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Coldspring Clears Zoning Board 5-2

Coldspring Clears Zoning Board 5-2

Dec 17, 2013 at 11:11 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - After three hours of presentations, public testimony and discussion, Coldspring's permit for an expansion in southwest St. Cloud cleared the Zoning Board of Appeals. Read More...

Soldiers help D.C. crash victim

Soldiers help D.C. crash victim

Dec 17, 2013 at 5:05 pm

WASHINGTON (AP) —Seven North Dakota National Guard soldiers on duty in Washington used their skills to help a woman injured in a crash. Read More...

State Fair ice rink closing

State Fair ice rink closing

Dec 17, 2013 at 4:04 pm

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota State Fair officials say the ice rink on the fairgrounds will close for good after this season. Read More...

man gets life in murder of pregnant wife

man gets life in murder of pregnant wife

Dec 17, 2013 at 3:03 pm

HASTINGS, Minn. (AP) - An Apple Valley man has been sentenced to two consecutive life terms for the murders of his pregnant wife and the fetus she was carrying. Read More...

Holland given two life prison terms

Holland given two life prison terms

Dec 17, 2013 at 2:02 pm

HASTINGS, Minn. (AP) — An Apple Valley man has been sentenced to two consecutive life terms for the murders of his pregnant wife and the fetus she was carrying. Read More...

Minnesota announces new trade offices

Minnesota announces new trade offices

Dec 17, 2013 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Brazil and South Korea will have an extra Minnesota presence starting next year. Read More...

Archbishop denies inappropriate touching

Archbishop denies inappropriate touching

Dec 17, 2013 at 12:12 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The head of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis is stepping aside from public ministry after an allegation that he touched an underage male. Read More...

Prior Lake Marine receives Silver Star

Prior Lake Marine receives Silver Star

Dec 17, 2013 at 12:12 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An ex-Marine from Prior Lake is receiving one of the military's top honors. Read More...

Man Arrested For Allegedly Punching Bouncer

Man Arrested For Allegedly Punching Bouncer

Dec 17, 2013 at 12:12 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - A St. Cloud man is in jail, and will not be allowed back in the Red Carpet, after allegedly punching one of the nightclub's bouncers in the face. Read More...

Mangun murder conviction stands

Mangun murder conviction stands

Dec 17, 2013 at 10:10 am

LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (KNSI) A Morrison County judge has denied a motion for a new trial for 30 year-old Keon "Bird" Mangun of Minneapolis. Read More...

Cokato woman injured in car-train accident

Cokato woman injured in car-train accident

Dec 17, 2013 at 9:09 am

COKATO, Minn. (KNSI) A Cokato woman was injured in a car-train accident in Wright County Monday. Read More...

AUDIO: Abe getting a makeover

AUDIO: Abe getting a makeover

Dec 17, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The St. Cloud City Council last night approved spending about $30,000 to restore a statue of Abe Lincoln that sits at 54 Fourth Avenue North in the former Empire Park. Read More...

2.3 inches of snow in St. Cloud Monday

2.3 inches of snow in St. Cloud Monday

Dec 17, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud's December snow total inched up Monday. Read More...

AUDIO: Sartell talks all-day kindergarten

AUDIO: Sartell talks all-day kindergarten

Dec 17, 2013 at 8:08 am

SARTELL, Minn. (KNSI) Minnesota state government has placed a new emphasis on the importance of early childhood education, and Sartell Public Schools are getting an early start on discussing how to use that new funding. Read More...

SNAP cuts push more to food shelves

SNAP cuts push more to food shelves

Dec 17, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota's unemployment rate is at a six-year-low and the state budget is back in the black, but for many of the working poor, the economic rebound has yet to be felt. According to the new director of Minnesota FoodShare, Suzanne Shatila, the need at food shelves remains around record levels, and recent cuts to SNAP benefits have more people looking for help in feeding their families. Read More...

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