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Cook County attorney charged with sex misconduct

Cook County attorney charged with sex misconduct

Oct 31, 2013 at 1:01 pm

GRAND MARAIS, Minn. (AP) — The lead prosecutor in Cook County is being charged with sexual misconduct for an alleged inappropriate relationship with a 17-year-old girl. Read More...

Knoblach suing Dayton, Minnesota

Knoblach suing Dayton, Minnesota

Oct 31, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A former St. Cloud Republican lawmaker is suing Gov. Mark Dayton and the state of Minnesota trying to block the construction of a new office building for the state Senate. Read More...

Wilfs argue anti-wealth bias in Jersey case

Wilfs argue anti-wealth bias in Jersey case

Oct 31, 2013 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf is fighting efforts to make his family reveal its net worth in a court proceeding, saying an "anti-wealth bias" is at play. Read More...

Authorities crack ID theft ring

Authorities crack ID theft ring

Oct 31, 2013 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Federal prosecutors in Minnesota are wrapping up cases against members of an identity theft ring that spanned 14 states. Read More...

Numbers are in on Click It or Ticket campaign

Numbers are in on Click It or Ticket campaign

Oct 31, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Law enforcement agencies across Minnesota have cited nearly 8,300 people during a two-week crackdown on those who fail to wear seat belts. Read More...

AUDIO: Halloween safety tips

AUDIO: Halloween safety tips

Oct 31, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Halloween is a fun night for the kids, but it can also be a dangerous night if certain precautions aren't taken. Read More...

Knoblach to announce lawsuit

Knoblach to announce lawsuit

Oct 31, 2013 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Former St. Cloud Representative Jim Knoblach is back in the news today. Knoblach is holding a 9:30 am news conference on Thursday to announce the filing of a lawsuit that seeks a court injunction to prevent the design and construction of a new Senate Office Building just north of the State Capitol. Read More...

Richmond man injured in rollover

Richmond man injured in rollover

Oct 31, 2013 at 4:04 am

PAYNESVILLE, Minn. (KNSI) The State Patrol says a Richmond man was injured Wednesday morning in a rollover on westbound Highway 23 at the intersection of Highway 55. Read More...

Man charged with dragging army recruiter

Man charged with dragging army recruiter

Oct 31, 2013 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A Minneapolis man accused of dragging a U.S. Army recruiter with his SUV is facing more serious charges. Read More...

State Fair making changes

State Fair making changes

Oct 31, 2013 at 4:04 am

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) Minnesota State Fair officials have unveiled a $15 million project to replace its aging Heritage Square attraction. Read More...

Dense Fog Advisory posted

Dense Fog Advisory posted

Oct 31, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The National Weather Service has posted a Dense Fog Advisory for the St. CLoud area through 10:00 am Thursday. Read More...

Fraternity, Community Members 'Shave for the Cure'

Fraternity, Community Members 'Shave for the Cure'

Oct 30, 2013 at 8:08 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - The Atwood Memorial Center at St. Cloud State University was aglow with pink lights, and the stage was filled with barber chairs on Wednesday night. The occasion? The first annual "Shave for the Cure" fundraiser for breast cancer research. Read More...

Prosecutor won't hear plea in double killing

Prosecutor won't hear plea in double killing

Oct 30, 2013 at 2:02 pm

GRANITE FALLS, Minn. (AP) - Prosecutors have refused to hear a Minnesota man's offer to plead guilty in the shooting deaths of his ex-girlfriend and another man. Read More...

Lottery's e-tickets unnerve some lawmakers

Lottery's e-tickets unnerve some lawmakers

Oct 30, 2013 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Lottery is gradually expanding its offerings to sell more of its tickets online or at gas pumps and ATMs. Some state legislators are nervous about the push. Read More...

Health exchange expands offerings in SE Minn.

Health exchange expands offerings in SE Minn.

Oct 30, 2013 at 2:02 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - People in southeast Minnesota who hope to use the state's new insurance exchange to get coverage will soon have more coverage options. Read More...

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