Minnesota News
  • Rate of uninsured in Minnesota drops to record low

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – State health officials say the rate of people in Minnesota without health insurance has fallen to a record low. The Minnesota Department of Health said yesterday that the rate of …

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    01 Mar 16
  • fatal accidents

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Light snow and freezing drizzle have left roads slick in much of Minnesota and are being blamed for dozens of accidents, including two fatalities. The State Patrol temporarily closed an icy part …

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    15 Feb 16
  • Long wait for disability services ends for many in Minnesota

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The number of Minnesotans with disabilities who have to wait a long time for critical social services has fallen sharply in recent months as the state removes long-standing barriers. State officials are …

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    12 Jan 16
  • California Lottery Winning ticket sold near LA

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – A spokesman for the California lottery says a winning Powerball ticket was sold at a store in suburban Los Angeles. Spokesman Alex Traverso tells The Associated Press the jackpot-winning ticket …

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    12 Jan 16
  • Darlene Miller

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A sixth Republican candidate entering the race for Minnesota’s 2nd Congressional District. Prior Lake resident Darlene Miller filed paperwork with the Federal Election Commission to launch her campaign on Wednesday. …

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    07 Jan 16
  • Storm may bring 10 inches of snow to Minnesota, Wisconsin

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A winter storm could bring up to 10 inches of snow to parts of central Minnesota and Wisconsin. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm watch starting Monday afternoon, forecasting …

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    28 Dec 15
  • Rochester community college president resigns under fire

    ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) – The embattled president of Rochester Community and Technical College has resigned. Leslie R. McClellon issued a statement Thursday saying the current environment at the college is not healthy for students and …

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    18 Dec 15
  • New Ulm's police chief pleads guilty to disorderly conduct

    NEW ULM, Minn. (AP) – The police chief of New Ulm has pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct following a domestic assault investigation. Myron Wieland entered the guilty plea Thursday in Brown County. He initially faced …

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    18 Dec 15