Minnesota shivers but sets no records

CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) — As cold as it’s been in Minnesota, no records have fallen. The Minneapolis record that forecasters had considered t…

Regions Hospital sees frostbite surge

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota’s deep freeze has caused a surge of cold-related cases at Regions Hospital in St. Paul. Spokeswoman Kristin Kau…

State expands online payment options

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad is expanding the use of an online payment service for some taxes and fees the state collects. Br…

Some in Iowa unfazed by frigid weather

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Some people in Iowa say they’re unfazed by the frigid weather currently hitting the state. Retired teacher Don Strub…