Midday Headlines – March 19th, 2024

>>Free School Milk Program Push (St. Paul, MN) — A free carton of milk at school for every student who brings their lunch from home — something that’s *not* in Governor Tim Walz’s 226-million-dollar supplemental budget plan, but Walz says...

Midday Headlines – March 18th, 2024

>>Ellison Warns About Healthcare-Related Scams After UnitedHealth Hack (St. Paul, MN)  —  Attorney General Keith Ellison is warning all Minnesotans about possible healthcare scams.  Hackers attacked a subsidiary of UnitedHealth Group last month, leading to...

Midday Headlines – March 15th, 2024

>>State Park Land Returned to the Upper Sioux Community (Granite Falls, MN) — Governor Tim Walz attended a ceremony in Granite Falls this morning transferring a former state park to the Upper Sioux Community of the Dakota. Upper Sioux Agency State Park...

Midday Headlines – March 14th, 2024

>>Gooden’s Girlfriend Indicted in Burnsville Cop/Paramedic Shootings (Minneapolis, MN) — A federal grand jury has indicted the girlfriend of Shannon Gooden — the man who fatally shot three first responders in Burnsville last month before killing himself. ...

Midday Headlines – March 13th, 2024

>>Minnesota Increases Fire Danger Level, Activates Smoke Chasers Minnesota’s wildfire risk has increased significantly, prompting state agencies to enlist seasonal firefighters six weeks earlier than usual. According to the latest fire danger map from the...

Midday Headlines – March 12th, 2024

>>U of M Student Missing (Minneapolis, MN) — University of Minnesota Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a missing student. The U posted to X that 20-year-old Margot Langford, also known as River, was last spotted around midnight on...