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St. Cloud gets update of sewer pipe

St. Cloud gets update of sewer pipe

Feb 3, 2014 at 1:01 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Thousands of feet of sewer pipe is being replaced in St. Cloud because some is so weak it can be scraped apart with a putty knife. Read More...

Waseca festival putting on

Waseca festival putting on "Mr. Waseca Pageant"

Feb 3, 2014 at 1:01 pm

WASECA, Minn. (AP) — Organizers of a Waseca festival decided to try something different than a traditional beauty pageant. They came up with The Mr. Waseca Pageant. Read More...

Colorado holds hearing on Xcel's solar panel proposal

Colorado holds hearing on Xcel's solar panel proposal

Feb 3, 2014 at 1:01 pm

DENVER (AP) — Colorado's Public Utilities Commission will be hearing from the public on Xcel Energy's plans for ensuring solar and other renewable sources remain part of the state's power mix. Read More...

Audio: V-A opens new audiology clinic

Audio: V-A opens new audiology clinic

Feb 3, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Officials at the St. Cloud V-A Medical Center held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Monday morning on their new audiology clinic. Read More...

Man dead in tractor accident

Man dead in tractor accident

Feb 3, 2014 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An 81-year-old man is dead after being pinned beneath a tractor in Chisago County. Read More...

Dome demolition reaches another milestone

Dome demolition reaches another milestone

Feb 3, 2014 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — It's another milestone in the demolition of the Metrodome. Read More...

Lommel being moved to St. Cloud

Lommel being moved to St. Cloud

Feb 3, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A University of Minnesota-Duluth student who nearly froze to death after spending a night outside plans to move to St. Cloud Hospital to continue her rehabilitation closer to home. Read More...

Joan Mondale enters hospice care

Joan Mondale enters hospice care

Feb 3, 2014 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The wife of former Vice President Walter Mondale has entered hospice care. Read More...

Drone debate comes before lawmakers

Drone debate comes before lawmakers

Feb 2, 2014 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Fears of prying from the sky have some Minnesota lawmakers seeking clamps on law enforcement's use of unmanned aerial drones to gather evidence. Read More...

Sisters busted for selling meth

Sisters busted for selling meth

Feb 2, 2014 at 12:12 pm

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Two sisters from Minnesota are accused of dealing large quantities of methamphetamine in North Dakota. Read More...

Trooper recovering after being hit

Trooper recovering after being hit

Feb 2, 2014 at 12:12 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota state trooper is recovering after his squad car was struck in a three-vehicle crash on an icy part of Interstate 94 in Minneapolis. Read More...

Man hit by train in Minneapolis

Man hit by train in Minneapolis

Feb 2, 2014 at 12:12 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Police say a man was seriously injured when he was hit by a freight train on Nicollet Island in downtown Minneapolis. Read More...

Officer injured in collision with light rain train

Officer injured in collision with light rain train

Feb 2, 2014 at 12:12 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Maple Grove police officer who helped rescue a driver from a burning car this past week escaped serious injury when his squad car collided with a light-rail train in downtown Minneapolis. Read More...

Meetings set for proposed oil pipeline

Meetings set for proposed oil pipeline

Feb 2, 2014 at 12:12 pm

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A Canadian company has slated meetings in Minot and Grand Forks to discuss its emergency response procedures for a proposed pipeline that would move North Dakota oil to Minnesota and Wisconsin. Read More...

Direct payments plowed under

Direct payments plowed under

Feb 2, 2014 at 12:12 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A five-year federal farm that could become law in the coming week does away with farm subsidies that have guided agriculture through record profits in recent years. Read More...

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