President Barack Obama has signed off on a federal disaster declaration for eight Minnesota counties that were hit by severe floods in June, meaning those areas will receive federal money to help pay for cleanup and repairs.
Jeff Johnson, Republican candidate for governor, is hospitalized after undergoing emergency stomach surgery Monday. He'll remain in the hospital for about a week.
Tuesday will be the last day of sales and service at nine Rainbow grocery stores in the Twin Cities metro area that were not purchased when their owner, Roundy's, decided to pull out of the market.
It's hatching season for mayflies in the area, and swarms of the insects are causing slick road conditions. They even led to a three-vehicle accident in western Wisconsin last night.
Legendary Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski wouldn’t hesitate if he were able to trade rookie Andrew Wiggins for the Timberwolves' All-Star forward Kevin Love.