Gov. Tony Evers is creating a task force to investigate ways to crack down on businesses that misclassify workers and conduct payroll fraud. Evers signed an executive order Monday at a training site for carpenters in Madison creating the task force.
The Minnesota State Patrol and MnDOT are advising motorists to stay off the roads and freeways until white-out conditions improve. Winds in excess of 50 mph is causing low visibility. There have been multiple accidents reported.
Every ten seconds a report of child abuse is made in the America. It's an issue that hits close to home for many families and children in the Twin Ports. Local officials discussed ways of prevention in Superior Friday as part of the kick off for Child Abuse Prevention Month in Douglas County.
Husky Energy says they have started the demolition process of the Superior oil refinery, nearly a year after an explosion and fire. Husky doesn't plan to stop the use of hydrogen fluoride once the refinery rebuilt.
Federal gaming regulators are accusing St. Croix Chippewa tribal leaders of pocketing at least $1.5 million in casino funds with little or no documentation or receipts. The tribe can appeal the findings.