Memorial to fallen Iowa veteran dedicated

WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — A new memorial stone outside a Waterloo high school football stadium honors the life and service of an Army veteran wh…

Minnesota Orchestra talks break off again

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Another attempt to break the long impasse in the Minnesota Orchestra lockout has failed. Both sides say back-channel talk…

Minn. teen pleads guilty in fatal punch

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota teenager has pleaded guilty in the death of a college student who was punched in a St. Cloud alley. Eigh…

Minn. woman convicted of animal cruelty

HASTINGS, Minn. (AP) — A Dakota County dog kennel owner accused of drowning puppies has been convicted of felony animal cruelty. A jury on F…