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Compost Site Accepting Refuse for Free through Tuesday

Compost Site Accepting Refuse for Free through Tuesday

Jun 24, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - If you haven't had a chance to get rid of post-thunderstorm yard waste, you have a couple more days to bring it to St. Cloud's compost site without a permit. Read More...

Tobacco Tax could boost e-cigarette sales

Tobacco Tax could boost e-cigarette sales

Jun 24, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A looming increase in Minnesota's cigarette tax is leading to new interest in electronic cigarettes as an alternative to traditional smoking. Read More...

Senser conviction upheld

Senser conviction upheld

Jun 24, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Amy Senser's conviction in a fatal hit-and-run accident has been upheld by the Minnesota Court of Appeals, which rejected her bid to overturn the verdict on multiple grounds. Read More...

Foley to Hold Meeting on Sex Offender

Foley to Hold Meeting on Sex Offender

Jun 24, 2013 at 11:11 am

FOLEY, Minn. (KNSI) - The Foley Police Department is holding a public meeting on a Level 3 sex offender. Read More...

AUDIO: Parks lost more than 100 trees

AUDIO: Parks lost more than 100 trees

Jun 24, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Chainsaws got quite a workout in the St. Cloud area this weekend, as people cleared downed trees and branches from Friday's early morning thunderstorms. Read More...

AUDIO: Stearns Electric Customers To Receive Power

AUDIO: Stearns Electric Customers To Receive Power

Jun 24, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. JOSEPH, Minn. (KNSI) - Stearns Electric is getting the last of its customers reconnected after thousands lost power in last Friday morning's severe thunderstorm. Read More...

AUDIO: Open house on Rice highway project

AUDIO: Open house on Rice highway project

Jun 24, 2013 at 10:10 am

RICE, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Department of Transportation is hosting an open house Tuesday in Rice the upcoming reconstruction of the U.S. Highway 10-Benton County Road 2 intersection. Read More...

South Dakota kayaker mising

South Dakota kayaker mising

Jun 24, 2013 at 6:06 am

COURTLAND, Minn. (AP) Authorities have resumed the search for a kayaker from South Dakota who disappeared along the Minnesota River over the weekend. Read More...

Thompson entering governor's race

Thompson entering governor's race

Jun 24, 2013 at 6:06 am

LAKEVILLE, Minn. (AP) State Senator Dave Thompson is joining the growing list of Republicans who plan to run for governor next year. Read More...

Twins down Indians 5-3

Twins down Indians 5-3

Jun 23, 2013 at 6:06 pm

CLEVELAND, Oh. (AP) Emergency starter Pedro Hernandez allowed two runs in five innings, and the Minnesota Twins avoided a three-game sweep with a 5-3 win over the Cleveland Indians on Sunday. Read More...

Gas prices down four cents

Gas prices down four cents

Jun 23, 2013 at 6:06 pm

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) The average U.S. price of a gallon of gasoline has dropped 4 cents over the past two weeks. Read More...

Zellers enters governors race

Zellers enters governors race

Jun 23, 2013 at 6:06 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn.. (AP) Former Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Zellers is joining the race for governor, saying he would bring a middle-class family man's sensibility to the job. Read More...

Xcel crews restoring power

Xcel crews restoring power

Jun 23, 2013 at 6:06 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Xcel Energy crews are working to restore power to the hundreds of thousands of customers who lost electricity over the weekend. Read More...

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