A Republican Wisconsin state senator says he will vote against the budget that was written by fellow Republicans. The declaration by Sen. Steve Nass leaves the GOP with only one vote to spare in the Senate.
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz will temporarily transfer his powers and duties to Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan while he undergoes knee surgery Thursday. Doctors repair a torn meniscus in Walz's left knee - a common injury among runners.
A Minnesota hemp farmer is facing charges after authorities claimed his products had more than the legal limit of the compound that makes users high. The level for commercial hemp cannot exceed 0.3 percent.
Target is offering same-day delivery on thousands of items for $9.99 per order through a delivery startup it purchased nearly two years ago. Until now, Target shoppers looking to receive same-day delivery through Shipt had to go to the startup's website and pay for a membership.
Republicans who control the Wisconsin Legislature's finance committee are planning to add a roughly $300 million income tax cut to Democratic Gov. Tony Evers' state budget. The plan would reduce the two lowest tax brackets.
A federal watchdog agency is recommending that White House counselor Kellyanne Conway be fired. The U.S. Office of Special Counsel says Conway has repeatedly violated a law that limits certain political activities of federal employees.
President Donald Trump says if a foreign power were offering dirt on his 2020 opponent, he'd be open to accepting it and would have no obligation to call in the FBI. Trump says his FBI director was wrong when he said Donald Trump Jr. should have reported a 2016 offer from Russia.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will travel to Washington next week to meet with President Donald Trump. They are expected to discuss the ratification of the new North American trade agreement and China's detention of two Canadians.
A networking event was held on Wednesday night to introduce some of the Catalyst Content Festival's executive producers from Los Angeles to local producers, actors, and actresses. The Catalyst Content Festival that will be held in Duluth in October will bring independent creators together with entertainment industry executives, agents, and producers.
Duluth now has a place for pregnant women who have no place to call home. Star of the North Maternity Home officially opened its doors to the community Wednesday. The residence will house women while pregnant and after they have their child.
A collaboration between the Duluth Running Company and Runa Yoga means runners can take a yoga class designed specifically for them. Since yoga has a physical and mental side to it, they say it pairs perfectly with the mental and physical stamina needed to run long distances.
Bayfield County officials plan to hold a meeting Thursday to speak with community members about the upcoming Rainbow Family Gathering. The meeting will be held at the Iron River Community Center on Thursday at 7 p.m.