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Governor candidates debate in Rochester

Governor candidates debate in Rochester

Oct 2, 2014 at 4:04 am

ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — The strength of Minnesota's economy put Democratic Governor Mark Dayton and Republican nominee Jeff Johnson at odds in an opening debate that also saw skirmishes over health care and transportation. Read More...

Transgender policy draws mixed response

Transgender policy draws mixed response

Oct 2, 2014 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Supporters and opponents of proposed guidelines for transgender student-athletes to participate in high school sports in Minnesota are appealing to officials ahead of a vote on the proposal. Read More...

Dassel man critically injured

Dassel man critically injured

Oct 1, 2014 at 3:03 pm

BUFFALO, Minn. (KNSI) A Dassel man was critically injured early this (Wednesday) morning after possibly falling from a railroad bridge. Read More...

Minnesota prepares for Ebola virus

Minnesota prepares for Ebola virus

Oct 1, 2014 at 3:03 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — State health officials say there's no indication that a man who was diagnosed with Ebola in Texas had contact with anyone in Minnesota. Read More...

Large harvest creates issues

Large harvest creates issues

Oct 1, 2014 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota farmers are facing several challenges in shipping and storing what's expected to be the state's second largest corn crop in history. Read More...

Franken, McFadden clash on health care

Franken, McFadden clash on health care

Oct 1, 2014 at 2:02 pm

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Democratic Sen. Al Franken and his Republican challenger Mike McFadden (pictured ) spent their first debate clashing over how to address problems in President Barack Obama's health care law and mining on Minnesota's Iron Range. Read More...

State identifies 155 struggling schools

State identifies 155 struggling schools

Oct 1, 2014 at 1:01 pm

The Minnesota Department of Education has identified dozens of schools that accept federal poverty aid and aren't doing enough to close the achievement gap between white and minority students or are lacking in overall academic achievement. Read More...

GOP says MNsure rate increase deceptive

GOP says MNsure rate increase deceptive

Oct 1, 2014 at 1:01 pm

Minnesota Republicans say a 4.5 percent average rate increase for people buying insurance through the state health exchange is deceptive. Read More...

St. Cloud police warn of scam

St. Cloud police warn of scam

Oct 1, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud police are investigating what they're calling a possible scam with an intent to burglarize a home. Read More...

Waite Park man injured in rollover

Waite Park man injured in rollover

Oct 1, 2014 at 10:10 am

BARNESVILLE, Minn. (KNSI) The driver of a cattle truck sustained serious injuries in a semi rollover off Interstate 94 in Clay County this (Wednesday) morning. Read More...

AUDIO: Flu shot clinics at St. Cloud VA

AUDIO: Flu shot clinics at St. Cloud VA

Oct 1, 2014 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) With the influenza season approaching, the St. Cloud VA Health Care System is holding a two day flu shot clinic for veterans today and tomorrow. Read More...

School board candidate forum is tonight

School board candidate forum is tonight

Oct 1, 2014 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The League of Women Voters of the St. Cloud Area will be holding a number of candidate forums this month. Read More...

General Mills cutting up to 800 jobs

General Mills cutting up to 800 jobs

Oct 1, 2014 at 7:07 am

GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. (AP) — General Mills Inc. plans to eliminate 700 to 800 jobs as part of its cost-cutting plan to fight declining sales. Read More...

Transgender policy draws big response

Transgender policy draws big response

Oct 1, 2014 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A proposed policy that deals with transgender student-athletes in high school sports in Minnesota is generating a heavy response from those on both sides of the issue. Read More...

Twins interviewing Molitor today

Twins interviewing Molitor today

Oct 1, 2014 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (KNSI) The Minnesota Twins are interviewing Hall of Famer Paul Molitor about their managerial vacancy today. Read More...

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