ST. PAUL - Many Minnesota cities and counties will see a big bump in their state aid, and for that they're being required to tamp down property taxes.
ST. PAUL - Minnesota lawmakers are putting in long weekend hours as they speed toward adjournment.
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota House has voted to give nursing home workers in the state a 5-percent pay increase.
CLEVELAND – Shipments of coal on the Great Lakes totaled 2.2 million tons in April, a virtual tie with a year ago.
ELY - One man is dead after a tree fell on him at the Birch Lake Road Campground.
ST. PAUL - The state Senate majority leader says a proposed increase in the state minimum wage is not likely to happen this session because Democrats in the House and Senate can't agree how much to raise it.
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota unemployment rate fell to a seasonally adjusted 5.3 percent in April, according to figures released Thursday by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).
CLEVELAND - Shipments of iron ore on the Great Lakes totaled 5.6 million tons in April, a decrease of 9 percent compared to a year ago.
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota Senate has passed a bill allowing the unionization of home child-care workers in Minnesota after an all-night debate that saw Republicans trying to block the bill.
GORDON - A smoky wildfire in northwestern Wisconsin spreading to 6,800 acres has destroyed at least 50 structures and forced dozens of residents to leave their homes.