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Ortman and Seifert Lead Caucus Straw Poll

Ortman and Seifert Lead Caucus Straw Poll

Feb 5, 2014 at 7:07 am

With three-quarters of local Republican party units reporting, state Sen. Julianne Ortman led among Senate hopefuls. Former state Rep. Marty Seifert had an edge among gubernatorial candidates. Read More...

Dayton's hip surgery postponed

Dayton's hip surgery postponed

Feb 4, 2014 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton is postponing his hip surgery so he can attend the memorial service for Joan Mondale. Read More...

Funeral set for Joan Mondale

Funeral set for Joan Mondale

Feb 4, 2014 at 2:02 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Details have been announced for Saturday's funeral service in Minneapolis for former second lady and arts advocate Joan Mondale. Read More...

Governors write to Obama over propane shortage

Governors write to Obama over propane shortage

Feb 4, 2014 at 2:02 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and six other governors are writing to President Obama asking for help in addressing the propane shortage and price increases. Read More...

MPCA investigating oil spill near Winona

MPCA investigating oil spill near Winona

Feb 4, 2014 at 2:02 pm

WINONA, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is investigating after a Canadian Pacific Railway train dribbled about 12,000 gallons of crude oil between Winona and Red Wing in southeastern Minnesota. Read More...

Target taking actions on security

Target taking actions on security

Feb 4, 2014 at 12:12 pm

WASHINGTON (AP) — An executive of Target Corp. says the retailer has taken actions to shore up security following the massive breach of millions of consumers' data during the holiday season. Read More...

BBB Warns You of Mystery Call Scam

BBB Warns You of Mystery Call Scam

Feb 4, 2014 at 12:12 pm

The Better Business Bureau is warning cellphone users to watch out for scam international calls. Read More...

Arbiter: St. Paul officer should be reinstated

Arbiter: St. Paul officer should be reinstated

Feb 4, 2014 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A St. Paul police officer did not use excessive force and should be reinstated after he was fired following his role in a videotaped arrest. Read More...

Farm Rescue accepting applications for planting

Farm Rescue accepting applications for planting

Feb 4, 2014 at 12:12 pm

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (AP) — A nonprofit organization that helps farm families in need is accepting planting applications from farmers in North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa and eastern Montana. Read More...

U restricts building access

U restricts building access

Feb 4, 2014 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The University of Minnesota is shortening the number of hours the public can access seven buildings. Read More...

Mark Dayton has Announced Running Mate

Mark Dayton has Announced Running Mate

Feb 4, 2014 at 10:10 am

Mark Dayton has announced Tina Flint Smith as his running mate. Read More...

Waite Park Library Closed Again

Waite Park Library Closed Again

Feb 4, 2014 at 9:09 am

Waite Park Library closed for second consecutive day due to frozen pipes. Read More...

Farm fatal in Yellow Medicine County

Farm fatal in Yellow Medicine County

Feb 4, 2014 at 8:08 am

CLARKFIELD, Minn. (KNSI) The Yellow Medicine County Sheriff's Office says a 77 year-old man has died in a farm accident near Clarkfield. Read More...

Gov. Dayton to Announce Running Mate

Gov. Dayton to Announce Running Mate

Feb 4, 2014 at 7:07 am

Governor Mark Dayton has chosen a running mate and the new political team will appear for the first time today. Read More...

Joan Mondale dies at 83

Joan Mondale dies at 83

Feb 4, 2014 at 7:07 am

Former second lady Joan Mondale has passed at the age of 83. Read More...

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