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Biden takes interest in gun debate

Biden takes interest in gun debate

Mar 19, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Vice President Joe Biden is taking an interest in Minnesota's gun law debate. Read More...

U loses on alcohol sales

U loses on alcohol sales

Mar 19, 2013 at 4:04 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) The University of Minnesota lost almost $16,000 last year on alcohol sales at football games, despite selling more than $900,000 worth of beer and wine. Read More...

Background Checking Causing Stir

Background Checking Causing Stir

Mar 19, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The prospect of requiring background checks for nearly all gun sales in Minnesota is at the center of a fiery debate at the Capitol. Read More...

Dayton talks school repayments

Dayton talks school repayments

Mar 19, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Gov. Mark Dayton is willing to wait rather than take action to quickly deliver $800 million in back pay to Minnesota schools. Read More...

Walleye limits tightened on Mille Lacs

Walleye limits tightened on Mille Lacs

Mar 19, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Anglers will be allowed to keep fewer walleyes when they fish Mille Lacs Lake this year. Read More...

Rochester feeling growing pains

Rochester feeling growing pains

Mar 19, 2013 at 10:10 am

ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) As the Mayo Clinic seeks state money to help with its expansion plans, Minnesota's third-largest city is feeling the strain from the rapid growth it has already seen. Read More...

Woman dies in Oakdale fire

Woman dies in Oakdale fire

Mar 19, 2013 at 10:10 am

OAKDALE, A suburban St. Paul woman has died in a fire at her townhouse. Read More...

Tax software problems solved

Tax software problems solved

Mar 19, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Department of Revenue says problems have been addressed with electronic tax filing services that caused delayed state tax returns for some people. Read More...

Lawmakers hear from forestry industry

Lawmakers hear from forestry industry

Mar 19, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Representatives of the forestry industry in Minnesota want to make sure legislators know the importance of their contributions to the state economy. Read More...

Glenwood area crash victims identified

Glenwood area crash victims identified

Mar 19, 2013 at 7:07 am

GLENWOOD, Minn. (KNSI) The State Patrol has released the names of four people injured in a head-on crash north of Glenwood on Sunday night. Read More...

School bus accident injures two

School bus accident injures two

Mar 19, 2013 at 7:07 am

PLYMOUTH, Minn. (AP) Two Wayzata High School students who were jogging were struck and injured by a school bus outside an elementary school in Plymouth. Read More...

Decker honor included in omnibus bill

Decker honor included in omnibus bill

Mar 19, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) More protections for bicyclists, a relocated roadside rest stop and a highway named to honor a police officer killed in the line of duty are among the proposals included in an omnibus transportation policy bill the Minnesota House Transportation Policy Committee approved late last week. Read More...

Pogemiller to talk higher ed funding

Pogemiller to talk higher ed funding

Mar 19, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The Director of the Minnesota Office of Higher Education will be in St. Cloud Tuesday to discuss Governor Dayton's budget recommendations for higher education with students. Read More...

E-Bingo to fund stadium construction

E-Bingo to fund stadium construction

Mar 19, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Gambling Control Board has approved electronic bingo to help pay for the state's share of the Minnesota Vikings' new $975 million stadium. Read More...

Winter Weather Advisory until 10 am

Winter Weather Advisory until 10 am

Mar 19, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The St. Cloud area remains in a Winter Weather Advisory until ten o'clock Tuesday morning due to blowing snow and sub-zero wind chills. Read More...

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