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  • Zimmerman Trial Continues

    SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — A neighbor of George Zimmerman who had perhaps the best view of the struggle between the neighborhood watch volunteer and Trayvon Martin has taken the witness stand in Zimmerman’s murder trial. …

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    28 Jun 13
  • One Piece Still Remains to Finalize Morris-Cyrus Consolidation

    The Morris And Cyrus School Districts are still waiting for a newdistrict number, to officially dissolve the two existing districts andform a newly consolidated district. Although the new district willassume the Morris Area Public Schools …

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    10 Jun 13
  • DNR to Offer State Lands at Public Auction

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will offer forsale more than 20 parcels of state lands at two public auctions to beheld July 23-24.  A third auction date has been scheduled on July 30to offer any …

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    10 Jun 13
  • Gophers Season Ends With 7-4 Loss To Nebraska

    Minnesota dropped a 7-4 decision to Nebraska in the Big Ten Baseball Tournament this afternoon at Target Field. The Gophers, who beat Illinois 3-1 earlier in the day, are eliminated from the tournament. Minnesota, who …

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    24 May 13
  • Minnesota’s Youth Tobacco Sales

    Minnesota last year achieved a 99 percent compliance rate, its highest ever, with state and federal laws prohibiting the sale of tobacco products to people under 18 years old. “With tobacco use being the leading …

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    13 May 13
  • Minnesota Supreme Court on the Road

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Supreme Court is hearing oral arguments at Roseville Area High School this week, as part of its effort to promote understanding of the judiciary. The Supreme Court convenes …

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    06 May 13
  • Fargo Flood Cresting Lower than Expected

    FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The National Weather Service says the Red River will likely top out in Fargo at the low end of the predicted crest range. The forecast, updated Sunday, shows the river topping …

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    29 Apr 13
  • April 21-27 is Wildfire Prevention Week

    Gov. Mark Dayton has proclaimed April 21-27 Wildfire Prevention Week, as most wildfires in Minnesota occur in April and May. Once this year’s snow melts, hazardous fire conditions are likely. Minnesota wildland firefighters extinguish an …

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    23 Apr 13