DNR Won't Extend Comment Period On PolyMet Review Regulators say they won't extend the 90-day comment period for the environmental review for the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine beyond March 13.
Rep. Bachmann Makes 'Tar Baby' Comment About ObamaMinnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann is in hot water after she made a racially tinged comment in a conversation about President Barack Obama.
Minn. Bus Driver Fired For Alleged Racist CommentA bus driver for the Albert Lea School District has been fired after a disputed incident in which two kids accused him of making a racist comment.
Minn. Lawmaker Apologizes For Gestapo CommentThe chair of the House Education Reform Committee is apologizing for using the word "Gestapo" to criticize a teacher training proposal.