Minnesota News
  • The Latest Tributes to Prince spring up across the US

    CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) – The Latest on the death of pop superstar Prince (all times local): 1 a.m. Tributes to Prince are springing up across the country, on buildings, bridges and Broadway. In New Orleans, …

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    22 Apr 16
  • Cold, precipitation put damper on Minnesota spring fieldwork

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Below-normal temperatures and intermittent rain and snow combine to put a damper on spring fieldwork across Minnesota. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says only 1.7 days were suitable for fieldwork …

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    12 Apr 16
  • Minnesota law agencies to crack down on distracted drivers

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota law agencies have a message for motorists – put down that phone and drive. More than 300 agencies will soon launch a statewide campaign to crack down on distracted …

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    07 Apr 16
  • Teens attack Metro Transit bus driver; 1 juvenile detained

    EDINA, Minn. (AP) – A Metro Transit bus driver is recovering at home after several teenagers assaulted him at a stop in suburban Minneapolis last week. The attack happened over noontime Thursday at the Southdale …

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    06 Apr 16
  • Minnesota's body camera debate may drag out past 2016

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A massive divide over how to regulate the use of body cameras could hang up legislation as the state’s largest police department deploys the technology this year in Minneapolis. Dozens …

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    31 Mar 16
  • Minneapolis protest outside police precinct

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Demonstrators protesting the decision not to charge two Minneapolis police officers in the killing of unarmed black man have made their way to a police precinct. About 200 people stood outside the …

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    31 Mar 16
  • Activists to rally after decision in Clark case

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Latest on an expected decision on whether charges will be filed in the death of Jamar Clark, a 24-year-old black man who died after he was shot Nov. 15 by Minneapolis …

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    30 Mar 16
  • Lawmakers say first step in upgrading IDs moving forward

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota House has overwhelmingly approved a bill that sets in motion necessary upgrades to Minnesota driver’s licenses. The measure was approved in a 125-to-2 vote Tuesday night. Republican Representative …

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    30 Mar 16