New data released Monday by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show obesity will continue to be a costly epidemic.
The first woman to lead the Minneapolis synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America has officially begun her duties as bishop.
The board charged with investing in development on the state's Iron Range has approved funding for two projects that will create more jobs in northeastern Minnesota.
The University of Minnesota Senate has voted to oppose a constitutional amendment that would ban same-sex marriage.
The health contractor subject to a lawsuit and investigation by Attorney General Lori Swanson is fighting back.
Gov. Mark Dayton has signed a Legacy bill into law that provides funding for a new invasive species research center at the University of Minnesota.
Safety experts are reminding parents to take care when opening windows to ensure children don't fall or jump out.
Thunderstorms have moved out of Minnesota, but forecasters say there's another chance for severe weather tonight.
Minnesota members of the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests are releasing Tuesday a list of 130 clerics accused of sexual abuse in the state.
A long legal battle for the families of four young people who died in a train crash in Anoka is over after the railroad decided not to appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court.
The company that has helped Fairview Health Services and North Memorial Medical Center collect debts from patients has asked a court to dismiss a lawsuit filed by Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson.
Gov. Mark Dayton is expected to sign a game and fish bill that raises new revenue for the Department of Natural Resources. The House and Senate gave final approval to the bill over the weekend.
Gov. Mark Dayton has vetoed a bill that would have allowed the sale and use of more powerful backyard fireworks in Minnesota.
Gov. Mark Dayton has signed a health and human services bill into law that will restore some of the budget cuts made during last year's session. He's holding a ceremonial bill signing in his office Monday morning.
A new initiative kicking off at the Minneapolis Farmers Market on Sunday hopes to support healthy communities.