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UPDATE: Name of killed bicyclist released

UPDATE: Name of killed bicyclist released

Oct 11, 2013 at 1:01 pm

BRAINERD, Minn. (AP) - The Minnesota State Patrol says the driver who struck and killed a bicyclist in Cass County apparently had been drinking. Read More...

Audio: Fall colors at peak

Audio: Fall colors at peak

Oct 11, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) If you enjoy looking at Minnesota's fall colors, this weekend would be prime time for viewing. Read More...

AUDIO: Layoff letters not going out

AUDIO: Layoff letters not going out

Oct 11, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Earlier this week, Stearns County government issued a news release saying layoff letters would go out this week to county employees impacted by the federal government shutdown. Read More...

Bicyclist killed in Cass County

Bicyclist killed in Cass County

Oct 11, 2013 at 8:08 am

BRAINERD, Minn. (KNSI) A bicyclist was killed Thursday when they collided with a car on Gull Lake Drive near Brainerd. Read More...

Send off ceremony for soldiers

Send off ceremony for soldiers

Oct 11, 2013 at 8:08 am

CHISHOLM, Minn. (KNSI) More than 140 soldiers with the Minnesota National Guard's 114th Transportation Company are being deployed to Afghanistan. Read More...

Teen being sentenced for prostituting minor

Teen being sentenced for prostituting minor

Oct 11, 2013 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A former suburban Minneapolis high school cheerleader is facing sentencing for persuading a younger squad member to sell herself for sex, then pocketing the money. Read More...

Heavy rains follow Dakotas blizzard

Heavy rains follow Dakotas blizzard

Oct 11, 2013 at 6:06 am

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) Residents of western South Dakota and southwestern North Dakota are bracing for heavy rain and strong winds a week after a major early fall blizzard. Read More...

Year in jail for driver of fatal crash

Year in jail for driver of fatal crash

Oct 11, 2013 at 5:05 am

EAST BETHEL, Minn. (AP) A woman who drove drunk and killed two people on a motorcycle in Anoka County has been sentenced to a year in jail. Read More...

Minnesota to offer new license plate

Minnesota to offer new license plate

Oct 11, 2013 at 5:05 am

MADELIA, Minn. (KNSI) At the community celebration banquet for the Minnesota pheasant hunt opener tonight, Gov. Mark Dayton and DNR Commissioner Tom Landwehr will unveil a new critical habitat license plate design of a ring-necked pheasant. Read More...

Madelia hosting pheasant opener

Madelia hosting pheasant opener

Oct 11, 2013 at 5:05 am

MADELIA, Minn. (AP) The festivities begin Friday as the south-central Minnesota city of Madelia hosts the third annual Governor's Pheasant Hunting Opener. Read More...

Kill takes leave of absence

Kill takes leave of absence

Oct 11, 2013 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Minnesota coach Jerry Kill has taken an open-ended leave of absence from the team to focus on treatment and management of his epilepsy. Read More...

Randall man dies in ATV accident

Randall man dies in ATV accident

Oct 11, 2013 at 4:04 am

RANDALL, Minn. (KNSI) A Randall man who was injured in an ATV accident in Morrison County this week has died from his injuries. Read More...

Dayton reviewing parks offer

Dayton reviewing parks offer

Oct 11, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota officials say they'll review an offer from the Obama administration to let states use their own money to reopen national parks that have been closed by the federal government shutdown. Read More...

Large oIl spill in North Dakota

Large oIl spill in North Dakota

Oct 10, 2013 at 11:11 am

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) The state Department of Health says an oil pipeline owned by Tesoro spewed 20,600 barrels of crude oil in a wheat field in northwestern North Dakota. Read More...

Firms vie to underwrite stadium

Firms vie to underwrite stadium

Oct 10, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Twenty-two financial institutions have applied to help underwrite the $498 million taxpayer share of the new Minnesota Vikings stadium. Read More...

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