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Audio: Murphy supports wage hike

Audio: Murphy supports wage hike

Feb 20, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) When the 2014 Minnesota legislative session opens next week, Democrats will place a high priority on nailing down a higher minimum wage. Read More...

Audio: Winter Storm targets Minnesota

Audio: Winter Storm targets Minnesota

Feb 20, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The morning commute was no problem Thursday morning, but the drive home will be an entirely different story. Read More...

AUDIO: Is High School Football Safe?

AUDIO: Is High School Football Safe?

Feb 20, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - Is football safe enough these days to be a high school sport? Amid high-profile NFL cases of brain injury, that question is being asked by parents and community members around the country - including some in Sartell during the latest "Sartell Says." Read More...

Fugitive arrested in Burtrum

Fugitive arrested in Burtrum

Feb 20, 2014 at 9:09 am

BURTRUM, Minn. (KNSI) The Todd County Sheriff's Office and U.S. Marshals have arrested a man wanted by authorities in Wisconsin. Read More...

Noor prevails in rescheduled precinct caucus

Noor prevails in rescheduled precinct caucus

Feb 20, 2014 at 8:08 am

A Minneapolis School Board member won more convention delegates than a longtime state legislator in a precinct caucus rescheduled after the initial meeting ended with a fight. Read More...

Machine shed fire near Albany

Machine shed fire near Albany

Feb 20, 2014 at 7:07 am

ALBANY, Minn. (KNSI) A machine shed east of Albany and the equipment parked inside it were damaged by fire Wednesday night. Read More...

Update: Duplex Fire

Update: Duplex Fire

Feb 20, 2014 at 7:07 am

Investigators say a Minneapolis duplex fire that killed five children last Friday appears to be accidental. Read More...

Biden: Health care sign-ups may fall short

Biden: Health care sign-ups may fall short

Feb 20, 2014 at 7:07 am

Vice President Joe Biden says it will be a good start for the federal health care law if 5 million to 6 million people sign up by the end of March. That would be significantly short of the Obama administration's unofficial goal of 7 million. Read More...

Minn. offers specialty crop grants

Minn. offers specialty crop grants

Feb 20, 2014 at 7:07 am

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is looking for innovative grant proposals for specialty crop research and development. Read More...

AUDIO: Waite Park Crime, Staffing Levels Highlighted During State of The City Speech

AUDIO: Waite Park Crime, Staffing Levels Highlighted During State of The City Speech

Feb 19, 2014 at 3:03 pm

WAITE PARK, Minn. (KNSI) - For a relatively small population - roughly 8,000 people - the community of Waite Park faces some bigger city challenges. Read More...

Boy injured in snow tunnel collapse

Boy injured in snow tunnel collapse

Feb 19, 2014 at 10:10 am

ZIMMERMAN, Minn. (AP) — A father was able to rescue his 12-year-old son from a collapsed snow tunnel in Sherburne County. Read More...

Audio: DNR streams live bald eagle cam

Audio: DNR streams live bald eagle cam

Feb 19, 2014 at 10:10 am

America's national bird, the bald eagle, is about to become a regular visitor in homes, offices and classrooms across the state, thanks to The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Read More...

Audio: Breakdown in timely service

Audio: Breakdown in timely service

Feb 19, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The chairman of the Northstar Corridor Development Authority says there has been a, "breakdown in timely service" by Northstar trains this winter, and it's already have a negative effect on ridership. Read More...

Arson Suspected for 2nd Day in A Row at St. Cloud Apartment Building

Arson Suspected for 2nd Day in A Row at St. Cloud Apartment Building

Feb 19, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - Arson is suspected for a second straight morning at a St. Cloud apartment building. Read More...

Elderly woman seeks damages in sexual assault case

Elderly woman seeks damages in sexual assault case

Feb 19, 2014 at 9:09 am

Court records show an 89-year-old woman who was raped at a senior living home in northeastern Minnesota received no treatment or counseling after reporting the attack and was sent to the mental health unit of a Duluth hospital against her wishes. Read More...

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