Dayton Calls For Felony-Level Penalties Against PoachersGov. Mark Dayton wants to crack down on poachers with tougher criminal penalties and longer license revocations. The governor on Friday proposed a new felony-level penalty for poaching, and revoking game-and-fish privileges for up to 10 years. Current law only goes up to a gross misdemeanor penalty for poaching, and license revocations of up to only five years.
Board Suspends License Of Chiropractor Accused Of Raping PatientLess than 24 hours after the initial report, a Little Canada, Minn. chiropractor accused of sexually assaulting a patient has now had his license suspended.
Older Drivers, Could You Pass The Licensing Test Today?The demographics of Minnesota’s roads are changing. Between 2006 and 2012, the numbers of drivers age 49 and younger fell sharply. Meanwhile, during the same time period, every category of drivers age 50 and older was on the rise. But from the shape and meaning of road signs to the law allowing right turns on red, a lot has changed over the years.
Minnesota Opens Its 2nd Wolf Season SaturdayMinnesota opens it second wolf hunting season Saturday since the animals came off the endangered list. The Department of Natural Resources has set the target harvest at 220 wolves, down from 400 for last year's inaugural season when hunters and trappers killed 413.
Thousands In Minn. Drive Without Licenses, Sometimes With Fatal Consequences According to the State Patrol, Abdrihaman Ali is one of thousands of Minnesotans caught driving without a license in the last year.
Marriage License Applications Available ThursdaySeveral Minnesota counties will start accepting marriage license applications Thursday for same-sex couples. Hennepin, Ramsey and Washington counties will start taking applications at 7:30 a.m. Thursday morning.
How Will Counties Handle Marriage Licenses Come Aug. 1?The new law means many same-sex couples can now tie the knot, but there are a lot of questions about how exactly that will work. Charlie Rounds and Mark Heimenz of St. Louis Park, Minn., are still having a hard time believing they'll be able to get married.
Prosecutors: Assault Rifle Seller Had No License A Minnesota man who did not have a license to buy and sell firearms is being accused of purchasing dozens of assault rifles at local stores, then illegally reselling them online at a profit.
DNR: Bear Hunting Licenses Available To Buy On MondayBear hunters looking to get a license for the season ahead that haven’t already purchased one have their chance on Monday.
Good Question: What's On My License’s Magnetic Strip?With all the talk of changing Minnesota law to require people to show an ID before they vote, some are proposing using an ID swiping system to verify that the voter is a legal one.
License Your Pet With City And Save On $$$ And StressIf you love your pet, the City of Minneapolis has an incentive that could save you money and stress.
Police Investigated For Misuse Of Driver's License DataA Twin Cities woman is outraged that her license photo was accessed 425 times by more than 100 law enforcement personnel over a four-year period.