The Wisconsin Supreme Court says it won't hear oral arguments in a lawsuit seeking to purge thousands of voters from the rolls until at least September. That raises questions about whether the justices will rule before the Nov. 3 presidential election.
More than 200 scientists have called for the World Health Organization and others to acknowledge that the coronavirus can spread in the air. That change could alter some of the current measures being taken to stop the pandemic.
Construction of Duluth's first Costco Wholesale store is expected to begin this fall, according to a document submitted to the St. Louis County Board. City and county officials are considering a combined $2 million in tax abatement for the project.
The Wisconsin Elections Commission has given final approval to a mailing that will put absentee ballot application forms in the hands of most registered voters ahead of the November presidential election.
Small breweries in Michigan could sell and deliver more craft beer to stores under legislation headed to the governor’s desk. The changes will allow sales to stores without having to go through the state's three-tier system for alcohol distribution.
A weekly update shows drought conditions have worsened in parts of the Northland, though the report is based on data gathered before Wednesday night's storms. The U.S. Drought Monitor says there is a severe drought in parts of St. Louis and Carlton counties.