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Rummage sale at Apollo HS

Rummage sale at Apollo HS

Jul 31, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A two-day rummage sale at Apollo High School begins today (Thursday)--with all proceeds going to the Roosevelt Community School that burned down following a lightning strike last month. Read More...

Suspected cop killer arrested

Suspected cop killer arrested

Jul 31, 2014 at 4:04 am

WEST ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Police in Minnesota say a man wanted in the shooting death of an officer is in custody after being shot by police. Read More...

Gunshots fired near Lake George

Gunshots fired near Lake George

Jul 31, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) In what's become an all too familiar theme lately, St. Cloud police are investigating yet another report of gunshots fired--this time--just south of Lake George Wednesday night as thousands of people were gathered there for the weekly Summertime By George outdoor festival. Read More...

19 Year Mendota Heights Police Vet Killed

19 Year Mendota Heights Police Vet Killed

Jul 30, 2014 at 5:05 pm

WEST ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) - Tragedy today in the small community of Mendota Heights as a 47 year old police officer was shot dead during a traffic stop around 12:20 Wednesday afternoon. Read More...

Man Arrested Following Chase, Not Suspect

Man Arrested Following Chase, Not Suspect

Jul 30, 2014 at 4:04 pm

WEST ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A man taken into custody following a high speed chase this afternoon is not the suspect who shot a police officer in Mendota Heights. Read More...

Missing Hutchinson Woman Found

Missing Hutchinson Woman Found

Jul 30, 2014 at 4:04 pm

Hutchinson, Minn. (KNSI) - A Hutchinson woman reported missing early this afternoon has been found alive. Read More...

Manhunt Underway Following Officer Shooting

Manhunt Underway Following Officer Shooting

Jul 30, 2014 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) - Officers from multiple departments in the Twin Cities Metro Area are engaged in what is being called an intense manhunt in a number of residential neighborhoods in Mendota Heights, concentrating especially on the 2400 block of Pond Circle East. Read More...

Officer Shot in Twin Cities Traffic Stop

Officer Shot in Twin Cities Traffic Stop

Jul 30, 2014 at 1:01 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) - Police in the twin cities metro are responding to reports that a police officer was shot during a traffic stop in the area of West St. Paul and Mendota Heights this afternoon. Read More...

GOP governor debate

GOP governor debate

Jul 30, 2014 at 1:01 pm

The candidates pursuing the Republican nomination for Minnesota governor are divided over whose vision for the state would be achievable while presiding over a government split between parties. Read More...

Appeal planned in school plot case

Appeal planned in school plot case

Jul 30, 2014 at 12:12 pm

WASECA, Minn. (AP) — Prosecutors say they plan to appeal the dismissal of six charges against a 17-year-old boy accused of plotting to kill his family and attack his southern Minnesota high school. Read More...

Ventura passage to be cut from book

Ventura passage to be cut from book

Jul 30, 2014 at 12:12 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Publisher HarperCollins says it will remove a passage from the best-seller "American Sniper" that sparked former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura's defamation lawsuit against book author Chris Kyle. Read More...

MN officials consider high-speed rail

MN officials consider high-speed rail

Jul 30, 2014 at 12:12 pm

ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota officials are holding public meetings on a proposed high-speed train linking Rochester to the Twin Cities. Read More...

AUDIO: Franken likes VA reforms

AUDIO: Franken likes VA reforms

Jul 30, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Congressional negotiators have reached agreement on a 17-billion dollar emergency spending package to reform the troubled Department of Veterans Affairs. Read More...

Ventura: Mixed emotions with verdict

Ventura: Mixed emotions with verdict

Jul 30, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura says he has mixed emotions about winning his defamation lawsuit in U.S. District Court. Read More...

Man arrested for threatening fiancee

Man arrested for threatening fiancee

Jul 30, 2014 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A man faces charges after St. Cloud police arrested him for striking his fiancee with a pool cue and threatening to stab her with a knife. Read More...

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