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Environmental and tribal groups hold education summit on Line 3
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October 17, 2018
Minnesota kids take part in chemical exposure study
DETROIT LAKES—The Minnesota Department of Health is conducting a study on chemicals that may harm development in children, and volunteer...
October 17, 2018 - 4:01pm
August 27, 2018
Dayton orders flags at half-staff in honor of Sen. John McCain
In honor and remembrance of U.S. Sen. John McCain, Gov. Mark Dayton ordered all U.S. flags and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings in the state of Minnesota, beginning immediately, until sunset the day of McCain's interment Sunday, Sept. 2....
August 27, 2018 - 7:36pm
June 6, 2018
SD high school golfer lauded for honesty after heartbreaking decision
DELL RAPIDS, S.D.—The final round of the South Dakota Class A state golf meet finished in dramatic fashion on Tuesday, June 5, when Sioux...
June 6, 2018 - 5:38pm
April 26, 2018
Pequot Lakes: Ellison runner-up at state speech meet - Pierson, Miller also place
Pequot Lakes senior Savannah Ellison captured second place in discussion over the weekend at the Class A State Speech Tournament at Apple Valley...
April 26, 2018 - 10:00am
November 20, 2017
Minnesota DNR’s December land sale parcels announced
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will offer 17 parcels by public oral bid auctions in December. Information about each parcel and...
November 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
Christmas tree for Minnesota governor’s residence harvested
A 30-foot-tall white spruce, selected as the state’s official Christmas tree, was cut down Friday, Nov. 17 in the General C.C. Andrews State...
November 20, 2017 - 12:00pm
Area broadband projects held up as example at statewide conference
Resilient Region leaders joined more than 150 broadband leaders from across rural Minnesota last month to compare approaches to expanding access...
November 20, 2017 - 10:00am
Minnesota program reaches more teens trafficked for sex
An evaluation of the state's Safe Harbor Program found most at-risk and sexually exploited youths in the program reported feeling more hopeful and better prepared for the future. Wilder Research completed its second evaluation of Minnesota's Safe Harbor program, a statewide system...
November 20, 2017 - 6:30am
June 22, 2017
Poison hemlock weed found in SE Minnesota, may be elsewhere
St. Paul - The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is warning residents about the dangers of poison hemlock (Conium maculatum), a toxic...
June 22, 2017 - 1:00pm
February 14, 2017
Republican lawmakers target transgender health insurance coverage
ST. PAUL—A bill introduced Monday in the Minnesota House of Representatives would free health insurance companies from having to cover...
February 14, 2017 - 11:23pm
February 5, 2017
Report finds more mental health services needed in schools
A new report on student discipline says schools need more mental health services, counselors and training for teachers dealing with student trauma. The report comes from a working group convened by the Legislature and was heard in the Senate education policy committee Thursday. It...
February 5, 2017 - 7:03pm
January 17, 2017
Bugs in your bungalow? Buyers of imported rustic log furniture should look for signs
ST. PAUL – The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) asks Minnesotans who may have bought rustic log furniture to look for signs of insect...
January 17, 2017 - 11:04am
January 16, 2017
Man with gun shot by Hibbing police officers
A man with a gun was shot and wounded by police officers in Hibbing, Minn., on Friday, Jan. 13, authorities said, and state officials are investigating the incident. Another person was injured in an incident that led officers to be called to the 2900 block of Third Avenue East at...
January 16, 2017 - 11:57am
Woodbury catches its first alleged pimp
Freddie Lockett Jr., 41, of St. Paul is due in Washington County District Court on Wednesday, Jan. 18, to face felony charges with promoting prostitution. He originally appeared in court Jan. 4, and is being held on bail of $60,000 with conditions, $120,000 without conditions. According...
January 16, 2017 - 11:55am
January 9, 2017
Blaine schools closed after city-wide water loss
BLAINE - Blaine residents were without water to drink or bathe Sunday morning as city officials scrambled to restore an interruption described as “a city-wide loss of water.” Residents were instructed to boil drinking water and classes were canceled at six schools for Monday,...
January 9, 2017 - 12:45pm