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Walleye meeting draws large crowd

Walleye meeting draws large crowd

Feb 28, 2013 at 10:10 am

GARRISON, Minn. (KNSI) One of Minnesota's most popular fishing lakes is likely to see tight restrictions this summer to help its walleye population recover. Read More...

Minimum wage bill advances

Minimum wage bill advances

Feb 28, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A bill that would raise Minnesota's minimum wage to more than $10 an hour by 2015 is moving through the Legislature. Read More...

Budget deficit shrinks to $627M

Budget deficit shrinks to $627M

Feb 28, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota's projected budget deficit has shrunk to $627 million, which is down more than 40 percent from the last estimate. Read More...

Girl dies after crash with school bus

Girl dies after crash with school bus

Feb 28, 2013 at 7:07 am

ADAMS, Minn. (AP) A 16-year-old girl has died of injuries suffered when her car collided with a school bus in southern Minnesota. Read More...

Duluth suing over casino revenue

Duluth suing over casino revenue

Feb 28, 2013 at 7:07 am

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) Duluth is suing the National Indian Gaming Commission over the city's loss of revenue sharing payments from the Fond-du-Luth Casino. Read More...

Marty authors food labeling legislation

Marty authors food labeling legislation

Feb 28, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Sen. John Marty plans to introduce a bill Thursday requiring the labeling of genetically engineered food and seed sold in Minnesota. Read More...

Vote expected on minimum wage bill

Vote expected on minimum wage bill

Feb 28, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A House committee is set to vote on a bill that would raise Minnesota's minimum wage. Read More...

Committee considers earlier primary

Committee considers earlier primary

Feb 28, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A Minnesota House committee is hearing a bill that would shift Minnesota's primary election from August to June. Read More...

Budget forecast being released

Budget forecast being released

Feb 28, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Now the real Minnesota budget debate can commence. Read More...

Decker's badge number retired

Decker's badge number retired

Feb 28, 2013 at 6:06 am

COLD SPRING, Minn. (KNSI) The Cold Spring City Council has made certain that no one in that city's police department will ever wear badge number 6-4-0-2 again. Read More...

Snowy February in St. Cloud

Snowy February in St. Cloud

Feb 28, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) February will go into the weather record books as an above average snowfall month for St. Cloud. Read More...

Bill would fund I-494 expansion

Bill would fund I-494 expansion

Feb 28, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) Plymouth Mayor Kelli Slavik says traffic slowdowns and heavy congestion along a stretch of Interstate 494 through her northwest metro community are bad for business and frustrating for residents. Read More...

St. Paul woman was murder victim

St. Paul woman was murder victim

Feb 27, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ANOKA, Minn. (AP) Authorities say the death of a St. Paul woman whose body was found in a towed car is now a confirmed murder investigation. Read More...

Budget fight goes to airwaves

Budget fight goes to airwaves

Feb 27, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Five Democratic legislators are the targets of a new radio ad campaign by a Republican outside group seeking to pressure them on tax elements of Gov. Mark Dayton's budget. Read More...

Firearms supplier surrenders license

Firearms supplier surrenders license

Feb 27, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ALBERT LEA, Minn. (AP) A longtime firearms supplier in Albert Lea plans to surrender its federal firearms license. Read More...

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