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Homicide charge issued in crash that killed student athlete

Homicide charge issued in crash that killed student athlete

Feb 17, 2015 at 2:02 pm

A Sandstone man is facing vehicular homicide, drunken driving and other charges in Kanabec County as a result of a crash that killed a popular student athlete. Read More...

MNsure's 'failures outweighed its achievements' says auditor

MNsure's 'failures outweighed its achievements' says auditor

Feb 17, 2015 at 2:02 pm

Minnesota's legislative auditor says the state health insurance exchange's failures outweighed its successes in its first year. Read More...

Moose count confirms continuing decline

Moose count confirms continuing decline

Feb 17, 2015 at 1:01 pm

Minnesota's annual moose survey finds a continuing decline in the animal so closely identified with the state's north woods. Read More...

21 new cancer cases found in study of miners

21 new cancer cases found in study of miners

Feb 17, 2015 at 1:01 pm

Minnesota health officials and university researchers say they've found 21 new cases of a rare form of lung cancer called mesothelioma among a group of miners who they've been following since the late 1990s. Read More...

State seeking labs to test marijuana grown for medicinal use

State seeking labs to test marijuana grown for medicinal use

Feb 17, 2015 at 12:12 pm

Regulators of Minnesota's new medical cannabis program are seeking to certify laboratories to test the marijuana cultivated for medicinal use. Read More...

Dayton dangles road projects to be built under his plan

Dayton dangles road projects to be built under his plan

Feb 17, 2015 at 12:12 pm

Gov. Mark Dayton says his transportation funding proposal would result in 600 road-and-bridge improvement projects across the state. Read More...

St. Cloud police chief wary of body camera usage

St. Cloud police chief wary of body camera usage

Feb 17, 2015 at 11:11 am

The rush felt by some police departments to outfit officers with body cameras after last summer's unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, isn't being felt by St. Cloud Police Chief Blair Anderson who talked today to KNSI. Read More...

Waite Park mail thefts end in arrest

Waite Park mail thefts end in arrest

Feb 17, 2015 at 10:10 am

A 24-year-old man from Rice was arrested after several reports of mail being stolen from area residents, according to the Waite Park Police Department. Read More...

Family sues over vet's home death

Family sues over vet's home death

Feb 17, 2015 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The family of a man who overdosed on methadone at the Minneapolis Veterans Home in 2012 is suing the state Department of Veterans Affairs. Read More...

MnSure audit being released today

MnSure audit being released today

Feb 17, 2015 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A long-awaited investigation into the state health insurance exchange's rocky rollout is about to be released. Read More...

Aquatics center open house on Wednesday

Aquatics center open house on Wednesday

Feb 16, 2015 at 4:04 pm

The city of St. Cloud and St. Cloud Area Family YMCA will host an open house Wednesday to discuss what will be included in a community and aquatics center under development for the Y. Read More...

St. Cloud's future up for discussion

St. Cloud's future up for discussion

Feb 16, 2015 at 3:03 pm

What will St. Cloud look like in the future? You may not know but you can voice your opinion as to what you'd like the city to be at Thursday's community vision workshop. Read More...

MNsure extends enrollment deadline for some customers

MNsure extends enrollment deadline for some customers

Feb 16, 2015 at 3:03 pm

Minnesota's health insurance exchange is giving a reprieve to residents who started the enrollment process before Sunday's open enrollment deadline but couldn't complete the process. Read More...

Drug Charges dismissed against man jailed for drug possession

Drug Charges dismissed against man jailed for drug possession

Feb 16, 2015 at 1:01 pm

A Mankato man was jailed for months while he waited for the state crime lab to process suspected drugs that turned out to be vitamins. Read More...

Princeton man suffered fatal burns in shed fire

Princeton man suffered fatal burns in shed fire

Feb 16, 2015 at 1:01 pm

Authorities say a 61-year-old rural Princeton man who was a truck driver in Elk River died last week from fatal burns he received during a shed fire. Read More...

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