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Duluth seed exchange program runs afoul of state law

A new trend in gardening has been growing around the country in recent years – seed-sharing programs that allow people to borrow vegetable seeds in the spring and later replenish the stock in the...

December 01, 2014

Minnesota attorney general: Savers thrift stores misleading the public

Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson accused the for-profit thrift store chain Savers of misleading the public about how it manages donations for Minnesota nonprofit groups. Swanson issued the...

November 25, 2014

Anglers suing DNR over Mille Lacs walleye rules make their case in court

A lawyer for resort owners and anglers on Mille Lacs Lake told a panel of judges Thursday the Department of Natural Resources ignored part of the Minnesota Constitution in setting fishing...

November 20, 2014

Second Guilty Plea In Chisholm Welfare Fraud Case

Lake Minnetonka couple was charged with receiving more than $167,000 in fraudulent benefits.

November 17, 2014

Grand Casino Mille Lacs is latest to discover payment card malware

Grand Casino Mille Lacs says hackers used malware to collect payment card information from the casino’s customers for nearly six months this year. WCCO reports the casino estimated that 1,600...

November 10, 2014

U of M suing Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile for patent infringement

The University of Minnesota alleges the four largest U.S. wireless service providers illegally used technology developed by one of its professors. The U of M filed complaints in Minnesota U.S...

November 05, 2014

Report: Peterson plea deal will reduce felony to misdemeanor assault charge

Adrian Peterson is due in a Texas courtroom at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, and Fox 26 News in Houston reports the Minnesota Vikings’ star running back will agree to a plea bargain that reduces the...

November 04, 2014

Report: Adrian Peterson in talks to reach plea deal in child abuse case

ESPN’s Adam Schefter, citing sources, says Adrian Peterson and his representatives have been in talks with Texas prosecutors about a plea agreement in his child abuse case. Schefter says a...

November 02, 2014

Businesses, Officials React To Downtown Violence

Similar streaks of incidents prompted bars and restaurants to close and scared others from opening new businesses near perceived crime hot spots.

October 31, 2014

Federal agency takes Honeywell to court over medical testing of workers

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is asking a court in Minnesota to block a Honeywell policy penalizing workers who don’t take medical screening tests. The agency is seeking an...

October 29, 2014

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