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State holds open houses on gypsy moth treatments

State holds open houses on gypsy moth treatments

Mar 26, 2012 at 12:12 pm

CLOQUET, Minn. (AP) - The Minnesota Department of Agriculture holds two open houses Monday on proposed gypsy moth suppression treatments in St. Louis and Carlton counties. Read More...

Crews from Coen Bros. filming in Steele County

Crews from Coen Bros. filming in Steele County

Mar 26, 2012 at 11:11 am

MEDFORD, Minn. (AP) - The Coen Brothers needed some bare trees in the background for their latest film project. The trees on the East Coast had already started to bud, so the Minnesota-born brothers turned to Steele County. Read More...

Minnesota Senate passes photo ID amendment

Minnesota Senate passes photo ID amendment

Mar 24, 2012 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Minnesota voters are steps away from seeing a photo ID constitutional amendment on the ballot. Read More...

Minnesota ethics panel bogs down over senator's case

Minnesota ethics panel bogs down over senator's case

Mar 23, 2012 at 5:05 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A Minnesota Senate committee is deadlocked over how to handle an ethics complaint against one of their own for how he dealt with reports of an affair between a staff member and the Senate majority leader. Read More...

Oakdale school blocks porn actress prom date

Oakdale school blocks porn actress prom date

Mar 23, 2012 at 5:05 pm

OAKDALE, Minn. (AP) - An Oakdale high school senior who turned to the porn industry for a prom date found a couple of takers, but school administrators say the X-rated actresses aren't welcome. Read More...

Senate panel clarifies DWI immunity

Senate panel clarifies DWI immunity

Mar 23, 2012 at 5:05 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A state Senate committee has approved a measure that makes it clear -- legislators are not immune from a drunken driving arrest. Read More...

Bachmann owes $1 million in campaign debt

Bachmann owes $1 million in campaign debt

Mar 23, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Republican Michele Bachmann owes more than $1 million from her unsuccessful presidential bid. Read More...

Photo ID headed for Senate floor

Photo ID headed for Senate floor

Mar 23, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A push to require Minnesota residents to show photo ID before they vote is on the verge of clearing one of its last major hurdles. Read More...

DNR pleased with relaunch of reservations system

DNR pleased with relaunch of reservations system

Mar 22, 2012 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Officials say they're pleased with the relaunch of a troubled campground reservations system for Minnesota state parks. Read More...

St. Cloud native, hotelier Graves eyes 6th District run

St. Cloud native, hotelier Graves eyes 6th District run

Mar 22, 2012 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Another Minnesota businessman is exploring a 6th District run as a Democrat against Rep. Michele Bachmann. Read More...

Minnesota Senate passes bills to ease shutdown pain

Minnesota Senate passes bills to ease shutdown pain

Mar 22, 2012 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The Minnesota Senate has passed bills that would keep state parks open and the State Lottery operating in future state government shutdowns. Read More...

Stillwater businessman seeks DFL nod against Bachmann

Stillwater businessman seeks DFL nod against Bachmann

Mar 22, 2012 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A businessman from the Stillwater area says he is seeking the Democratic endorsement to challenge U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann in November Read More...

Minnesota teen wrapped in blanket struck and killed

Minnesota teen wrapped in blanket struck and killed

Mar 22, 2012 at 12:12 pm

NORWOOD YOUNG AMERICA, Minn. (AP) - The Minnesota State Patrol says a teenager was struck and killed on a Carver County highway after wrapping himself in a dark blanket and lying down on the road before sunrise. Read More...

Minnesota has 3 straight months of 'strong job growth'

Minnesota has 3 straight months of 'strong job growth'

Mar 22, 2012 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - New data from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development show the state added 6,200 jobs in February. Read More...

St. Cloud woman among 3 dead in Glencoe plane crash

St. Cloud woman among 3 dead in Glencoe plane crash

Mar 22, 2012 at 7:07 am

GLENCOE, Minn. (AP) – Relatives say three family members on their way to Colorado to watch a high school play died when their small plane crashed near the central Minnesota community of Glencoe. Read More...

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