Lawmaker Says State Not Doing Enough To Follow Wolves

By Don Davis Opinions remain sharply divided about whether Minnesota should allow wolf hunts, and Tuesday night a state lawmaker also questioned whether state officials are doing a good job of managing wolves. Rep. Jason Isaacson, D-Shoreview, said the state Department of Natural Resources needs to do more to track wolves. “I struggle with the…
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Dayton Plans Hip Surgery

ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton plans surgery on a hip that has been giving him trouble for months. The governor announced Tuesday that the surgery will be Feb. 6 at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. It is expected to take about an hour and he will wear a brace for up to three…
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Negotiators Reach Deal On Farm Bill

Congressional negotiators agreed to a farm bill on Monday that they think finally will pass the House and Senate.

Governors Declare Propane Emergency As Cold Covers Region

Two Upper Midwest governors have issued emergency orders to help their residents deal with a propane shortage, with prices at the highest levels ever, while those in the region who depend on the gas for heat face continued bitterly cold temperatures.

Minnesotans Will Party With Intention Of Attracting Super Bowl

A group of Minnesotans heads for New York City and environs this weekend for work, and not to just party at Super Bowl festivities.