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Hospital screens visitors for flu

Hospital screens visitors for flu

Jan 9, 2014 at 11:11 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Fairview Health Services is temporarily changing its visitor's policy at its seven hospitals because of widespread flu in Minnesota. Read More...

Prettner Solon decides future

Prettner Solon decides future

Jan 9, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Lt. Gov. Yvonne Prettner Solon says she's made up her mind about whether she'll run again with Gov. Mark Dayton this year, but won't announce her decision until next week. Read More...

New rules for Capitol guns?

New rules for Capitol guns?

Jan 9, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gun owners who want to legally carry weapons into the Minnesota Capitol could soon have to provide more precise information to authorities. Read More...

Pladson announces retirement plans

Pladson announces retirement plans

Jan 9, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Doctor Terry Pladson has announced plans to retire as president and CEO of CentraCare Health on December 31, 2014. Read More...

Kettle campaign will top $200,000

Kettle campaign will top $200,000

Jan 9, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) This season's Salvation Army Red Kettle campaign in the St. Cloud area will top the $200,000 mark. Read More...

Wrongful death lawsuit filed

Wrongful death lawsuit filed

Jan 9, 2014 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The family of a man shot and killed by Brooklyn Center police has filed a wrongful death lawsuit. Read More...

Auctioneers meet and compete

Auctioneers meet and compete

Jan 9, 2014 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Dozens of fast-talking auctioneers from Minnesota and surrounding states are competing for the chance to be known as the best bid-caller in the Land of 10,000 Lakes. Read More...

Capitol security panel meets

Capitol security panel meets

Jan 9, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — New steps to shore up security at Minnesota's Capitol and surrounding buildings are being discussed by lawmakers, administration officials and law enforcement. Read More...

Defense: No evidence Minnesota man plotted attack

Defense: No evidence Minnesota man plotted attack

Jan 8, 2014 at 4:04 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The defense attorney for a Minnesota militia member indicted in what the FBI once called a "terror plot" is asking that his client be released pending sentencing. Read More...

Macy's cutting 2,500 jobs

Macy's cutting 2,500 jobs

Jan 8, 2014 at 3:03 pm

CINCINNATI (AP) — Macy's Inc. is cutting 2,500 jobs as part of a reorganization to sustain its profitability. Read More...

Monticello Man Accused of Baking Cat

Monticello Man Accused of Baking Cat

Jan 8, 2014 at 3:03 pm

MONTICELLO, Minn. (AP) — A Monticello man faces animal cruelty and torture charges for allegedly skinning and baking his pet cat. Read More...

MNsure Releases Enrollment Figures

MNsure Releases Enrollment Figures

Jan 8, 2014 at 1:01 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's health insurance exchange has revealed demographic details about the nearly 72,000 people who signed up for coverage. Read More...

Stadium bond sale next week

Stadium bond sale next week

Jan 8, 2014 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings stadium project is about to get its formal infusion of money from the state. Read More...

Search resumes for fourth drowning victim

Search resumes for fourth drowning victim

Jan 8, 2014 at 12:12 pm

WINONA, Minn. (AP) — Winona County sheriff's officials are once again using special sonar equipment from Carver County in their search for a fourth person who is presumed drowned after an SUV plunged into the Mississippi River. Read More...

Swanson sues debt collector

Swanson sues debt collector

Jan 8, 2014 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A debt collector tied to big banks is being sued by Minnesota's attorney general over steep interest rates charged on overdrawn checking accounts. Read More...

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