The superintendent and founder of Hmong College Preparatory Academy in St. Paul, Christianna Hang, is offering to step down from her other role as the chief financial officer of the charter school after it lost more than $4 million in a risky hedge fund investment.
Lisa Ann Hayes walked in on a grisly scene in April 2019 at the Lake Minnetonka mansion of Irwin and Alexandra Jacobs. Irwin Jacobs had fatally shot his wife and then himself amid health and financial troubles, according to investigators.
On Wednesday, Gov. Tim Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan announced that Minnesota child care providers have begun applying for monthly direct payments to stabilize their businesses, as part of a $300 million state grant program that will last through June 2023.
Proctor Public Schools has confirmed with Hubbard Broadcasting's sister station, WDIO, that an investigation is underway involving their high school football team. No other details are known as of Wednesday morning.
Six Native American tribes sued Wisconsin on Tuesday to try to stop its planned gray wolf hunt in November, asserting that the hunt violates their treaty rights and endangers an animal they consider sacred.