The Minnesota Legislature passed scores of new laws this spring, and many of them take effect Tuesday. Here’s a look at some of the more notable.
Minnesota school districts will make their own calls about whether to resume classes Tuesday or keep buildings closed another day.
The owner of Dahl Trucking in Elmore, Minn., was indicted Tuesday in federal court for avoiding payment of taxes on the wages of his employees from 2007 to 2010. Marlin Dahl was specifically charged with 13 counts of failure to collect and pay Federal Insurance Contribution Act (FICA) taxes.
A Hibbing man has pleaded guilty in the traffic death of a 78-year-old man who was riding his mobility scooter on a road in northern Minnesota.
Andrei Kirilenko won the 2012 FIBA Europe Men’s Play of the Year Award on Tuesday, and it’s the second time he’s netted the honor.
Colleen Tronson held a sign on the Capitol steps on Tuesday saying “I had an abortion and I regret it” as part of the anti-abortion rally.
School officials in Paynesville said Tuesday morning they will be releasing students at 11 a.m. Tuesday from the Paynesville Area Secondary School due to “air quality concerns.”
Today is Military Appreciation Day at the Minnesota State Fair. Tickets are discounted: adults and seniors get in for $10, kids (5-12) get in for $7, and children under 5 get in free.
Residents and city crews in South St. Paul are busy cutting down what’s left of trees that were damaged by Tuesday morning’s storm.
Jarome Iginla scored the go-ahead goal and added an assist for the Calgary Flames who made a successful return home with a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night.
Fans of Ellen DeGeneres and Dr. Phil will have to wait one more day.
That was quite the soaking we received Tuesday night. Many towns saw rain totals over 2 inches.
Police are investigating after a person was shot in Columbia Heights Tuesday evening, according to Anoka County Sheriff Dispatch.