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Heavy rains follow Dakotas blizzard

Heavy rains follow Dakotas blizzard

Oct 11, 2013 at 6:06 am

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) Residents of western South Dakota and southwestern North Dakota are bracing for heavy rain and strong winds a week after a major early fall blizzard. Read More...

Year in jail for driver of fatal crash

Year in jail for driver of fatal crash

Oct 11, 2013 at 5:05 am

EAST BETHEL, Minn. (AP) A woman who drove drunk and killed two people on a motorcycle in Anoka County has been sentenced to a year in jail. Read More...

Minnesota to offer new license plate

Minnesota to offer new license plate

Oct 11, 2013 at 5:05 am

MADELIA, Minn. (KNSI) At the community celebration banquet for the Minnesota pheasant hunt opener tonight, Gov. Mark Dayton and DNR Commissioner Tom Landwehr will unveil a new critical habitat license plate design of a ring-necked pheasant. Read More...

Madelia hosting pheasant opener

Madelia hosting pheasant opener

Oct 11, 2013 at 5:05 am

MADELIA, Minn. (AP) The festivities begin Friday as the south-central Minnesota city of Madelia hosts the third annual Governor's Pheasant Hunting Opener. Read More...

Kill takes leave of absence

Kill takes leave of absence

Oct 11, 2013 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Minnesota coach Jerry Kill has taken an open-ended leave of absence from the team to focus on treatment and management of his epilepsy. Read More...

Randall man dies in ATV accident

Randall man dies in ATV accident

Oct 11, 2013 at 4:04 am

RANDALL, Minn. (KNSI) A Randall man who was injured in an ATV accident in Morrison County this week has died from his injuries. Read More...

Dayton reviewing parks offer

Dayton reviewing parks offer

Oct 11, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota officials say they'll review an offer from the Obama administration to let states use their own money to reopen national parks that have been closed by the federal government shutdown. Read More...

Large oIl spill in North Dakota

Large oIl spill in North Dakota

Oct 10, 2013 at 11:11 am

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) The state Department of Health says an oil pipeline owned by Tesoro spewed 20,600 barrels of crude oil in a wheat field in northwestern North Dakota. Read More...

Firms vie to underwrite stadium

Firms vie to underwrite stadium

Oct 10, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Twenty-two financial institutions have applied to help underwrite the $498 million taxpayer share of the new Minnesota Vikings stadium. Read More...

Wolf symposium in Duluth

Wolf symposium in Duluth

Oct 10, 2013 at 11:11 am

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) Wolf experts from 19 nations are gathering in Duluth for a major symposium focused on the future of the animal and its interactions with people. Read More...

Fifteen arrested  in  cocaine case

Fifteen arrested in cocaine case

Oct 10, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The Central Minnesota Violent Offender Task Force says a five month investigation has led to the arrest of at least 15 people in the St. Cloud area on drug charges. Read More...

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...

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