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Authorities don't know how shooter obtained gun

Authorities don't know how shooter obtained gun

Jan 28, 2015 at 3:03 pm

Officials say they don't know how a man with a history of mental illness obtained the gun he used to shoot and wound two police officers. Read More...

Trailer decal program suspended

Trailer decal program suspended

Jan 28, 2015 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will postpone the new aquatic invasive species training and trailer decal program that was due to launch at the end of the month while legislators consider changes to the program. Read More...

Anderson wins Beargrease

Anderson wins Beargrease

Jan 28, 2015 at 10:10 am

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Musher Ryan Anderson pulled across the Beargrease Marathon finish line just minutes ahead of his friend and three-time champion Nathan Schroeder to win the 2015 dog sled race. Read More...

Peterson will seek 14th term in Congress

Peterson will seek 14th term in Congress

Jan 28, 2015 at 8:08 am

WASHINGTON D.C. (KNSI) Minnesota Congressman Collin Peterson is wasting no time deciding his political plans for 2016. Read More...

Threat closes Minneapolis school

Threat closes Minneapolis school

Jan 28, 2015 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A high school in Minneapolis will be closed Wednesday after officials say they received a credible threat. Read More...

DNR proposes deer stand ban

DNR proposes deer stand ban

Jan 28, 2015 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Permanent deer hunting stands could be banned on state and county forest land. Read More...

Much more than January thaw

Much more than January thaw

Jan 28, 2015 at 7:07 am

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Warm Pacific air blanketing the Dakotas continues to set records in the two states, with temperatures reaching into the 50s, 60s and even 70s. Read More...

Sprinkler mandate challenged in court

Sprinkler mandate challenged in court

Jan 28, 2015 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Builders Association of the Twin Cities is suing the state over a new sprinkler mandate. Read More...

Sartell couple rescued from lake

Sartell couple rescued from lake

Jan 28, 2015 at 6:06 am

SOUTH HAVEN, Minn. (KNSI) The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says an elderly Sartell couple had to be rescued after the pickup they were in crashed through the ice on Clearwater Lake in Fairhaven Township. Read More...

January is Mentoring Month

January is Mentoring Month

Jan 28, 2015 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Those Minnesotans who have resolved to make a difference this year are being encouraged to consider becoming mentors to young people. Read More...

GOP: Dayton budget too big

GOP: Dayton budget too big

Jan 28, 2015 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Republicans say Gov. Mark Dayton's proposed $42 billion budget is too large. Read More...

MnSCU funding in question

MnSCU funding in question

Jan 28, 2015 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton wants to send more state money to the University of Minnesota, but he's won't discuss extra spending on the other state college system until it works out an internal dispute. Read More...

Dayton signs disaster relief bill

Dayton signs disaster relief bill

Jan 28, 2015 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton has signed a bill to help rebuild Minnesota roads and restore lands hit by flooding last June. Read More...

Man pleads not guilty in death of son

Man pleads not guilty in death of son

Jan 28, 2015 at 5:05 am

GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) — A 38-year-old Itasca County man has pleaded not guilty to murder charges in connection with the death of his three-month-old son. Read More...

Mail thieves could be after tax info

Mail thieves could be after tax info

Jan 28, 2015 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Police in the greater St. Cloud area are issuing an alert to the public that there have been several reports recently of mail being stolen from mailboxes in the area. Read More...

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