Wednesday Apr 9
Minnesota House passes bill to close gender pay gap
House members approved the bill 106-24 Wednesday, with support from both parties.
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Tue Apr 08, 2014
Medical marijuana vote could be held by Minnesota House
Though the medical marijuana bill has stalled at the Minnesota Legislature, state representatives could face a vote on the drug later this session.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Las Cruces manufacturing plant lays off 70
The Las Cruces Sun-News reports that Hibbing, Minn.-based L&M Radiator closed earlier this month.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Range Firefighters Hone Skills in Simulated Fire
Firefighters from nearly a dozen Iron Range departments descended on a school in Cherry on Saturday.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Range lawmakers stress importance of Range Regional Airport renovations, bonding bill
In 1978, when the Range Regional Airport was constructed in Hibbing, the transportation center was a good fit for the Iron Range.
MN House lawmakers to discuss more tax cuts
The Minnesota House of Representatives are expected to vote Friday on a second tax bill offering $103M in tax cuts for homeowners, renters and businesses.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Former Meyer Teleservices employee says business closing is sign of changing economy
The Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board says they're hopeful that the job opportunities in the Quad City area will be an answer for the 104 employees who lost their jobs at Meyer Teleservices this week.
The Brainerd Daily Dispatch
Ad blasts Dayton marijuana stand
A group supporting medical marijuana is buying television commercial time to attack Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's opposition to a bill stalled in the Legislature.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
More than 6,000 Without Power
Minnesota Power and Lake County Power are reporting electrical outages affecting more than 6,000 homes and businesses following the snow and ice storm.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
My Minnesota: Logger reflects on decades in the woods
His four kids are grown now. But when they were in grade school, John Rolle would take their science classes out to the woods where his crew was felling trees, cleaning off limbs and getting the timber ready to haul to mills in International Falls, Bemidji and Cloquet.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Roof of Burning House Collapses in Hibbing
The Hibbing Fire Department tells us that the roof of the building collapsed while they were working to extinguish it.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Charges: Man, 19, Threatened To Shoot 2 People, Had Gun On School Property
A 19-year-old northern Minnesota man faces six felony charges for allegedly having a gun on school property and brandishing it while threatening two people in a road rage incident not far from the school.
Sat Mar 22, 2014
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Fri Mar 21, 2014
Dayton Seeks $2.2M for Medical Pot Study
With a push for legalizing medical marijuana stalled this session, Gov. Mark Dayton plans to ask for $2.2 million for research into its possible benefits, a spokeswoman said Friday.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Entrepreneur Fund names three to board
Clusiau is co-owner and operator of Hibbing Chrysler Center, Hibbing Auto Care Accessory and Detail Center and Superior Chrysler Center.
Wed Mar 19, 2014
St. Cloud Times
Minnesota bill aims to give women equal pay, paid sick leave
A bill that aims to improve working conditions and pay for women is scheduled to be heard in a committee in the Minnesota House.
Tue Mar 18, 2014
New computers for squad cars approved
The in-car computer upgrades would accommodate a mobile package, GPS , mapping, e-citation and e-charging.
Minnesota Medical Association opposes medicinal pot; calls for studies
The Minnesota Medical Association does not support a bill that's in play at the Capitol to legalize medical marijuana.
$1M vintage car scam means 6-plus years for ex-Iron Ranger
A onetime Iron Range businessman was sentenced to more than six years in prison for swindling classic car buffs out of more than $1 million with false promises to restore their vintage vehicles.