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Man accused of raping burglary victim

Man accused of raping burglary victim

Jun 21, 2013 at 2:02 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ A St. Paul man faces multiple felonies after authorities say he removed his ankle bracelet while on furlough from prison and raped a woman whom he had robbed in the past. Read More...

MN man who blew off hand faces charges

MN man who blew off hand faces charges

Jun 21, 2013 at 2:02 pm

ALBERT LEA, Minn. (AP) - An Albert Lea man whose hand was blown off last year in an explosion in his underground bunker has been charged with unlawful felony possession of an explosive device. Read More...

AUDIO Stearns Electric: 2,500 without power

AUDIO Stearns Electric: 2,500 without power

Jun 21, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. JOSEPH, Minn. (KNSI) - Thousands of homes are still without electricity after an early morning storm ripped through central Minnesota. Read More...

Power back on for some Xcel customers

Power back on for some Xcel customers

Jun 21, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - Xcel Energy says they have restored power to over 70-thousand customers, leaving somewhere around 60 thousand people without power across the state. Read More...

Financial aid help for part-timers

Financial aid help for part-timers

Jun 21, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) More financial aid is coming for part-time, working students in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system. Read More...

Poll: Low support for union law

Poll: Low support for union law

Jun 21, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A statewide of Minnesotans finds low support for the new law that allows a union organizing drive among in-home child care providers and personal care attendants. Read More...

Dayton returning from trade mission

Dayton returning from trade mission

Jun 21, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Gov. Mark Dayton is due to return to Minnesota from a 10-day trade mission to several Scandinavian countries and Germany. Read More...

Flash flooding in Minnesota

Flash flooding in Minnesota

Jun 21, 2013 at 9:09 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) The National Weather Service says several communities in west-central Minnesota are experiencing flash flooding following severe thunderstorms. Read More...

SCSU students fight human trafficking

SCSU students fight human trafficking

Jun 21, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) Seven students from St. Cloud State University are planning a 221-mile run across Minnesota to raise awareness in the fight against human trafficking. Read More...

Compost site taking downed trees

Compost site taking downed trees

Jun 21, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Mayor Dave Kleis says the city of St. Cloud compost site will be taking downed tree branches today and tomorrow at no cost for St. Cloud residents. Read More...

Xcel Energy Finding new ways to reach customers in Minnesota

Xcel Energy Finding new ways to reach customers in Minnesota

Jun 21, 2013 at 6:06 am

Social media, helping those without power Read More...

Heavy storm damage in St. Cloud

Heavy storm damage in St. Cloud

Jun 21, 2013 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Straight line thunderstorm winds blew through the St. Cloud area between 2:30 aned 3:00 am Friday packing straight line winds in excess of 60 miles per hour. Read More...

Former MN Houser Speaker Poised for Gubernatorial Run

Former MN Houser Speaker Poised for Gubernatorial Run

Jun 20, 2013 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Former Republican House Speaker Kurt Zellers is ready to announce his 2014 plans, with signs pointing to a run for Minnesota governor. Read More...

Man in custody for death of baby girl

Man in custody for death of baby girl

Jun 20, 2013 at 2:02 pm

MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) _ A Minnesota man accused in the death of his infant daughter in a hot minivan has turned himself in to police. Read More...

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