Iowa State Fair trades cash for tickets

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa State Fair will shift to a new system for buying food and drinks this summer. Fair spokeswoman Lori Chappel…

MPCA releases wild rice sulfate studies

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency plans to make preliminary recommendations by the end of February on whether state …

Floyd County sheriff plans to close jail

CHARLES CITY, Iowa (AP) — The Floyd County sheriff intends to close the county jail and send inmates to Mitchell County as a cost-saving mov…