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NEW YORK (AP) — Stock trading will be closed in the U.S. for a second day Tuesday as Hurricane Sandy bears down on the East Coast. Bond trading will also be closed.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota has sent two emergency management teams to Massachusetts to help in the response to Hurricane Sandy . Massachusetts requested the teams, totaling five people, through the Emergency Management Assistance Compact , a mutual aid agreement between states.
NORTHFIELD, Minn. (AP) — Rice County sheriff's officials say they've arrested a gunman who robbed a Northfield hotel and fired at officers. Deputy sheriff Dave Stensrud says a police dog...
SILVER BAY, Minn. (AP) — Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. has agreed to pay over $300,000 to settle a pollution violation at its Northshore Mining plant in Silver Bay. Cliffs says the violation happened last year when the taconite plant transported alkaline runoff from its coal ash landfill to the wastewater treatment plant in Duluth. The pH of the runoff was above permissible levels, but Cliffs says it was processed without any damage to the treatment plant or harm to the environment.
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota State Patrol says a driver who ran out of gas triggered a seven-vehicle interstate pileup which killed a cab driver. The patrol says a...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis police say two victims have been found dead in a residence after officers responded to a report of a stabbing. Police were called to the home about 4:30 a.m. Monday. Authorities say no suspects are in custody. The victims have not been identified. Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The victim struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver in Minneapolis has been identified as a young college student. Family members and friends at Augsburg College are mourning the loss of 20-year-old Austin Conley. He was a freshman who lived on campus and was majoring in business management. Austin was hit about 3 a.m. Saturday in downtown Minneapolis by a driver who has not yet been found.
NEW YORK (AP) — Hurricane Sandy grounded thousands of flights in the U.S. northeast Monday and upended travel plans across the globe, stranding passengers from Hong Kong to Europe. The...
BEMIDJI – The Bemidji Area Community Interagency Committee (CTIC) will host the 7th annual Transition Expo from 6 to 8 p.m., Oct. 30 in the Bemidji High School Commons Area. The expo will provide high school students and their families an opportunity to meet with various agencies that can assist them with life planning after high school. Area colleges and technical schools, as well as assistance agencies, will be on-hand to discuss available post-graduation options.
ST. PAUL – Minnesota State Patrol troopers, county deputies and municipal officers will increase their DWI enforcement presence this weekend and next weekend as part of an effort to decrease drunk-driving-related deaths during the Halloween week.