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Doctor to evaluate 12-year-old stabbing suspect

Doctor to evaluate 12-year-old stabbing suspect

Jun 11, 2014 at 2:02 pm

A court commissioner has ordered a competency evaluation for one of two 12-year-old girls accused of stabbing a classmate 19 times in a quest to please a spooky fictional character they read about online. Read More...

Blind reading tutor finds success

Blind reading tutor finds success

Jun 11, 2014 at 1:01 pm

As a Minnesota Reading Corps tutor, Jordan Richardson didn't think his blindness would be a deterrent to helping his elementary school students. Neither did the children. Read More...

Bison a National Mammal?

Bison a National Mammal?

Jun 11, 2014 at 6:06 am

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — U.S. senators from the Dakotas and other areas are making another attempt at having the bison declared the national mammal. Read More...

BNSF fined for traffic delays

BNSF fined for traffic delays

Jun 11, 2014 at 6:06 am

BENSON, Minn. (AP) — Increased oil production in North Dakota and Canada means more train traffic across Minnesota. Read More...

Roseau receiving flood aid

Roseau receiving flood aid

Jun 11, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says a flood protection project for Roseau will be completed, thanks to the water projects bill signed Tuesday by President Barack Obama. Read More...

Target moves into alcohol sales

Target moves into alcohol sales

Jun 11, 2014 at 4:04 am

OTSEGO, Minn. (AP) — Target Corp. will start selling a full selection of wine, beer and hard liquor at its store in Otsego this summer. Read More...

Dayton heads to Washington

Dayton heads to Washington

Jun 11, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is off to Washington for high-level meetings and a presidential tribute to the Minnesota Lynx, the WNBA's reigning champs. Read More...

Dayton:Super Bowl requests go 'way overboard'

Dayton:Super Bowl requests go 'way overboard'

Jun 10, 2014 at 2:02 pm

A list of requests by the NFL of cities bidding for the Super Bowl go "way overboard" in the eyes of Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton. Read More...

Fishing tournament cancelled

Fishing tournament cancelled

Jun 10, 2014 at 11:11 am

RICHMOND (KNSI) Organizers of the annual Heart of Minnesota Fishing tournament have cancelled this Saturday's event because of high water and No Wake Zone restrictions. Read More...

More boat inspectors this summer

More boat inspectors this summer

Jun 10, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) The Minnesota DNR is ramping up its fight against the spread of aquatic invasive species. Read More...

Hollywood Spotlight, Tuesday

Hollywood Spotlight, Tuesday

Jun 10, 2014 at 10:10 am

Your daily dish from Hollywood! Read More...

Sisters get permit approval for solar farm

Sisters get permit approval for solar farm

Jun 10, 2014 at 9:09 am

The City of Mankato has approved a permit for a solar farm to be constructed by the Sisters of Notre Dame. Read More...

States team up on invasive species

States team up on invasive species

Jun 10, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Midwest boaters are being urged to drain and clean their boats and trailers to prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species across their borders. Read More...

What was in 2018 Super Bowl bid?

What was in 2018 Super Bowl bid?

Jun 10, 2014 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A published report detailing perks the National Football League requests of cities bidding for the Super Bowl has organizers of the 2018 Minnesota game on the defensive. Read More...

Minnesota VA centers have shorter waits

Minnesota VA centers have shorter waits

Jun 10, 2014 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — New audit data show waiting times at the two Veterans Affairs medical centers in Minnesota are considerably lower than the worst trouble spots in the VA system. Read More...

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