The Minnesota Congresswoman becomes the first Republican presidential candidate to sign the pledge from the group Americans For Securing Our Border. Their goal is to have the fence completed by the end of 2013. At a campaign appearance in Perry, Iowa, Bachmann said illegal immigration is both an economic and a security issue.
Pedestrian dies after being struck by motorist in Rosemount
It happened around 5 p.m. Wednesday.
X-rays negative after Karl-Anthony Towns takes scary fall
Towns crashed hard to the ground late in the game Wednesday night.
2 more homicides push Minneapolis closer to record set in 1995
The deadly shootings happened on the city's North Side Wednesday night.
KAT sets a franchise record, leaves early in loss to Wizards
Towns fell on his back in the final minutes of a loss in Washington.
Man shot by police in Forest Lake dies from injuries
It was one of two police shootings in the Twin Cities on the same day, both of which proved fatal.
'Everyone should really be masking up' in public, Malcolm says
The health commissioner said residents have gotten "a little bit lax" with some protective measures.
Byron Buxton believes he's the best player in baseball
"Nobody [does] the things that I do. I know that."
Edibles coming to Minnesota's medical marijuana program
MDH also announced it will not add anxiety as qualifying condition.
Police reveal new details about 'coordinated' Best Buy thefts
A large group stole thousands of dollars in merchandise from three Twin Cities Best Buy stores.
New tenant revealed for former Libertine spot in Uptown
The space will combine playful art offerings with a restaurant.
Bachmann's entire New Hampshire team quits in frustration
Michele Bachmann's paid staff in New Hampshire has reportedly quit en masse, and apparently they wanted to do it earlier but were afraid it would hurt her candidacy.
Bachmann campaign disputes reports that entire New Hampshire staff quit
A spokeswoman for Michele Bachmann says the presidential campaign has received no word that its New Hampshire staff members have quit. But reports persist that some - or all - of Bachmann's staff in that state is resigning.
Poll: Public supports Bachmann's position on HPV vaccine
The survey from The Atlantic reveals more than half of voters oppose the policy lead by Gov. Rick Perry that made the injections mandatory. Despite that approval, many don't agree with the Republican Congresswoman on her suggestion that the vaccine causes mental retardation.
Bachmann promises she's in it 'for the long run'
Presidential candidate Michele Bachmann says she’s in the campaign for the long term. The day after the latest GOP candidate debate Bachmann insists the race consists of more than front-runners Rick Perry and Mitt Romney. Bachmann is skipping the Florida straw poll, saying the balloting there is too narrow.
Bachmann says staff departures were part of 'our plan all along'
Her pollster and a top adviser became the most recent staffers to leave, which is leading some analysts to wonder whether she's running low on cash. Not the case, says Bachmann. She says they were just on short-term assignments to help out during the busy summer season.
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