Minn. health care spending increases slow

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota has seen a big slowdown in health care spending increases. The state Department of Health says spending on …

Minn. PUC approves Xcel Energy rate hike

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Xcel Energy Inc. has won another rate increase from Minnesota regulators. The state Public Utilities Commission on Th…

Abdi nominated for supporting actor

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Somali actor from Minnesota who made his acting debut in the Tom Hanks’ movie “Captain Phillips” has received a Golden …

Ramsey County launches veterans court

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A new court in Ramsey County is focused on helping veterans charged with non-violent crimes get their lives back on t…