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Farm Bill not out of the woods

Farm Bill not out of the woods

May 31, 2013 at 11:11 am

MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) The next five-year farm bill is progressing in the U.S. House, but still faces some hurdles, according to Rep. Collin Peterson. Read More...

Lightning strike destroys St. Cloud home

Lightning strike destroys St. Cloud home

May 31, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A home in St. Cloud was destroyed by fire early Friday morning, and investigators say weather is to blame. Read More...

Graves drops out of Sixth District race

Graves drops out of Sixth District race

May 31, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota Democratic congressional candidate Jim Graves plans to halt his campaign to replace Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann in Congress just days after she ruled out a re-election run, according to his top aide. Read More...

Woman killed in Chippewa County

Woman killed in Chippewa County

May 31, 2013 at 7:07 am

HOLLOWAY, Minn. (KNSI) A Holloway woman has been killed and her husband seriously injured in a two vehicle crash in Chippewa County. Read More...

Paynesville getting safe room

Paynesville getting safe room

May 31, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) State public safety officials have announced plans for two tornado safe rooms to be built in central and western Minnesota. Read More...

Hennepin ready for same sex marriage

Hennepin ready for same sex marriage

May 31, 2013 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Minnesota's largest county is getting ready to start taking applications for marriage licenses from same-sex couples. Read More...

Man sentenced for killing girlfriend

Man sentenced for killing girlfriend

May 31, 2013 at 3:03 am

ANOKA, Minn. (AP) A Coon Rapids man has been sentenced to life in prison after being found guilty of killing his girlfriend in 2011. Read More...

Zebra mussels found in Itasca Co.

Zebra mussels found in Itasca Co.

May 31, 2013 at 3:03 am

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources confirms that zebra mussels have been found in Sand Lake in Itasca County. Read More...

Around 100 Sets of Human Remains Need ID

Around 100 Sets of Human Remains Need ID

May 30, 2013 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota authorities are asking families of missing loved ones to provide DNA samples as part of an effort to identify about 100 sets of human remains. Read More...

Ex-Priest Named in 1st Lawsuit

Ex-Priest Named in 1st Lawsuit

May 30, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Attorneys have announced the first civil lawsuit over alleged sex abuse by a priest since the Minnesota Legislature loosened the statute of limitations. Read More...

Franken has GOP challenger

Franken has GOP challenger

May 30, 2013 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Republican businessman Mike McFadden says he's seeking his party's nod to challenge Democratic Sen. Al Franken in next year's election. Read More...

Another defeat for nickname supporters

Another defeat for nickname supporters

May 30, 2013 at 5:05 am

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) A federal appeals court has upheld a judge's decision to throw out a lawsuit by some tribal members over the University of North Dakota's now-retired Fighting Sioux nickname. Read More...

Crop sprayer rolls in Todd County

Crop sprayer rolls in Todd County

May 30, 2013 at 5:05 am

LONG PRAIRIE, Minn. (KNSI) A Long Prairie man escaped injury when he rolled a crop sprayer in Todd County. Read More...

Hicks homers in Twins 4-1 win

Hicks homers in Twins 4-1 win

May 30, 2013 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Aaron Hicks homered again and made another run-saving catch for Minnesota, helping Samuel Deduno and the Twins beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-1 on Wednesday night. Read More...

Small town mayor arrested

Small town mayor arrested

May 29, 2013 at 6:06 pm

HALSTAD, Minn. (AP) The mayor of Halstad is accused of forcing a female acquaintance to have sex with him last week. Read More...

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