Rep. Rick Nolan (D-Minn.) joined Iron Range leaders in a discussion about transportation and infrastructure needs Friday afternoon. One mayor expressed the need for federal funding to complete wastewater treatment facilities projects.
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.
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.
Minnesota's Lt. Gov. Tina Smith stopped by Duluth Friday to tout the #InnovateMN campaign and get local business leaders' input. She said she wants the state's economy to diversify and improved broadband.
Yahoo is warning users of potentially malicious activity on their accounts between 2015 and 2016. It's the latest development in the internet company's investigation of a mega-breach that exposed 1 billion users' data several years ago.