V. Rama Murthy, a geochemist and teacher who made people smile.
Updated: November 14, 2012, - 08:12 PM
Social worker faulted over care of a 27-year-old in a U study who killed himself.
Updated: November 12, 2012, - 10:18 PM
The number of children with "elevated" levels -- at least 10 micrograms of lead per deciliter of blood -- dropped from 4,339 in 1995 to 584 last year. But testing in Minnesota identified more than 3,000 children with high levels.
Updated: October 25, 2012, - 03:53 PM
More than 700 home daycares have been shut down since 2002 for violations ranging from drinking to domestic violence.
Updated: October 22, 2012, - 01:08 PM
More than 65 children have been sexually abused in Minnesota child-care facilities since 2007 in cases often linked to supervision failures by in-home providers.
Updated: October 22, 2012, - 09:48 AM
News that contaminated steroid injections may have caused a meningitis outbreak inpatients with back pain has put health officials on high alert.
Updated: October 11, 2012, - 07:19 PM
Minnesota health officials say 25 people reported symptoms tied to possibly tainted steroid injections.
Updated: October 06, 2012, - 11:14 AM
Meningitis outbreak linked to pain steroid; no Minnesota cases yet.
Updated: October 05, 2012, - 08:37 AM
Census surveys aren't exactly needed to prove that Minnesota is getting older; the aging of the baby boomer generation has assured that this trend will happen. But the latest figures from the 2011 American Community Survey nonetheless provide an interesting look at the speed with which the state is aging -- and how our state's seniors live and work.
Updated: October 01, 2012, - 06:26 AM