Minnesota News
  • Army vet Hegseth seeks GOP US Senate nod

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A U.S. Army veteran who served in Afghanistan and Iraq says he wants to be the Republican opponent to Democratic U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar. Pete Hegseth tells the Star Tribune …

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    22 Feb 12
  • School HR director gets big payout in departure

    BURNSVILLE, Minn. (AP) – A severance agreement between the Burnsville school district and its human resources director paid her more than $250,000, but the district and school board isn’t saying what prompted her departure. The …

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    22 Feb 12
  • Anti-racism campaign prompts separatist rally

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – An anti-racism campaign in Duluth has prompted a white supremacy group to schedule a local rally. Organizer Robert Hester says his group, Supreme White Alliance,will hold a rally at the Duluth …

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    22 Feb 12
  • Man escapes from custody in Beltrami County

    BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) – Authorities in northern Minnesota are searching for a man who escaped from custody, then led authorities on a high speed chase through the Red Lake Indian Reservation. The Beltrami County Sheriff’s …

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    22 Feb 12
  • Proposed mission change for Duluth fighter wing

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – Proposed budget cuts in the U. S. Department of Defense could mean a change in missions for the Minnesota Air National Guard’s 148th Fighter Wing at Duluth. Currently the base is …

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    22 Feb 12
  • Judge: Ruling within 90 days on child care vote

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A Ramsey County judge says he’ll decide within 90 days whether Minnesota child care workers can proceed with a vote to unionize. Judge Dale Lindman said he will consider arguments …

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    22 Feb 12
  • Vikings official: Stadium negotiations ongoing

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Vikings vice president Lester Bagley says negotiations for a new stadium are ongoing. Team owner Zygi Wilf met Tuesday with Gov. Mark Dayton and chief authors of the stadium bill. Bagley says …

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    22 Feb 12
  • Duluth hockey fans warned after racist chants

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – Students who own season tickets to Minnesota-Duluth’s men’s hockey games are being warned to shape up after reports of racist chants during recent games against the North Dakota Fighting Sioux. Athletic …

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    22 Feb 12