Obama Signs Disaster Declaration, Opening Door To Special Session

Twenty-one southern Minnesota counties will be eligible for federal disaster assistance after President Barack Obama Wednesday night declared the area a flood disaster area

Wadena State Tornado Aid Builds To $6.6 Million

Wadena would get $6.6 million in tornado aid.

Ethanol Backers Like 15% Ruling, But Want More

Minnesota ethanol supporters were happy when the federal government today approved allowing up to 15 percent ethanol in gasoline. Minnesota was the first state to mandate the use of 10 percent ethanol, and has a goal of 20 percent of all gasoline sold in the state to be ethanol. The alternative fuel, now mostly made…
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Secretary Of State Race Snapshot: Photo ID

The big issue in Minnesota’s secretary of state race is clear as a picture: whether voters should present photo identification cards before casting ballots.