The state's general fund received $67.3 million from the lottery, while funds for the environment, natural resources and game and fish collected $54.6 million.
Updated: September 16, 2011, - 10:45 AM
Mnar Muhawesh, 24, Maple GroveAll eyes were on Mnar Muhawesh as she stepped through the door of her Maple Grove...
Updated: September 09, 2011, - 05:50 PM
Nonprofit supplier Books for Africa celebrates the milestone and seeks help at its St. Paul warehouse.
Updated: September 08, 2011, - 08:29 PM
The popular political figure will speak Friday at a fundraiser benefiting famine victims in Somalia.
Updated: September 01, 2011, - 11:07 PM
As payments arrived, U officials realized the size of the fortune Myrtle Stroud left.
Updated: August 25, 2011, - 09:42 PM
At a time when famine in Africa has put a spotlight on world hunger, who knew that a University of Minnesota program has been quietly sowing the seeds for a remedy for 25 years?
Updated: August 24, 2011, - 09:19 PM
Jeff Anderson says the historic release of more than 1,800 papers tied to a 2002 sex-abuse case is incomplete.
Updated: August 22, 2011, - 09:37 PM
A change in federal policy now puts the priority on deporting those who have committed serious crimes.
Updated: August 22, 2011, - 12:12 AM
The drowning deaths of a 26-year-old man and a 9-year-old in Plymouth are the latest signs of a surge in water fatalities this year. Authorities say swimming-friendly weather is a likely factor.
Updated: August 16, 2011, - 11:13 PM