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Duck hunters rescued from lake

Duck hunters rescued from lake

Nov 8, 2013 at 11:11 am

BUFFALO, Minn. (AP) - Three duck hunters in central Minnesota have been rescued after a conservation officer spotted them struggling in freezing water. Read More...

Montevideo seeks $3M to complete levee upgrade

Montevideo seeks $3M to complete levee upgrade

Nov 8, 2013 at 10:10 am

MONTEVIDEO, Minn. (AP) - Montevideo is seeking $3 million in state money to finish upgrading its levee system. Read More...

Minnesota opens its 2nd wolf season Saturday

Minnesota opens its 2nd wolf season Saturday

Nov 8, 2013 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minnesota opens it second wolf hunting season Saturday since the animals came off the endangered list. Read More...

Man Hurt in Single Car Crash

Man Hurt in Single Car Crash

Nov 8, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. JOSEPH, Minn. (KNSI) - A Richmond man was injured after driving off the road and rolling his car. Read More...

Dayton to Fergus Falls for Opener

Dayton to Fergus Falls for Opener

Nov 8, 2013 at 6:06 am

FERGUS FALLS, Minn. (KNSI) - Governor Mark Dayton will travel to Fergus Falls to host the 11th Annual Governor's Deer Hunting Opener Saturday. Read More...

Hodges elected mayor of Minneapolis

Hodges elected mayor of Minneapolis

Nov 8, 2013 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Betsy Hodges, a Democratic member of the Minneapolis City Council, has been elected as the mayor of Minnesota's largest city. Read More...

GOP gay marriage backer won't run again

GOP gay marriage backer won't run again

Nov 8, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Republican state representative who broke with most in her party to support legalizing gay marriage says she won't run for re-election next year. Read More...

Twin Cities archdiocese faces another sex lawsuit

Twin Cities archdiocese faces another sex lawsuit

Nov 8, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A new lawsuit alleges that officials in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis allowed a priest to continue working with children despite reports that he sexually abused children. Read More...

Minneapolis neighborhoods warned of vapor plume

Minneapolis neighborhoods warned of vapor plume

Nov 8, 2013 at 6:06 am

Residents of a southeast Minneapolis neighborhood are being warned about potentially harmful vapors. Read More...

Remains of MN woman finally identified

Remains of MN woman finally identified

Nov 8, 2013 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has made its first identification of previously unidentified remains as part of a statewide project. Read More...

Dayton, Rybak criticize Redskins' name

Dayton, Rybak criticize Redskins' name

Nov 7, 2013 at 3:03 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minnesota's governor and the mayor of Minneapolis both say the Washington Redskins should change the team's name. Read More...

Audit: numerous factors aided MNsure data breach

Audit: numerous factors aided MNsure data breach

Nov 7, 2013 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's legislative auditor says leaders of the state's new health insurance exchange could have done more to prevent the disclosure of Social Security numbers of about 1,600 insurance agents. Read More...

Dayton backs Clinton for president

Dayton backs Clinton for president

Nov 7, 2013 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is joining those urging former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton to try for the presidency in 2016. Read More...

SCSU, Viking Coca-Cola Ink Exclusive Deal

SCSU, Viking Coca-Cola Ink Exclusive Deal

Nov 7, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - St. Cloud State University has officially finalized a contract with Viking Coca-Cola for campus-wide pouring rights. Read More...

Protests before tonight's Vikings game

Protests before tonight's Vikings game

Nov 7, 2013 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — American Indian activists and others plan to demonstrate against the Washington Redskins' nickname ahead of the team's game against the Minnesota Vikings Thursday night. Read More...

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