12-year-old shot in southeast Iowa

WEST BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a 12-year-old has been shot in a rural part of Des Moines County. The Des Moines County Sheriff…

November snow blows into Minn.

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesotans are getting a sneak peek at winter. A November storm was moving across the state Tuesday evening, dumping sev…

Ex-Minn. deputy convicted in drug theft

STILLWATER, Minn. (AP) — A former Washington County sheriff’s deputy has been convicted in the theft of drugs from a locked pharmaceutical d…

Closed Minn. ethanol plant sold

FAIRMONT, Minn. (AP) — Green Plains Renewable Energy says it has bought the BioFuel Energy facility in Fairmont. The ethanol plant has been …