Minnesota PUC Upholds Enbridge Line 3 Route Permit, Certificate Of Need

Dave Bishop | Jun 26, 2020 AT 11:38 am

The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission is upholding the route permit, environmental impact statement and certificate of need for the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline project.

Walmart Hands Out $5M In Bonuses To Minnesota Workers

Dave Bishop | Jun 26, 2020 AT 11:36 am

Big-box retailer Walmart has handed out five million dollars in bonuses to its workers in Minnesota this week.

MDH Reports 498 new COVID-19 Cases on Friday

Aaron Taylor | Jun 26, 2020 AT 11:29 am

​Numbers released Friday by the Minnesota Department of Health indicate 498 new COVID-19 cases bringing Minnesota’s Cumulative total to 34,616 positive cases of the Coronavirus in the state, out of 552,278 tests conducted. 3,525 are health care workers.

​Minnesota Twins Players Test Positive For COVID-19

Dave Bishop | Jun 26, 2020 AT 8:41 am

Twins chief baseball officer Derek Falvey said today that a few players have tested positive for coronavirus, but he did not say whether they were major or minor league players.

MSP rolls out health safety plan ahead of 4th of July travel

Dave Bishop | Jun 26, 2020 AT 8:39 am

​Ahead of an expected uptick in air travel surrounding the fourth of July, Minneapolis St. Paul International announced their "Travel Confidently" plan today, detailing steps they are taking to reduce the risk of exposure to COVID-19.

Battle Lake and Underwood receive Small Cities Development Program Grants

Dave Bishop | Jun 26, 2020 AT 7:01 am

​The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) Thursday announced Small Cities Development Program (SCDP) grants totaling nearly $19 million for infrastructure and rehabilitation projects in 32 Minnesota cities.

Northwoods League to get underway on July 1st

Dave Bishop | Jun 25, 2020 AT 11:39 am

​An annual summer tradition will finally return to Minnesota when baseball games get underway on July 1st in the Northwoods League.

MDH Reports 365 New COVID-19 Cases on Thursday

Aaron Taylor | Jun 25, 2020 AT 11:33 am

​Numbers released Thursday by the Minnesota Department of Health indicate 365 new COVID-19 cases bringing Minnesota’s Cumulative total to 34,123 positive cases of the Coronavirus in the state, out of 542,696 tests conducted. 3,486 are health care workers.

GOP Senate Leader Sets Committee Hearings on Crime in Twin Cities

Dave Bishop | Jun 25, 2020 AT 11:23 am

Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka says he is scheduling oversight committee hearings to determine accountability for a recent marked increase in crime–including rioting, destruction of private business and destruction of city and state properties.

187 Amazon Workers in Minnesota Test Positive For COVID-19

Dave Bishop | Jun 25, 2020 AT 9:26 am

At least 187 workers at Amazon facilities in Minnesota have tested positive for COVID-19.