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Reward Offered in Dog Stabbing

Reward Offered in Dog Stabbing

Feb 28, 2014 at 3:03 pm

A reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for information leading to whoever stabbed a male pit bull in northern Minnesota. Read More...

Handgun carry permits nearly double

Handgun carry permits nearly double

Feb 28, 2014 at 11:11 am

State figures show the number of handgun carry permits has nearly doubled in the past year Read More...

Gas Prices High, Climbing Higher

Gas Prices High, Climbing Higher

Feb 28, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - It's pain at the pump, as the month of February has seen the largest increase in gas prices since last summer. Read More...

Minn. murder suspect also faces assault charge

Minn. murder suspect also faces assault charge

Feb 28, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. PETER, Minn. (AP) — A Bemidji man who's already charged with beating a man to death in a psychiatric hospital has also been accused of assaulting another man. Read More...

AUDIO: Bitter Cold Remaining Through Weekend

AUDIO: Bitter Cold Remaining Through Weekend

Feb 28, 2014 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - Central Minnesota hasn't seen the last of the polar vortex - this latest cold snap will continue through the weekend into the early part of next week. Read More...

Firefighters battling Mahnomen blaze

Firefighters battling Mahnomen blaze

Feb 28, 2014 at 7:07 am

MAHNOMEN, Minn. (AP) — Firefighters from as many as ten departments are working a fire at an apartment building in Mahnomen. Read More...

Release of man who killed parents considered

Release of man who killed parents considered

Feb 28, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Relatives of a man sent to a secure psychiatric hospital after killing his parents 14 years ago in Carver County will argue against his release. Read More...

Surplus estimate will shape session appetites

Surplus estimate will shape session appetites

Feb 28, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are about to find out how many requests for new spending or tax breaks they'll be able to accommodate. Read More...

Watkins Girl, 4, dies wedged between bed, wall

Watkins Girl, 4, dies wedged between bed, wall

Feb 28, 2014 at 4:04 am

WATKINS, Minn. (AP) — A 4-year-old central Minnesota girl has died after authorities say she became wedged between her bed and her bedroom wall. Read More...

Minnesota student pulled from school pool

Minnesota student pulled from school pool

Feb 28, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. (AP) — A 12-year-old boy was taken to a hospital after being pulled from a swimming pool at a St. Louis Park middle school. Read More...

Police: Exposure to cold suspected in girl's death

Police: Exposure to cold suspected in girl's death

Feb 28, 2014 at 4:04 am

BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) — Bemidji police are trying to find out how long a 6-year-old girl was outdoors in subzero temperatures before she died. Read More...

Minnesota angler's big lake trout is seized

Minnesota angler's big lake trout is seized

Feb 27, 2014 at 5:05 pm

A Minnesota fisherman's possible world-record lake trout may be disqualified because it was caught in Canada. Read More...

Deceased child had signs of cold exposure

Deceased child had signs of cold exposure

Feb 27, 2014 at 3:03 pm

Police in northern Minnesota say a 6-year-old child who died had signs of being exposed to cold temperatures. Read More...

MPCA postpones releasing wild rice recommendation

MPCA postpones releasing wild rice recommendation

Feb 27, 2014 at 2:02 pm

The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has postponed its recommendation on whether changes are needed to the state's water quality standards for protecting wild rice from sulfates. Read More...

Minnesota House Democrats push $500M in tax cuts

Minnesota House Democrats push $500M in tax cuts

Feb 27, 2014 at 12:12 pm

Democrats who control the Minnesota House have started moving a package of middle income tax cuts and repeal of some business taxes passed last session. Read More...

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