- 'Dark day' for Mille Lacs walleye stirs uncertainty, anger Updated: Aug-03-15 4:29 pm
ISLE, Minnesota - On the wind-swept shores of Lake Mille Lacs, the abrupt end to this year's walleye fishing season sunk in Monday with a mix of nervousness, resentment and resolve.
- St. Paul police: Robbery victim shot, killed by victim Updated: Aug-03-15 3:14 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Police say a West St. Paul teenager allegedly trying to rob people in St. Paul was shot and killed by one of his victims.
- Divers recover body of man who went missing in Gervais Lake Updated: Aug-03-15 4:01 am
LITTLE CANADA, Minnesota - Authorities say divers have recovered the body of a man who went missing while swimming in a lake north of St. Paul.
- Bag causes ticketing area shutdown at Twin Cities airport Updated: Aug-01-15 4:19 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport has resumed normal operations after an unattended bag caused the airport to shut down part of its ticketing area for about two hours.
- Mille Lacs Band says it will suspend walleye net fishing Updated: Jul-31-15 10:13 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A Minnesota Indian tribe said Friday it would halt netting of walleye on Lake Mille Lacs for a year amid an effort to reduce the strain on one of the state's premier fisheries, an announcement made as Gov. Mark Dayton traveled to the resort area to discuss rescue plans.
- Mother found competent to stand trial in daughter's death Updated: Jul-31-15 8:17 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A judge in Ramsey County has ruled a mother charged with drowning her 6-year-old daughter is competent to stand trial.
- Meeting in federal case on sex offender lockup ruled private Updated: Jul-30-15 5:18 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - When Gov. Mark Dayton, top legislators and other public officials head into a federal courthouse next month to discuss Minnesota's embattled sex offender program, the assembly will be closed to the public.
- Dayton considers special session for Mille Lacs walleye drop Updated: Jul-28-15 8:44 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Gov. Mark Dayton is considering calling a special session if the walleye season is closed on Mille Lacs Lake.
- Public radio's 'Wits' show canceled Updated: Jul-27-15 3:22 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Minnesota-based American Public Media has canceled the "Wits" radio show and put the podcast and stage show on hold.
- 3M's 2nd-quarter performance mixed Updated: Jul-23-15 10:37 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Some lower expenses helped 3M post a higher profit in the second quarter, but foreign currency translation pressured its revenue.
- Developmentally disabled man stunned by police Updated: Jul-23-15 7:55 am
WEST ST. PAUL, Minnesota - West St. Paul police say an officer who used a stun gun on a developmentally disabled man thought he was the suspected gunman authorities had been seeking.
- Plan would turn Minnesota landmark into affordable housing Updated: Jul-22-15 9:17 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A $100 million redevelopment project would transform Fort Snelling's historic military buildings into 190 rental apartments for low-income families, officials said Wednesday.
- Thieves steal solar wire from St. Paul Saints' new ballpark Updated: Jul-21-15 8:32 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Thieves have stolen solar wire valued at about $1,000 from the St. Paul Saints' new ballpark.
- Keillor says he's sure: He's retiring from 'Prairie Home' Updated: Jul-20-15 8:33 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Garrison Keillor, creator and longtime host of the popular "A Prairie Home Companion" radio show, says he means it this time: He's retiring.
- Woman cleared of accusations of trying to kill daughter, 8 Updated: Jul-20-15 5:16 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Authorities have dropped charges against a Falcon Heights mom accused of choking her 8-year-old daughter after doctors determined the incident stemmed from the mother's bad reaction to asthma medication.
- Shoreview man, 22, gets prison for kidnapping girl, 15 Updated: Jul-20-15 5:08 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A 22-year-old Shoreview man has received a five-year prison sentence after he was convicted of kidnapping a 15-year-old girl in a plan to force her to marry him.
- Report: More residents in poverty in Twin Cities suburbs Updated: Jul-17-15 6:53 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A new report by the Metropolitan Council says more residents are living in poverty in metro-area suburbs than in the inner cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, putting a strain on communities that are now struggling to maintain housing, build transportation infrastructure and provide social services that poor residents need.
- State health officials warn of potential meningitis outbreak Updated: Jul-17-15 3:41 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The Minnesota Department of Health is urging men who have sex with men to get vaccinated for meningococcal meningitis.
- Armed man making threats causes hospital to take precautions Updated: Jul-17-15 7:07 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Police say it was a man armed with a knife who was making threats that caused a lockdown at a St. Paul hospital.
- Archbishop Bernard Hebda celebrates first public mass Updated: Jul-12-15 6:11 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The interim leader of the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis celebrated his first public mass since taking over the organization last month.
- St. Paul may settle in excessive force allegations Updated: Jul-12-15 3:35 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - St. Paul's city council will consider whether to pay a $50,000 settlement to a man who says he was treated with excessive force by a police officer.
- Running car stolen with 6-year-old boy in back seat Updated: Jul-11-15 6:26 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - St. Paul police are investigating how a running car was stolen with a 6-year-old boy in the back seat.
- George W. Bush, Katy Perry to headline Starkey fundraiser Updated: Jul-11-15 5:07 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Former President George W. Bush and pop star Katy Perry will headline this year's Starkey Hearing Foundation awards gala in St. Paul.
- Minnesota news in brief at 7:58 p.m. CDT Updated: Jul-10-15 10:02 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - A technology problem with the state's health insurance exchange has generated a backlog of roughly 180,000 health insurance renewals.
- Minnesota chickadee tests positive for bird flu Updated: Jul-10-15 5:25 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Minnesota has confirmed its second case of avian influenza in a wild bird, though it's unclear if the chickadee found a month ago was infected with the strain that has cost farmers millions of chickens and turkeys, the Department of Natural Resources said Friday.