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MN House passes bill to compensate innocent

MN House passes bill to compensate innocent

Apr 29, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Innocent people who are wrongfully convicted could get as much as $100,000 for each year of imprisonment under a bill passed by the Minnesota House. Read More...

Gene Larkin appearing at Rox opener

Gene Larkin appearing at Rox opener

Apr 29, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The St. Cloud Rox have announced that former Minnesota Twins player Gene Larkin will throw out the ceremonial first pitch and sign autographs at the Rox home opener May 30th at Joe Faber Field. Read More...

Group asks judge to suspend campaign giving limits

Group asks judge to suspend campaign giving limits

Apr 29, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A group challenging a Minnesota campaign finance law is asking a federal judge to suspend a cap on some campaign contributions. Read More...

Franken: Hearing scheduled on propane

Franken: Hearing scheduled on propane

Apr 29, 2014 at 6:06 am

WASHINGTON (KNSI) - Senator Al Franken says the Senate Energy Committee will investigate the causes of this winter's propane shortages. Read More...

Veteran's Drive under repair

Veteran's Drive under repair

Apr 29, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Spring is road construction season in Minnesota, and a project is about to get started in St. Cloud. Read More...

Stearns Co. could see isolated flooding

Stearns Co. could see isolated flooding

Apr 29, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) This rainfall could cause some isolated local flooding issues in Stearns County in low lying areas, on certain roadways and in lakes and rivers. Read More...

Sauk Rapids police warn of burglaries

Sauk Rapids police warn of burglaries

Apr 29, 2014 at 6:06 am

SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (KNSI) Sauk Rapids police are asking residents to lock up their homes and vehicles after a rash of burglaries over the past two weeks. Read More...

Commencement speakers announced

Commencement speakers announced

Apr 29, 2014 at 6:06 am

COLLEGEVILLE, Minn. (KNSI) St. John's University and the College of St. Benedict have released the names of the keynote speakers for the upcoming commencement ceremonies at the two schools. Read More...

Closing arguments today in Smith trial

Closing arguments today in Smith trial

Apr 29, 2014 at 5:05 am

LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — The trial of a Minnesota man charged with fatally shooting two teenagers will wrap up without the defendant taking the stand. Read More...

Wet weather limits fieldwork

Wet weather limits fieldwork

Apr 29, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Wet weather continues to keep Minnesota farmers out of their fields, but the rain is helping improve soil moisture. Read More...

McCartney sells out in 20 minutes

McCartney sells out in 20 minutes

Apr 29, 2014 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tickets for Paul McCartney's summer concert at Target Field are sold out. Read More...

Lawmakers move on voter registration

Lawmakers move on voter registration

Apr 29, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are hoping to minimize any lapse in the state's online voter registration system. Read More...

DNR wants anglers to

DNR wants anglers to "think zero"

Apr 29, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources wants anglers to "think zero" at this year's walleye and northern pike opener. Read More...

Record rainfall on Monday

Record rainfall on Monday

Apr 29, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Monday was another very wet day in St. Cloud. An inch and 58 hundreths of rain fell--which was a record amount for the date. And it brings St. Cloud's rainfall total since Saturday to five-point-zero-six inches. Read More...

'Asian carp' gets a makeover in Senate

'Asian carp' gets a makeover in Senate

Apr 28, 2014 at 5:05 pm

The term "Asian carp" has become endangered in Minnesota. Read More...

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