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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...

St. Cloud coin shop burglarized

St. Cloud coin shop burglarized

Jul 30, 2014 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud police say a local coin shop has been burglarized. Police got the call just before 11:30 Tuesday night. Read More...

Pawn shop robber arrested in Georgia

Pawn shop robber arrested in Georgia

Jul 30, 2014 at 8:08 am

ROSEVILLE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota officials say a man accused of robbing a Ramsey County pawnshop at gunpoint is in custody in Georgia. Read More...

St. Cloud hotel robbed by gunman

St. Cloud hotel robbed by gunman

Jul 30, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud police are looking for a man who robbed the Days Inn hotel on 37th Avenue South Tuesday night. Read More...

TCF Bank Stadium prepped for soccer

TCF Bank Stadium prepped for soccer

Jul 30, 2014 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The University of Minnesota's stadium is getting a grassy makeover in preparation for an international soccer match. Read More...

Governor candidates debate today

Governor candidates debate today

Jul 30, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Republican voters still undecided about who to back in next month's primary for Minnesota governor have a chance to hear all four contenders in the same spot. Read More...

Ventura attorney: $1.8M award was fair

Ventura attorney: $1.8M award was fair

Jul 29, 2014 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — An attorney for former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura says he thinks a jury acted fairly in awarding Ventura $1.8 million in his defamation case against slain military sniper Chris Kyle. Read More...

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