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Big Lake woman injured in broadside crash

Big Lake woman injured in broadside crash

Mar 19, 2015 at 1:01 pm

A 21-year-old Big Lake woman received minor injuries in a two-car accident on U.S. Highway 10 in Sherburne County on Wednesday, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Read More...

Target to pay minimum $9 an hour in April

Target to pay minimum $9 an hour in April

Mar 19, 2015 at 1:01 pm

Target will start paying its workers nationwide a minimum of $9 an hour in April. Read More...

State Fair announces new musical acts

State Fair announces new musical acts

Mar 19, 2015 at 1:01 pm

Two more concerts have been announced for this year's Minnesota State Fair. Read More...

unemployment rate holds as State labor force tops 3 million

unemployment rate holds as State labor force tops 3 million

Mar 19, 2015 at 1:01 pm

Minnesota's labor force topped 3 million as unemployment remained at its low level for the seventh month in a row. Read More...

about 1 in 17 live near oil train routes

about 1 in 17 live near oil train routes

Mar 19, 2015 at 1:01 pm

State transportation officials are highlighting the number of Minnesotans who live near oil train routes just as the Dayton administration is pushing for safety improvements. Read More...

campaign spending bill defeated

campaign spending bill defeated

Mar 19, 2015 at 12:12 pm

A bill that would have forced some groups active in Minnesota campaigns to disclose more details about their spending late in races has been defeated. Read More...

AUDIO: Franken wants more rail safety

AUDIO: Franken wants more rail safety

Mar 19, 2015 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Minnesota U.S. Senator Al Franken is joining the call for more railroad safety when it comes to shipping volatile crude oil from the Bakken oil formation in western North Dakota. Read More...

Most of Minnesota now in drought

Most of Minnesota now in drought

Mar 19, 2015 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Most of Minnesota is now officially in drought. Read More...

Fire closes Minneapolis high school

Fire closes Minneapolis high school

Mar 19, 2015 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Officials have closed Patrick Henry High School in Minneapolis after an overnight fire damaged parts of the building. Read More...

Target settles data breach lawsuit

Target settles data breach lawsuit

Mar 19, 2015 at 7:07 am

NEW YORK (AP) — Target has proposed to pay $10 million to settle a class-action lawsuit brought against it following a massive data breach in 2013. Read More...

Housing project for vets gets scrutinized

Housing project for vets gets scrutinized

Mar 18, 2015 at 6:06 pm

There were plenty of questions asked at Wednesday’s public meeting at the St. Cloud VA Health Care System about building new housing for homeless or at-risk veterans. Read More...

Scott Patrick memorial in the works

Scott Patrick memorial in the works

Mar 18, 2015 at 4:04 pm

Minnesota is closer to memorializing two police officers killed on the job. Read More...

10 years after Red Lake attack, memories still haunt

10 years after Red Lake attack, memories still haunt

Mar 18, 2015 at 3:03 pm

A high school math teacher and one of her former students are leading an effort to honor the victims and help the survivors of the school shootings on the Red Lake Indian Reservation a decade ago. Read More...

Property tax statements on their way

Property tax statements on their way

Mar 18, 2015 at 3:03 pm

Property tax statements for taxes payable in 2015 are going out next week to Stearns County property owners. Those who signed up to receive electronic tax statements will receive their statement by email later this week. Read More...

Students protest outside Tech High School

Students protest outside Tech High School

Mar 18, 2015 at 2:02 pm

A large group of students walked out of class to protest outside of Tech High School Wednesday afternoon. Read More...

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