Minnesota Public Radio News

MN Democrats spar with Obama over trade deal

WASHINGTON — There’s very little congressional Republicans and the White House agree on these days, except for the need to pass the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a ... Read more

Blocking wire transfers could spark crisis in Somalia

Somali-Americans in Minnesota and across the United States are again facing problems sending money to relatives still living in east Africa. Last month, the bank ... Read more

In good times, Minn. shifts focus to training workers

As the state’s economy recovers from the economic downturn of the past six years, Gov. Mark Dayton, the Legislature and business leaders are shifting their ... Read more

Funding cuts threaten Poison Center’s future

When 2-year-old Ayla Thompson drank mineral spirits that she’d found on the kitchen counter in her home, her father Bucko didn’t know how to help ... Read more