Wisconsin Pharmacist Pleads Guilty To Trying To Spoil COVID-19 VaccineA Wisconsin pharmacist accused of trying to spoil dozens of vials of COVID-19 vaccine is facing 20 years in prison after he agreed Tuesday to plead guilty in federal court, prosecutors said.
Minnesota Lawmakers To Reintroduce Sports Betting BillTwo lawmakers announced plans Tuesday to introduce legislation that would put Minnesota among 25 other states and Washington, D.C., in legalizing sports betting, hoping to change their luck after attempts in past years failed to gain support.
Wisconsin Senate Votes To Repeal Gov. Evers' Mask MandateThe Republican-controlled Wisconsin Senate voted Tuesday to repeal Gov. Tony Evers' statewide mask mandate, despite warnings from virtually every sector of the health care community that doing so would impair efforts to combat the coronavirus pandemic.
Former Foster Child's Experience Of Feeling Like 'Trash' Helps Inspire Suitcase Donation DriveBecause of the pandemic, fewer families are hosting foster kids. That means more kids are in transition, and are often having to use garbage bags to move their belongings. But hundreds of kids will now have a better handle on life.
Transgender Minnesota National Guard Members Hope Biden's Ban Reversal Becomes LawA new executive order signed Monday by President Joe Biden has reversed a Trump-era ban on transgender service in the military.
Minneapolis Police Chief Arradondo Takes Himself Out Of Running For San Jose's Next Top CopAnother city has its eye on the Minneapolis police chief, but he's not interested.
Sheriff: Monticello Armed Standoff Ends Peacefully; Man In CustodyThe Wright County Sheriff’s Office says a domestic assault incident resulted in a chase and continuing standoff with an armed suspect on a Monticello road Tuesday morning.
COVID Vaccine Pilot: 180K Minnesotans Already Signed Up For Vaccine LotteryState health officials on Tuesday said the 180,000 Minnesotans 65+ who so far have registered for the COVID-19 vaccine lottery do not need to sign up again each week until they are selected.
St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter Announces Re-Election Bid
With COVID Vaccines Ramping Up, So Are Child Care Waitlists
Gov. Walz's 2-Year, $52B Budget Proposal Calls For Income Tax Hike For Those Earning $1M+Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz has released his two-year budget proposal, saying his package bolsters his education plan and offers economic relief for small businesses and families hurt by the COVID-19 pandemic.