The Hennepin County Attorney's Office filed a protection petition asking a judge to provide additional protective measures for Adrian Peterson's 4-year-old son. In a news release, the attorney's office called for a safety plan that includes no physical discipline and no unsupervised or unauthorized contact for Peterson with the boy.
Republican candidates in Minnesota's two most prominent midterm election races lined up a new campaign target this week: MNsure. Since Preferred One's Tuesday announcement it was pulling out of the state run health exchange Mike McFadden and Jeff Johnson have each issued multiple statement criticizing MNsure while blaming their Democratic opponent.
With about 150 million doses in hand, federal health officials are predicting no shortages of available flu vaccine this year, and they are urging people to get their shots early. This flu season, there are more options for vaccination than ever before, and more types of vaccine recommended for people of different ages.
Looking to get from the south suburbs to the Gophers game this weekend? You may need to take a detour – all I-35W northbound traffic from the Crosstown to downtown will be closed from late Friday night to early Monday. Southbound traffic will remain open however.
Bemidji residents will soon have access to some of the fastest internet speeds available in Minnesota – and the country. Paul Bunyan Communications announced Thursday it is installing 1 gigabit per second download speed fiber Internet service in the northern Minnesota city.