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Burglary linked to couple in deputy shooting

Burglary linked to couple in deputy shooting

Mar 8, 2014 at 7:07 am

Police have linked a burglary at an animal hospital to a North Dakota couple who died after a sheriff's deputy was shot in western Minnesota. Read More...

Senser to be released early

Senser to be released early

Mar 8, 2014 at 6:06 am

State officials say Amy Senser will be released nearly six months early from the prison where she is serving time for a fatal hit-and-run. Read More...

House education panel OKs licensing measure

House education panel OKs licensing measure

Mar 7, 2014 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A House education committee has approved a bill granting current or former military members and spouses temporary licenses in a variety of fields. The licenses are for professions such as teaching, social work or architecture. Read More...

Dummy grenade forces elementary school evacuation

Dummy grenade forces elementary school evacuation

Mar 7, 2014 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A St. Paul elementary school was evacuated after a student brought a dummy grenade to school. Read More...

Teen crisis line is victim of cyber-attack

Teen crisis line is victim of cyber-attack

Mar 7, 2014 at 10:10 am

A crisis center in Minneapolis was forced to shut down its teen crisis hotline earlier this week after it received hundreds of computer-generated calls in a cyber-attack. Read More...

Audio: Freezing rain causes problems

Audio: Freezing rain causes problems

Mar 7, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Freezing rain caused a travel mess in and around the St. CLoud area Friday morning. Read More...

Fewer Minnesotans 'underwater' on mortgages

Fewer Minnesotans 'underwater' on mortgages

Mar 7, 2014 at 10:10 am

The number of Minnesota home owners who owe more on their mortgages than their house is worth has declined. Read More...

Fond du Lac Band to spear walleyes

Fond du Lac Band to spear walleyes

Mar 7, 2014 at 10:10 am

The Fond du Lac Band of Chippewa says it plans to exercise its treaty rights for the first time to spear walleyes on northeastern Minnesota lakes this spring. Read More...

Daylight Savings Time begins

Daylight Savings Time begins

Mar 7, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) This is the weekend we "spring forward." Daylight Savings Time begins early Sunday morning. Read More...

Kaler gives State of University speech

Kaler gives State of University speech

Mar 7, 2014 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler says the university will redouble efforts to recruit students of color and ensure student safety. Read More...

House backs tax cut bill

House backs tax cut bill

Mar 7, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota House has given overwhelming approval to a $500 million package of tax cuts and repeals. Read More...

Nearly 150 illegal oil waste dumps

Nearly 150 illegal oil waste dumps

Mar 6, 2014 at 3:03 pm

People have been caught nearly 150 times in the past year trying to illegally dump oil field waste in two of western North Dakota's biggest landfills. Read More...

School bus driver rescues children after bus fire

School bus driver rescues children after bus fire

Mar 6, 2014 at 2:02 pm

Police are commending a school bus driver who evacuated four students — two of them in wheelchairs — after an electrical fire broke out on the bus in a northwestern Minneapolis suburb. Read More...

MPCA issues air pollution alert, advisory

MPCA issues air pollution alert, advisory

Mar 6, 2014 at 2:02 pm

The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued an air pollution health alert for western Minnesota effective through noon on Friday. Read More...

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