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Motel shooting suspects charged

Motel shooting suspects charged

Dec 16, 2014 at 2:02 pm

Two men suspected of shooting another Friday evening in the parking lot of the Motel 6 in Waite Park have been charged recently in Stearns County with the crimes. Read More...

Tech High's future to be meeting topic today

Tech High's future to be meeting topic today

Dec 16, 2014 at 2:02 pm

St. Cloud residents concerned about the proposal to build a new Technical High School can attend a public listening session at 6 p.m. today regarding the school's future. Read More...

Lake George skating and shelter closed

Lake George skating and shelter closed

Dec 16, 2014 at 1:01 pm

Due to unsafe ice conditions, no one will be allowed on Lake George in downtown St. Cloud today, according to St. Cloud officials, who also said the lake's warming shelter would be closed. Read More...

DNR offers ice safety tips after warm spell

DNR offers ice safety tips after warm spell

Dec 16, 2014 at 12:12 pm

With the recent weather fluctuation and inconsistent ice conditions, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is urging everyone to think twice before going out on the ice. Read More...

Kids Hope Shop in need of donations

Kids Hope Shop in need of donations

Dec 16, 2014 at 10:10 am

The annual Kids Hope Shop in St. Cloud isn’t just a place where less fortunate children can shop for free for a gift for family members among donations but a place where hope is found. Read More...

Freshman lawmakers in training

Freshman lawmakers in training

Dec 16, 2014 at 10:10 am

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — The freshman legislators heading to St. Paul next month will be jumping into a complicated world with lots to learn about process and protocol. Read More...

AUDIO: Ziemer Lounge in the works

AUDIO: Ziemer Lounge in the works

Dec 16, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud State University hopes to remember and honor the legacy of Gladys Ziemer by building a new women's athletics lounge in her name. Read More...

Ventura suing book publisher

Ventura suing book publisher

Dec 16, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura is suing the publisher of the book that a federal jury said defamed him. Read More...

Gas leak at Minnesota fertilizer plant

Gas leak at Minnesota fertilizer plant

Dec 16, 2014 at 5:05 am

CLARKS GROVE, Minn. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after 9,000 gallons of a dangerous gas leaked at a fertilizer plant in southern Minnesota. Read More...

DNR turns to potash

DNR turns to potash

Dec 16, 2014 at 4:04 am

SHOREWOOD, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources hopes to deliver the killing blow to zebra mussels discovered in a small Minneapolis-area lake. Read More...

Trial date set for Ty Hoffman

Trial date set for Ty Hoffman

Dec 16, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Attorneys have failed to reach a plea deal for a Minneapolis man accused of fatally shooting his ex-boyfriend at a gas station and then becoming the subject of a monthlong manhunt. Read More...

Masked robbers hold up St. Paul bank

Masked robbers hold up St. Paul bank

Dec 15, 2014 at 5:05 pm

Authorities are searching for two masked robbers who held up a St. Paul bank and locked up employees before escaping in a pickup that they set on fire. Read More...

Suitcase taken in rest stop jewel heist found

Suitcase taken in rest stop jewel heist found

Dec 15, 2014 at 5:05 pm

Police have found a clue in the half-million-dollar jewelry heist at a rest stop in southeastern Minnesota earlier this month. Read More...

MNsure deadline postponed to Saturday

MNsure deadline postponed to Saturday

Dec 15, 2014 at 3:03 pm

Minnesota's health insurance exchange is moving the deadline to get coverage for the New Year back five days to 4:30 p.m. Saturday. Read More...

Ebola preparedness drill set for Thursday

Ebola preparedness drill set for Thursday

Dec 15, 2014 at 2:02 pm

Stearns County law enforcement, St. Cloud police and fire, emergency medical services and St. Cloud Hospital will conduct an Ebola preparedness drill on Thursday. Read More...

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