Minnesota
  • body found

    NEW ULM, Minn. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after a partially clothed man was found dead in a residential alley in New Ulm. Commander Dave Borchert of the New Ulm Police Department says the body …

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    23 Jan 15
  • Glenn Gruenhagen

    ST. PAUL, MN—In an effort to give school districts greater flexibility in bonding levy decisions, Rep. Glenn Gruenhagen, R-Glencoe, has introduced House File 224 which would give school districts three options when making levy bonding …

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    23 Jan 15
  • KGLB Flooding

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A flood aid package meant to assist more than half of Minnesota counties hit with severe flooding cleared the Minnesota Senate on Thursday. By a 65-0 vote, the Senate approved …

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    23 Jan 15
  • license plate reader

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are restarting a two-year-long push to set rules for how law enforcement agencies use automated license plate readers. The cameras are usually mounted on squad cars, logging car …

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    23 Jan 15
  • unemployment rate

    ST. PAUL – Minnesota’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 3.6 percent in December, according to figures released today (Thursday) by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). The U.S. unemployment rate was 5.6 …

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    22 Jan 15
  • Arson

    A Willmar man accused of trying to burn down his house with himself, his ex-wife and 9-year-old daughter inside appeared in Kandiyohi County District Court Tuesday afternoon. KWLM reports 42-year-old Fidencio Rojas is charged with …

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    22 Jan 15
  • Tax Return

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s tax collection agency is making another paperless push. The Revenue Department ushered in the start of tax filing season Tuesday with a renewed emphasis on electronic filing and direct …

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    21 Jan 15
  • Brian Fitch

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Opening statements in the trial of a man accused of killing a Mendota Heights police officer have been delayed until Thursday, after prosecutors said they have new evidence. Opening statements …

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    21 Jan 15