VIRGINIA - Nurses working at Essentia Health – Virginia Medical Center agreed to a new three year contract on Tuesday after difficult negotiations resulted in nurses working for more than three months without a contract.
After more than three years a report on a proposed iron range copper– nickel mine is set to be released.
ST. PAUL - Minnesota finance officials are predicting a state budget surplus of more than $1 billion.
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota State Patrol (MSP) has responded to 175 crashes statewide since midnight, Dec. 4. Of those, 137 occurred in the Twin Cities Metro area. There were no serious or fatal crashes.
Ashland Schools- Closing at 1pm
Barnum Public Schools- Closed
Bois Forte- Bus Run Canceled
Butternut School District- Closing at 2pm
Carlton Schools- Closed
Animal Allies in Duluth & Superior are closed
Arrowhead Psychological Clinic- Closed on Wednesday
Bentleyville Tour of Lights- Closed
Brookston Ruby's Pantry- Delayed one week, rescheduled for Dec. 12th
Christ Lutheran Church in Superior - All services cancelled
DECC Ticket office is Closed
Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce Candidate FORVM is cancelled
Duluth City Offices: Closing at 5pm
Duluth International Airport- All afternoon flights, both departures and arrivals are cancelled
ST. PAUL - A state task force is recommending a major overhaul of Minnesota's laws governing sex offenders with a goal of creating more options to get them out of forced, indefinite treatment.
DULUTH - The Duluth Police Department, St. Louis County Sheriff's Office, UMD Police Department, Minnesota State Patrol, Hermantown Police Department, Proctor Police Department and Floowdwood Police Department are taking part in a statewide DWI crackdown and will be serving up extra helpings of DWI enforcement on Thanksgiving Eve through December 28th.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A former fire chief in northeastern Minnesota has pleaded guilty to setting fires on U.S. forest land.