Vikings owners face $84.5M fine in NJ case

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Attorneys for Minnesota Vikings owners Zygi and Mark Wilf say they will appeal a New Jersey judge’s ruling that they …

Wright County man dies in farm accident

BUFFALO, Minn. (AP) — Wright County authorities say a 54-year-old farmer has died in a machinery accident. The accident happened Friday even…

U of M scientist edits genes of livestock

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A University of Minnesota scientist has developed a technique for editing the genes of livestock. Scott Fahrenkrug te…

Musicians protest outside Symphony Ball

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The nearly year-long lockout of musicians put a damper on festivities at the Minnesota Orchestra’s annual Symphony Ball f…

Crime Rates

Juvenile crime rates near 30-year low

A new report from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety shows some positive trends. The number of crimes committed by teens in the state…

UNITED WAY

Poverty numbers show slight improvement

New data from the U.S. Census Bureau shows Minnesota’s overall poverty rate at 11.4 percent, an improvement from 11.9 percent last year.

BEING PREPARED

Importance of being prepared

Whether it’s a fire, tornado, or a flood, it’s important to be prepared when emergencies pop up.