State health officials are expecting greater numbers of Lyme disease-carrying ticks this summer, after a lull last year.
Starting Thursday, gay and lesbian couples will be able to submit early applications for marriage licenses in several Minnesota counties.
A new study says there is a growing disparity in marijuana possession arrest rates between white people and black people in the United States, and that gap has grown especially wide in Minnesota.
A Hopkins High School student is facing two felony charges for allegedly prostituting a fellow student on the Internet.
Public safety officials say six people were killed in just over 24 hours in another rash of traffic fatalities across the state.
The front door of a state probation and parole office in Hudson, Wis. was smashed with a vehicle and the lobby set afire early morning Monday morning.
Rep. Michele Bachmann says she won't seek re-election in 2014. The four-term congresswoman announced her decision in a nearly 9-minute video posted on her website early Wednesday morning.
After more than four-and-a-half hours of debate overnight, the Minnesota House has set aside for now a controversial bill that would let state-subsidized home health and child care workers form unions.
Federal authorities charged a 22-year-old man Tuesday on charges that he called in phony bomb threats to the Mall of America and Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.
Big crowds are expected at the Minnesota Capitol Thursday as the Minnesota House prepares to vote on a bill to legalize same-sex marriage.
Students at Murdock Elementary School in west-central Minnesota are expected to return to their classrooms Wednesday after a leak of anhydrous ammonia prompted a precautionary evacuation.
Authorities say a collision between a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train and a semi carrying anhydrous ammonia injured at least five people.
Police in Eden Prairie say analysis shows the presence of Matula's DNA in a blood sample from a jacket found in Roe's vehicle.
A judge has refused to stop the St. Croix River bridge project amid a federal lawsuit over minority contractor participation.
The Minnesota Senate has passed a bill that extends in-state public college tuition rates to children of people who are not in the country legally.