- Power outage forces restoration of ice for Blackhawks-Wild Updated: May-05-15 7:39 pm
- Armed robber takes Nepal donations Updated: May-04-15 8:28 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Police in St. Paul are looking for a man who robbed a small grocery store and took donations collected for Nepal earthquake victims.
- St. Paul teacher named Minnesota's Teacher of the Year Updated: May-04-15 12:20 am
BLOOMINGTON, Minnesota - A St. Paul high school teacher who teaches writing and English to immigrant students has been named Minnesota's 2015 Teacher of the Year.
- Minnesota news in brief at 9:55 p.m. CDT Updated: May-03-15 10:58 pm
St. Paul teacher named Minnesota's Teacher of the Year
- St. Paul Saints to hold open tryouts at new ballpark Updated: May-03-15 3:02 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The St. Paul Saints will hold open tryouts for the first time in their new ballpark.
- Minnesota infant deaths reflect racial gap Updated: Apr-30-15 3:29 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A new report from Minnesota health officials says babies born to black mothers are more than twice as likely to die in infancy as children born to white mothers, giving the state one of the widest infant mortality gaps in the nation.
- Woman killed by light rail train was Senate staffer Updated: Apr-30-15 1:56 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A woman struck and killed by a light rail train in St. Paul was a longtime state Senate staff member.
- Hundreds gather in St. Paul for Nepal vigil Updated: Apr-30-15 8:40 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - About 500 people gathered at the state Capitol mall to mourn the victims of the devastating earthquake in Nepal.
- St. Paul man faces charges after found with missing girl Updated: Apr-30-15 5:35 am
HASTINGS, Minnesota - A 21-year-old faces charges after authorities say he was found with a missing 15-year-old girl in Hastings.
- Supersized tax cut plan passes House, but much in its way Updated: Apr-29-15 9:29 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - In a debate that took them from a lake town pie shop to the moon, Minnesota House lawmakers dueled Wednesday over who would gain most from a Republican-written tax plan that aims for more than $2 billion in breaks soon and double that down the road.
- Minnesota approves 2 labs to test medical pot Updated: Apr-29-15 12:57 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Minnesota has approved two labs to test the medical marijuana produced by the two manufacturers the state approved earlier.
- State Patrol: 8-year-old drives car with 2 kids inside Updated: Apr-29-15 6:37 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Authorities say an 8-year-old boy drove his foster family's car with two younger children inside from St. Paul to Mounds View before pulling safely into a random driveway.
- Senate Democrats sign lease for downtown St. Paul office Updated: Apr-28-15 6:50 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Minnesota state senators have found some new digs in downtown St. Paul.
- Men in capsized canoe not wearing life jackets Updated: Apr-27-15 7:34 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The sister of a St. Paul man who drowned after his canoe capsized on a Ramsey County lake says his death could have been prevented.
- No injuries in St. Paul duplex fire that displaced 15 Updated: Apr-27-15 6:55 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Eastern Minnesota authorities say no one was injured in a duplex fire that displaced 15 people over the weekend.
- Parise, Wild advance with 4-1 win over Blues Updated: Apr-26-15 8:47 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Minnesota was killing an early penalty when Zach Parise snagged a loose puck in the neutral zone, raced away from St. Louis and triggered a huge roar from the home crowd with his highlight-reel goal off a bad-angle shot.
- House GOP finalizes bid in education funding debate Updated: Apr-25-15 7:40 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - House Republicans have finalized their bid in Minnesota's education funding debate, setting up a clash with Democrats calling for the state to invest a bigger chunk of its projected fiscal windfall in children and schools.
- Minnesota zoos taking steps against bird flu Updated: Apr-25-15 4:31 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Minnesota's zoos are taking steps to protect their birds from avian influenza.
- Cities face millions in wastewater upgrades, repairs Updated: Apr-25-15 11:13 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Public works employees in the southwestern city of Minneota frequently hang inside manholes, poking with a long stick to move chunks of human waste and refuse that block sewer flow. The mayor of Winsted, a city of about 2,400, wonders how he'll pay for a $7 million upgrade to the town's wastewater treatment facility to meet new environmental standards. In Detroit Lakes, residents face a doubling of sewer rates to pay for a new wastewater facility.
- Gun-weary Senate makes surprise turn to legalize silencers Updated: Apr-24-15 1:01 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Minnesota's Senate added language to a bill Thursday that would legalize gun silencers - a surprise development as majority Democrats had shown little interest in changing the state's gun laws and a direct challenge to Gov. Mark Dayton's promise that such a measure would meet his veto pen.
- Stronger US dollar hurts 3M's earnings and outlook Updated: Apr-23-15 9:16 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - 3M reported disappointing financial results for its first quarter due to the stronger U.S. dollar.
- Toyota asks for lower jury award, new trial in fatal crash Updated: Apr-22-15 9:19 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - A federal judge on Wednesday heard arguments about whether Toyota Motor Corp. should be granted a new trial or should pay less than the $11 million awarded to plaintiffs in a lawsuit resulting from a fatal crash in Minnesota.
- Minnesota officials defend camera ban for prison interviews Updated: Apr-22-15 4:50 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Gov. Mark Dayton's administration defended its new ban on cameras for prison inmate interviews Wednesday, saying the policy change is meant to shield crime victims from harmful images of their assailants and remove the prospect of images circulating on the Internet as inmates make the transition back to everyday life.
- St. Jude Medical climbs to all-time highs after 1Q results Updated: Apr-22-15 12:07 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The first-quarter performance of St. Jude Medical eclipsed the negative effects of the strong dollar and shares of the medical device maker hit an all-time high Wednesday.
- Green Tree to pay $63M to settle loan servicing allegations Updated: Apr-21-15 4:01 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The federal government says Green Tree Servicing LLC will pay $63 million to settle allegations of illegal loan servicing and debt collection practices.