Vehicle owners in Minnesota’s two largest counties will soon pay more to register their cars and trucks. On Tuesday, commissioners in both Hennepin and Ramsey counties approved an inaugural $10 wheelage tax per vehicle.
At least 11 people were killed in the past 10 days on Minnesota roads, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety Office of Traffic Safety.
The number of Minnesotans getting sick this summer from the West Nile Virus is growing.
Wisconsin now has 10 confirmed heat-related deaths since July 1. The Dane County medical examiner’s office has confirmed that the death of a 73-year-old Madison man was heat-related. The man died July 5 at his home.
After seeing the heartbreaking story of three girls killed in River Falls, a father in nearby Hudson, Wis. wanted to help. So, through Facebook, Paul Rode set up in a parking lot and started collecting money for the girls’ mother.
A bank teller stole $10,000 from the TCF Bank she worked at before quitting and reportedly planning to leave for Texas, police say.