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Farm Show opens today

Farm Show opens today

Feb 25, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The 47th annual Central Minnesota Farm Show opens Tuesday at the River's Edge Convention Center in St. Cloud. Read More...

2013 fishing licenses expire Friday

2013 fishing licenses expire Friday

Feb 25, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — As the cold weather extends the chance to ice fish in Minnesota, officials reminding anglers that their 2013 fishing licenses expire Friday. Read More...

Minimum wage rally at Capitol

Minimum wage rally at Capitol

Feb 25, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A political coalition pushing for a minimum wage increase in Minnesota is rallying in the Capitol rotunda as the new legislative session gets underway. Read More...

Salmonella outbreak in Maple Grove

Salmonella outbreak in Maple Grove

Feb 25, 2014 at 4:04 am

MAPLE GROVE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota health officials say nearly two dozen people were sickened by a salmonella outbreak at an Old Country Buffet in Maple Grove. Read More...

Hy-Vee grocer enters Twin Cities market

Hy-Vee grocer enters Twin Cities market

Feb 24, 2014 at 3:03 pm

NEW HOPE, Minn. (AP) — Midwestern grocery chain Hy-Vee is getting into the Twin Cities market. Read More...

5 Things to know about Minn. legislative session

5 Things to know about Minn. legislative session

Feb 24, 2014 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers flock back to the Capitol on Tuesday for a legislative session expected to run 12 weeks at most - here are five things you should know about. Read More...

House panel seeks $20M for propane crisis

House panel seeks $20M for propane crisis

Feb 24, 2014 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — With Minnesota still in the throes of the coldest winter in 35 years, state lawmakers are seeking solutions for a propane shortage affecting residents who use the fuel for heating. Read More...

Bear researcher's methods under review

Bear researcher's methods under review

Feb 24, 2014 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — An administrative law judge has started a review of a northern Minnesota bear researcher's methods. Read More...

Sartell- St. Stephen Schools To Approve New Superintendent Contract

Sartell- St. Stephen Schools To Approve New Superintendent Contract

Feb 24, 2014 at 11:11 am

SARTELL, Minn. (KNSI) - The Sartell-St. Stephen school board has selected their new leader, and on Monday night, his contract is set to be presented and approved. Read More...

Metro police investigate carjacking, kidnapping

Metro police investigate carjacking, kidnapping

Feb 24, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Police are investigating whether a carjacking in North St. Paul and a kidnapping in Maplewood are tied to the same suspect. Read More...

Audio: Theis looks ahead to session

Audio: Theis looks ahead to session

Feb 24, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Minnesota lawmakers are traveling to St. Paul Monday for the start of the 2014 legislative session on Tuesday. Read More...

Researchers study road salt

Researchers study road salt

Feb 24, 2014 at 10:10 am

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Last week's storm was nasty by most Minnesotans' standards, but road salt researchers at Minnesota State University in Mankato think it was perfect. Read More...

Temps remain well below normal

Temps remain well below normal

Feb 24, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Those hoping for an early spring will be disappointed to hear the last week of February will see temperatures well below normal in central Minnesota. Read More...

AUDIO: Council To Approve Chicago Flight Agreement

AUDIO: Council To Approve Chicago Flight Agreement

Feb 24, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - The St. Cloud City Council is gearing up to take another step in securing twice-daily flights to Chicago's O'Hare Airport. Read More...

Sagehorn switches schools

Sagehorn switches schools

Feb 24, 2014 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An honors student athlete suspended over a two-word tweet about a teacher in the Elk River School District will attend school elsewhere. Read More...

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