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Burger King buys Tim Hortons

Burger King buys Tim Hortons

Aug 26, 2014 at 7:07 am

MIAMI (AP) — Burger King is buying Canadian coffee-and-doughnut chain Tim Hortons Inc. for about $11 billion, creating the world's third-largest fast-food company. Read More...

Statewide test scores hold steady

Statewide test scores hold steady

Aug 26, 2014 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota students' performance on standardized proficiency tests held steady or slightly improved this year. Read More...

State Fair reaches midpoint

State Fair reaches midpoint

Aug 26, 2014 at 5:05 am

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (KNSI) The Minnesota State Fair reaches the halfway point today (Tuesday). Read More...

Boy dies after being hit by car

Boy dies after being hit by car

Aug 26, 2014 at 4:04 am

NORTH BRANCH, Minn. (AP) — North Branch police say an 11-year-old boy has died after being hit by a car last week. Read More...

Two arrested for stealing ATV

Two arrested for stealing ATV

Aug 26, 2014 at 4:04 am

LONG PRAIRIE, Minn. (KNSI) The Todd County Sheriff's Office says two people have been arrested in connection with a stolen ATV. Read More...

Benton County tornado was an EF-0

Benton County tornado was an EF-0

Aug 26, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD. Minn. (KNSI) The National Weather Service says a tornado that touched down Sunday night near the Benton-Morrison County line was an EF-Zero tornado with peak winds of about 75 miles an hour. Read More...

Rain slows small grain harvest

Rain slows small grain harvest

Aug 25, 2014 at 7:07 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Widespread rains have slowed Minnesota's small grain harvest but also have improved row crop and pasture conditions. Read More...

Minnesota pheasant harvest down

Minnesota pheasant harvest down

Aug 25, 2014 at 7:07 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The number of pheasant hunters in Minnesota plunged last year along with the ringneck harvest. Read More...

Citations issued during move-in weekend

Citations issued during move-in weekend

Aug 25, 2014 at 6:06 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud police say they issued citations to 233 people during move-in weekend at St. Cloud State University. Read More...

Near crash with garbage truck injures man

Near crash with garbage truck injures man

Aug 25, 2014 at 6:06 pm

ALBANY, Minn. (KNSI) A Benson man was injured Monday morning when his car collided with a garbage truck south of Albany. Read More...

Archdiocese fills new position

Archdiocese fills new position

Aug 25, 2014 at 9:09 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has named the former head of the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension to a key position in the wake of clergy sexual misconduct. Read More...

Back to school for some students today

Back to school for some students today

Aug 25, 2014 at 7:07 am

(UNDATED) The first day of school for some Minnesota students is today, a week before the rest of the state. Read More...

Weekend storms pound Dakotas

Weekend storms pound Dakotas

Aug 25, 2014 at 6:06 am

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A stormy weekend in the Dakotas led to flooding, power outages and damage to homes, cars and trees. Read More...

Stormy night in central Minnesota

Stormy night in central Minnesota

Aug 25, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A severe weather outbreak across central Minnesota Sunday night, although it missed the immediate St. Cloud area. Read More...

Boating death in northern Minnesota

Boating death in northern Minnesota

Aug 25, 2014 at 4:04 am

ELY, Minn. (AP) — A 23-year-old Ely man has died after the boat he was riding in hit a rock on a northern Minnesota lake. Read More...

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