DHS: Renewal Period Extended For MN-Sponsored Health InsuranceThe Minnesota Department of Human Services says the renewal period for people on public health insurance will be extended for those who had their cases closed. The state said early Thursday that about 64,000 people were going to be dropped from public health insurance in Minnesota
Atty's Office Gets More Time To Charge Protest Shooting SuspectsThe Hennepin County Attorney's Office says they have been granted more time to make a charging decision involving four men arrested in connection with the shooting of Minneapolis protesters Monday night. County Attorney Mike Freeman says a Hennepin County District Court judge has given his office until Monday to formally charge ...
Report: Gov. Dayton Plans To Ask For Real ID ExtensionGov. Mark Dayton plans to ask for an extension giving the state more time to comply with Real ID requirements.
Blue Line Extension Project Estimated To Cost $1.4BA possible extension of the Metro Transit Light Rail's Blue Line has been estimated to cost $1.4 billion. According to the Metropolitan Council the estimated cost is a result of added scope onto the expansion project.
Wild Sign Defenseman Brodin To 6-Year ExtensionThe Minnesota Wild have signed defenseman Jonas Brodin to a six-year contract extension. The deal was announced Sunday.
Vikings Give Kyle Rudolph 5-Year Extension Kyle Rudolph hasn't put up the biggest numbers over the first three years of his career, which is due as much to the Minnesota Vikings' revolving door at quarterback as anything else.
Wild Sign F Pominville To 5-Year Extension The Minnesota Wild have signed forward Jason Pominville to a five-year contract extension. The Wild announced the signing on Thursday in advance of the team's season opener against the L.A. Kings. Terms were not disclosed.
Lynx Sign Star Guard Whalen To Contract ExtensionThe Minnesota Lynx are making sure point guard Lindsay Whalen stays home for a while. The Lynx signed Whalen to a multi-year contract extension on Friday. The 10-year veteran is having one of her finest seasons. She is averaging a career-high 14.7 points and 6.0 assists to help the Lynx to the best record in the WNBA (23-7).
Mpls. Extends Wading Pool Season; Beaches Remain OpenWith a summer that doesn’t seem to want to end, the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) is extending the season at 32 of its 65 wading pools.
Minnesota, Smith Agree On Contract Extension Minnesota coach Tubby Smith has agreed to terms on a contract extension with the university through the 2016-17 season.
Perkins Gets $10.3M Over 3 More Years With TwinsGlen Perkins appeared to be on the outs with the Minnesota Twins in 2010, his struggles on the mound compounded by a grievance he filed against the team the previous season.
Wild Sign D Nate Prosser To 2-Year Extension The Minnesota Wild have signed defenseman Nate Prosser to a two-year contract extension.
Timberwolves, Love Reach 4-Year Extension Kevin Love watched friends Derrick Rose and Russell Westbrook sign five-year extensions this season and was ready to do the same with the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Wis. Senate OKs Unemployment Extension -- AgainThousands of out-of-work Wisconsin residents could collect another three months of federal unemployment benefits under a bill the state Senate approved Monday.
Agriculture Colleges, Extension Get Budget SqueezeAs university budgets take a beating across the country, agricultural schools and extension programs are feeling the impact.