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Xiong gets 10 years probation

Xiong gets 10 years probation

Jun 27, 2013 at 3:03 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A Minneapolis father has been sentenced to 10 years' probation for leaving a loaded handgun where his 4-year-old son found it and accidentally shot and killed his 2-year-old brother. Read More...

Minnesota company to refund Iowa customers

Minnesota company to refund Iowa customers

Jun 27, 2013 at 3:03 pm

DES MOINES, Ia. (AP) A Minnesota-based mail order company has agreed to refund nearly $10,000 in membership fees to dozens of customers in Iowa who claimed the business illegally charged them. Read More...

Consortium of Mayors, Army Corps of Engineers Form River Partnership

Consortium of Mayors, Army Corps of Engineers Form River Partnership

Jun 27, 2013 at 3:03 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - From industry to exports to tourism - the Mississippi River is one of the United States' most valuable natural resources, and a new partnership between Mississippi mayors and the Army Corps of Engineers seeks to preserve it. Read More...

Father who left loaded gun unattended sentenced

Father who left loaded gun unattended sentenced

Jun 27, 2013 at 1:01 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A Minneapolis father has been sentenced to 10 years' probation for leaving a loaded handgun where his 4-year-old son found it and accidentally shot and killed his 2-year-old brother. Read More...

Delayed opening for Rockville Park

Delayed opening for Rockville Park

Jun 27, 2013 at 10:10 am

ROCKVILLE, Minn. (KNSI) Last week's heavy wind storm will delay the opening of the Rockville County Park and Nature Preserve. Read More...

Melrose teen run over at park

Melrose teen run over at park

Jun 27, 2013 at 10:10 am

MELROSE TOWNSHIP, Minn. (KNSI) A Melrose teenager was injured Wednesday when he was run over by a vehicle at Lake Sylvia County Park in Melrose Township. Read More...

Float plane crashes in Itasca County

Float plane crashes in Itasca County

Jun 27, 2013 at 10:10 am

GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. (KNSI) A Grand Rapids man is in intensive care at a Duluth hospital after crashing his float plane in Shoal Lake. Read More...

AUDIO: DNR looking for impaired boaters

AUDIO: DNR looking for impaired boaters

Jun 27, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will be on the lookout for impaired boaters this weekend. Read More...

Over 1,000 Bennies Returning for All-School Reunion

Over 1,000 Bennies Returning for All-School Reunion

Jun 27, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. JOSEPH, Minn (KNSI) - Women have been earning college degrees from the College of St. Benedict for 100 years- and that milestone will be celebrated by about 1,400 alums this weekend in St. Joseph. Read More...

Sartell hires interim superintendent

Sartell hires interim superintendent

Jun 27, 2013 at 6:06 am

SARTELL, Minn. (KNSI) The Sartell-St. Stephen School District has a one-year contract in place for its new interim superintendent. Read More...

GOP lawmakers want special session

GOP lawmakers want special session

Jun 27, 2013 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota Republican lawmakers want Gov. Mark Dayton to order a special session so they can seek repeal of a just-approved warehousing tax. Read More...

Audio: Jones retiring in Cold Spring

Audio: Jones retiring in Cold Spring

Jun 27, 2013 at 5:05 am

COLD SPRING, Minn. (KNSI) Cold Spring Police Chief Phil Jones is retiring after 24 years with the department--the last 21 years as chief. Read More...

State Fair anounces 47 new food choices

State Fair anounces 47 new food choices

Jun 27, 2013 at 5:05 am

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) Fans of food on a stick and all things deep fried have some new reasons to look forward to the Minnesota State Fair. Read More...

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