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Teen crisis line is victim of cyber-attack

Teen crisis line is victim of cyber-attack

Mar 7, 2014 at 10:10 am

A crisis center in Minneapolis was forced to shut down its teen crisis hotline earlier this week after it received hundreds of computer-generated calls in a cyber-attack. Read More...

Audio: Freezing rain causes problems

Audio: Freezing rain causes problems

Mar 7, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Freezing rain caused a travel mess in and around the St. CLoud area Friday morning. Read More...

Fewer Minnesotans 'underwater' on mortgages

Fewer Minnesotans 'underwater' on mortgages

Mar 7, 2014 at 10:10 am

The number of Minnesota home owners who owe more on their mortgages than their house is worth has declined. Read More...

Fond du Lac Band to spear walleyes

Fond du Lac Band to spear walleyes

Mar 7, 2014 at 10:10 am

The Fond du Lac Band of Chippewa says it plans to exercise its treaty rights for the first time to spear walleyes on northeastern Minnesota lakes this spring. Read More...

Daylight Savings Time begins

Daylight Savings Time begins

Mar 7, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) This is the weekend we "spring forward." Daylight Savings Time begins early Sunday morning. Read More...

Kaler gives State of University speech

Kaler gives State of University speech

Mar 7, 2014 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler says the university will redouble efforts to recruit students of color and ensure student safety. Read More...

House backs tax cut bill

House backs tax cut bill

Mar 7, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota House has given overwhelming approval to a $500 million package of tax cuts and repeals. Read More...

Nearly 150 illegal oil waste dumps

Nearly 150 illegal oil waste dumps

Mar 6, 2014 at 3:03 pm

People have been caught nearly 150 times in the past year trying to illegally dump oil field waste in two of western North Dakota's biggest landfills. Read More...

School bus driver rescues children after bus fire

School bus driver rescues children after bus fire

Mar 6, 2014 at 2:02 pm

Police are commending a school bus driver who evacuated four students — two of them in wheelchairs — after an electrical fire broke out on the bus in a northwestern Minneapolis suburb. Read More...

MPCA issues air pollution alert, advisory

MPCA issues air pollution alert, advisory

Mar 6, 2014 at 2:02 pm

The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued an air pollution health alert for western Minnesota effective through noon on Friday. Read More...

Dayton unveils supplemental budget

Dayton unveils supplemental budget

Mar 6, 2014 at 10:10 am

Gov. Mark Dayton is proposing to use half of Minnesota's projected $1.2 billion surplus to cut taxes, with another big chunk going to fill reserve accounts. Read More...

Two wanted in St. Michael bar assault

Two wanted in St. Michael bar assault

Mar 6, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. MICHAEL, Minn. (KNSI) The Wright County Sheriff's Office says it is looking for two men wanted in an assault that took place at the Corner Bar in St. Michael on March first. Read More...

Hoffner wants to erase records from dismissed case

Hoffner wants to erase records from dismissed case

Mar 6, 2014 at 10:10 am

The former head football coach at Minnesota State-Mankato wants to have court records from an unfounded child pornography case against him erased. Read More...

Two arrested at Staples train depot

Two arrested at Staples train depot

Mar 6, 2014 at 10:10 am

STAPLES, Minn. (KNSI) Two men have been arrested on drug charges after Staples police received a tip that a passenger on an Amtrak train headed to Staples from Washington state was in possession of a large amount of methamphetamine. Read More...

2 arrested, 1 with airsoft gun, on Duluth campus

2 arrested, 1 with airsoft gun, on Duluth campus

Mar 6, 2014 at 10:10 am

Police say they've arrested a teenager with an airsoft gun and another male on the University of Minnesota Duluth campus. Read More...

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