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More than 100,000 request absentee ballots

More than 100,000 request absentee ballots

Oct 12, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - State officials say more than 100,000 Minnesotans have requested absentee ballots for the upcoming November election. Read More...

Minnesota lawsuit may be 1st from meningitis outbreak

Minnesota lawsuit may be 1st from meningitis outbreak

Oct 12, 2012 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A Minnesota woman who may have received tainted steroid injections blamed for the nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak is suing the drug seller, though she hasn't been diagnosed with the rare illness. Read More...

Minnesota projected to harvest record corn crop

Minnesota projected to harvest record corn crop

Oct 12, 2012 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Despite the drought that parched the rest of the country, 2012 is shaping up as a pleasant surprise for many Minnesota farmers. Read More...

Daugaard will not stop executions

Daugaard will not stop executions

Oct 12, 2012 at 6:06 am

PIERRE, SD (KNSI) South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard says he does not plan to intervene in the upcoming executions of two men. Read More...

Double murder suspect appears in court

Double murder suspect appears in court

Oct 12, 2012 at 6:06 am

WINONA, Minn. (KNSI) Bail is set at $10 million for a Minnesota man charged with killing a father and son at their La Crosse, Wisconsin photography store. Read More...

SCSU hockey opener tonight

SCSU hockey opener tonight

Oct 12, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) National Hockey League players are idled due to a contract dispute with owners--but the college game goes on. Read More...

Storms possible Saturday

Storms possible Saturday

Oct 12, 2012 at 6:06 am

Norman, Okla. (KNSI) Eyes to the skies could be wise this weekend as a storm is expected to develop in the middle of the country. Read More...

Boy Scout food drive this weekend

Boy Scout food drive this weekend

Oct 12, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud area Boy Scouts will be taking part in a food drive tomorrow. Read More...

Dayton to Marshall for pheasant hunt

Dayton to Marshall for pheasant hunt

Oct 12, 2012 at 6:06 am

MARSHALL, Minn. (KNSI) Governor Mark Dayton heads to Marshall today for the second annual Governor's Pheasant Hunting Opener. Dayton started the Governor's Pheasant Opener last year in Montevideo. Read More...

Two injured in school bus accident

Two injured in school bus accident

Oct 12, 2012 at 6:06 am

FOLEY, Minn. (KNSI) The State Patrol says two people had minor injuries when a school bus and pickup truck collided in Benton County. Read More...

Grass fire burns 240 acres

Grass fire burns 240 acres

Oct 12, 2012 at 6:06 am

BELGRADE, Minn. (KNSI) Fire departments from Paynesville, Lake Henry, New London and Belgrade fought a large grass fire on the Stearns-Kandiyohi County line Thursday. Read More...

Seventh person dies in workplace shooting

Seventh person dies in workplace shooting

Oct 11, 2012 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (KNSI) Family members of a man shot and wounded in Minnesota's deadliest workplace shooting say he has died of his injuries. Read More...

County Property Auction this Weekend

County Property Auction this Weekend

Oct 11, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - Stearns County is holding another surplus property auction this weekend. Read More...

Sartell Looking to Fill Commission Spots

Sartell Looking to Fill Commission Spots

Oct 11, 2012 at 7:07 am

SARTELL, MN (KNSI) - The city of Sartell is looking for volunteers to fill positions on several commissions. Read More...

Klobuchar: national debt would be '13 priority

Klobuchar: national debt would be '13 priority

Oct 11, 2012 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar has kept a commanding lead in her reelection bid even though she serves in one of the most disliked and least accomplished congresses of recent years. Read More...

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