A White House official says chief of staff Reince Priebus asked a top FBI official to help dispute media reports that President Donald Trump's campaign advisers were frequently in touch with Russian intelligence agents during the election.
The six-term congressman told Minnesota Public Radio News Thursday that he plans to make a decision by April. Walz says representing southwestern Minnesota gives him critical experience to boost Democrats' standing outside in rural Minnesota.
A draft Republican bill replacing President Barack Obama's health care law would end its Medicaid expansion, scrap fines on people not buying insurance and eliminate taxes on the medical industry and higher earners.
The IRRRB may move ahead with privatizing management of Giants Ridge at its Tuesday meeting. Commissioner Mark Phillips wrote a letter to board members recommending that as the best move to consolidate management and hopeully increase revenue.
For the first time, the Minnesota DNR is working on a statewide deer management plan. Before, it's been managed through deer permit areas. One official says it's a "big picture" plan that will leave the resource better than it currently is.
A trail crew is working to maintain the Birkie trail in hopes that North America's largest cross-country ski race, set for Saturday, can be salvaged in some form, with possible help from a Friday snowstorm.
Snowmobiling is more than just a sport across the Northland, it's a lifestyle. Sleds these days are fast, sleek and fun. But despite the odds, numbers of injuries and fatalities have been declining in the recent years due to safety requirements.