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Mississippi River landmark to be demolished

Mississippi River landmark to be demolished

Mar 11, 2014 at 7:07 am

A St. Paul landmark is days away from demolition. Read More...

Police close to arrest in 2012 homicide

Police close to arrest in 2012 homicide

Mar 11, 2014 at 7:07 am

Minneapolis police say they are close to making an arrest in the slaying of a woman who often offered help to those in need. Read More...

Students at burned ND school, back to class

Students at burned ND school, back to class

Mar 11, 2014 at 7:07 am

Students at a North Dakota school that was shut down after a fire allegedly set by the school's principal have returned to classes in other buildings. Read More...

DNR announces deer sessions

DNR announces deer sessions

Mar 11, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has announced the dates and locations for six deer hunter listening sessions this spring. Read More...

Knoblach, Theis endorsed in District 14

Knoblach, Theis endorsed in District 14

Mar 11, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Stearns County Republicans endorsed Jim Knoblach in the House District 14B race Monday night. Knoblach, who is attempting a political comeback after serving in the Legislature until 2006, picked up the endorsement in the third round of balloting. He defeated Air Force veteran Paul Brandmire. Read More...

Senate ratifies labor contracts

Senate ratifies labor contracts

Mar 11, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Labor pacts covering 38,000 state workers have won approval from the Minnesota Senate. Read More...

Ethanol plant fire near Fergus Falls

Ethanol plant fire near Fergus Falls

Mar 11, 2014 at 5:05 am

FERGUS FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Fire crews spent hours battling flames at an ethanol plant just outside Fergus Falls. Read More...

Medical marijuana gets another hearing

Medical marijuana gets another hearing

Mar 11, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A proposal to legalize medical marijuana is going before its second House committee. Read More...

Senate ratifies state labor contracts with raises

Senate ratifies state labor contracts with raises

Mar 10, 2014 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Labor pacts covering 38,000 state workers have won approval from the Minnesota Senate. Read More...

GOP's Nguyen drops secretary of state run

GOP's Nguyen drops secretary of state run

Mar 10, 2014 at 12:12 pm

Republican Dennis Nguyen has ended his run for Minnesota secretary of state. Read More...

Student death under investigation

Student death under investigation

Mar 10, 2014 at 10:10 am

MADISON, Minn. (KNSI) A high school football star in western Minnesota who planned to attend St. John's University next fall has died after fleeing an underage drinking party that was being broken up by the Lac Qui Parle County Sheriff's Office. Read More...

Minimum wage in Capitol spotlight

Minimum wage in Capitol spotlight

Mar 10, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minnesota (KNSI) Minnesota House and Senate negotiators continue trying this week to hammer out a compromise on a minimum wage increase. Read More...

MnSure deadlines looming

MnSure deadlines looming

Mar 10, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) If you are planning to get health care coverage, you may want to do so before March 31st. Jenni Bowring McDonough with the state's health care exchange MNsure says March 31st is a key date. Read More...

Two arrests in Todd Co burglary

Two arrests in Todd Co burglary

Mar 10, 2014 at 9:09 am

LONG PRAIRIE, Minn. (KNSI) Two men have been arrested and face charges in a residential burglary in Todd County. Read More...

Shooting victim identified as former professor

Shooting victim identified as former professor

Mar 10, 2014 at 9:09 am

A former Winona State University professor shot in his home in Winona County has died at a La Crosse, Wis., hospital. Read More...

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