Distracted driving 'epidemic' blamed for crash that killed teacher, daughter in S. Minn.

Sep 18, 2018

A leading state official said phone use, other distractions contribute to roughly one in four traffic deaths in Minnesota.

Hennepin eyes a 5.5 percent increase in the property tax levy

Sep 18, 2018

Surging costs for child protection and county workers are justification, say county officials.

Minnesota's corporate leaders join fight against opioids

Sep 18, 2018

Tight labor market adds incentives for businesses as addiction spreads to ordinary workplaces.

Minneapolis set to pay Sally Yates $195K for ketamine investigation

Sep 18, 2018

The former acting U.S. Attorney General will lead a probe into whether police crossed the line.

An aspirin a day? Not necessarily

Sep 18, 2018

Latest data suggest that, for healthy people, there’s no benefit – but some risks.

Guilty plea in humiliating attack on older woman in Minneapolis bus shelter posted on Facebook

Sep 18, 2018

One person among many intervened while the others “do nothing,” according to authorities.

Third Minnesota measles case prompts warning about international travel

Sep 17, 2018

Unvaccinated children at risk in some overseas nations, officials say.

Orono grandma fears losing her lake property in dock-rental dispute

Sep 18, 2018

The city only allows marinas to lease slips on Lake Minnetonka.