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Reservation priest being sued

Reservation priest being sued

Nov 21, 2013 at 10:10 am

CROOKSTON, Minn. (KNSI) Another lawsuit has been filed against a Catholic priest in Minnesota--alleging sexual abuse. Read More...

Jobless rate falls below five percent

Jobless rate falls below five percent

Nov 21, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's unemployment rate has dropped below 5 percent for the first time in nearly six years as the state climbs further out of the deep hole caused by the Great Recession. Read More...

Six people rescued from pond

Six people rescued from pond

Nov 21, 2013 at 8:08 am

ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. (AP) — A St. Louis Park official says five children rescued from a car that veered off a highway ramp and landed in a holding pond were unresponsive when they were pulled from the vehicle. Read More...

Police bust dog fighting operation

Police bust dog fighting operation

Nov 21, 2013 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis police raided eight homes and seized 15 dogs in a suspected canine fighting operation. Read More...

AUDIO: Today is Great American Smokeout

AUDIO: Today is Great American Smokeout

Nov 21, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Thursday is the annual Great American Smokeout--a day in which smokers are asked to put down their cigarettes for the day in hopes it will put them on a path to eventually quitting for good. Read More...

Minnesota jobs report being released

Minnesota jobs report being released

Nov 21, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — For the first time in two months, Minnesota officials will appraise the state job picture. Read More...

Man sentenced for raping burglary victim

Man sentenced for raping burglary victim

Nov 20, 2013 at 6:06 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A Minnesota man has been sentenced to more than 25 years in prison for raping a woman he had previously burglarized. Read More...

Newspapers announce printing partnership

Newspapers announce printing partnership

Nov 20, 2013 at 5:05 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Star Tribune will begin printing its cross-town rival, the St. Paul Pioneer Press, beginning in early 2014. Read More...

Frazier sticks with Christian Ponder

Frazier sticks with Christian Ponder

Nov 20, 2013 at 2:02 pm

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — The quarterback carousel in Minnesota is staying put for another week. Christian Ponder will be the starter at Green Bay. Read More...

Melrose Jennie-O plant worker tests positive for TB

Melrose Jennie-O plant worker tests positive for TB

Nov 20, 2013 at 1:01 pm

MELROSE, Minn. (AP) - A worker at a Jennie-O Turkey Store plant in central Minnesota has tested positive for tuberculosis. Read More...

Additional evidence in Schunk case

Additional evidence in Schunk case

Nov 20, 2013 at 11:11 am

HASTINGS, Minn. (AP) — A newly released search warrant provides additional insight into a fatal shooting outside a Burnsville bar and the subsequent stabbing death of a University of Minnesota student. Read More...

Deer harvest down 6 percent from 2012

Deer harvest down 6 percent from 2012

Nov 20, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) Minnesota's firearms deer harvest through the second weekend of the firearms season is down six percent compared to last year. Read More...

Traffic stop nets 60 pounds of pot

Traffic stop nets 60 pounds of pot

Nov 20, 2013 at 8:08 am

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Bond has been set at $60,000 for men from Minnesota and Wisconsin who authorities say were caught hauling a large amount of marijuana through South Dakota. Read More...

White House turkey is from Minnesota

White House turkey is from Minnesota

Nov 20, 2013 at 7:07 am

BADGER, Minn. (AP) — A fourth-generation Minnesota turkey farmer will provide the bird that's expected to be granted clemency by President Barack Obama next week at the White House. Read More...

AUDIO: Arctic blast moving in

AUDIO: Arctic blast moving in

Nov 20, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Forecasters say the coldest air so far this season will move into Minnesota this weekend. Read More...

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