Among Twin Cities teens, pumping iron is more popular than experts thought
Updated: November 19, 2012, - 05:32 AM
A controversial idea for improving safety in Minnesota's home day cares - cutting the number of kids that providers can watch - is off the table for now.
Updated: November 15, 2012, - 07:13 PM
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