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Bankruptcy judge sends Twin Cities Archdiocese to mediation

Bankruptcy judge sends Twin Cities Archdiocese to mediation

Jan 20, 2015 at 5:05 pm

A bankruptcy court judge has ordered the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis to try to reach a settlement with attorneys for victims of clergy sexual abuse. Read More...

Dayton creates diversity council to boost levels

Dayton creates diversity council to boost levels

Jan 20, 2015 at 5:05 pm

Gov. Mark Dayton is trying to make the state's workforce more diverse. Read More...

New evidence delays St. Cloud trial of man accused of killing officer

New evidence delays St. Cloud trial of man accused of killing officer

Jan 20, 2015 at 3:03 pm

Opening statements in the trial of a man accused of killing a Mendota Heights police officer have been delayed until Thursday, after prosecutors said they have new evidence. Read More...

Nursing home industry asks Minnesota for $200 million

Nursing home industry asks Minnesota for $200 million

Jan 20, 2015 at 3:03 pm

Advocates for Minnesota's nursing home industry are looking for $200 million from the state, saying underfunding has forced some facilities to close. Read More...

Teen gathers, hides guns as parents argue

Teen gathers, hides guns as parents argue

Jan 20, 2015 at 3:03 pm

Prosecutors say a 14-year-old girl gathered guns from around her St. Paul home and hid them in her bedroom as a fight between her parents escalated. Read More...

lawmakers looking to spend $29M to cover overruns

lawmakers looking to spend $29M to cover overruns

Jan 20, 2015 at 3:03 pm

Minnesota lawmakers are looking to spend $29 million to cover cost overruns at state agencies. Read More...

Dozens of strangers attend veteran's burial service

Dozens of strangers attend veteran's burial service

Jan 20, 2015 at 2:02 pm

Dozens of people who attended the burial service for a Vietnam veteran in Winona never had a chance to meet the man. Read More...

St. Francis officer investigated for data snooping

St. Francis officer investigated for data snooping

Jan 20, 2015 at 2:02 pm

A police chief in Anoka County has asked sheriff's officials to investigate whether one of his officers illegally accessed private data. Read More...

Survey about medical marijuana demand

Survey about medical marijuana demand

Jan 20, 2015 at 2:02 pm

State health officials want to know how many Minnesotans want medical marijuana and where they live. St. Cloud is one of the tentatively proposed dispensary sites. Read More...

Squirrel and rabbit hunting runs until Feb. 28

Squirrel and rabbit hunting runs until Feb. 28

Jan 20, 2015 at 2:02 pm

Even after other hunting seasons have passed, there is still time to hunt gray and fox squirrel, cottontail rabbit, jack-rabbit and snowshoe hare in a season that runs until Feb. 28. Read More...

Republican senators want to phase out Social Security tax

Republican senators want to phase out Social Security tax

Jan 20, 2015 at 1:01 pm

Senate Republicans want to ditch Minnesota's tax on Social Security checks. Read More...

St. Cloud battleground for invasive species

St. Cloud battleground for invasive species

Jan 20, 2015 at 12:12 pm

A two-day summit about aquatic invasive species such as zebra mussels began today at the River’s Edge Convention Center. The focus was on innovation and collaboration. Read More...

Juror released in Fitch trial

Juror released in Fitch trial

Jan 20, 2015 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Opening statements in the trial for a man accused of killing a Mendota Heights police officer were delayed after a juror was released from duty. Read More...

St. Cloud man rams squad car

St. Cloud man rams squad car

Jan 20, 2015 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A St. Cloud man faces several charges after ramming his car into a St. Cloud Police Department squad car at least twice as officers were trying to arrest him. Read More...

Aquatic Invaders Summit in St. Cloud

Aquatic Invaders Summit in St. Cloud

Jan 20, 2015 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud will host the first-ever Aquatic Invaders Summit beginning today at the River's Edge Convention Center. Read More...

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