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Carbon monoxide kills Meeker Co. man

Carbon monoxide kills Meeker Co. man

Jan 22, 2015 at 5:05 am

LITCHFIELD, Minn. (KNSI) A 27 year-old man has been found dead in a home in rural Meeker County, and carbon monoxide poisoning is the preliminary cause of death. Read More...

Fitch trial resumes today

Fitch trial resumes today

Jan 22, 2015 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) After a delay this week, opening statements are scheduled to begin today in the Brian Fitch murder trial in St. Cloud. Read More...

Latino health fair in Melrose next month

Latino health fair in Melrose next month

Jan 21, 2015 at 5:05 pm

The Latino Health Fair will take place from 2 to 4 p.m. Feb. 1 at CentraCare Health -- Melrose. Read More...

Officers involved in Bloomington shooting ID'd

Officers involved in Bloomington shooting ID'd

Jan 21, 2015 at 4:04 pm

Bloomington police have released the names of the officers involved in a shooting that left one man dead. Read More...

Duluth zoo's Kodiak bear is euthanized

Duluth zoo's Kodiak bear is euthanized

Jan 21, 2015 at 4:04 pm

Officials at the Lake Superior Zoo in Duluth say they have euthanized their 28-year-old Kodiak brown bear, Phoebe. Read More...

Low oil prices a bonus for Minnesota railroad regulators

Low oil prices a bonus for Minnesota railroad regulators

Jan 21, 2015 at 3:03 pm

A Minnesota railroad regulatory official says lower oil prices have caused train traffic from North Dakota to level off. That's given Minnesota officials space to work on safety issues. Read More...

Sentencing in Minnesota dismemberment case

Sentencing in Minnesota dismemberment case

Jan 21, 2015 at 3:03 pm

A Wisconsin man is facing sentencing in the fatal shooting and dismemberment of a Minnesota man. Read More...

Lawmakers: Kids not always first in child protection system

Lawmakers: Kids not always first in child protection system

Jan 21, 2015 at 2:02 pm

A group of Minnesota lawmakers wants to change a state child protection system they say has strayed from always putting kids' safety first. Read More...

Authorities identify 2-year-old Brooklyn Center fire victim

Authorities identify 2-year-old Brooklyn Center fire victim

Jan 21, 2015 at 2:02 pm

Authorities have identified the 2-year-old boy who died in a Brooklyn Center apartment fire. Read More...

Craft beer event promises to be bigger, better

Craft beer event promises to be bigger, better

Jan 21, 2015 at 12:12 pm

The third annual St. Cloud Craft Beer Tour returns to the River’s Edge Convention Center on Saturday and promises to be a craft beer lover's dream come true. Read More...

Computer scam in Stearns County leads to fraud complaint

Computer scam in Stearns County leads to fraud complaint

Jan 21, 2015 at 11:11 am

The Stearns County Sheriff's Office received calls on Tuesday regarding fraudulent activity involving a computer-based scam and wants to alert the public. Read More...

Hollywood Spotlight, Wednesday

Hollywood Spotlight, Wednesday

Jan 21, 2015 at 10:10 am

Lots of controversy surrounding "American Sniper" and more dish right out of Hollywood, thanks to our radio paparazzi! Read More...

Alleged bullying being investigated

Alleged bullying being investigated

Jan 21, 2015 at 10:10 am

OSAKIS, Minn. (KNSI) The mother of a 15 year-old Osakis boy who was allegedly bullied in school says reports that her son was a willing participant are "ludicrous," and she says bullying has been, in her words, "a daily battle for him." Read More...

Wrong-way driver hurt in Sherburne County crash

Wrong-way driver hurt in Sherburne County crash

Jan 21, 2015 at 10:10 am

A 78-year-old Nowthen man was hurt after going the wrong way on U.S. Highway 169 on Tuesday afternoon in Sherburne County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Read More...

AUDIO: Talk of eliminating SS tax

AUDIO: Talk of eliminating SS tax

Jan 21, 2015 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. - With the economy growing stronger and a big budget surplus, tax reform is high on the docket at the State Legislature this session, including a proposal to eliminate income taxes on Social Security benefits. Read More...

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