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Gas leak may have caused fire

Gas leak may have caused fire

Jan 2, 2014 at 2:02 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Authorities are looking at a possible natural gas leak as the cause of an explosion and fire at a Minneapolis apartment complex. Read More...

MnSure coverage now in effect

MnSure coverage now in effect

Jan 2, 2014 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — It's a day into the start of new insurance coverage purchased through Minnesota's health insurance marketplace for more than 50,000 people. But if you were expecting lines outside hospitals like people waiting for the next "Star Wars" flick, they haven't materialized. Read More...

Suit Filed By Abuse Victim Against St. Cloud Diocese

Suit Filed By Abuse Victim Against St. Cloud Diocese

Jan 2, 2014 at 2:02 pm

WAITE PARK, Minn. (KNSI) - The St. Cloud Diocese and Bishop Donald Kettler has been given a message by a survivor of priest sexual abuse - release your list of 26 known offenders and protect your community. Read More...

Warning issued about ND, MT Oil

Warning issued about ND, MT Oil

Jan 2, 2014 at 1:01 pm

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Following a string of explosive accidents, federal officials say crude oil being shipped by rail from the Northern Plains across the U.S. and Canada may be more flammable than traditional forms of oil. Read More...

St. Louis County attorney: Abuse must be reported

St. Louis County attorney: Abuse must be reported

Jan 2, 2014 at 1:01 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The lead prosecutor in St. Louis County says the Diocese of Duluth should have gone to police immediately after learning a priest was accused of sexually abusing a child. Read More...

Lommel fundraiser this Sunday

Lommel fundraiser this Sunday

Jan 2, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A benefit fundraiser is being held this weekend for the Minnesota-Duluth college student from St. Cloud who nearly died after spending a night outside in subzero weather last month. Read More...

Three fire victims still critical

Three fire victims still critical

Jan 2, 2014 at 9:09 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — At least three of the 14 people injured in an explosion and fire at a Minneapolis building remain hospitalized in critical condition. Read More...

North Branch may return to five day school week

North Branch may return to five day school week

Jan 2, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — One of the nine rural Minnesota school districts with a four-day school week is considering going back to five-day weeks. Read More...

Sauk Rapids man rolls pickup

Sauk Rapids man rolls pickup

Jan 2, 2014 at 9:09 am

LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (KNSI) The State Patrol says a Sauk Rapids man was injured Wednesday night in a rollover crash on Highway 371 north of Little Falls. Read More...

Million dollar ticket sold in Stearns County

Million dollar ticket sold in Stearns County

Jan 2, 2014 at 8:08 am

ROSEVILLE, Minn. (KNSI) Minnesota State Lottery officials say one of the Minnesota Millionaire Raffle tickets worth one-million dollars was sold in Stearns County. Another million dollar-winning ticket sold in Beltrami County. The winning ticket numbers are 077692 and 566227. Read More...

Man describes escaping from fire

Man describes escaping from fire

Jan 2, 2014 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minneapolis man who is among 14 people injured in an explosion and fire describes his frightening escape from the burning building. Read More...

Tracks reopen following fiery derailment

Tracks reopen following fiery derailment

Jan 2, 2014 at 6:06 am

CASSELTON, N.D. (AP) — BNSF Railway has reopened the two lines at Casselton that were shut down Monday when a crude oil-carrying train derailed and caught fire. Read More...

Hodges replaces Rybak today

Hodges replaces Rybak today

Jan 2, 2014 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The change in leaders at Minneapolis city hall is at hand. Read More...

Fourteen injured in apartment fire

Fourteen injured in apartment fire

Jan 2, 2014 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities say more than a dozen people were taken to hospitals after a fire engulfed several apartments near downtown Minneapolis. Read More...

Ruling could mean more solar power

Ruling could mean more solar power

Jan 1, 2014 at 5:05 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A judge's recent ruling means Minnesota could see a major expansion in the use of solar power over natural gas. Read More...

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