2 charged with stealing 2,000 trees

HIBBING, Minn. (AP) — Two people are charged with stealing nearly 2,000 spruce trees from county-managed forestland in northeastern Minnesot…

State plans to test 70,000 private wells

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Agriculture plans to test 70,000 private wells in the state’s farming regions to measure …

Jury adjourns in Iowa slaying trial

MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa (AP) — A jury has adjourned in the murder trial of a former Iowa jail guard accused of fatally shooting his pregnant wi…