For residents affected by flooding this June, help may be in sight.
Those who live in Carver, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott and Wright counties may be eligible for state loans up to $70,000.
Several back-to-school events will take place Tuesday as the governor and school officials welcome students to class.
Officials have identified the 42-year-old woman who was hit and killed by a Green Line light rail train Sunday morning near Westgate Station on the border of St. Paul and Minneapolis.
Many students across the state will head back to school Tuesday, and children and parents might notice new changes this year.
Here are some new initiatives in place this year:
Labor Day is typically the end of boating season for a lot of Minnesotans, and many businesses out on Lake Minnetonka say this season was a particularly tough one.
Remember, we had a late ice out, then cold and rainy weather, and then we had a wake restriction across all of the lake for the first time ever.
A 23-year-old man was rushed to the hospital early Monday morning after he was hit by a car while crossing the street in Minneapolis.
Gas prices in Minnesota are lower than they were during the Labor Day weekend last year, and analysts say they could fall even further heading into the fall.
The Star Tribune reports that in the Twin Cities, the average gas price was $3.36 per gallon on Friday. That's 20 cents less than last year.
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