Minnesota News

Superior, Wis., passes gay 'conversion therapy' ban

Aug 22, 2019

The city joins seven others in Wisconsin banning the practice.

Weekend traffic: I-35W ramp closures will make downtown Minneapolis access difficult

Aug 22, 2019

With thousands of people heading to the Minnesota State Fair, expect heavy traffic on Hwy. 280, Hwy. 36, I-94 and nearby side streets.

For many State Fairgoers, the first day is the best day

Aug 22, 2019

Everything's pure, everything glistens. And not so crazy even. Others see it as a sign of how the whole 12-day stretch will go.

Minneapolis residents, officials complain about Southwest light-rail construction

Aug 22, 2019

Minneapolis neighbors irked by off-hour building noise. And the city may reconsider after consulting with Met Council.

Charter bus heading to State Fair is hit by another bus; 3 seriously injured

Aug 22, 2019

The drivers and a third person were considered to be in serious condition after leaving the scene, with 24 more treated for bumps and bruises. One of the buses was headed to the State Fair.

Back and forth continues as new Bde Maka Ska signs start to go up

Aug 22, 2019

But the official name of the lake remains in limbo.

Former Vikings player, wife found dead in Long Prairie home; police search for known suspect

Aug 22, 2019

News about the deaths of Barry and Carol Bennett spread quickly among those living in Long Prairie.

Year in jail is max for Apple Valley man for death of 4-year-old son he left in SUV

Aug 22, 2019

The father's sentence could be as short as six months, according to the plea agreement.

Court tells St. Paul: Put trash collection to a vote

Aug 22, 2019

The loss in the high court was the latest setback in a bumpy debut for city-run trash collection.