Minnesota
  • Dollars

    Minnesota lawmakers are brushing off an effort by agricultural groups to avoid a legislative audit. Lawmakers on the board that sets the auditor’s agenda say they heard from agricultural commodity councils who wanted off a …

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    18 Apr 13
  • TaxCollector

    Today (THU) is Tax Freedom Day – the day that Americans will have earned enough money to pay this year’s tax obligations at the federal, state, and local levels. Both higher federal taxes and rebounding …

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    18 Apr 13
  • Crash

    An Illinois man was injured on Highway 212 west of Olivia Tuesday afternoon when his semi-truck hit a garbage truck. 29-year-old Michael Wheelock of Lincoln, Illinois was driving his tractor-trailer westbound on 212 when he …

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    17 Apr 13
  • RonaldWenisch

    A 22-year-old Springfield man accused of attacking a woman with a sword has been ordered to undergo a psychiatric evaluation. Ronald Richard Wenisch has reportedly admitted to kicking in the front door of a residence …

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    17 Apr 13
  • ElRodeoFire

    A restaurant in Trimont was destroyed by a fire on Tuesday. Firefighters were called out to the El Rodeo Restaurant and Bar at just after 3am Tuesday, and were on the scene for around 10 …

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    17 Apr 13
  • BankRobbery

    A 26-year-old woman from Washington will spend a year-and-a-half in federal prison for driving the getaway car in a bank robbery in Hutchinson last summer. Erica Lee Reeves was sentenced Tuesday after pleading guilty to …

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    17 Apr 13
  • HalfStaffFlag

    Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has ordered that flags at all state and federal buildings be flown at half-staff until sunset on Saturday to honor the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing. Dayton signed a proclamation …

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    17 Apr 13
  • EPulltabs

    Minnesota House members are considering ways to make electronic pulltab games a more reliable source of funds for the new Minnesota Vikings stadium. The House Commerce Committee met Tuesday to discuss the lagging pulltab sales …

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    17 Apr 13