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Festival of Lights tonight

Festival of Lights tonight

Dec 6, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud Hospital is hosting its 24th annual Festival of Lights tonight from 6 to 8 pm in front of the hospital. Read More...

Franken sponsors anti-stalking bill

Franken sponsors anti-stalking bill

Dec 6, 2012 at 6:06 am

WASHINGTON, D.C. (KNSI) Minnesota Senator Al Franken will bring legislation to protect consumers' privacy and prevent stalking before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee for debate today. Read More...

Stadium gambling revenue slow

Stadium gambling revenue slow

Dec 6, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) Gambling revenues intended to help pay the state's share of a new Minnesota Vikings stadium are coming in slower than expected. Read More...

Dayton to push for higher taxes

Dayton to push for higher taxes

Dec 5, 2012 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) Gov. Mark Dayton says it's "very likely" he will push again for higher state income taxes on the state's wealthiest residents next year. Read More...

Two year-old boy shot and killed

Two year-old boy shot and killed

Dec 5, 2012 at 2:02 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (KNSI) Minneapolis police say a boy playing with a gun apparently shot and killed a 2-year-old boy. Read More...

EPA sued over Sherco emissions

EPA sued over Sherco emissions

Dec 5, 2012 at 12:12 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (KNSI) Clean air advocates are suing the Environmental Protection Agency, seeking an order to require the EPA to mandate that Xcel Energy install the best available technology to reduce emissions at Minnesota's biggest power plant. Read More...

3,200 attend Decker funeral

3,200 attend Decker funeral

Dec 5, 2012 at 12:12 pm

COLLEGEVILLE, Minn. (KNSI) State officials estimate several thousand people attended a funeral service for slain Cold Spring police officer Tom Decker. Read More...

St. Cloud PD investigates armed robbery

St. Cloud PD investigates armed robbery

Dec 5, 2012 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud police are investigating a report of a man being robbed at gunpoint. Read More...

Minnesota faces $1.1 billion deficit

Minnesota faces $1.1 billion deficit

Dec 5, 2012 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) Minnesota faces a budget shortfall of $1.1 billion for the next two years as Democrats prepare to take over the Legislature next month. Read More...

Squad car crash kills one

Squad car crash kills one

Dec 5, 2012 at 7:07 am

MINNETONKA, Minn. (KNSI) A police officer on an emergency call broadsided a vehicle at a Minnetonka intersection and killed one person. Read More...

Arrest warrant issued for former utility executive

Arrest warrant issued for former utility executive

Dec 5, 2012 at 7:07 am

DULUTH, Minn. (KNSI) A judge has issued an arrest warrant for a former Minnesota Power executive who has repeatedly missed court appearances on charges of stealing from the utility company. Read More...

Bemidji man killed in plane crash

Bemidji man killed in plane crash

Dec 5, 2012 at 7:07 am

BEMIDJI, Minn. (KNSI) A longtime business partner says the pilot killed in a plane crash in Illinois was the president of Bemidji Aviation Services in Minnesota. Read More...

Wolters sits in loss to Gophers

Wolters sits in loss to Gophers

Dec 5, 2012 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (KNSI) Andre Hollins scored 20 of his 22 points before halftime, and No. 14 Minnesota breezed to an 88-64 victory on Tuesday over a South Dakota State team missing point guard Nate Wolters. Read More...

Howard, Shved lead Wolves over 76ers

Howard, Shved lead Wolves over 76ers

Dec 5, 2012 at 7:07 am

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (KNSI) Josh Howard had 16 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 105-88 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night. Read More...

Recount results certified

Recount results certified

Dec 5, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) Representative Mary Franson of Alexandria will serve a second term in the Minnesota House. Read More...

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