City Council Set to Take Up Ethics Complaint and Vetoes
The Rochester City Council agenda for Monday includes continued discussion of an ethics complaint against 2nd Ward Councilmember Michael Wojcik.
Wisconsin Trooper Killed in Crash at Wisconsin Dells
LAKE DELTON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Scott Walker says the State Patrol trooper killed in a car crash while on duty was a member of the Wisconsin National Guard and won an award two years ago for saving a man's life.
New CEO for Minnesota Stadium Authority
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The beleaguered public agency overseeing the Minnesota Vikings stadium has named a new CEO.
Minnesota Banking and Political Leader Has Died
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — TCF Financial Corp. says Bill Cooper, the chief executive credited with reviving and building the once failing savings and loan into Minnesota's third-largest banking company, has died at age 73.
Twins Fire Gardenhire After 13 Seasons
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have fired manager Ron Gardenhire after 13 seasons that included at least 92 losses in each of the last four years.
Another Embarrassment For The Vikes
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Suspended Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson
Happy Birthday for MN Monkey
APPLE VALLEY, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Zoo is preparing a birthday party for Nikko, a 31-year-old snow monkey that's believed to be the oldest in North America.
Minneapolis Shooting Injures 9, Including a Viking
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis police are investigating a shooting inside a downtown nightclub that injured 9 people,
Elderly Farmer Rescued From Grain Bin
LEWISTON, Minn. (AP) — An 80-year-old man has survived being trapped for several hours in a corn bin in southeastern Minnesota.
The Most Popular Garage Sale in MN?
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — This is no ordinary rummage sale. Eager shoppers arrived more than three hours before that sale began in a Twin Cities suburban neighborhood.