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Robots to battle at Mall of America

Robots to battle at Mall of America

Apr 26, 2014 at 7:07 am

It's machine vs. machine when the Midwest Robotics League returns to the Mall of America for its 2014 regional competition this weekend. Read More...

Minneapolis to recognize Indigenous Peoples Day

Minneapolis to recognize Indigenous Peoples Day

Apr 25, 2014 at 6:06 pm

The City of Minneapolis will recognize the second Monday in October as "Indigenous Peoples Day" instead of Columbus Day. Read More...

Nurse stealing drugs from nursing home

Nurse stealing drugs from nursing home

Apr 25, 2014 at 6:06 pm

Prosecutors have charged a Burnsville man with stealing pain medications from a nursing home where he worked as a nurse. Read More...

Byron's neighbor testifies

Byron's neighbor testifies

Apr 25, 2014 at 5:05 pm

Defense witnesses say a Minnesota man on trial for fatally shooting two teenagers who broke into his home was fearful after a rash of break-ins. Read More...

Minn. man wanted to catch burglars himself

Minn. man wanted to catch burglars himself

Apr 25, 2014 at 2:02 pm

A sheriff's deputy testifying in the trial of a Minnesota man who killed two teens when they broke into his home says Byron Smith wanted to catch the people who had been burglarizing him. Read More...

Senate votes to outlaw online lottery tickets

Senate votes to outlaw online lottery tickets

Apr 25, 2014 at 2:02 pm

The Minnesota Senate has taken a stand against the sale of lottery tickets through a website or gas-pump terminals. Read More...

Minnesota's flu season nearly over

Minnesota's flu season nearly over

Apr 25, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) The flu season is almost over in Minnesota. Read More...

Mondale testifies in wage lawsuit

Mondale testifies in wage lawsuit

Apr 25, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Former Vice President Walter Mondale has defended his decision to pay a woman less than a man at the Norwegian Consulate in Minnesota, saying the wage difference was not due to gender. Read More...

Disabled man sues McDonald's over confrontation

Disabled man sues McDonald's over confrontation

Apr 25, 2014 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minneapolis man with muscular dystrophy is suing the owner of a McDonald's, saying the restaurant twice resisted his attempts to buy food. Read More...

DNR warns of cold water danger

DNR warns of cold water danger

Apr 25, 2014 at 10:10 am

The ice is off many lakes around the state and the Department of Natural Resources is reminding Minnesotans of the dangers of still-cold water. Read More...

Woman accused of pepper-spraying deputy

Woman accused of pepper-spraying deputy

Apr 25, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A St. Paul woman is accused of pepper-spraying a sheriff's deputy who was delivering a court summons to her. Read More...

More charges against man in ex-girlfriend beating

More charges against man in ex-girlfriend beating

Apr 25, 2014 at 9:09 am

MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — A rural Moorhead man accused of trying to kill his ex-girlfriend with a baseball bat is now accused of trying to call her from jail. Read More...

AG backs lawmaker immunity bill

AG backs lawmaker immunity bill

Apr 25, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson is advising the Legislature to forge ahead with a bill making clear that lawmakers can't avoid arrest for drunken driving or other crimes during the months of session. Read More...

Audio: Humane Society fundraiser tonight

Audio: Humane Society fundraiser tonight

Apr 25, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The Tri-County Humane Society holds its 13th annual Wine, Kibbles and Bids fundraiser tonight. Read More...

Vanska returns to Minnesota Orchestra

Vanska returns to Minnesota Orchestra

Apr 25, 2014 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Finnish conductor Osmo Vanska is returning as music director of the Minnesota Orchestra. Read More...

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