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Push for an earlier primary

Push for an earlier primary

Feb 27, 2015 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A group of Republican state senators--including St. Cloud's John Pederson--wants Minnesota to shift its primary election up from August to March in time for next year's presidential race. Read More...

Budget forecast due today

Budget forecast due today

Feb 27, 2015 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A key economic report will help Minnesota lawmakers calibrate expectations for the next budget. Read More...

locals head east to melt Boston's extreme ice

locals head east to melt Boston's extreme ice

Feb 26, 2015 at 6:06 pm

The snow that has buried parts of New England and left homeowners struggling with ice dams has created opportunities for Minnesota companies that melt ice off roofs but have found little work at home in their state's unusually mild winter. Read More...

Hospital records one accidental death in yearly report

Hospital records one accidental death in yearly report

Feb 26, 2015 at 4:04 pm

An annual report recently released by the Minnesota Department of Health on patient safety shows more errors but fewer deaths in Minnesota hospitals in the past year. Read More...

Head-on crash near Monticello results in serious injuries

Head-on crash near Monticello results in serious injuries

Feb 26, 2015 at 3:03 pm

The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a head-on crash between Monticello and Big Lake. Read More...

Teen pleads guilty to supporting terrorism

Teen pleads guilty to supporting terrorism

Feb 26, 2015 at 2:02 pm

A Minneapolis teenager accused of trying to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group has pleaded guilty in federal court. Read More...

Gun owners oppose retaining license plate reader data

Gun owners oppose retaining license plate reader data

Feb 26, 2015 at 2:02 pm

A gun owners group in joining those opposed to the collection and retention of license plate reader data by police in Minnesota. Read More...

Toddler left in car while dad drank at bar, police say

Toddler left in car while dad drank at bar, police say

Feb 26, 2015 at 1:01 pm

A Minnesota father is accused of leaving his toddler in a car with the engine running while he got drunk in a bar. Read More...

GOP senators seeking to move up primary

GOP senators seeking to move up primary

Feb 26, 2015 at 1:01 pm

A group of Republican state senators wants Minnesota to shift its primary election up from August to March in time for next year's presidential race. Read More...

Paynesville killer gets second chance

Paynesville killer gets second chance

Feb 26, 2015 at 1:01 pm

The Minnesota Supreme Court has agreed to take another look at the case of Tim Huber, the 48-year-old Paynesville man convicted of killing Timothy Larson in 2011. Read More...

St. Cloud VA to host homeless meeting

St. Cloud VA to host homeless meeting

Feb 26, 2015 at 1:01 pm

The St. Cloud Health Care System will host a public meeting next month to gather input on plans for a shelter for homeless veterans. Read More...

Stillwater to accept food for fines

Stillwater to accept food for fines

Feb 26, 2015 at 1:01 pm

The city of Stillwater is launching its "Food for Fines" program next month that will allow people to pay off their parking fines during the month of March by donating food items -- instead of paying it off with cash. Read More...

Brainerd fire fueled by propane tanks

Brainerd fire fueled by propane tanks

Feb 26, 2015 at 1:01 pm

Authorities say a huge fire at a farm equipment storage building in Brainerd this week caused an estimated $275,000 damage. Read More...

Adrian Peterson Reinstated

Adrian Peterson Reinstated

Feb 26, 2015 at 11:11 am

After a judge sides with the running back, Adrian Peterson has been reinstated to the Minnesota Vikings. Read More...

Hollywood Spotlight, Thursday

Hollywood Spotlight, Thursday

Feb 26, 2015 at 11:11 am

Your daily dish right out of Hollywood! Read More...

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