Local governments slightly increased their spending on lobbyists last year.
The yo-yo that has been Tim Pawlenty’s political life continues with the former Minnesota governor now saying he has told the Mitt Romney president campaign to scratch him off the running mate list.
France has given former U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar one of its highest honors.
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency officials say that mercury can hurt people and the environment if not handled properly.
Minnesotans cleaning out flooded homes have another assignment before hiring someone to fix things: do your homework.