Roseville DFL Representative Mindy Greiling is retiring at the end of the upcoming session. Greiling says she's proud of the many accomplishments during her long time in the legislature. But she also says she leaves with a 'heavy heart', with the state owing the public school system $3.45 billion
Subzero wind chills in Minnesota most of this week
Any good news? Yes, there's some.
Missing: Minnesota man last seen in Sioux Falls area
Aaron Pearson, 41, was reported missing on Thursday.
Protest for Tyre Nichols to be held outside MN Governor’s Mansion
Activists groups say they’ll call on Gov. Tim Walz and the Legislature to implement police reforms.
Minnesota pool contractor banned from industry, must pay $2 million-plus
Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison filed suit against Charles Workman and his company, MN Crete Pools, LLC, in August.
St. Paul man identified as victim of north Minneapolis homicide
The shooting occurred on the 2200 block of Emerson Avenue North on Wednesday.
Two youths seriously injured after being struck by driver in Bloomington
Police say the boy is in a critical condition, while the girl has severe injuries.
Two men sentenced for carjacking in Rosedale Center parking lot
Leon Kismit Bell, 49, and Jack Mitchell Piche, 23, were sentenced in U.S. District Court on Jan. 20.
Police: Truck burst into in flames after driver rammed Hutchinson squad car
The incident occurred Wednesday evening.
Police identify White Bear Lake officer shot while serving warrant
The officer is a six-year veteran of the department.
Minnesota Senate passes bill codifying abortion into state law
Having already passed in the House, it will now be sent to Gov. Tim Walz for signing into law.
Tyre Nichols: Initial police version of events bear similarities to George Floyd killing
Memphis PD said Nichols complained of 'shortness of breath' following 'confrontations' with police, who in reality violently beat him.
Authorities ID man who died during police standoff in Winsted
Warning: This story mentions suicide.
Mary Franson rejects call to step down: 'I have gotten great support'
Rep. Mary Franson offered her third apology but says she won't step down after posting a YouTube video that sparked an outcry from liberal groups. In the video, Franson says it's ironic that a federal program is proud to distribute its greatest ever number of food stamps while the park service is asking us "to pelase not feed the animals, because the animals might grow dependent and not learn to take care of themselves."
Remember the shutdown? DFL legislative candidates hope you do
At this time last year a countdown to the shutdown was underway at the Capitol. DFL candidates are reminding folks of those days and saying the scene could repeat itself if Republicans keep control of the Legislature. A Republican leader says Minnesotans are not talking about last year and have moved on.
Leader of St. Paul Chamber Orchestra stepping down
Sarah Lutman joined the orchestra in December 2008. She is leaving to begin her own consulting practice. MPR reports her last day as president and managing director is March 1.
Brodkorb is latest GOP heavyweight to abruptly step down
State Senate spokesman Michael Brodkorb, a key Republican figure in Minnesota, is leaving his post. He's also stepping down from his work with the Mike Parry First District Congressional campaign. His resignation comes after his boss, Amy Koch, suddenly left her job as Senate Majority Leader after allegations she had an inappropriate relationship with a Senate staffer.
DFL convention: Party endorses Klobuchar, aims to win back Legislature
About 2,000 DFL delegates have gathered in Rochester this weekend for the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party convention. The party is trying to rally its troops in an effort to win back control of the Legislature, which the DFL lost in 2010.
You Can Get BMTN Special Offers!