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Voyageurs launching reservation system

Voyageurs launching reservation system

Mar 5, 2014 at 5:05 am

INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Voyageurs National Park will launch its campsite reservation and fee system next month. Read More...

Police identify body found in Fridley

Police identify body found in Fridley

Mar 5, 2014 at 5:05 am

FRIDLEY, Minn. (AP) — Anoka County authorities say a woman whose body was found near a trash container in Fridley apparently died of exposure. Read More...

Committee okays medical marijuana

Committee okays medical marijuana

Mar 5, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota House committee has approved a plan that would legalize medical marijuana, but it still faces a long road in the Legislature. Read More...

AUDIO: Knoblach Running in 14B

AUDIO: Knoblach Running in 14B

Mar 4, 2014 at 3:03 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - St. Cloud Republican and former lawmaker Jim Knoblach has declared his intention to run for State Representative in district 14B, the seat currently held by Democrat Zachary Dorholt. Read More...

Death of student at swimming class investigated

Death of student at swimming class investigated

Mar 4, 2014 at 12:12 pm

Police and school district officials are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 12-year-old boy who was pulled from a middle school swimming pool in St. Louis Park. Read More...

'Unsession' plan tackles old, outdated laws

'Unsession' plan tackles old, outdated laws

Mar 4, 2014 at 12:12 pm

But most of the ideas require the Legislature to pass bills to undo or update old laws. It's part of Dayton's so-called plan to make this the "Unsession." Read More...

Officers save man from dangerous cold

Officers save man from dangerous cold

Mar 4, 2014 at 9:09 am

AUSTIN, Minn. (AP) — Police say an Austin man is lucky to be alive after he was found intoxicated lying in deep snow nearly the city's industrial park. Read More...

Mayor lays out vision for west Duluth

Mayor lays out vision for west Duluth

Mar 4, 2014 at 9:09 am

Duluth Mayor Don Ness has a vision for revitalizing the western part of his city through tourism and residential development, taking advantage of its location on the St. Louis River. Read More...

Dayton team to put forward 'Unsession' ideas

Dayton team to put forward 'Unsession' ideas

Mar 4, 2014 at 8:08 am

Gov. Mark Dayton's administration is laying out a list of ideas for pruning Minnesota's statute of duplicative, outdated or problematic laws. Read More...

Minn. House panel opens medical marijuana debate

Minn. House panel opens medical marijuana debate

Mar 4, 2014 at 8:08 am

Minnesota lawmakers are renewing a debate about possible legalization of medical marijuana Read More...

Senators backs higher bar for voter amendments

Senators backs higher bar for voter amendments

Mar 4, 2014 at 7:07 am

Proposed amendments to Minnesota's Constitution would be less frequent under a proposal backed by a state Senate committee. Read More...

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...

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