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Powerball jackpot swells to $500 million

Powerball jackpot swells to $500 million

Feb 11, 2015 at 10:10 am

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Officials say the Powerball jackpot has risen to an estimated $500 million, which would make it the fifth largest lottery prize in U.S. history. Read More...

Target announces Minnesota layoffs

Target announces Minnesota layoffs

Feb 11, 2015 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Target Corp. is terminating about 550 employees in the Twin Cities as it ends operations in Canada. Read More...

Budget surplus could be growing

Budget surplus could be growing

Feb 11, 2015 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota tax collections for January ran $85 million ahead of projections, which is likely to feed expectations of an enlarged budget surplus in a report coming later this month. Read More...

Was fatal crash a hit and run?

Was fatal crash a hit and run?

Feb 11, 2015 at 5:05 am

CANNON FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Authorities are now investigating the death of a man who was run over while crossing a highway in southeastern Minnesota as a possible hit-and-run. Read More...

Dayton wants new state airplanes

Dayton wants new state airplanes

Feb 11, 2015 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton is asking the Legislature for $10 million to replace Minnesota's two state-owned airplanes. Read More...

Forest Lake ski team involved in fatal crash

Forest Lake ski team involved in fatal crash

Feb 10, 2015 at 5:05 pm

The Forest Lake Area High School alpine ski team will still compete in Wednesday's state championships at Giants Ridge after being involved in a fatal crash. Read More...

Tips received in Tom Bearson's murder investigation

Tips received in Tom Bearson's murder investigation

Feb 10, 2015 at 3:03 pm

Tips have been coming in a day after investigators asked for the public’s help in identifying a sedan seen near the body of Sartell native Tom Bearson’s body. Read More...

More talk on body cameras for police

More talk on body cameras for police

Feb 10, 2015 at 2:02 pm

Minnesota lawmakers are being advised to think beyond police officer body cameras. Read More...

Pet food recall includes Minnesota

Pet food recall includes Minnesota

Feb 10, 2015 at 2:02 pm

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is alerting consumers about the expanded recall of certain pet food products produced by J.J. Fuds of Valparaiso, Indiana. Read More...

MSP asking public's help in hit-and-run

MSP asking public's help in hit-and-run

Feb 10, 2015 at 1:01 pm

The Minnesota State Patrol is looking for the public’s help in a fatal hit-and-run crash that occurred on Highway 52 near Cannon Falls on Sunday. Read More...

Pilot from Duluth was with NBC anchor on Chinook

Pilot from Duluth was with NBC anchor on Chinook

Feb 10, 2015 at 1:01 pm

A father of four from Duluth says he knows exactly what happened on board the Chinook helicopter carrying NBC anchor Brian Williams over the Iraq desert in 2003. Allan Kelly was one of three pilots on the helicopter. Read More...

Body of man released without autopsy

Body of man released without autopsy

Feb 10, 2015 at 1:01 pm

An autopsy will not be conducted on the body of a Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe member who died over the weekend following a car accident near Cromwell. Read More...

Bagel recall over concerns about nuts

Bagel recall over concerns about nuts

Feb 10, 2015 at 1:01 pm

A St. Paul-based baked goods company is warning consumers some of its bagels could have been contaminated with nut products due to a mistake by the ingredient supplier. Read More...

Sauk Rapids, Sartell receive state grants

Sauk Rapids, Sartell receive state grants

Feb 10, 2015 at 1:01 pm

The Minnesota Department of Transportation has announced a new round of Safe Routes to School grants for 101 schools and organizations statewide. Read More...

Head-on crash near Hutchinson injures two

Head-on crash near Hutchinson injures two

Feb 10, 2015 at 1:01 pm

Two people were injured this morning in a head-on crash on Minnesota Highway 22 northwest of Hutchinson. Read More...

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