A major winter storm is hitting southweatern Minnesota hard. MPR's Cathy Wurzer spoke with Julie Anderson who's with the Minnesota Department of Public Safety about emergency services that have been activated in that part of the state, and with reporter Tim Nelson about traffic, and with meteorologist Craig Edwards about the forecast.
A late winter storm is hitting Worthington, Minnesota and the surrounding area hard with ice and power outages. MPR's Cathy Wurzer spoke with Minnesota Public Radio Worthington bureau reporter Mark Steil about the latest.
A new chairman is taking the reins of Minnesota's troubled Republican party. Former State Rep. Keith Downey was elected by the state central committee on Saturday.
With six weeks left in the legislative session, state lawmakers are ramping up their budget work.
Next year, hundreds of thousands of Minnesotans could get more money back from state property tax rebates. That is, if the DFL House passes a plan proposed this week.
University of Minnesota officials are expected to introduce the next head coach of the men's basketball team tomorrow in a news conference: Richard Pitino.
The next installment of our journey with a Civil War soldier from Minnesota finds him in a slow time between battles. Our guide as we trace Edward Bassett's Civil War experience 150 years later is historian Annette Atkins.
MPR's Cathy Wurzer spoke with University of Minnesota Climatologist Mark Seeley about the cool and wet weather in the month of March in Minnesota. He also looks ahead to the home opener for the Minnesota Twins on Monday, which is expected to be cold.
The Minnesota Twins are heading for their earliest outdoor opener ever on Monday, and it's shaping up to be a chilly one.
The Florida Gulf Coast University Eagles are using an offensive play called the alley-oop as a key part of their offensive strategy.
Minnesota Supreme Court Associate Justice Paul Anderson retires in May. He spoke with Morning Edition host Cathy Wurzer about his time on the court.
It will be a quiet week at the State Capitol, as the legislature takes its traditional Easter/Passover break.
Public health officials are taking an "unusually cheeky" approach to compel Minnesotans to get screened for colon cancer.
Tonight in Austin, Texas the University of Minnesota will take on the 11-time national champion UCLA Bruins in the NCAA men's basketball tournament.
MPR's Cathy Wurzer spoke with University of Minnesota Climatologist Mark Seeley about a mid-March blizzard that hit much of Minnesota, and the cold start to spring.