Minnesota
  • Employment

    Minnesota employers added 7,300 jobs in August, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). Those numbers, combined with July figures that were revised upward by …

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    17 Sep 15
  • Target

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Target is using a group of 25 stores in the Los Angeles area to pull together the retailer’s top 50 innovations from electronic tags to adviser services in the baby department. The …

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    17 Sep 15
  • Greenwood MN

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A funeral is scheduled for a Minnesota family of five killed in an apparent murder-suicide. Investigators believe Brian Short killed his wife, Karen, and their three teenage children in their Greenwood home …

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    17 Sep 15
  • Salmonella

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota officials say tomatoes were the source of a salmonella outbreak that has sickened dozens of people who ate at Chipotle restaurants in the state since August. Investigators said Wednesday …

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    17 Sep 15
  • Jake Coleman

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Former U.S. Sen. Norm Coleman’s son is looking to get a start in politics. Jake Coleman announced on Tuesday a bid for a state Senate seat representing southwestern Twin Cities’ …

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    16 Sep 15
  • court

    ST. PETER, Minn. (AP) — A North Mankato man has been found competent to stand trial on charges he phoned in a fake bomb threat to last year’s Mankato Marathon. Fifty-seven-year-old Brian Mechler appeared Tuesday …

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    16 Sep 15
  • Luce Line Trail

    McLEOD COUNTY, MN – In honor of the Luce Line State Trail paving project, the public is encouraged to attend two special celebrations in Winsted and Hutchinson Saturday, Sept. 26th. Winsted’s event An open house …

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    15 Sep 15
  • hit and run

    IOWA FALLS, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a Minnesota man died when he was apparently struck while walking along a highway in northern Iowa. The Hardin County Sheriff’s Office says the body of 23-year-old Timothy …

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    15 Sep 15