A Minnesota environmental group is suing the Environmental Protection Agency to force it to release concerns that EPA specialists have expressed about PolyMet's planned mine. The lawsuit seeks documents that the plaintiffs claim the EPA never submitted.
Four businesses in the Northland may have been affected by a credit or debit card security breach. North Country Business Products announced Tuesday that credit card data was stolen from consumers at some of their business partners.
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz is rolling out a $49 billion budget with significant increases in spending on education and health and human services. The budget would include a 20-cent-per-gallon increase in the gas tax.
Authorities are investigating a fire that happened in Lakewood Township Monday night. One person was treated for smoke inhalation, but no other injuries have been reported.