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    Murder charges against 34 year old Michael Hansen of Alexandria were dismissed Friday after a motion was filed by the Douglas County Attorney’s Office dismissing the indictment. Hansen was found guilty by a jury in …

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    23 Sep 11
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The University of Minnesota is set to inaugurate Eric Kaler as the school’s 16th president with the formal presentation of the mace and medallion, symbols of university leadership, by Gov. Mark Dayton. The ceremony is …

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    22 Sep 11
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minneapolis city officials want at least $30 million from proceeds of the Metrodome, revenue that developers of a new stadium in Arden Hills were counting on. Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak says city officials learned …

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    22 Sep 11
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – U.S. Census Bureau figures released Thursday show fewer people are moving to Minnesota. The number of people moving to the state has declined 19 percent since 2006. Metropolitan Council research manager Libbing Starling says …

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    22 Sep 11
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    ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Fire Marshal Al Christie says the investigation into an explosion near Britton that killed two volunteer firefighters and injured a third will take at least a couple more weeks. Christie tells The …

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    22 Sep 11
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    FARGO, N.D. (AP) – Members of Congress from both sides of the Red River of eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota are asking President Barack Obama to include $30 million in his next budget for work on a …

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    22 Sep 11
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    WATERTOWN, S.D. (AP) – An electronics manufacturer in Watertown broke ground this week on an $11 million expansion project. The Public Opinion newspaper reports (http://bit.ly/qpQcU8 ) that OEM Worldwide plans to add as many as 150 new jobs …

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    22 Sep 11
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    The Appleton City Council has heard a short presentation from the Appleton Area Health Services, mainly in reference to the nursing home numbers in the last couple of months. City Clerk Roman Fiddler says the …

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    22 Sep 11