The hospital’s long-vacant buildings and lonely, sprawling grounds appear at once imposing and more than a little spooky, even with a late-autumn sun still high in the sky
Archives for October 2011
So far, $70,000 has been spent to attract a new air carrier to St. Cloud Regional Airport without any solid results.
MPR News wants to pose your questions to the Minnesota Democrats vying for the DFL nomination in Minnesota’s 8th congressional district and the chance to unseat Republican incumbent U.S. Rep. Chip Cravaack.
Members of the History Center of Olmsted County voted this week to transfer ownership of Rochester’s historic Mayowood Mansion to the Mayo Clinic, which will pay $3 million to restore the mansion. The historical society will keep all the personal property and continue to offer tours of the mansion.
A special permit could be issued to allow Lutsen Mountains Ski Hill to pump water from a nearby trout stream for snow making, despite very low river flow.
In the Fargo Moorhead area, local governments have spent $342 million on permanent flood protection since 1990.
Two permits have been approved to allow a major expansion at U.S. Steel’s taconite plant in Keewatin on the western end of the Iron Range.
Unlike many Minnesota cities, voters in Bemidji don’t have the ability to recall their elected city officials. But Bemidji’s charter commission wants to change that.
Many Americans see Minnesota as stodgy and cold. Tourists don’t know about the fun stuff, survey says.
An increasing number of Minnesota women are being killed by their husbands.