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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...

Dayton unveils supplemental budget

Dayton unveils supplemental budget

Mar 6, 2014 at 10:10 am

Gov. Mark Dayton is proposing to use half of Minnesota's projected $1.2 billion surplus to cut taxes, with another big chunk going to fill reserve accounts. Read More...

Two wanted in St. Michael bar assault

Two wanted in St. Michael bar assault

Mar 6, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. MICHAEL, Minn. (KNSI) The Wright County Sheriff's Office says it is looking for two men wanted in an assault that took place at the Corner Bar in St. Michael on March first. Read More...

Hoffner wants to erase records from dismissed case

Hoffner wants to erase records from dismissed case

Mar 6, 2014 at 10:10 am

The former head football coach at Minnesota State-Mankato wants to have court records from an unfounded child pornography case against him erased. Read More...

Two arrested at Staples train depot

Two arrested at Staples train depot

Mar 6, 2014 at 10:10 am

STAPLES, Minn. (KNSI) Two men have been arrested on drug charges after Staples police received a tip that a passenger on an Amtrak train headed to Staples from Washington state was in possession of a large amount of methamphetamine. Read More...

2 arrested, 1 with airsoft gun, on Duluth campus

2 arrested, 1 with airsoft gun, on Duluth campus

Mar 6, 2014 at 10:10 am

Police say they've arrested a teenager with an airsoft gun and another male on the University of Minnesota Duluth campus. Read More...

Most doctors at forum oppose medical marijuana

Most doctors at forum oppose medical marijuana

Mar 6, 2014 at 8:08 am

Most of the doctors polled at a Minnesota Medical Association forum oppose the legislation that legalizes medical marijuana. Read More...

Quick-moving tax bill put to Minn. House vote

Quick-moving tax bill put to Minn. House vote

Mar 6, 2014 at 7:07 am

Barely a week into the legislative session, a $500 million package of tax cuts and repeals is being put to a vote in the Minnesota House Read More...

State: No effort to revive resident

State: No effort to revive resident

Mar 6, 2014 at 7:07 am

A state investigation says nurses at a St. Cloud nursing home made no effort to revive a resident who became ill and died last June. Read More...

Man pleads guilty in National Guardsman's murder

Man pleads guilty in National Guardsman's murder

Mar 6, 2014 at 7:07 am

A South St. Paul man has pleaded guilty to murdering a National Guardsman because he believed the victim abused his wife. Read More...

Lommel cheers Cathedral to victory

Lommel cheers Cathedral to victory

Mar 6, 2014 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — There's a special fan cheering in the stands at the state boys' hockey tournament in St. Paul. Read More...

Life in prison for fatal shooting of boy in 2011

Life in prison for fatal shooting of boy in 2011

Mar 6, 2014 at 7:07 am

A man who persuaded two teens to shoot at a several boys riding bikes in a Minneapolis alley, killing one of them, has been sent to prison for life. Read More...

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