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Audio: Schlepers headed to Sochi

Audio: Schlepers headed to Sochi

Jan 24, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) When the 2014 Winter Olympic Games begin in Sochi, Russia in less than two weeks, St. Cloud will be represented, and a local family will be there to witness the games live. Read More...

Ice fisherman remains missing

Ice fisherman remains missing

Jan 24, 2014 at 8:08 am

SHAKOPEE, Minn. (AP) — A Shakopee father and his brother have spent hours scouring the paths along the Minnesota River looking for his son who disappeared after going ice fishing. Read More...

Zellers releases fundraising numbers

Zellers releases fundraising numbers

Jan 24, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Republican candidate for governor Kurt Zellers says he's raised just over $400,000 so far in his bid to challenge Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton in November. Read More...

Not guilty plea in shooting deaths

Not guilty plea in shooting deaths

Jan 24, 2014 at 5:05 am

LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota homeowner accused of fatally shooting two teenagers breaking into his house has pleaded not guilty. Read More...

Audubon man dies in Becker County snowmobile crash

Audubon man dies in Becker County snowmobile crash

Jan 23, 2014 at 4:04 pm

FERGUS FALLS, Minn. (AP) — The Becker County Sheriff's Office says a 30-year-old man is dead after he was thrown off a snowmobile. Read More...

Wetzel not running in November

Wetzel not running in November

Jan 23, 2014 at 4:04 pm

LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (KNSI) Morrison County Sheriff Michel Wetzel says his current term as sheriff will be his last one. Read More...

Meth Investigations Lead to Mass Arrests

Meth Investigations Lead to Mass Arrests

Jan 23, 2014 at 2:02 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - The Central Minnesota Violent Offender Task Force has put an end to a 6 month long investigation of the sales and possession of methamphetamine - and it led to the arrest of 16 people. Read More...

Unemployment steady at 4.6 percent in Minnesota

Unemployment steady at 4.6 percent in Minnesota

Jan 23, 2014 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's unemployment rate held steady at 4.6 percent in December, with employers adding 9,500 new jobs. Read More...

Documents: Accused clergy cost church millions

Documents: Accused clergy cost church millions

Jan 23, 2014 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Internal church documents show the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has paid millions of dollars in costs associated with clergy misconduct in the last decade. Read More...

Rep. Howe hosting Avon Town Hall meeting

Rep. Howe hosting Avon Town Hall meeting

Jan 23, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL – State Rep. Jeff Howe will host a town hall meeting 5 p.m. Tuesday Jan. 28 at Avon City Hall. Read More...

St. Cloud drivers told to

St. Cloud drivers told to "slow down"

Jan 23, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud police are asking drivers in the city to lighten up on the accelerator. Read More...

Audio: Gamradt running for friend's seat

Audio: Gamradt running for friend's seat

Jan 23, 2014 at 9:09 am

SAUK CENTRE, Minn. (KNSI) Dave Gamradt is certainly no politician. In fact, he's been farming in the Sauk Centre area for 43 years. But these days, he finds himself balancing chores with some campaigning. Read More...

Demand for skilled workers will be high

Demand for skilled workers will be high

Jan 23, 2014 at 9:09 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Demand for skilled workers to build the new Minnesota Vikings stadium has already begun, even though the old Metrodome is far from demolished. Read More...

Hospital errors down in 2013

Hospital errors down in 2013

Jan 23, 2014 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota health officials say the rate of preventable errors in hospitals and surgery centers continued to decline last year. Read More...

MnSure problems run deep

MnSure problems run deep

Jan 23, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The troubled website for Minnesota's health insurance exchange can't be completely fixed in time for the March 31 deadline by which all Americans are supposed to have coverage under the new federal law. Read More...

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