State & Regional

Report: Minnesota ranks 5th in nation for student debt

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota ranks fifth in the nation for student debt and fourth for its proportion of students grappling with loans, a new Project for ... Read more

Interstate 35 construction wraps up for the winter

All Interstate 35 lanes and ramps through Owatonna opened Thursday as Year 1 of the $19.1 million construction project wrapped up for the winter, according ... Read more

West Coast labor disputes slowing ag exports

ST. PAUL — Labor contract disputes at West Coast seaports are slowing Minnesota agricultural exports headed for international markets. The labor disputes compound delays already ... Read more

Mayor responds to photo criticism

MINNEAPOLIS — The mayor of Minneapolis is making her first public comments about a photo that a police union leader says shows her flashing a ... Read more

Grand Rapids man charged after standoff

GRAND RAPIDS — Authorities have charged a Grand Rapids man who they said led a seven-hour armed standoff with officers. Twenty-nine-year-old Robert Williams was charged ... Read more