State Rep. Kurt Bills is the Minnesota Republican Party's pick to face U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar in the November election. The first-term Republican nabbed the endorsement to challenge the Democratic incumbent after two ballots at the Minnesota GOP Convention Friday in St. Cloud.
'You feel trapped': The shutdown's impact on Minnesota's weather service
Unpaid but unable to take time off, Chanhassen's NWS workers are finding the shutdown tough.