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Couple dies of apparent carbon monoxide poisoning

Couple dies of apparent carbon monoxide poisoning

Mar 4, 2014 at 7:07 am

A rural Crookston couple has died of apparent carbon monoxide poisoning in their home and two of their daughters are being treated. Read More...

Bear researcher's lawyers say no permit needed

Bear researcher's lawyers say no permit needed

Mar 4, 2014 at 7:07 am

Attorneys for a northern Minnesota bear researcher argue he doesn't need a permit to affix radio collars to wild black bears or put cameras in their dens. Read More...

Lock, dam to reopen week late

Lock, dam to reopen week late

Mar 4, 2014 at 7:07 am

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says Lock and Dam 8 near Genoa, Wis., will reopen a week later than scheduled. Read More...

Mall of America expansion is a go

Mall of America expansion is a go

Mar 4, 2014 at 6:06 am

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — The Mall of America has secured financing for a $300 million expansion. Read More...

National Parks draw more than 600K

National Parks draw more than 600K

Mar 4, 2014 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A new National Park Service report says Minnesota's national parklands drew over 600,000 visitors who spent over $34 million and supported over 500 jobs in the state in 2012. Read More...

New parks and trails chief named

New parks and trails chief named

Mar 4, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota state parks and trails will be getting a new chief. Read More...

Medical marijuana debate begins

Medical marijuana debate begins

Mar 4, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are renewing a debate about possible legalization of medical marijuana. Read More...

Woman's body found near trash bin in Fridley

Woman's body found near trash bin in Fridley

Mar 3, 2014 at 2:02 pm

FRIDLEY, Minn. (AP) — Anoka County authorities are investigating after a woman's body was found near a trash container in Fridley. Read More...

Child dies in Itasca County house fire

Child dies in Itasca County house fire

Mar 3, 2014 at 12:12 pm

Authorities say a small child has died in a fire at a home in Itasca County. Read More...

Audio: Poll shows Dayton with big lead

Audio: Poll shows Dayton with big lead

Mar 3, 2014 at 11:11 am

UNDATED (KNSI) A new poll shows the six GOP candidates for Minnesota governor have some work to do before election day in November. Read More...

Gilman farmer creates granddaddy of a snowman

Gilman farmer creates granddaddy of a snowman

Mar 3, 2014 at 11:11 am

A farmer in central Minnesota has created a towering tribute to winter's excess. Read More...

AUDIO: E-Cigs A Hot Legislative Topic

AUDIO: E-Cigs A Hot Legislative Topic

Mar 3, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - Both sides in a debate over electronic cigarettes say scientific evidence is still out about the health safety of the devices, but bills to regulate them could advance anyway in the Minnesota Legislature. Read More...

Teacher of Year seminfinalists named

Teacher of Year seminfinalists named

Mar 3, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Two teachers from central Minnesota are among 33 semifinalists chosen for Minnesota's Teacher of the Year. Read More...

Minn. property tax report paints scattered picture

Minn. property tax report paints scattered picture

Mar 3, 2014 at 10:10 am

The final tally of property taxes due this year presents a mixed bag, with levies rising in some places but falling in others. Read More...

'Granny flats' offer new solutions for families

'Granny flats' offer new solutions for families

Mar 3, 2014 at 9:09 am

'Granny flats' offer a different solution for families who live in multi-generational homes. Read More...

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