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Aretha Franklin coming to State Fair

Aretha Franklin coming to State Fair

May 28, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) You can add the name Aretha Franklin to the list of entertainers booked for this year's Minnesota State Fair. Read More...

Lane closures on Highway 15

Lane closures on Highway 15

May 28, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Northbound traffic on Minnesota Highway 15 through St. Cloud will be reduced to one lane of traffic near the proposed new interchange at 33rd Street South. Read More...

New recycling rules take effect

New recycling rules take effect

May 28, 2014 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The first major update of Minnesota's solid waste law in 25 years is aimed at improving a recycling rate that's been stuck around 46 percent. Read More...

Guilty of plotting to kill husband

Guilty of plotting to kill husband

May 28, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Jurors have convicted the widow of a slain Minnesota National Guardsman of helping plan his murder last summer. Read More...

North Dakota tornado was an EF-2

North Dakota tornado was an EF-2

May 28, 2014 at 5:05 am

WATFORD CITY, N.D. (AP) — The National Weather Service says the tornado that touched down at an oil patch worker camp was an EF-2. Read More...

Another .64 in the rain bucket

Another .64 in the rain bucket

May 28, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud is closing in on five inches of rainfall for the month of May. Read More...

New veterans cemetery planned

New veterans cemetery planned

May 28, 2014 at 4:04 am

PRESTON, Minn. (AP) — Dump trucks and bulldozers are busy building Minnesota's second state veterans cemetery. Read More...

Outdated laws come off the books

Outdated laws come off the books

May 28, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton says Minnesotans will find life simpler after a so-called "Unsession" that wiped more than 1,000 outdated laws off the books. Read More...

New turn in Knoblach lawsuit

New turn in Knoblach lawsuit

May 28, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A legal fight threatening to hold up construction of a new building for Minnesota state senators has taken a new turn. Read More...

Farmers make planting gains

Farmers make planting gains

May 28, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Good weather has allowed Minnesota farmers to make rapid progress planting crops, but crops are still behind average. Read More...

Anyone know this boat?

Anyone know this boat?

May 27, 2014 at 2:02 pm

Stearns County Sheriff's Office is asking for your help is locating the owner or this abandoned boat. Read More...

Minnesota Century Farms recipients named

Minnesota Century Farms recipients named

May 27, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) The Minnesota State Fair and the Minnesota Farm Bureau have announced that 215 farms will be recognized as 2014 Century Farms. Read More...

AUDIO: Ziemer dies at age 74

AUDIO: Ziemer dies at age 74

May 27, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNS) The winningest women's basketball coach in St. Cloud State University history has died at the age of 74. Read More...

Inmate acting as own attorney wins case

Inmate acting as own attorney wins case

May 27, 2014 at 9:09 am

A federal prisoner who filed a lawsuit over a police dog attack has done the nearly impossible in the U.S. Eighth District Court of Appeals. He has won his appeal while acting as his own attorney. Read More...

Survey: manufacturers more certain of future

Survey: manufacturers more certain of future

May 27, 2014 at 9:09 am

A new business survey finds Minnesota manufacturers are generally more confident about their financial future, but not so certain about the state's business climate. Read More...

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