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Audio: DNR warns of changing ice

Audio: DNR warns of changing ice

Mar 21, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Ad the temperatures begin to warm, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is warning Minnesotans of deteriorating ice conditions on Minnesota's lakes and rivers. Read More...

Audio: SCSU coaching search nears finish

Audio: SCSU coaching search nears finish

Mar 21, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The search for a new head men's basketball coach at St. CLoud State University is nearly finished. Read More...

Another major ND oil spill

Another major ND oil spill

Mar 21, 2014 at 10:10 am

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Officials say a broken oil pipeline in northwestern North Dakota spilled almost 34,000 gallons of crude. Read More...

5th Annual

5th Annual "Pack the Porches" breaks records

Mar 21, 2014 at 10:10 am

Pack the Porches community food drive returned to St. Cloud today, breaking records for the philanthropic organization. Read More...

Snow days cut into spring break for schools

Snow days cut into spring break for schools

Mar 21, 2014 at 9:09 am

Minnesota schools have lost so many days of classes to snow and cold this winter that at least two districts plan to carve time out of students' spring breaks to help them prepare for upcoming exams or catch up on lessons. Read More...

Tribe helps with propane relief

Tribe helps with propane relief

Mar 21, 2014 at 6:06 am

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Donations from an American Indian tribe in Minnesota totaling nearly $1.4 million have helped tribes in the Great Plains deal with a winter propane crisis. Read More...

Verizon adding Mankato jobs

Verizon adding Mankato jobs

Mar 21, 2014 at 6:06 am

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Verizon Wireless is adding more than 160 jobs at its call center in Mankato. Read More...

No charges in deadly police shooting

No charges in deadly police shooting

Mar 21, 2014 at 4:04 am

MINNETONKA, Minn. (AP) — A Hennepin County grand jury has decided not to file charges against two Minnetonka police officers in the shooting death of 27-year-old man in October. Read More...

Zellers welcomes new baby

Zellers welcomes new baby

Mar 21, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Republican gubernatorial contender Kurt Zellers needs to update his campaign biography: He's now a father of three. Read More...

Dayton blames GOP for tax cut delay

Dayton blames GOP for tax cut delay

Mar 21, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Governor Mark Dayton is blaming Senate Republicans for failure to pass a tax bill that would provide relief to thousands of Minnesotans. Read More...

MnSure launches push for youth

MnSure launches push for youth

Mar 20, 2014 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's new health insurance exchange is making a final push to sign up so-called "young invincibles" by a March 31 deadline for open enrollment. Read More...

More schools implementing social media policy

More schools implementing social media policy

Mar 20, 2014 at 1:01 pm

ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — Several southeastern Minnesota schools are following the lead of the Hayfield School District which requires student-athletes to agree not to use social media to abuse classmates or sports rivals. Read More...

Mayo spends $480,000 lobbying in 2013

Mayo spends $480,000 lobbying in 2013

Mar 20, 2014 at 8:08 am

Mayo Clinic spent nearly half a million on lobbying at the state Capitol last year. Read More...

Organizer apologizes for Nazi items at party

Organizer apologizes for Nazi items at party

Mar 20, 2014 at 7:07 am

The organizer of a World War II party that included Nazi flags and men in SS uniforms is apologizing after a photo of the event in Minneapolis provoked outrage on the Internet. Read More...

Judge won't dismiss Ventura 'Sniper' suit

Judge won't dismiss Ventura 'Sniper' suit

Mar 20, 2014 at 7:07 am

A judge is allowing former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura's defamation lawsuit against the widow of slain "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle to go to trial. Read More...

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