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul MN-) A meeting of the Senate Transportation Finance and Policy Committee has been scheduled for 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, January 4 in Room 1200 of the Minnesota Senate Building in St. …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Jan 18
  • Tina Smith

    (Learfield News Service/Washington, D.C.) Former Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith is sworn in today (Wednesday) to replace Al Franken in the U-S Senate, meaning the president of the Minnesota Senate, Republican Michelle Fischbach, becomes lieutenant governor.  …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Jan 18
  • Senator Scott Newman

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN) A key Republican lawmaker sends best wishes to Minnesota I-T Commissioner Thomas Baden who has health problems, but adds the bright side of Baden’s pending retirement is a chance for …

    Keep Reading >>

    29 Dec 17
  • Sano

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A photographer is accusing Minnesota Twins star Miguel Sano of grabbing her wrist and trying to kiss her and pull her through a door after a 2015 autograph session. Betsy Bissen accused …

    Keep Reading >>

    29 Dec 17
  • Sen Franken

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Outgoing U.S. Sen. Al Franken says he may be leaving office, but he’s not giving up his voice. The Minnesota Democrat thanked supporters and friends in Minneapolis Thursday night as his eight …

    Keep Reading >>

    29 Dec 17
  • cold

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — An arctic wave is bringing record cold to northeastern Minnesota. The National Weather Service reports International Falls and Hibbing set record low temperatures on Wednesday morning. International Falls — the self-proclaimed …

    Keep Reading >>

    28 Dec 17