U.S. Spending on Children Drops to New Low

Carol McCarthy | Sep 12, 2019 AT 7:44 am

A new report shows the share of federal spending on children was at an all-time low in fiscal year 2019.

Detroit Lakes Sets Preliminary Budget and Levy for 2020

Carol McCarthy | Sep 12, 2019 AT 7:27 am

September is the month local governments set their preliminary tax levies and budgets. Detroit Lakes set the maximum levy Tuesday.

Breckenridge Man Sentenced In Beating Death Of Toddler Son

Carol McCarthy | Sep 11, 2019 AT 7:26 am

A 36-year-old Breckenridge man is facing 25 years in prison in connection with the death of his toddler son.

Ulen Hitterdal Students Choose Honorary Homecoming Queen

Carol McCarthy | Sep 11, 2019 AT 5:13 am

Ulen-Hitterdal students select classmate who died in June car crash as homecoming queen.

We Remember: Flags at Half Staff Today in Observance of 9/11/01

Carol McCarthy | Sep 11, 2019 AT 4:08 am

In observance of the eighteenth anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, and in accordance with a proclamation issued by the President, Governor Tim Walz has ordered that all United States flags and Minnesota flags be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings in the State of Minnesota from sunrise until sunset.