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Senate panel approves medical marijuana

Senate panel approves medical marijuana

Apr 30, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota Senate panel has approved legislation that would legalize medical marijuana. Read More...

Bond sought from Knoblach

Bond sought from Knoblach

Apr 30, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — An opponent of a new Minnesota Senate office building could be on the hook for about $18.6 million if his lawsuit doesn't succeed on appeal and construction is delayed. Read More...

Loophole closed in Sense defense

Loophole closed in Sense defense

Apr 30, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers have closed a loophole used by Amy Senser as a defense in a fatal hit-and-run. Read More...

Dayton signs voter sign up bill

Dayton signs voter sign up bill

Apr 30, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton has signed a bill preserving an online voter registration system overseen by Minnesota's secretary of state. Read More...

Byron Smith found guilty

Byron Smith found guilty

Apr 29, 2014 at 3:03 pm

The jury has reached a verdict in the case of a Minnesota homeowner who shot two teens who broke into his home. Read More...

KNSI's Hollywood Spotlight, Tuesday

KNSI's Hollywood Spotlight, Tuesday

Apr 29, 2014 at 1:01 pm

Today's highlight of Hollywood Gossip Read More...

MN Based UnitedHealth to make jobs announcement

MN Based UnitedHealth to make jobs announcement

Apr 29, 2014 at 12:12 pm

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (AP) — The country's largest health benefits and services company will join Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder to make a jobs-related announcement. Read More...

Senate Panel Approves Pot Legislation

Senate Panel Approves Pot Legislation

Apr 29, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota Senate panel has approved legislation that would legalize medical marijuana. Read More...

Math tough for public works bill

Math tough for public works bill

Apr 29, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Political calculations are complicating consideration of a public works financing package. Read More...

Minnesota among states considering GMO labeling

Minnesota among states considering GMO labeling

Apr 29, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota lawmaker who is sponsoring a bill requiring labels on genetically modified food believes passage of similar legislation by states could force action at the federal level. Read More...

Tax fraud charges filed against Anoka woman

Tax fraud charges filed against Anoka woman

Apr 29, 2014 at 11:11 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Federal prosecutors say an Anoka woman failed to pay income taxes for many years, claiming she and her husband are not U.S. citizens, but are permanent residents of the "Kingdom of Heaven." Read More...

Orput: Smith waited to kill

Orput: Smith waited to kill

Apr 29, 2014 at 10:10 am

LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Prosecutors say a Minnesota man who shot two teenagers who broke into his home had always planned to take their lives. Read More...

Conservation Officer of the Year named

Conservation Officer of the Year named

Apr 29, 2014 at 10:10 am

UNDATED (KNSI) Scott Staples of Carlton (pictured left) has been named the Minnesota DNR's 2014 Conservation Officer of the Year. Read More...

Winds create havoc in NE Minnesota

Winds create havoc in NE Minnesota

Apr 29, 2014 at 10:10 am

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Strong winds have knocked down trees and cut power to thousands of homes and businesses across northeastern Minnesota. Read More...

Judge halts Minnesota online voter signup system

Judge halts Minnesota online voter signup system

Apr 29, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A judge has ordered Minnesota's new online voter registration system be shut down because of the way it was established. Read More...

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