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Minnesota House members must take harassment prevention training or lose committees
ST. PAUL — Minnesota House members who refuse to take sex harassment prevention training may have a whole lot of time on their hands. House...
November 17, 2017 - 6:29pm
Court says Minnesota Legislature has enough money to remain open
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislative leaders say they will limp along to the 2018 legislative session by taking money from a House-Senate commission....
November 17, 2017 - 2:45pm
Minnesotans tough on Franken incident
ST. PAUL — Some of the strongest comments against U.S. Sen. Al Franken's inappropriate 2006 behavior toward a female entertainer came from members of his own Democratic-Farm-Labor Party. "We are incredibly disappointed in Sen. Franken," DFL Chairman Ken Martin said after West...
November 17, 2017 - 12:01pm
February 10, 2016
Little Crow Country Club GM reports own unauthorized use of funds
SPICER, Minn. -- The Little Crow Country Club is searching for a new general manager after terminating its manager of the past 13 years for the...
February 10, 2016 - 9:56am
February 8, 2016
Frawley named MN Zoo leader
It has been more than 20 years since John Frawley worked as a zookeeper at the Minnesota Zoo. Now the Red Wing High School grad is coming home...
February 8, 2016 - 2:48pm
January 28, 2016
Chronic diseases cost Minnesotans big
ST. PAUL — Health care for Minnesotans with chronic diseases such as diabetes, cancer, kidney failure and heart disease costs eight times more than for people without them. “This report shows the significant financial toll chronic disease is taking on individuals, our communities...
January 28, 2016 - 5:00pm
January 26, 2016
Schmit’s campaign discovers violation, agree to pay fine
DFL Sen. Matt Schmit has agreed to pay a fine of $856.25 following the discovery of a fundraising error during the 2013-14 campaign funding cycle. The state Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure board posted the conciliation agreement on its website earlier this week, though the...
January 26, 2016 - 8:00am
January 9, 2016
Kittelson drops out of congressional race
Following a similar announcement this week by Dr. Mary Lawrence, Roger Kittelson of Goodhue said Wednesday he would no longer seek the DFL endorsement for Minnesota’s 2nd congressional district, leaving Angie Craig of Eagan, Minnesota, the leading DFL hopeful to replace U.S. Rep....
January 9, 2016 - 8:00am
December 28, 2015
City declares snow emergency
After a minimally snowy winter so far, the city of Red Wing braced itself for more than 6 inches of snow by announcing a snow emergency 12:01 a.m. to noon Tuesday Dec. 29. During that time, locals will need to follow the rules to avoid having vehicles ticketed and towed. A second...
December 28, 2015 - 4:24pm
Storm signals snow for southern Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- A winter weather warning edged north overnight, giving the Twin Cities area the opportunity to share a prediction of up to a foot of snow by Tuesday afternoon in parts of southern Minnesota and much of Wisconsin. The National Weather Services expanded its winter storm...
December 28, 2015 - 11:18am
December 20, 2015
Resident completes 2,200-mile paddling trek
By mid-afternoon, he knew he was in trouble. Surrounded by the Minnesota River valley, whose expansive flood plain had pushed towns along its...
December 20, 2015 - 8:00am
November 24, 2015
Police arrest two after Clark protesters shot
MINNEAPOLIS — Police arrested two of three men sought in connection with Monday night shootings at a protest of Jamar Clark’s shooting. Late Tuesday morning, a 23-year-old white man was arrested and early in the afternoon Minneapolis police reported they caught a 32-year-old Hispanic...
November 24, 2015 - 5:52pm
October 31, 2015
Demand for silica sand ebbs, flows with oil prices
ST. PAUL — The need for sand to help produce North Dakota oil has fallen with the price of oil, but probably will rise again. The same is true with oil train traffic taking crude oil to refineries. Minnesota Legislative Energy Commission members learned those and other facts Wednesday...
October 31, 2015 - 5:00pm
October 19, 2015
Norm Coleman announces he has cancer
ST. PAUL -- Former U.S. Sen. Norm Coleman has throat cancer. Coleman posted on his Facebook page Monday morning that he is being treated by doctors at Mayo Clinic and in the Twin Cities. "It is clear that my cancer, while serious, is very treatable and the prognosis is extremely...
October 19, 2015 - 2:15pm
October 12, 2015
Study: Arts pack an economic punch
The arts took center stage Friday at the Sheldon Theatre, but the audience wasn’t there for a play or concert. Seated on stage — as preparations for the Fall Festival of the Arts were ongoing just outside — locals heard the highlights of a report that says arts and culture...
October 12, 2015 - 9:00am