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Warning issued about ND, MT Oil

Warning issued about ND, MT Oil

Jan 2, 2014 at 1:01 pm

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Following a string of explosive accidents, federal officials say crude oil being shipped by rail from the Northern Plains across the U.S. and Canada may be more flammable than traditional forms of oil. Read More...

St. Louis County attorney: Abuse must be reported

St. Louis County attorney: Abuse must be reported

Jan 2, 2014 at 1:01 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The lead prosecutor in St. Louis County says the Diocese of Duluth should have gone to police immediately after learning a priest was accused of sexually abusing a child. Read More...

Lommel fundraiser this Sunday

Lommel fundraiser this Sunday

Jan 2, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A benefit fundraiser is being held this weekend for the Minnesota-Duluth college student from St. Cloud who nearly died after spending a night outside in subzero weather last month. Read More...

Three fire victims still critical

Three fire victims still critical

Jan 2, 2014 at 9:09 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — At least three of the 14 people injured in an explosion and fire at a Minneapolis building remain hospitalized in critical condition. Read More...

North Branch may return to five day school week

North Branch may return to five day school week

Jan 2, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — One of the nine rural Minnesota school districts with a four-day school week is considering going back to five-day weeks. Read More...

Sauk Rapids man rolls pickup

Sauk Rapids man rolls pickup

Jan 2, 2014 at 9:09 am

LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (KNSI) The State Patrol says a Sauk Rapids man was injured Wednesday night in a rollover crash on Highway 371 north of Little Falls. Read More...

Million dollar ticket sold in Stearns County

Million dollar ticket sold in Stearns County

Jan 2, 2014 at 8:08 am

ROSEVILLE, Minn. (KNSI) Minnesota State Lottery officials say one of the Minnesota Millionaire Raffle tickets worth one-million dollars was sold in Stearns County. Another million dollar-winning ticket sold in Beltrami County. The winning ticket numbers are 077692 and 566227. Read More...

Man describes escaping from fire

Man describes escaping from fire

Jan 2, 2014 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minneapolis man who is among 14 people injured in an explosion and fire describes his frightening escape from the burning building. Read More...

Tracks reopen following fiery derailment

Tracks reopen following fiery derailment

Jan 2, 2014 at 6:06 am

CASSELTON, N.D. (AP) — BNSF Railway has reopened the two lines at Casselton that were shut down Monday when a crude oil-carrying train derailed and caught fire. Read More...

Hodges replaces Rybak today

Hodges replaces Rybak today

Jan 2, 2014 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The change in leaders at Minneapolis city hall is at hand. Read More...

Fourteen injured in apartment fire

Fourteen injured in apartment fire

Jan 2, 2014 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities say more than a dozen people were taken to hospitals after a fire engulfed several apartments near downtown Minneapolis. Read More...

Ruling could mean more solar power

Ruling could mean more solar power

Jan 1, 2014 at 5:05 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A judge's recent ruling means Minnesota could see a major expansion in the use of solar power over natural gas. Read More...

Girl dies in sledding accident

Girl dies in sledding accident

Jan 1, 2014 at 5:05 pm

LE SUEUR, Minn. (AP) — A Le Sueur teen has died after a sledding accident at a friend's house. Read More...

MN man accused in ND border drug bust

MN man accused in ND border drug bust

Jan 1, 2014 at 3:03 pm

PEMBINA, N.D. (AP) — A Minnesota man faces charges after allegedly trying to bring 12 grams of crystal methamphetamine across the U.S.-Canada border in northeastern North Dakota. Read More...

Final Michigan wolf hunt ends under quota

Final Michigan wolf hunt ends under quota

Jan 1, 2014 at 3:03 pm

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan wildlife officials say 23 wolves were killed in the Upper Peninsula during the state's first wolf hunt in four decades. That's well short of the quota, and experts blame frigid conditions. Read More...

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