By David Brauer | Monday, April 7, 2008 In Monday’s local news roundup, a $7 million state desegregation program isn’t producing results, St.
By Doug Grow | Friday, April 4, 2008 The budget bill kept lawmakers up until 2:30 this morning. And it’s filled with, as one lawmaker said, “confusing garbage”: from debt forgiveness for St. Paul to smoking shelters for bars.
By Doug Grow | Thursday, April 3, 2008 Good old dependable Minnesota always has some constants: political disagreements, stadium studies, windy conditions at the Capitol and elsewhere.
By David Brauer | Wednesday, April 2, 2008 Minnesota could have nearly 40,000 foreclosures this year; a new federal grant might save 7,000 homeowners, but the guv and DFL disagree about a moratorium that could help 15,000.
By David Brauer | Tuesday, April 1, 2008 The worst place to be in yesterday’s weather was a place where you couldn’t touch snow. Also in Tuesday’s local news roundup: June is not just for brides — it’s for NWA CEOs, too!
By David Brauer | Monday, March 31, 2008
It’s Opening Day for the Twins, but there seems to be as much sports-related news in the court system as on the fields or in the arenas.
By David Brauer | Friday, March 28, 2008 In Friday’s local news roundup, the first Minnesota soldier killed in the Iraq War’s sixth year; Northwest Airlines pulls poorly repaired planes; Mall of America sales taxes might rise, and in a switch, securi
By David Brauer | Thursday, March 27, 2008 In today’s compendium of local news, Minnesota farm income soared 70 percent last year, but the state’s wealth ranking dropped out of the Top 10.
By David Brauer | Wednesday, March 26, 2008 Congresswoman Michele Bachmann opposes government-mandated lighting sources; compact fluorescent haters brighten while environmentalists say such opposition is dim.
By David Brauer | Tuesday, March 25, 2008 Welcome to MinnPost’s first compendium of the day’s papers and last night’s TV, radio and online reports. We distill the top stories, weave together multiple reports and find the interesting nuggets.