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ND oil drillers approach milestone

ND oil drillers approach milestone

Nov 16, 2013 at 6:06 am

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) North Dakota oil drillers are on pace to outdo last year's record crude production and are nearing a milestone of a million barrels of oil a day. Read More...

Jett yanked off SD parade float

Jett yanked off SD parade float

Nov 16, 2013 at 6:06 am

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) Macy's is moving rocker Joan Jett off the South Dakota tourism float in its Thanksgiving Day parade after ranchers complained about having a vegetarian and animal rights advocate representing their state. Read More...

Education Minnesota endorses Dayton

Education Minnesota endorses Dayton

Nov 16, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's teachers union is endorsing Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton's bid for re-election well before Republicans settle on a candidate. Read More...

Three injured in Fairhaven crash

Three injured in Fairhaven crash

Nov 16, 2013 at 6:06 am

FAIRHAVEN, Minn. (KNSI) A two vehicle collision in Fairhaven Township sent three people to the hospital Friday. Read More...

Sartell man pulled from icy waters

Sartell man pulled from icy waters

Nov 16, 2013 at 6:06 am

RICE, Minn. (KNSI) A Sartell man was rescued from Little Rock Lake Friday morning after falling through thin ice. Read More...

Deputy GOP Chair runs for state House seat

Deputy GOP Chair runs for state House seat

Nov 15, 2013 at 10:10 am

WOODBURY, Minn. (AP) — The deputy chairwoman of Minnesota's Republican Party says she'll run for an open state House seat in Woodbury. Read More...

Historians sizing up Metrodome artifacts

Historians sizing up Metrodome artifacts

Nov 15, 2013 at 9:09 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota's puffy-topped Metrodome that has hosted monster truck rallies, the Final Four and the Super Bowl will soon hold its final event. Ahead of its demolition, historians and others are sizing up what should be saved. Read More...

Two face charges in timber theft

Two face charges in timber theft

Nov 15, 2013 at 7:07 am

HIBBING, Minn. (AP) — Two people are charged with stealing nearly 2,000 spruce trees from county-managed forestland in northeastern Minnesota. Read More...

State will test 70K private wells

State will test 70K private wells

Nov 15, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Agriculture plans to test 70,000 private wells in the state's farming regions to measure nitrogen that seeps into the ground after fertilizing. Read More...

Give To The Max website crashes

Give To The Max website crashes

Nov 15, 2013 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota's Give to the Max Day website is operating again after heavy traffic crashed the site. Read More...

Top cop pleads not guilty in sex case

Top cop pleads not guilty in sex case

Nov 15, 2013 at 5:05 am

AUSTIN, Minn. (AP) — A former police chief in southern Minnesota has pleaded not guilty to felony sexual misconduct. Read More...

Vehicle-bike accident in St. Cloud

Vehicle-bike accident in St. Cloud

Nov 15, 2013 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Two people were taken to the hospital following a bicycle-vehicle accident in St. Cloud. Read More...

St. Ben's Raises Over $240K in Donation Drive

St. Ben's Raises Over $240K in Donation Drive

Nov 14, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. JOSEPH, Minn. (KNSI) - A big day of fundraising is in progress for organizations around the state, but one recipient is already finished. Read More...

Three arrests in home invasion shooting

Three arrests in home invasion shooting

Nov 14, 2013 at 4:04 pm

SANDSTONE, Minn. (AP) — Sheriff's officials say three people are in custody after a homeowner has shot and killed an armed intruder during a home invasion in Pine County of eastern Minnesota. Read More...

Dayton approves $300M in road projects

Dayton approves $300M in road projects

Nov 14, 2013 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton's administration is directing $300 million into ten highway construction projects meant to break up bottlenecks and improve freight movement around the state. Read More...

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