Minnesota News
  • Pregnant girlfriend says she was prostituted

    HASTINGS, Minn. (AP) – A 19-year-old Burnsville man is charged with forcing his pregnant girlfriend into prostitution. The woman was arrested at a Burnsville motel by an undercover officer Jan. 11. She told investigators her …

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    19 Jan 12
  • Temperatures stay below zero in Minn, Wis

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Bitter cold settles into Minnesota and Wisconsin with temperatures expected to stay below zero Thursday in many regions. Some schools delayed classes 2 hours because of the bitter cold, including those in …

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    19 Jan 12
  • State will review pregnancy centers’ information

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A pro-abortion rights group says state-supported pregnancy centers in Minnesota are offering inaccurate information about the procedure and its health risks. NARAL Pro-Choice Minnesota says it conducted its own undercover investigation by …

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    19 Jan 12
  • Suspect in Fargo-Moorhead robbery sentenced

    FARGO, N.D. (AP) – The last of three men charged in an armed robbery last February of a Fargo-Moorhead convenience store has been sentenced. The Forum newspaper reports that 24-year-old Anthony Collier of Chicago was …

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    19 Jan 12
  • Friends pray for US pair missing in ship disaster

    Friends awaiting news of the fate of a Minnesota couple missing since last week have turned to each other for support

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    19 Jan 12
  • Minn. district to redo controversial topics policy

    COON RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s largest school district plans to rework a proposed controversial topics policy that came under criticism. The Anoka-Hennepin School District administration plans to present a “respectful learning environment curriculum policy” …

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    19 Jan 12
  • Minn. couple claims $2.61M Hot Lotto jackpot

    ROSEVILLE, Minn. (AP) – A Grand Rapids couple has come forward with a winning Hot Lotto ticket worth $2.61 million. Sandy and Don Conrad accepted a symbolic oversized check Wednesday at Minnesota State Lottery headquarters. …

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    19 Jan 12
  • Man accused of men’s room secret taping at MSP

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A Florida man is accused of secretly taping men using a restroom at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Thirty-four-year-old Joshua Fletcher of Valrico, Fla., is charged with two gross misdemeanors of interference with …

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    19 Jan 12