Young moose dying at high rate

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Even though the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources canceled the sport moose hunt this year, experts say the herd…

Guns and coffee

Bring your gun to lunch day

It is not just Washington where talk about guns is going on. You do not have to look much further than your local Starbucks store.

Dayton Min. Wage

Gov. Dayton wants min. wage hike

On the day California’s governor signed a bill to increase the state’s minimum wage to $10 an hour, Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton made his …

Arson ruled out in Minn. mosque fire

WINONA, Minn. (AP) — Authorities have ruled out arson in a fire that destroyed a mosque in downtown Winona earlier this month, though the ex…


‘Day of Caring’

Registration for the eighth Annual Day of Caring in Austin ends tomorrow.


Cigarette sales down

Cigarette sales are down throughout the state and that could be contributed to each pack costing a $1.60 extra.