- 93-year-old woman dies after house fire near River Falls Updated: Feb-13-16 1:28 pm
RIVER FALLS, Wisconsin - The Pierce County Sheriff's Department says a 93-year-old woman has died after a fire destroyed her home near River Falls in western Wisconsin.
- Deportation for man who concealed Bosnian war-era crimes Updated: Feb-11-16 6:53 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A man who came to the U.S. as a refugee from war-torn Bosnia almost two decades ago will be deported for concealing a long criminal past in his home country, including the killing of an elderly Serbian neighbor, a federal judge said Thursday.
- Sanders plans Minneapolis stop to talk black voter issues Updated: Feb-11-16 6:18 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is planning a stop in Minnesota to talk about issues facing black residents.
- County votes to chip in on St. Paul-to-Chicago rail study Updated: Feb-11-16 7:09 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Ramsey County officials have voted to provide up to $300,000 for the study of a second daily round-trip train between St. Paul and Chicago.
- Police: School bus driver allegedly fell asleep before crash Updated: Feb-10-16 7:27 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - St. Paul police say a school bus driver apparently fell asleep before crashing into three parked cars and nearly striking a building.
- St. Paul mayor: Ice race to go on despite planned protest Updated: Feb-10-16 4:27 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The mayor of St. Paul says a large ice cross race will go on as scheduled, despite plans by the group Black Lives Matter to disrupt it if a police officer isn't fired.
- Judge declines to dismiss St. Paul skyway arrest lawsuit Updated: Feb-10-16 4:32 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A federal judge has declined to dismiss a lawsuit from a man arrested by police who used a stun gun against him in St. Paul's skyway system in 2014.
- Dayton asks for no charges against airport protesters Updated: Feb-09-16 6:11 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Gov. Mark Dayton has asked Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport officials not to press charges against Black Lives Matter protesters who shut down roads to the airport.
- Moving 911 from analog to the digital world Updated: Feb-09-16 10:57 am
MINNEAPOLIS - A large dispatch center in the Twin Cities is adopting new technology that will improve calls to 911.
- St. Paul says city not at fault in police dog attack Updated: Feb-09-16 9:49 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The city of St. Paul's response to a lawsuit by a woman who says she was repeatedly bitten by a police dog has been made public.
- Foul-smelling 'corpse flower' blooms at U of Minnesota Updated: Feb-08-16 8:42 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A pungent plant known as a "corpse flower" is blooming at the University of Minnesota.
- 2nd man convicted in 2014 Minnesota pawnshop robbery Updated: Feb-07-16 6:57 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A second man has been convicted for his role in a Roseville pawnshop robbery that left a cashier shot and wounded.
- Woman bitten by St. Paul police dog sues city Updated: Feb-07-16 5:58 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A woman is suing the city of St. Paul after she was bitten by a police dog more than two years ago.
- Charges say ex-officer assaulted teen at St. Paul group home Updated: Feb-06-16 8:11 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A retired St. Paul police officer who was a Golden Gloves boxer is accused of physically assaulting a 14-year-old boy at a group home where he worked as a counselor.
- Minnesota auditor sues over law allowing private audits Updated: Feb-04-16 6:29 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - State Auditor Rebecca Otto filed a lawsuit Thursday challenging a new state law that diminished her office's powers, a long-awaited step that will add to the state's growing legal tab on the issue.
- Minnesota collegiate system focuses on low-income students Updated: Feb-04-16 3:05 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Minnesota State Colleges and Universities is putting an emphasis on addressing basic human needs in hopes of improving results for its growing proportion of low-income students.
- Animal rights group protests cowboy monkey Updated: Feb-04-16 9:43 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - An animal rights group wants "Whiplash the Cowboy Monkey" pulled from a weekend rodeo in St. Paul.
- St. Paul to look into regulating short-term rental companies Updated: Feb-04-16 5:25 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The city of St. Paul will look into regulating short-term rental companies following a vote by the City Council.
- School kisses Valentine's Day and other holidays goodbye Updated: Feb-03-16 12:41 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Students at a Minnesota elementary school won't be exchanging valentines, or celebrating Thanksgiving, Christmas or Halloween.
- Dayton: Hospital stay after fainting no reason to worry Updated: Feb-02-16 2:33 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Gov. Mark Dayton brushed off worries over his health Tuesday morning, saying his brief hospital stay this week should be not cause for broader concern over his ability to lead.
- Minnesota governor released from hospital after fainting Updated: Feb-01-16 7:28 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton was released from the hospital Monday afternoon, a day after the 69-year-old governor fainted at a hot and crowded event.
- St. Jude 4Q profit drops on costs but tops forecasts Updated: Jan-27-16 8:50 am
NEW YORK - St. Jude Medical Inc.'s fourth quarter profit fell 54 percent on a mix of lackluster sales and higher expenses, but its adjusted results still beat expectations.
- Weak demand sinks 3M's 4Q profit and revenue Updated: Jan-26-16 9:40 am
NEW YORK - Weaker demand for consumer and industrial goods drove 3M's fourth-quarter profit and revenue lower, but the results still topped Wall Street expectations.
- Figure Skating program uses picture of wrong Twin City Updated: Jan-24-16 10:17 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The event program for the U.S. Figure Skating Championships in Minnesota gained a bit attention on social media for all the wrong reasons after St. Paul's mayor noticed it features a photo of the other Twin City.
- Metzen to retire from Senate after 42 years of service Updated: Jan-23-16 4:45 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Democratic Sen. Jim Metzen, whose 42 years in the Legislature make him one of Minnesota's longest-serving state lawmakers, said Saturday that he won't seek re-election.