Jennifer Brooks

Reporter | Region
Phone: 612-673-4008
Jennifer Brooks is a regional reporter who covers stories around Minnesota and beyond.

Recent content from Jennifer Brooks

Inside an abortion clinic: Private choices in public debate

The Whole Woman’s Health clinic in downtown Minneapolis, which performs about one-third of the state’s abortions, opened its doors in the hope of demystifying a procedure that remains an emotional and political minefield.

Updated: January 22, 2015, - 08:56 AM

Are hard times ahead for North Dakota oil fields?

North Dakota watches warily as oil prices drop and rigs are shuttered.

Updated: January 04, 2015, - 06:39 AM

Jim Oberstar, 79: All roads (and bridges and bike trails) led to home

He represented northeastern Minnesota in Congress for 36 years, steering millions of dollars back home to build everything from roads and bridges to sidewalks and bike trails.

Updated: December 26, 2014, - 04:48 PM

Joan Mondale, 83: Her potter's hands shaped our world

Arts patron, second lady of the United States, charming campaigner, devoted mother. But when it came time to write her obituary, the first word her family chose was “potter.”

Updated: December 26, 2014, - 04:48 PM

Cold cash will be needed to see Apostle Island ice caves

Visitors 16 and older to be charged $5 admission fee.

Updated: December 18, 2014, - 10:52 PM

Minnesota mom fights charge she endangered her son with medical marijuana

MADISON, Minn. – Minnesota mother Angela Brown, who gave her son an illegal drug that will be legal by this...

Updated: December 17, 2014, - 09:47 PM

Minnesota mom heads back to court on charges of giving son medical marijuana

Charges over use of medical marijuana for son stir anger.

Updated: December 16, 2014, - 09:11 PM

Gaps in medical marijuana map worry outstate patients

Minnesota’s eight medical marijuana centers won’t be conveniently located for many outside the Twin Cities.

Updated: December 15, 2014, - 10:46 AM

Obituary: Fargo Mayor Dennis Walaker fought floods and built up city

Dennis Walaker, the flood mayor of Fargo, was a larger-than-life folk hero with a booming laugh and an abiding devotion...

Updated: December 09, 2014, - 09:58 PM

Holy cow: Stray herd forces downtown roundup in Red Wing

Wandering dairy cows corralled by cops after escaping trailer, then hoofing it downtown.

Updated: December 05, 2014, - 09:51 PM

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