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Tighter financial controls in Mayo bill

Tighter financial controls in Mayo bill

Feb 26, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A bill paving the way for a significant expansion of Rochester's Mayo Clinic has picked up more accountability features as it steams ahead. Read More...

Tax scam surfaces in Minnesota

Tax scam surfaces in Minnesota

Feb 26, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) State officials are warning of a scam by a group posing as the Minnesota Department of Revenue that uses claims of tax refunds as bait to obtain personal data. Read More...

Bail set in student sex case

Bail set in student sex case

Feb 26, 2013 at 4:04 pm

FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) A former teacher at a Faribault prep school has appeared in a Minnesota court, more than four months after he was charged with sexual misconduct involving students. Read More...

State Moves to Halt Mining Plans

State Moves to Halt Mining Plans

Feb 26, 2013 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - State senators are leaning toward halting new silica sand mines while the state studies the health and environmental costs of the booming industry. Read More...

Bar Owner Pleads Guilty

Bar Owner Pleads Guilty

Feb 26, 2013 at 2:02 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - A Farming bar owner has pleaded guilty to 9 felony charges today in Stearns County Court. Read More...

Jesson Talks Health Care in St. Cloud

Jesson Talks Health Care in St. Cloud

Feb 26, 2013 at 2:02 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - Some big changes coming for healthcare according to the latest budget proposal, and Minnesota's Human Services Commissioner Lucinda Jesson was in St. Cloud today to hear from area professionals on the subject. Read More...

Best Buy slashing 400 Minnesota jobs

Best Buy slashing 400 Minnesota jobs

Feb 26, 2013 at 11:11 am

RICHFIELD, Minn. (AP) Best Buy is eliminating 400 jobs at its headquarters in Richfield. Read More...

Violation in raw milk case?

Violation in raw milk case?

Feb 26, 2013 at 11:11 am

GAYLORD, Minn. (AP) A Minnesota farmer is accused of violating his probation by selling unpasteurized milk. Read More...

Nine apply for Albany chief's job

Nine apply for Albany chief's job

Feb 26, 2013 at 10:10 am

ALBANY, Minn. (KNSI) Nine candidates have applied to become the next police chief in Albany. Read More...

SMSU names new president

SMSU names new president

Feb 26, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) Southwest Minnesota State University has a new president. Read More...

Former inmate sues over care

Former inmate sues over care

Feb 26, 2013 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A former jail inmate is suing Hennepin County, saying it failed to provide adequate mental health care while he was incarcerated. Read More...

Sartell council approves pay hikes

Sartell council approves pay hikes

Feb 26, 2013 at 6:06 am

SARTELL,, Minn. (KNSI) Department heads working for the city of Sartell are about to get fatter paychecks. Read More...

Pederson's photo cop bill rejected

Pederson's photo cop bill rejected

Feb 26, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A Minnesota Senate committee has rejected a proposal to install cameras at high-traffic intersections to catch red-light runners. Read More...

District 742 final interviews underway

District 742 final interviews underway

Feb 26, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Albert Lea Superintendent Michael Funk will spend the day meeting with St. Cloud School District staff as he interviews one last time for the job. Read More...

Glenwood woman killed on Highway 29

Glenwood woman killed on Highway 29

Feb 26, 2013 at 6:06 am

GLENWOOD, Minn. (KNSI) The State Patrol says a Glenwood woman was killed Monday morning in a crash on Minnesota Highway 29 north of Glenwood. Read More...

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