Minnesota News
  • Minn. man gets 25 years in teen gang rape

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A St. Paul man convicted of planning the gang rape of a teenage girl has been sentenced to 25 years in prison. Twenty-five-year-old Mang Yang was among nine men and …

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    28 Mar 13
  • No charges against St. Paul cops in fatal shooting

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A grand jury has decided against charging two St. Paul police officers in the fatal shooting of a drug suspect in October. The Ramsey County attorney’s office says the grand …

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    28 Mar 13
  • Minn.’s largest synagogue vandalized with graffiti

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota’s largest synagogue has been vandalized with graffiti during Passover. Purple spray-painted letters were left on all sides of Temple Israel in the Minneapolis Uptown neighborhood. Graffiti also was left on the …

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    28 Mar 13
  • Train cars derail in Minnesota, spill crude oil

    PARKERS PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – Crews have controlled a crude oil spill after a Canadian Pacific train derailed in Minnesota. The Otter Tail Sheriff’s Department says the 94-car train was headed south near Parkers Prairie …

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    28 Mar 13
  • Prairie Island plant getting extra inspections

    RED WING, Minn. (AP) – The Prairie Island nuclear power plant near Red Wing is getting extra inspections from the federal government, after a delay in repairing a radiation detector. A radiation detector in Prairie …

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    28 Mar 13
  • Lake Pepin ice getting thicker instead of melting

    WINONA, Minn. (AP) – Spring is already a week old but there is still no sign of the first towboat of the season in the Winona area. As of Wednesday, the nearest tow was the …

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    28 Mar 13
  • ND man might change plea in Wis. daughters’ deaths

    HUDSON, Wis. (AP) – The defense says a North Dakota man accused of killing his three daughters in Wisconsin might admit to the crimes but maintain an insanity claim. Defense attorney John Kucinski tells the …

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    27 Mar 13
  • Study: Health overhaul to raise Minn. claims costs

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A new study says medical claim costs for Minnesotans with individual health insurance policies won’t jump as much as the projected national average. The study by the Society of Actuaries projects that …

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    27 Mar 13