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  • ecigs

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Poison Control System officials say they’re seeing a sharp increase in the number of young people being harmed by e-cigarette liquid. In 2012, the poison center received five reports …

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    18 Mar 14
  • Spring Truck Weight Restrictions

    Spring truck weight restrictions on state highways begin today for Minnesota’s central frost zone, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.  The Central frost zone extends south from the southern limit of the North-Central zone …

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    18 Mar 14
  • wolf

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Opponents of Minnesota’s wolf hunt will take their case to state lawmakers this week. The Senate Environment and Energy Committee takes up a bill Tuesday that would require the Department …

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    10 Mar 14
  • winona county1

    PICKWICK, Minn. (AP) — A former Winona State University professor shot in his home in Winona County has died at a La Crosse, Wis., hospital. Winona County Sheriff Dave Brand says 72-year-old Mickey Ellenbecker was …

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    10 Mar 14
  • firefightergeneric

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — It took firefighters and equipment from seven Mankato area agencies to fight a fire at a blacktop company. Thick, black smoke billowed from the fire at WW Blacktopping Sunday afternoon. The …

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    10 Mar 14
  • sleepy eye school

    SLEEPY EYE, Minn. (AP) — Sleepy Eye High School will be open to students, despite a day off from classes. School district administrators will open the school from 10 a.m. to noon Monday for students …

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    10 Mar 14
  • Farm Bill

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson says he’s pleased his colleagues were able to put aside partisanship and assemble a five-year farm bill that’s expected to get a vote on the House floor Wednesday. …

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    28 Jan 14
  • Torrey Westrom, Morris

    Minnesota State Senator Torrey Westrom, and Elbow Lake Republican, has announced his plans to run for Congress in 2014 in Minnesota’s 7th district. “As Minnesota families are crushed by burdensome regulations and overreaching government policies …

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    06 Dec 13