Minnesota
  • CougarKilled

    The Department of Natural Resources is investigating the fatal shooting of a cougar in southwest Minnesota. It’s illegal to shoot mountain lions, or cougars, in Minnesota unless they’re posing a threat. Bruce Ihnen says he …

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    02 Dec 11
  • DelbertHuber

    A rural Paynesville man facing a 1st-degree murder charge has still not secured the services of a lawyer to represent him. 81-year-old Delbert Huber is accused of killing 43-year-old Timothy Larson of Albertville in Kandiyohi …

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    01 Dec 11
  • RoadClosed

    While the weather remains relatively mild in southern Minnesota, the Minnesota State Patrol temporarily closed Interstate 94 in northwestern Minnesota Wednesday morning after at least four semis slid on the icy road and blocked traffic. …

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    01 Dec 11
  • Dollars

    The latest state economic forecast will be released Thursday, and reports say Minnesota could face a budget deficit of between half-a-billion to a billion dollars. Earlier this year, the battle over the budget closed down …

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    30 Nov 11
  • PowerLine1

    A Minnesota energy cooperative recently spent $437 million to build a coal-burning power plant in North Dakota. Now it plans to shut it down. Great River Energy says a combination of factors caused it to …

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    30 Nov 11
  • Snowmobile

    A 19-year-old from New London has been sentenced to 62 days in jail and 5 years of probation for stealing a snowmobile last March. Jake Andrew Doty was also ordered to complete 150 hours of …

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    30 Nov 11
  • Drought

    Today (WED) is the last day of autumn by the official meteorological calendar. Weather professionals consider September, October and November as autumn, and this year it’s been the driest on record for much of Minnesota. …

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    30 Nov 11
  • Cows

    Minnesota reversed a short-term slide in milk production last month by holding about even. Meanwhile, production in Wisconsin improved modestly.

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    30 Nov 11