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Bill would fund I-494 expansion

Bill would fund I-494 expansion

Feb 28, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) Plymouth Mayor Kelli Slavik says traffic slowdowns and heavy congestion along a stretch of Interstate 494 through her northwest metro community are bad for business and frustrating for residents. Read More...

St. Paul woman was murder victim

St. Paul woman was murder victim

Feb 27, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ANOKA, Minn. (AP) Authorities say the death of a St. Paul woman whose body was found in a towed car is now a confirmed murder investigation. Read More...

Budget fight goes to airwaves

Budget fight goes to airwaves

Feb 27, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Five Democratic legislators are the targets of a new radio ad campaign by a Republican outside group seeking to pressure them on tax elements of Gov. Mark Dayton's budget. Read More...

Firearms supplier surrenders license

Firearms supplier surrenders license

Feb 27, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ALBERT LEA, Minn. (AP) A longtime firearms supplier in Albert Lea plans to surrender its federal firearms license. Read More...

Supreme Court issues firearms ruling

Supreme Court issues firearms ruling

Feb 27, 2013 at 5:05 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Supreme Court says a man convicted of a drug charge is not entitled to the Second Amendment right to bear arms. Read More...

Bus driver resigns amid controversy

Bus driver resigns amid controversy

Feb 27, 2013 at 4:04 pm

WILTON, Minn. (AP) A Bemidji bus driver has resigned after allegedly dropping a 6-year-old a quarter mile from home in freezing temperatures as punishment. Read More...

Budge forecast provides session roadmap

Budge forecast provides session roadmap

Feb 27, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota's budget debate kicks into a higher gear on Thursday when state finance officials set the parameters for a process that must conclude by mid-May. Read More...

Lawmakers speak out against gay marriage

Lawmakers speak out against gay marriage

Feb 27, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A group of Republican lawmakers are calling for the defeat of a bill to legalize gay marriage in Minnesota. Read More...

Mayo Clinic reports strong 2012

Mayo Clinic reports strong 2012

Feb 27, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) Mayo Clinic reports a strong financial performance in 2012 as the Minnesota-based health care provider added more employees and patients. Read More...

Show Highlights Farming Tradition

Show Highlights Farming Tradition

Feb 27, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - The 46th annual Central Minnesota Farm Show is in full swing in downtown St. Cloud. The trade show, being held at the River's Edge Convention Center, connects farmers with over 200 vendors and experts in farming products, technology and support services. Read More...

Target reports quarterly earnings

Target reports quarterly earnings

Feb 27, 2013 at 9:09 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Target's fiscal fourth-quarter net income dipped 2 percent as it dealt with intense competition during the crucial holiday season. But its adjusted results beat analysts' estimates and it forecast first-quarter earnings above Wall Street's view. Read More...

Water violations not a priority for DNR

Water violations not a priority for DNR

Feb 27, 2013 at 7:07 am

WORTHINGTON, Minn. (AP) Minnesota Department of Natural Resources records show hundreds of water permit holders are violating the law by using much more water than allowed. Read More...

St. Paul woman missing, arrest made

St. Paul woman missing, arrest made

Feb 27, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Police say they've made an arrest in the disappearance of a St. Paul woman. Read More...

Indian casinos report higher revenue

Indian casinos report higher revenue

Feb 27, 2013 at 7:07 am

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) A report says Indian casinos posted higher revenue in 2011 despite a weak economy. Read More...

Verso sale could close this week

Verso sale could close this week

Feb 27, 2013 at 7:07 am

SARTELL, Minn. (KNSI) It looks like the sale of the Verso paper mill site in Sartell to American Iron and Metal could be finalized as soon as Friday. Read More...

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