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Minnesota Somali actors in Hanks film

Minnesota Somali actors in Hanks film

Oct 10, 2013 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Four amateur Somali actors from Minnesota are playing major roles in a new Tom Hanks movie opening this weekend. Read More...

State shuts down debt collection agencies

State shuts down debt collection agencies

Oct 10, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State regulators have accused the owner of two Twin Cities collection agencies of using his clients' money for "personal extravagances" and of operating without a license. Read More...

AUDIO: Federal lands closed to pheasant hunters

AUDIO: Federal lands closed to pheasant hunters

Oct 10, 2013 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota pheasant hunters will find less land available when the season opens Saturday. Read More...

Sweep leads to gang arrests

Sweep leads to gang arrests

Oct 10, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Police say a sweep has led to the arrest of nearly 30 alleged gang members described as among the most violent in St. Paul. Read More...

MnSure fixes major glitches

MnSure fixes major glitches

Oct 10, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Officials with Minnesota's new online health insurance marketplace say major glitches with the website have been fixed. Read More...

Target lays off 150 workers

Target lays off 150 workers

Oct 9, 2013 at 5:05 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Target Corp. has laid off about 150 of its 15,000 Twin Cities corporate employees. Read More...

Randall man injured in ATV crash

Randall man injured in ATV crash

Oct 9, 2013 at 5:05 pm

RANDALL, Minn. (KNSI) A Randall man was seriously injured in an ATV accident in Morrison County on Wednesday. Read More...

Lawmakers try for handle on synthetic drugs

Lawmakers try for handle on synthetic drugs

Oct 9, 2013 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL (AP) - Minnesota state legislators are struggling with how to craft new laws that would effectively combat the growing use of synthetic drugs. Read More...

KNSI Adds Dan Terhaar to On-Air Talent Roster

KNSI Adds Dan Terhaar to On-Air Talent Roster

Oct 9, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) – Leighton Enterprises and AM 1450/FM 103.3, KNSI, are pleased to announce the hiring of Dan Terhaar, as the new voice of St. Cloud State Husky hockey play-by-play and a morning host. Read More...

More information expected on church task force

More information expected on church task force

Oct 9, 2013 at 1:01 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The head of a task force that will review issues related to clergy sexual misconduct in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis is expected to announce more details about the group. Read More...

Man electrocuted after climbing utility pole

Man electrocuted after climbing utility pole

Oct 9, 2013 at 1:01 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A 24-year-old Plymouth man who climbed an electric utility pole near the University of Minnesota is hospitalized in critical condition after he came into contact with live wires. Read More...

2 found dead in Rosemount apartment

2 found dead in Rosemount apartment

Oct 9, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ROSEMOUNT, Minn. (AP) — Rosemount police say two people have been found dead in an apartment, and that the community is not at risk. Read More...

MN prepares for electronic voting roster test

MN prepares for electronic voting roster test

Oct 9, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota election officials steering a pilot project that brings more technology into polling places are getting wide-ranging estimates of the cost to use electronic poll-books on a broader scale. Read More...

Stowaway's dad requested help for problem son

Stowaway's dad requested help for problem son

Oct 9, 2013 at 1:01 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The father of a 9-year-old boy who evaded security to stow away on a flight from Minneapolis to Las Vegas says he's been frustrated in his efforts to get help for the troubled boy. Read More...

Rod Grams dies of cancer at age 65

Rod Grams dies of cancer at age 65

Oct 9, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Rod Grams, a former Twin Cities anchorman who went on to serve as a Republican U.S. senator from Minnesota, has died at age 65. Read More...

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