MANKATO— As part of an ongoing safety evaluation, the Minnesota Department of Transportation will indefinitely close the existing left turn lane from eastbound Highway 14 to northbound Blue Earth County Road 27, on the east side of Eagle Lake, during the week of November 20. The turn lane is being closed to address a continued pattern of crashes caused by motorists using the turn lane.More
EYOTA— The westbound Interstate 90 Marion Rest Area will temporarily close beginning Nov. 13 for crews to make structural repairs on the building, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.
Today, Minnesota Governor Tim Walz is leading a trade delegation to Australia, with stops in the major business centers of Sydney and Melbourne.
LAKE CITY— Construction on Highway 61 between Lake City and Red Wing is complete, and the road is fully open again to traffic, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.
MINNEAPOLIS— A Red Lake man has been sentenced to 64 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release for involuntary manslaughter resulting from a drunk-driving crash that resulted in the death of his passenger, announced U.S. Attorney Andrew M. Luger.
Governor Tim Walz and the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) today launched a new effort to support and grow small businesses in Minnesota.
The Justice Department announced today that the city of Anoka, Minnesota, violated the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Fair Housing Act by denying tenants with mental health disabilities an equal opportunity to receive emergency assistance.
After two rounds of historic investments over the past year, the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) today launched its latest effort to provide high-speed broadband to Minnesota homes and businesses that need it.
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has confirmed the presence of zebra mussels in East Leaf Lake, near Henning in Otter Tail County.
The cities of Chisholm, Hibbing and Virginia last week were awarded $586,030 in Commercial Redevelopment grants by Iron Range Resources & Rehabilitation (IRRR).
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) has confirmed the presence of emerald ash borer (EAB) in Mille Lacs and Benton County for the first time. There are now 44 counties in the state, including Mille Lacs and Benton, with EAB.
As drought conditions continue to expand in Minnesota, some areas of the state are now experiencing exceptional drought conditions for the first time since 2021 (portions of Freeborn and Mower counties in southeastern Minnesota, as well as in portions of Aitkin, Carlton and Pine counties in east-central Minnesota).
Minnesota exports of agriculture, mining and manufactured products were valued at $6.1 billion in the second quarter of 2023, according to new data released by then Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).
The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has opened registration for businesses currently selling hemp-derived cannabinoid products in Minnesota as the product becomes legal in the state starting Aug. 1. The registration form is available online now and there is no fee to register.