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MN lawmakers wrestle with privacy protection

MN lawmakers wrestle with privacy protection

Apr 23, 2014 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are wrestling with ways to prevent public employees from abusing access to citizen data. Read More...

UMD plans center to train new generation of miners

UMD plans center to train new generation of miners

Apr 23, 2014 at 12:12 pm

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — The University of Minnesota-Duluth is creating a new program to turn out more graduates who can work in the mining field. Read More...

3rd mistrial motion denied in Smith Case

3rd mistrial motion denied in Smith Case

Apr 23, 2014 at 11:11 am

A Minnesota judge has denied another request for a mistrial in the case of a homeowner who killed two teens who entered his home. Read More...

Audio: Rain will soak central Minnesota

Audio: Rain will soak central Minnesota

Apr 23, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) After a cold and snowy winter, central Minnesota will see its first soaking rain of the spring season Wednesday and Thursday. Read More...

Stearns County hearing on golf carts

Stearns County hearing on golf carts

Apr 23, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The Stearns County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing on May 6th at 9:45 am to consider an ordinance that would allow golf carts to be used on county highways. Read More...

Audio: MnDOT bike meeting in St. Cloud

Audio: MnDOT bike meeting in St. Cloud

Apr 23, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The Minnesota Department of Transportation is holding a meeting in St. CLoud this (Wednesday) afternoon as they seek public input for a statewide bicycle system plan. Read More...

Senate backs cellphone tracking restrictions

Senate backs cellphone tracking restrictions

Apr 23, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — New restrictions on police use of cell phone tracking technology have won backing from the Minnesota Senate. Read More...

Police ID man killed outside Minn. ballroom

Police ID man killed outside Minn. ballroom

Apr 23, 2014 at 8:08 am

Mankato police have released the name of a Nebraska man shot to death outside an entertainment center over the weekend. Read More...

Smith trial: Judge rejects mistrial request

Smith trial: Judge rejects mistrial request

Apr 23, 2014 at 7:07 am

A judge has rejected a defense request for a mistrial in the case of a Minnesota homeowner who shot and killed two teenagers who broke into his home. Read More...

Metro Bus hits pedestrian

Metro Bus hits pedestrian

Apr 23, 2014 at 7:07 am

Eleven people were taken to the hospital after a Metro Transit bus hit a pedestrian in Minneapolis. Read More...

Senate vote on job protections for women

Senate vote on job protections for women

Apr 23, 2014 at 7:07 am

A package of workplace protections for women is primed for a Minnesota Senate vote. Read More...

Autopsy shows Baldwin woman drowned

Autopsy shows Baldwin woman drowned

Apr 23, 2014 at 7:07 am

A medical examiner has determined the cause of death for a woman whose body was found in a western Wisconsin lake. Read More...

Lawmakers debate privacy protection

Lawmakers debate privacy protection

Apr 23, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are on the verge of cracking down on public employees who abuse their access to citizen data. Read More...

Stopping e-lotto sales won't come cheap

Stopping e-lotto sales won't come cheap

Apr 23, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are being told they'll have to come up with millions of dollars if they want to shut down the sales of electronic lottery tickets. Read More...

Dayton speaks on mining restrictions

Dayton speaks on mining restrictions

Apr 23, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton says he lacks authority to impose a two-year moratorium on silica sand mining in southeastern Minnesota. Read More...

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