MN Republicans React to Election Performance and Gains

Talking with Lakeland News, Republicans Josh Heintzeman of House District 10A and Dale Lueck of House District 10B reacted to how Republicans did during the election....

Crow Wing County Sees Record Turnout in 2020 Election

Crow Wing County set a record this year for the highest number of voters in an election. Combining early voting, absentee voting, and votes on Election Day, 85.5% of...

Protesters Arrested Wednesday in Minneapolis After Marching Onto, Blocking I-94

Hundreds of protesters were arrested Wednesday night shortly after they marched onto Interstate 94 in Minneapolis, according to local media reports. They were protesting...

Judge Rejects Moving Trial of Former Officers Charged in George Floyd’s Death

A Minnesota judge has rejected defense requests to move the trial of four former Minneapolis police officers charged in George Floyd’s death. The judge has also...

US Steel Plans to Restart Keewatin Taconite Plant, Bring Back Workers

Officials say U.S. Steel plans to bring back hundreds of workers at the Keewatin Taconite plant in northern Minnesota that was shut down in May due to a drop in demand...

State of Manufacturing Event Reveals Effects of COVID-19 on Business Leaders

COVID-19 has affected nearly every kind of business. Today, manufacturers from around the state met to discuss how this unprecedented year has changed things in their...

Lamplighter Community Theatre in Staples to Present “The Last Five Years”

It’s just one week until the curtain opens in Staples for a performance and screening of “The Last Five Years.” Preparations for a show unlike any other...

Golden Apple: Walker Hackensack Akeley Superintendent Recognizes Hard-Working Staff

For this week’s Golden Apple, we talked with Eric Pingrey, the superintendent from the Walker Hackensack Akeley School District, where he decided to give...

Tri-County Health Care and CentraCare Expand Cardiology Services

Tri-County Health Care announced today their expansion of its partnership with CentraCare’s Heart & Vascular Center. The partnership will expand its cardiology...

Minnesota Reports Nearly 4,000 New Coronavirus Cases Thursday

The Minnesota Department of Health reported 3,956 new COVID-19 cases today along with 25 deaths. The total number of cases breaks the record for the third straight day....

Common Ground: Fortuna Alexander

In this special Moving Lives MN episode of Common Ground, we visit the home of immigrant entrepreneur Fortuna Alexander (see Common Ground 1013: Sprout Growers and Makers...

Common Ground – Fortuna Alexander

November 12 at 7 pm — Tune in or stream with the PBS app and online at video.lptv.org. In this special Moving Lives MN episode of Common Ground, we visit the home of...