Minnesota News
  • 3 dead, 5 hurt in I-94 crash in Minneapolis

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota State Patrol says three people were killed and five injured in a crash on Interstate 94 in Minneapolis. Lieutenant Eric Roeske says the three-vehicle crash happened shortly after 1 p.m. …

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    08 Apr 13
  • Bill would fund evaluations for Minn. teachers

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Lawmakers will discuss legislation this week that would help schools pay for evaluations of teachers. Legislation passed in 2010 requires that teachers be evaluated on their classroom performance, and on …

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    08 Apr 13
  • Day care in Cold Spring in middle of tax debate

    COLD SPRING, Minn. (AP) – A licensed child care center in Cold Spring could face forfeiture if a four-year tax debate with Stearns County officials isn’t resolved. Dei Spring Academy is a day care center …

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    08 Apr 13
  • University suspends donor talks amid Sanford deal

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – At a public hearing on a proposal that would give a South Dakota-based company control over Fairview Health Services, the University of Minnesota announced it would suspend talks with donors …

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    08 Apr 13
  • City officials help brew up craft beer growth

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Have a beer, help the economy? That seems to be the idea in some cities that have rushed to embrace craft brewers. The craft brewing scene is bubbling over in …

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    08 Apr 13
  • 2 Duluth prison camp escapees arrested

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – The U.S. Marshals Service says it’s found the two men who walked away from the Duluth prison camp last week. Authorities say Gerald Greenfield and Michael Krzyzaniak were arrested at a …

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    05 Apr 13
  • Ex-KSTP-TV reporter acknowledges joke was mistake

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A fired reporter for a Twin Cities TV station acknowledges his attempt at a joke was irresponsible. Mark Saxenmeyer wanted to do story about a gay Minneapolis couple who attended …

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    05 Apr 13
  • Sexual abuse charges against teacher dropped

    FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) – Attorneys say charges have been dropped against a former Faribault prep school teacher accused of sexually abusing a student in 1980. Rice County prosecutors say too much time has passed since …

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    05 Apr 13