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Police arrest 35 Winona protesters

Police arrest 35 Winona protesters

Apr 29, 2013 at 6:06 pm

WINONA, Minn. (AP) Police have arrested 35 people for trespassing during a protest of frack sand mining in Winona. Read More...

OSHA investigates fatal fall

OSHA investigates fatal fall

Apr 29, 2013 at 6:06 pm

BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) Minnesota OSHA is investigating why a catwalk fell inside a forestry mill near Bemidji, sending a worker to his death. Read More...

Farmers still in holding pattern

Farmers still in holding pattern

Apr 29, 2013 at 6:06 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Despite the sudden warm weather, Minnesota farmers are still waiting for the chance to get into their fields. Read More...

Senate rejects Tax Bill

Senate rejects Tax Bill

Apr 29, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Senate has rejected a bill with a range of tax increases including higher income taxes on the wealthy. Read More...

Minimum Wage Hike Clears MN House

Minimum Wage Hike Clears MN House

Apr 29, 2013 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota is moving toward its first minimum wage hike since 2005. The House Ways and Means Committee on Monday passed a bill to bump the state's floor wage in three steps until it hits $9.50 per hour in 2015. After that, wages would increase according to inflation. Read More...

Train derails near Blue Earth

Train derails near Blue Earth

Apr 29, 2013 at 6:06 am

BLUE EARTH, Minn. (AP) A cleanup is underway in the southern Minnesota town of Blue Earth, where 17 cars derailed on a train carrying corn, and 10 tipped on their sides. Read More...

Triple homicide trial underway

Triple homicide trial underway

Apr 29, 2013 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A witness in the trial of a St. Louis man charged with killing three people at a Minnesota home says he seemed "desperate" to silence a teenager who had accused him of molesting her. Read More...

Barden Park smoking on agenda

Barden Park smoking on agenda

Apr 29, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The St. Cloud City Council holds a study session Monday night, and one of the issues they'll take up is smoking at Barden Park. Read More...

Highway 28 project begins today

Highway 28 project begins today

Apr 29, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The Minnesota Department of Transportation says resurfacing work begins Monday on a nine mile stretch of Highway 28 in northwestern Stearns County. Read More...

Spring temps finally arrive

Spring temps finally arrive

Apr 29, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The long anticipated arrival of spring weather finally came over the weekend, as temperatures climbed into the 60's and 70's for the first time. Read More...

Senate takes up Tax Bill

Senate takes up Tax Bill

Apr 29, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota's Senate is gearing up for debate on a plan to repeal the longstanding sales tax exemption on clothes. Read More...

Red River crest expected Wednesday

Red River crest expected Wednesday

Apr 29, 2013 at 6:06 am

FARGO, N.D. (AP) The Red River has topped major flood stage in Fargo, but forecasters say the river should peak at an earlier date and a lower height than was predicted when the city began its flood preparation. Read More...

Robbers target St. Cloud liquor store

Robbers target St. Cloud liquor store

Apr 29, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud police are investigating an attempted robbery at a liquor store. Read More...

Teachers union picks new president

Teachers union picks new president

Apr 28, 2013 at 4:04 pm

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) The Education Minnesota teachers union has a new president. Read More...

Grass fires appear suspicious

Grass fires appear suspicious

Apr 28, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ANDOVER, Minn. (AP) Officials in Andover say they believe several grass fires in the area were intentionally set. Read More...

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