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ST. PAUL -- Procedures are in place to prevent mentally ill patients from being prematurely released from a high-security state hospital, Department of Human Services officials told Minnesota senators Monday.
BLOOMINGTON — Minnesota manufacturers say they are doing well, but face twin roadblocks of finding qualified workers and dealing with government-caused uncertainties. “As much as we have tremendous pride in...
DULUTH -- Minnesota Power has taken the next formal step to build a new 240-mile, high-voltage transmission line from the Manitoba border to the Iron Range.
A glance around your desk or office space might say more about you than your tolerance for clutter or propensity for filing. A recent University of Minnesota study indicates work environment can affect your creativity and how likely you are to make healthy choices and try new things.
By Don Davis Forum News Service ST. PAUL — President Barack Obama makes new federal farm policy his third highest congressional priority now that the federal shutdown is history, but...
By Don Davis Forum News Service ST. PAUL — Elderly Minnesotans across the state say Humana Insurance Co. is delaying payments and just not paying their claims. “I did not...
By Stephen J. Lee Forum News Service OSLO — Every October, Ryan Scott moonlights from his day job in Grand Forks, N.D., to work an eight-hour night shift hauling sugar...
ST. PAUL — U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer summed up the past few weeks of federal political debates, including a 16-day government shutdown, like many Americans would: “What in the Sam...
ST. PAUL -- A Minnesota lawmaker questions a provision in contracts for a new stadium that he says appears to ban many businesses from selling guns there.
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota sales and personal income tax receipts were up in the first three months of the state fiscal year as state revenues came in just short of projections.