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NSA and Homeland Security to honor SCSU

NSA and Homeland Security to honor SCSU

Feb 12, 2015 at 2:02 pm

St. Cloud State University has once again earned recognition as a National Center for Academic Excellence in Information Assurance/Cyber Defense. Read More...

Minnesota Orchestra to perform in Cuba

Minnesota Orchestra to perform in Cuba

Feb 12, 2015 at 2:02 pm

The Minnesota Orchestra will be the first ensemble from the U.S. to perform in Cuba since President Barack Obama moved to re-establish ties and rebuild economic relations with the Communist-led country. Read More...

GOP bill would halve Minnesota health exchange

GOP bill would halve Minnesota health exchange

Feb 12, 2015 at 2:02 pm

A Republican state senator wants to split Minnesota's health insurance exchange into two separate entities. Read More...

Car identified in Tom Bearson homicide case

Car identified in Tom Bearson homicide case

Feb 12, 2015 at 1:01 pm

Investigators into the death of North Dakota State University student Tom Bearson announced today that the owner and driver of a sedan seen near the Sartell teen’s body has now been identified and is not involved with the case. Read More...

Falcon Heights woman accused of strangling daughter

Falcon Heights woman accused of strangling daughter

Feb 12, 2015 at 12:12 pm

A Falcon Heights woman is charged with attempted second-degree murder after allegedly trying to strangle her 8-year-old daughter. Read More...

Watkins church secretary accused of stealing

Watkins church secretary accused of stealing

Feb 12, 2015 at 10:10 am

A Watkins woman is facing charges for stealing more than $21,000 from the church where she worked as a secretary. Read More...

Willmar man charged with assault

Willmar man charged with assault

Feb 12, 2015 at 10:10 am

A man charged in a Willmar assault that left the victim with a broken jaw was in court Wednesday. Read More...

Suspicious vehicle in Kandiyohi County flees

Suspicious vehicle in Kandiyohi County flees

Feb 12, 2015 at 10:10 am

Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Deputies were called to County Road 40 in Lake Andrew Township just after 7 p.m. Wednesday on a report of a suspicious vehicle that has been parked there for several hours. Read More...

Long Prairie man crashes pickup truck

Long Prairie man crashes pickup truck

Feb 12, 2015 at 8:08 am

BROWERVILLE, Minn. (KNSI) A rural Long Prairie man escaped injury Wednesday afternoon when he crashed his pickup in Todd County. Read More...

Sartell wrestler recovers from paralysis

Sartell wrestler recovers from paralysis

Feb 12, 2015 at 6:06 am

SARTELL, Minn. (AP) — A Sartell teenager is recovering from a spinal cord injury suffered in a high school wrestling match — an injury that left him temporarily paralyzed. Read More...

Three winning Powerball tickets

Three winning Powerball tickets

Feb 12, 2015 at 6:06 am

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Tickets in North Carolina, Puerto Rico and Texas have matched all six numbers to split a $564.1 million Powerball jackpot. Read More...

No injuries in car-train accident

No injuries in car-train accident

Feb 12, 2015 at 5:05 am

WILLMAR, Minn. (KNSI) A Willmar man escaped injury Wednesday night when the car he was driving was hit by a train. Read More...

Walz to attend vets bill signing

Walz to attend vets bill signing

Feb 12, 2015 at 4:04 am

WASHINGTON (AP) — Minnesota congressman Tim Walz will be at the White House on Thursday when President Barack Obama signs a bill aimed at reducing the suicide epidemic among military veterans. Read More...

Unions want tougher laws against wage theft

Unions want tougher laws against wage theft

Feb 11, 2015 at 5:05 pm

The Minnesota AFL-CIO announced legislation today in St. Paul to crack down on the practice of employer wage theft. Read More...

Names of accused clergy released

Names of accused clergy released

Feb 11, 2015 at 4:04 pm

An attorney has released the names of 17 clergy members accused of sexual abuse or misconduct with a minor in the Archdiocese of St. Paul-Minneapolis. Read More...

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