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Car strikes 6 year-old boy on his way to the bus

Car strikes 6 year-old boy on his way to the bus

Mar 18, 2014 at 7:07 am

A 6-year-old central Minnesota boy is hospitalized after he was struck by a car while crossing the road to his school bus. Read More...

Wis. football recruit accused of sex assault

Wis. football recruit accused of sex assault

Mar 18, 2014 at 7:07 am

A University of Wisconsin football recruit is accused of sexually assaulting a woman in her dorm room on the Madison campus in December. Read More...

Regional psychiatric center closes in Minnesota

Regional psychiatric center closes in Minnesota

Mar 18, 2014 at 7:07 am

Thousands of patients with severe mental illnesses will have to turn elsewhere for treatment after one of the largest mental health agencies in Minnesota abruptly ended service. Read More...

Audio: A snowy day on tap

Audio: A snowy day on tap

Mar 18, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Through Monday, St. Cloud had picked up only a tenth of an inch of snow in March. Read More...

House panel takes up synthetic drug bill

House panel takes up synthetic drug bill

Mar 18, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Duluth Democratic Rep. Erik Simonson says a bill written with bipartisan support could be the answer to the synthetic-drug problem that's plagued Minnesota for years. Read More...

2 more indictments in fish poaching case dismissed

2 more indictments in fish poaching case dismissed

Mar 17, 2014 at 5:05 pm

A judge has dismissed indictments against two defendants accused of poaching walleye and other fish from the Leech Lake and Red Lake reservations. Read More...

Deadline nears, no tax relief deal

Deadline nears, no tax relief deal

Mar 17, 2014 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — It appears increasingly unlikely that lawmakers will meet a deadline to send Governor Mark Dayton a tax relief bill this week. Read More...

State Senate panel approves gift-ban restoration

State Senate panel approves gift-ban restoration

Mar 17, 2014 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota Senate subcommittee on elections has unanimously approved restoring a gift ban that was softened last year. Read More...

Winona man, 57, found dead, bloody in backyard

Winona man, 57, found dead, bloody in backyard

Mar 17, 2014 at 3:03 pm

WINONA, Minn. (AP) — A 57-year-old Winona man has been found dead outside a home he was watching while the owners were away. Read More...

Cousin charged in girl's freezing death in Bemidji

Cousin charged in girl's freezing death in Bemidji

Mar 17, 2014 at 2:02 pm

A 22-year-old Bemidji woman is charged with manslaughter in the freezing death of her 6-year-old cousin last month. Read More...

Audio: Still no sign of Jamie Wylie

Audio: Still no sign of Jamie Wylie

Mar 17, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) More than three months after he disappeared, there still no sign of Jamie Wylie. Read More...

DHS sets aside $1.8M for sex offender review

DHS sets aside $1.8M for sex offender review

Mar 17, 2014 at 11:11 am

The Minnesota Department of Human Services has budgeted $1.8 million for the possible costs of a court-ordered evaluation of the state sex-offender program. Read More...

House considers newborn screening law

House considers newborn screening law

Mar 17, 2014 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Legislators will consider this week whether the Minnesota Department of Health should have unlimited time to store newborn blood samples. Read More...

Audio Peterson seeks re-election

Audio Peterson seeks re-election

Mar 17, 2014 at 10:10 am

MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson says he'll seek a 13th term representing a western Minnesota congressional district. Read More...

Roads dry during triple fatal

Roads dry during triple fatal

Mar 17, 2014 at 10:10 am

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — The highway was dry between St. Peter and Mankato when a car crossed the center median and hit an oncoming truck, killing three and injuring three others. Read More...

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