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Mountain lion near elementary school

Mountain lion near elementary school

Nov 7, 2013 at 6:06 am

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota wildlife officials have confirmed the presence of a mountain lion near an elementary school in south Bismarck, though the big cat might have already moved on. Read More...

Obama meeting with tribal leaders

Obama meeting with tribal leaders

Nov 7, 2013 at 6:06 am

WASHINGTON (AP) — Native Americans from around the country plan to meet with President Barack Obama next week. Read More...

Dayton discussing student test scores

Dayton discussing student test scores

Nov 7, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton is making his first public appearance after a recent medical procedure, to discuss the performance of Minnesota students on national test scores. Read More...

Hodges still leads mayoral race

Hodges still leads mayoral race

Nov 7, 2013 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — More rounds of vote counting are underway at Minneapolis City Hall as the state's largest city looks to elect a new mayor. Read More...

MnSure sign ups nearly triple

MnSure sign ups nearly triple

Nov 6, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Almost 11,000 people have signed up for insurance through Minnesota's online exchange in its first month of operation. Read More...

Stadium cost refinement drags on

Stadium cost refinement drags on

Nov 6, 2013 at 5:05 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An official involved in the Minnesota Vikings stadium project says planners won't meet a goal of finalizing key elements of the financing by week's end. Read More...

Rural Pierz man crushed by truck

Rural Pierz man crushed by truck

Nov 6, 2013 at 5:05 pm

PIERZ, Minn. (KNSI) A rural Pierz man has died after being crushed by a pickup truck he was working on. Read More...

Bus driver fired for praying with kids

Bus driver fired for praying with kids

Nov 6, 2013 at 11:11 am

BURNSVILLE, Minn. (AP) — A pastor who worked as a bus driver for the Burnsville school district has lost his job for leading kids in Christian prayers on his bus. Read More...

AUDIO: New Bishop To Be Installed

AUDIO: New Bishop To Be Installed

Nov 6, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - The incoming bishop of the Catholic Diocese of St. Cloud will assume his new role this week. Read More...

Most districts approve tax levies

Most districts approve tax levies

Nov 6, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — At least two-thirds of property tax levies put forward by Minnesota school districts have won voter approval. Read More...

Van Rollover Injures 10

Van Rollover Injures 10

Nov 6, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - Officials believe ice to be the cause of a van rollover this morning, which injured 10 people. Read More...

Somali elected to Minneapolis City Council

Somali elected to Minneapolis City Council

Nov 6, 2013 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The first Somali has been elected to the Minneapolis City Council, making him the highest elected Somali in the country. Read More...

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...

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