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Environmentalists oppose oil pipeline replacement

Environmentalists oppose oil pipeline replacement

Mar 5, 2014 at 12:12 pm

Environmentalists say they'll fight Enbridge Inc.'s plan to replace and sharply boost the capacity of a crude oil pipeline from Canada to Wisconsin, saying the project will exacerbate climate change by carrying more tar sands oil to U.S refineries. Read More...

Pyromaniac diagnosis for ex-fire chief

Pyromaniac diagnosis for ex-fire chief

Mar 5, 2014 at 10:10 am

A federal prosecutor says a former fire chief from a northeastern Minnesota community awaiting sentencing for arson has been diagnosed as a pyromaniac. Read More...

Nurse sentenced to probation for stealing meds

Nurse sentenced to probation for stealing meds

Mar 5, 2014 at 9:09 am

A nurse who pleaded guilty to stealing pain medication from patients at the Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato has been sentenced to probation and home detention. Read More...

Target tech chief resigns as it overhauls security

Target tech chief resigns as it overhauls security

Mar 5, 2014 at 8:08 am

Target Corp. says Chief Information Officer Beth Jacob is resigning effective Wednesday as the retailer overhauls its information security and compliance division in the wake of a massive data breach. Read More...

More than 10 inches of new snow in S Minn.

More than 10 inches of new snow in S Minn.

Mar 5, 2014 at 7:07 am

Parts of southern Minnesota are dealing with more than 10 inches of new snow. Read More...

St. Paul teachers ratify 2-year deal

St. Paul teachers ratify 2-year deal

Mar 5, 2014 at 7:07 am

St. Paul teachers have overwhelmingly ratified a new two-year contract agreement. Read More...

Judge denies bear researcher request to toss case

Judge denies bear researcher request to toss case

Mar 5, 2014 at 7:07 am

An administrative law judge has declined to dismiss the case against a northern Minnesota bear researcher denied a permit for his studies. Read More...

Body of fallen marine comes home

Body of fallen marine comes home

Mar 5, 2014 at 6:06 am

WASECA, Minn. (AP) — The body of a fallen Marine from Minnesota has been returned to American soil. Read More...

Principal accused of torching school

Principal accused of torching school

Mar 5, 2014 at 6:06 am

DICKINSON, N.D. (AP) — The principal of Trinity High School in Dickinson is accused of setting fire to the school. Read More...

Eagan man charged with suffocating son

Eagan man charged with suffocating son

Mar 5, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A 30-year-old Eagan man faces charges after allegedly suffocating his infant son while falling asleep with him after a night of drinking. Read More...

Brrrr...62 subzero days this winter

Brrrr...62 subzero days this winter

Mar 5, 2014 at 5:05 am

CHANHASSEN, Minn. (KNSI) More evidence of just how cold it's been this winter in St. Cloud. Read More...

St. Cloud man arrested following chase

St. Cloud man arrested following chase

Mar 5, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A St. Cloud man has been arrested after police chased him in a vehicle through the city on Monday. Read More...

House panel looks at synthetic drugs

House panel looks at synthetic drugs

Mar 5, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A legislative panel will review a set of proposals intended to crack down on the sale of synthetic drugs. Read More...

Voyageurs launching reservation system

Voyageurs launching reservation system

Mar 5, 2014 at 5:05 am

INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Voyageurs National Park will launch its campsite reservation and fee system next month. Read More...

Police identify body found in Fridley

Police identify body found in Fridley

Mar 5, 2014 at 5:05 am

FRIDLEY, Minn. (AP) — Anoka County authorities say a woman whose body was found near a trash container in Fridley apparently died of exposure. Read More...

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