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Stearns Co. considers trail use change

Stearns Co. considers trail use change

Jan 14, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The Stearns County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing next month on the idea of allowing the use of electrical bicycles on county rails. Read More...

Bills being filed for 2014 session

Bills being filed for 2014 session

Jan 14, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Lawmakers itching to get their proposals in the pipeline have filed them ahead of the 2014 session. Read More...

Teenager injured in snowmobile crash

Teenager injured in snowmobile crash

Jan 14, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A St. Cloud teenager was injured in a snowmobile accident Monday. Read More...

Arrest made in possible homicide

Arrest made in possible homicide

Jan 14, 2014 at 4:04 am

BABBITT, Minn. (AP) — Authorities have made an arrest in a possible homicide in northeastern Minnesota. Read More...

Stadium authority hits back at lawsuit

Stadium authority hits back at lawsuit

Jan 14, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The public authority overseeing Vikings stadium construction is asking the Minnesota Supreme Court to make plaintiffs who sued to stop the project post a $50 million bond to show they could cover damages if they lose. Read More...

Pretnner Solon announcing future plans

Pretnner Solon announcing future plans

Jan 14, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Lieutenant Governor Yvonne Prettner Solon says she will announce her political plans later today. Read More...

Patrol suffers rash of crashes

Patrol suffers rash of crashes

Jan 14, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota State Patrol says it has four damaged squad cars in recent days thanks to motorists who have slid into patrol cars on shoulders. Read More...

Franken announces fundraising numbers

Franken announces fundraising numbers

Jan 13, 2014 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Sen. Al Franken reports raising $2.1 million in the final three months of last year, and now has $4.8 million in the bank for his upcoming re-election campaign. Read More...

Settlement in case over newborn blood samples

Settlement in case over newborn blood samples

Jan 13, 2014 at 12:12 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Health has reached a settlement in a case over its practice of storing and using newborn blood samples without parental consent. Read More...

House GOP wants Sunday liquor sales

House GOP wants Sunday liquor sales

Jan 13, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A leading Republican in the Minnesota House is introducing a new bill to allow Sunday liquor sales in Minnesota. Read More...

Driver of fleeing car injured

Driver of fleeing car injured

Jan 13, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A 17 year-old juvenile from St. Cloud was injured Sunday when he jumped out of a moving car that was being chased by Stearns County deputies. Read More...

Buffalo man dead in snowmobile crash

Buffalo man dead in snowmobile crash

Jan 13, 2014 at 10:10 am

MAPLE LAKE, Minn. (KNSI) The Wright County Sheriff's Office says a Buffalo man was killed Saturday afternoon in a snowmobile crash in Silver Creek Township. Read More...

Anti-bullying push continues at Capitol

Anti-bullying push continues at Capitol

Jan 13, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are expected to try again this year to strengthen a state law meant to prevent bullying in schools. Read More...

Oversight of charter schools rising

Oversight of charter schools rising

Jan 13, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Education officials are preparing to step up their oversight of the nonprofits, school districts and colleges that monitor Minnesota's charter schools. Read More...

Pedestrian killed by light rail train

Pedestrian killed by light rail train

Jan 13, 2014 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis police are investigating the death of a pedestrian hit by a light rail train. Read More...

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