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ND oil patch not the wild west

ND oil patch not the wild west

May 27, 2013 at 3:03 pm

WILLISTON,, N.D. (AP) A researcher studying the impact of the oil boom on law enforcement in western North Dakota says police are busier in the area, but it's not the Wild West. Read More...

Four missing boaters found safe

Four missing boaters found safe

May 27, 2013 at 12:12 pm

SILVER BAY, Minn. (AP) Four people who were reported missing after a weekend boating trip on Lake Superior have been found safe. Read More...

Anniversary of paper mill explosion

Anniversary of paper mill explosion

May 27, 2013 at 5:05 am

SARTELL, Minn. (KNSI) A program is being held at Veterans Park in Sartell at 10:30 Memorial Day morning to mark the one year anniversary of the explosion and fire at the Verso paper mill. Read More...

Man drowns in Crow Wing County

Man drowns in Crow Wing County

May 27, 2013 at 5:05 am

BAXTER, Minn. (AP) Authorities in central Minnesota say a canoe carrying two people capsized on a river, and that a 64-year-old man died. A 4-year-old Arizona boy was saved. Read More...

Divers find body of toddler

Divers find body of toddler

May 26, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ELK RIVER, Minn. (AP) The body of a 2-year-old girl who disappeared from the Wapiti Park Campground in Elk River has been found. Read More...

Lawmakers take records to voters

Lawmakers take records to voters

May 26, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota's latest legislative session may be over, but now is no time for lawmakers to rest. Read More...

Schools consider lowering class hours

Schools consider lowering class hours

May 26, 2013 at 4:04 pm

FARMINGTON, Minn. (AP) School officials in some Minnesota districts are experimenting with shorter class schedules, on the theory that what matters in education is quality of instruction, not hours. Read More...

Divers search for missing toddler

Divers search for missing toddler

May 26, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ELK RIVER, Minn. (AP) Hundreds of volunteers have resumed the search for a 2-year-old girl who disappeared from the Wapiti Park Campground in Elk River. Read More...

Punchless Twins lose 6-1 at Detroit

Punchless Twins lose 6-1 at Detroit

May 26, 2013 at 4:04 pm

DETROIT (AP) Max Scherzer pitched six solid innings to remain undefeated on the season, and Avisail Garcia broke the game open with a bases-loaded triple, leading the Detroit Tigers over the Minnesota Twins 6-1 on Sunday. Read More...

Senators form Attorney search panel

Senators form Attorney search panel

May 26, 2013 at 9:09 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken have formed an advisory committee to lead the search for the next U.S. Attorney for Minnesota. Read More...

Carlos man dies in Interstate 94 crash

Carlos man dies in Interstate 94 crash

May 25, 2013 at 6:06 pm

ALEXANDRIA, Minn. (KNSI) A Carlos man has died in a two vehicle crash on Interstate 94 near Alexandria. Read More...

Twins end losing skid in Detroit

Twins end losing skid in Detroit

May 25, 2013 at 4:04 pm

DETROIT (AP) Joe Mauer homered and had three hits, helping the Minnesota Twins snap a 10-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday. Read More...

Hoffner speaks out to ESPN

Hoffner speaks out to ESPN

May 25, 2013 at 1:01 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A former head football coach at Minnesota State University, Mankato, is speaking out after he was cleared of child pornography charges, but fired from his job. Read More...

New cause for ex-radical Olson

New cause for ex-radical Olson

May 25, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Sara Jane Olson, the Minnesota woman who served seven years in prison for her involvement in high-profile 1970s radicalism, is edging back into public life. Read More...

Schnickel facing five new felonies

Schnickel facing five new felonies

May 25, 2013 at 12:12 pm

ANOKA, Minn. (AP) A former Minneapolis police officer accused of using social media to try to lure girls into sexual encounters has been charged with five new felony charges — bringing his number of alleged victims to 20. Read More...

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