The Associated Press
Gophers Dancing in Des Moines for NCAA Tournament
The Minnesota Gophers have earned an at-large bid to the 2019 NCAA Men's Basketball tournament with a #10 seed, and will face #7 seed Louisville on Thursday in Des Moines.
No Major Injuries in Le Sueur County Train Derailment
No major injuries were reported after a Union Pacific Railroad train derailed in Le Sueur County, but two crew members were taken to the hospital as a precaution.
Minnesota Senate Backs Disaster Loans for Barn Collapses
The Minnesota Senate has approved expanding a zero-interest disaster loan program for farmers, just in time for producers whose buildings have been damaged by heavy snow this winter.
Top House Republican Calls for Fraud Crackdown
The top Republican in the Minnesota House says a legislative auditor's report shows that fraud is pervasive within the state's Child Care Assistance Program.
Audit Finds No Child Care Fraud-Terror Link
Minnesota's legislative auditor says he can't substantiate allegations that money defrauded from a state child care program found its way to terror organizations overseas.
Heavy Snow Collapses Fairgrounds Barn Roof
Heavy snow has caused some structural damage at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds.
St. Cloud Man Among Plane Crash Victims in Ethiopia
Family members say a St. Cloud man is among the 157 people who died when a jetliner crashed in Ethiopia.
Minnesota Senate Panel Votes Against Recreational Marijuana
A Minnesota Senate committee has voted to kill a bill to legalize recreational marijuana in the state, making it unlikely that the legislation will pass this year.
Survey: NE Minnesota Moose Population Low But Stable
The latest survey finds the moose population in northeastern Minnesota remains low but stable for the eighth consecutive year.
UPDATE: Lawmakers Plan to Refill Empty Disaster Fund
Minnesota lawmakers are pushing to replenish an empty disaster fund ahead of anticipated spring flooding.