Minnesota News
  • blg standoff

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Prosecutors allege an 84-year-old Maplewood man fatally shot his son in a dispute about installing cable in the family home. Pang Se Vang is charged with second-degree murder in …

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    28 Mar 14
  • Minnesota regulators back solar plan

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota regulators have backed a proposed large-scale solar energy project that would generate power for Xcel Energy. Edina-based Geronimo Energy wants to build 20 large solar power arrays next …

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    28 Mar 14
  • MNsure (1)

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Callers to Minnesota’s health insurance exchange are experiencing longer waits this week as the deadline for open enrollment approaches. As expected, MNsure is experiencing an upsurge in calls as …

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    28 Mar 14
  • Minn. House panel votes to strip abusers of guns

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A Minnesota House panel has approved a measure that would ban people convicted of domestic abuse from having guns. The public safety committee approved the measure Tuesday on a …

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    26 Mar 14
  • Minn. Senate panel to consider Sun. alcohol sales

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota state senators are ready to reveal a wide-ranging liquor proposal expected to allow some Sunday alcohol sales. The legislation before the Senate Commerce Committee on Wednesday is unlikely …

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    26 Mar 14
  • Quarantine call for horses in Twin Cities area

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Horse owners in the Twin Cities area are being urging to quarantine the animals due to a deadly equine virus, even though they may not be showing symptoms of the illness. University …

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    25 Mar 14
  • MNsure (1)

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Officials with Minnesota’s health insurance exchange say consumers who make a good faith effort to enroll for coverage by the 11:59 p.m. March 31st deadline but run into problems and can’t …

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    25 Mar 14
  • Mankato Democrat to retire from Legislature

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – A Mankato Democrat says she will retire from the Legislature when her term ends this year. ¬†district includes Eagle Lake and most of Mankato. The 69-year-old Brynaert has represented the district …

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    24 Mar 14