Minnesota News
  • MNsure (1)

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s health exchange is airing new TV ads with testimonials from people who saved money buying insurance on MNsure. A new 30-second TV ad starts airing statewide Tuesday, with …

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    19 Feb 14
  • Minn. House Dems to live week on minimum wage

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – As Minnesota’s legislative session draws near, one of the state’s minimum-wage champions has issued a challenge. Five House colleagues accepted Golden Valley Democrat Rep. Ryan Winkler’s invitation Tuesday to live …

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    19 Feb 14
  • Minn. archdiocese releases additional priest names

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A Minnesota archdiocese has released the names of nine more priests it says were “credibly accused” of sexual abuse of a minor. The announcement Monday from the Archdiocese of St. …

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    18 Feb 14
  • Accident halts demolition at Metrodome

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Demolition has been halted at the Metrodome after a beam unexpectedly fell out of sequence and caused a tier to collapse. John Wood, senior vice president with Mortenson Construction, says nobody …

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    18 Feb 14
  • 4 escape sinking pickup truck

      ANOKA, Minn. (AP) – Four people escaped without injury from a pickup that sunk to the bottom of an Anoka County lake. Jim Flink says he was about 50 feet off the plowed track …

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    17 Feb 14
  • gavel

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A judge has denied an attempt by lawyers for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis to block a court order requiring the archbishop to testify about how the …

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    17 Feb 14
  • 112 golden eagles seen in Wis., Minn., Iowa region

      LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) – The latest survey of the golden eagle population has counted 112 birds in a region covering southeast Minnesota, southwest Wisconsin and northeast Iowa. A La Crosse Tribune report says …

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    17 Feb 14
  • Stuck snowmobilers found safe near Wyoming peak

      JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) – Six snowmobilers from Minnesota are unharmed after spending a night stuck in the Wyoming backcountry near Togwotee Pass in the Bridger-Teton National Forest. Max Jacoby, Richie Jacoby, Kyle Ryman, Aaron …

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    13 Feb 14