MINNEAPOLIS - The University of Minnesota is trying to head off problems with high risk drinking by requiring freshmen to take an alcohol education class.
ST. PAUL - Minnesota's poverty rate has shown slight improvement, but child poverty remains stubbornly high.
ST. PAUL - Minnesota has rebuilt the employment level it saw prior to the last recession and then some.
EDEN PRAIRIE - The Eden Prairie Police Department continues to search for 24-year-old Mandy Marie Matula, who was last seen with David Marshall Roe on the evening of May 1 in Eden Prairie.
MINNEAPOLIS - A campaign by critics of proposed copper-nickel mining in northern Minnesota says it has gathered petition signatures from all 87 Minnesota counties.
PINE CO. - On September 12th 2013 the Pine County Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant at a farm on Holly Road in rural Pine County.
PENGILLY - Officials have released the identity of the man killed in an atv crash near Pengilly.
GRAND RAPIDS - Grand Rapids Public Schools Superintendent Joe Silko has announced he will resign.
ELY - Representatives from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR), Coca-Cola and local partners celebrated the grand opening of the new trail center at Bear Head Lake State Park near Ely with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday, Sept. 17.
ROCHESTER - It looks like a good year to be an apple lover in Minnesota. Apple growers tell Minnesota Public Radio News they're looking forward to an exceptional harvest.