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Teacher layoff bill gets Senate test

Teacher layoff bill gets Senate test

Mar 12, 2015 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Republican move to minimize the roll of seniority in teacher layoff decisions is scheduled for its first Senate test. Read More...

More record temps possible today

More record temps possible today

Mar 12, 2015 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) More temperature records could be shattered across Minnesota today, as unseasonably mild March weather continues. Read More...

Family of 6 coping after losing home in fire

Family of 6 coping after losing home in fire

Mar 11, 2015 at 10:10 pm

One Central Minnesota family of 6, is coping after losing everything in a house fire last Saturday. Read More...

Hutchinson man center of Supreme Court case

Hutchinson man center of Supreme Court case

Mar 11, 2015 at 4:04 pm

The Minnesota Supreme Court says a person shouldn't expect the contents of a garbage container to remain private once it's put outside, so police don't need a warrant to search the trash. Read More...

Minnesota income for taxes will fall by 2017

Minnesota income for taxes will fall by 2017

Mar 11, 2015 at 4:04 pm

A new study from the Minnesota Revenue Department shows most residents will pay a slightly smaller percentage of their income in state and local taxes by 2017. Read More...

St. Paul priest removed from priesthood

St. Paul priest removed from priesthood

Mar 11, 2015 at 4:04 pm

Pope Francis has removed from the priesthood a former St. Paul priest who pleaded guilty in Minnesota to molesting two boys. Read More...

Body cameras? Not 'til next year

Body cameras? Not 'til next year

Mar 11, 2015 at 4:04 pm

Minnesota lawmakers may wait until next year to pass guidelines for police body cameras. Read More...

Teen escapes custody in St. Cloud

Teen escapes custody in St. Cloud

Mar 11, 2015 at 3:03 pm

A teen who escaped custody while en route to the Stearns County Courthouse in St. Cloud today remains at large as of this afternoon, according to the St. Cloud Police Department. Read More...

SCSU joins law college to expedite program

SCSU joins law college to expedite program

Mar 11, 2015 at 2:02 pm

St. Cloud State University has entered into a program with William Mitchell College of Law that allows students to complete college and earn a law degree in six years, instead of the traditional seven. Read More...

K9 bulletproof vest in Cass County is a lifesaver

K9 bulletproof vest in Cass County is a lifesaver

Mar 11, 2015 at 1:01 pm

Cass County Sheriff’s Office K9 "Yankee" has received a protective bullet- and stab-proof vest through fundraising efforts from Vested Interest In K9s Inc. Read More...

officials: MNsure needs 2 more years of work

officials: MNsure needs 2 more years of work

Mar 11, 2015 at 12:12 pm

Minnesota's top technology official says MNsure may need another two years of work before it's on solid footing. Read More...

bear researcher trial costing tax payers

bear researcher trial costing tax payers

Mar 11, 2015 at 11:11 am

An ongoing legal battle between the Minnesota DNR and an Ely bear researcher has cost taxpayers roughly $430,000. Read More...

History Day makes students experts

History Day makes students experts

Mar 11, 2015 at 11:11 am

More than 260 Central Minnesota students in grades six through 12 will participate in History Day events next week at St. Cloud State University's Atwood Memorial Center. Read More...

Dayton exempts septic vehicles

Dayton exempts septic vehicles

Mar 11, 2015 at 10:10 am

Due to weather conditions this winter that caused septic systems across Minnesota to freeze, Governor Mark Dayton today issued an executive order that exempts vehicles used to pump or transport septic system sewage from the seasonal weight restrictions on state and local highways and streets. Read More...

Marijuana bust in Morrison County

Marijuana bust in Morrison County

Mar 11, 2015 at 10:10 am

A 29-year-old Randall man was arrested after a search of a home Tuesday turned up a marijuana plant-growing operation and firearms, according to the Morrison County Sheriff's Office. Read More...

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