From kitchen star to Salvation Army chef

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota chef is making delicious meals in an unlikely place — a Salvation Army soup kitchen. Forty-year-old Jeff …

Duluth mayor refuses hefty pay raise

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Duluth Mayor Don Ness says he wants his salary to stay put despite a vote to grant him a nearly $20,000 raise. The mayo…

US Foods to close Fairmont plant

FAIRMONT, Minn. (AP) — US Foods says it plans to close its plant in southern Minnesota and transfer work to other facilities. The company di…

Free house has no takers

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — There was plenty of interest in the offer. A two-story, three bedroom solid brick house in Duluth was free for the taki…

2 children rescued from pond improving

ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. (AP) — At least two of the three surviving children pulled from a pond in St. Louis Park are apparently showing signs …