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Southern Minnesota police chief fired

Southern Minnesota police chief fired

Nov 6, 2013 at 6:06 am

BROWNSDALE, Minn. (AP) — A southern Minnesota police chief has lost his job after being charged with felony sexual misconduct. Read More...

Panel to revisit gun issue

Panel to revisit gun issue

Nov 6, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — An advisory committee on Minnesota Capitol security is preparing recommendations that could include a new notification process for handgun permit holders who want to bring firearms into the building. Read More...

Hodges leads race to succeed Rybak

Hodges leads race to succeed Rybak

Nov 6, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minneapolis City Council member Betsy Hodges is the early leader in the race to be the next mayor of Minnesota's largest city. Read More...

Heavy snow falls in southwest Minnesota

Heavy snow falls in southwest Minnesota

Nov 6, 2013 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesotans are getting a sneak peek at winter. Read More...

Red Wing Pottery, iconic brand, faces closure

Red Wing Pottery, iconic brand, faces closure

Nov 5, 2013 at 12:12 pm

RED WING, Minn. (AP) - Red Wing Pottery, an institution in the Mississippi River town since the 1860s, is facing sale or closure as it struggles to compete with bigger retailers. Read More...

SUV crash sends Mpls. bus crashing into house

SUV crash sends Mpls. bus crashing into house

Nov 5, 2013 at 12:12 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minneapolis police say an SUV ran a red light and slammed into a school bus, causing the nearly empty bus to spin out and smash into a house. The only reports of injuries were to two people in the SUV. Read More...

Xcel Energy files for rate hike

Xcel Energy files for rate hike

Nov 5, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Xcel Energy is seeking permission to raise Minnesota electricity rates by 4.6 percent next year and 5.6 percent the year after. Read More...

Rockford man killed in ATV crash

Rockford man killed in ATV crash

Nov 5, 2013 at 9:09 am

ROCKFORD, Minn. (KNSI) The Wright County Sheriff's Office says a Rockford man was killed in an ATV crash Monday. Read More...

AUDIO: MnDOT ready for winter

AUDIO: MnDOT ready for winter

Nov 5, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A storm system could bring several inches of snow to southern Minnesota Tuesday night. Read More...

Wildcat Sanctuary under investigation

Wildcat Sanctuary under investigation

Nov 5, 2013 at 6:06 am

SANDSTONE, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota attorney general's office is looking into complaints about The Wildcat Sanctuary in Sandstone. Read More...

More protests over Redskins nickname

More protests over Redskins nickname

Nov 5, 2013 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Six members of the Minneapolis City Council have joined those calling on the Washington Redskins to change their name. Read More...

Rybak replacement being chosen

Rybak replacement being chosen

Nov 5, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — There are 35 candidates on the ballot for Minneapolis mayor. Read More...

Corn harvest catches up

Corn harvest catches up

Nov 5, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's corn harvest is now ahead of the five-year average for the first time this season. Read More...

Sugar payments down in 2013

Sugar payments down in 2013

Nov 5, 2013 at 4:04 am

MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — Low sugar prices are cutting into payments to farmers at American Crystal Sugar Co. Read More...

Hunting is big business in Minnesota

Hunting is big business in Minnesota

Nov 4, 2013 at 4:04 pm

LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Hunting is big business in Minnesota, with nearly 500,000 people expected to head into the woods this year. Read More...

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