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Freshman lawmakers in training

Freshman lawmakers in training

Dec 16, 2014 at 10:10 am

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — The freshman legislators heading to St. Paul next month will be jumping into a complicated world with lots to learn about process and protocol. Read More...

AUDIO: Ziemer Lounge in the works

AUDIO: Ziemer Lounge in the works

Dec 16, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud State University hopes to remember and honor the legacy of Gladys Ziemer by building a new women's athletics lounge in her name. Read More...

Ventura suing book publisher

Ventura suing book publisher

Dec 16, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura is suing the publisher of the book that a federal jury said defamed him. Read More...

Gas leak at Minnesota fertilizer plant

Gas leak at Minnesota fertilizer plant

Dec 16, 2014 at 5:05 am

CLARKS GROVE, Minn. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after 9,000 gallons of a dangerous gas leaked at a fertilizer plant in southern Minnesota. Read More...

DNR turns to potash

DNR turns to potash

Dec 16, 2014 at 4:04 am

SHOREWOOD, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources hopes to deliver the killing blow to zebra mussels discovered in a small Minneapolis-area lake. Read More...

Trial date set for Ty Hoffman

Trial date set for Ty Hoffman

Dec 16, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Attorneys have failed to reach a plea deal for a Minneapolis man accused of fatally shooting his ex-boyfriend at a gas station and then becoming the subject of a monthlong manhunt. Read More...

Masked robbers hold up St. Paul bank

Masked robbers hold up St. Paul bank

Dec 15, 2014 at 5:05 pm

Authorities are searching for two masked robbers who held up a St. Paul bank and locked up employees before escaping in a pickup that they set on fire. Read More...

Suitcase taken in rest stop jewel heist found

Suitcase taken in rest stop jewel heist found

Dec 15, 2014 at 5:05 pm

Police have found a clue in the half-million-dollar jewelry heist at a rest stop in southeastern Minnesota earlier this month. Read More...

MNsure deadline postponed to Saturday

MNsure deadline postponed to Saturday

Dec 15, 2014 at 3:03 pm

Minnesota's health insurance exchange is moving the deadline to get coverage for the New Year back five days to 4:30 p.m. Saturday. Read More...

Ebola preparedness drill set for Thursday

Ebola preparedness drill set for Thursday

Dec 15, 2014 at 2:02 pm

Stearns County law enforcement, St. Cloud police and fire, emergency medical services and St. Cloud Hospital will conduct an Ebola preparedness drill on Thursday. Read More...

Prettner Solon considers running for Duluth mayor

Prettner Solon considers running for Duluth mayor

Dec 15, 2014 at 2:02 pm

Lieutenant Gov. Yvonne Prettner Solon is giving thought to a run for Duluth mayor as she leaves her post in Minnesota politics. Read More...

Hollywood Spotlight, Monday

Hollywood Spotlight, Monday

Dec 15, 2014 at 1:01 pm

Your daily dish right out of Hollywood! Read More...

Twins Winter Caravan details announced

Twins Winter Caravan details announced

Dec 15, 2014 at 1:01 pm

The Minnesota Twins announced today details for their 55th annual Twins Winter Caravan, which features more than 40 stops throughout from Jan. 12 through Jan. 22. Read More...

Female cops less cited in complaints

Female cops less cited in complaints

Dec 15, 2014 at 12:12 pm

Women's advocates in Minnesota and across the country say police departments could benefit from hiring more female officers. Read More...

2nd person charged in fatal bar attack

2nd person charged in fatal bar attack

Dec 15, 2014 at 12:12 pm

A second person has been charged in a fatal attack at a bar in New Hope. Read More...

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