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Fatal workplace accident near Renville

Fatal workplace accident near Renville

Feb 2, 2013 at 6:06 am

RENVILLE, Minn. (KNSI) The Renville County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal workplace accident. Read More...

Barshaw to undergo mental exam

Barshaw to undergo mental exam

Feb 2, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A judge has ordered a mental competency examination for a man charged in a Rockville murder in October. Read More...

Pierz man sentenced for attempted murder

Pierz man sentenced for attempted murder

Feb 2, 2013 at 6:06 am

LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (KNSI) A Pierz man has been sentenced to seven-and-a-half years in prison for trying to kill his wife by hitting her in the head with a board. Read More...

Letter critical of Obama nominee

Letter critical of Obama nominee

Feb 1, 2013 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A former head of the Minneapolis FBI office sent federal lawmakers a letter Thursday sharply criticizing President Barack Obama's nominee to lead the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. Read More...

Wind Chill Warning ends at noon

Wind Chill Warning ends at noon

Feb 1, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The National Weather Service says the Wind Chill Warning posted for the St. Cloud area and much of western Minnesota will expire at noon today. Read More...

Ellison extends speech invitation

Ellison extends speech invitation

Feb 1, 2013 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) The son of a Minneapolis business owner who was gunned down in September has been invited to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address. Read More...

Widespread flu in Stearns County

Widespread flu in Stearns County

Feb 1, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Stearns County has been seeing vigorous, widespread flu activity for the past several weeks. Read More...

Police Chief Weighs in on St. Cloud

Police Chief Weighs in on St. Cloud

Jan 31, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - It's been 5 busy months on the job for the chief of the St. Cloud Police department, and Chief Wm. Blair Anderson has enjoyed every minute of it. KNSI spent a morning getting know Anderson - here's our interview. Read More...

Dayton announces another trade mission

Dayton announces another trade mission

Jan 31, 2013 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Gov. Mark Dayton is planning a trade mission to Germany, Sweden and Norway in June. Read More...

Inamte attack injures four at Stillwater

Inamte attack injures four at Stillwater

Jan 31, 2013 at 3:03 pm

STILLWATER, Minn. (AP) Stillwater state prison is on lockdown after officials say an inmate attacked and injured four staff members without warning. Read More...

Lawmakers consider earlier voting

Lawmakers consider earlier voting

Jan 31, 2013 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota lawmakers are considering an incremental shift toward a system of early voting amid signs that a broader expansion would prove difficult. Read More...

Flu season peaks in Minnesota

Flu season peaks in Minnesota

Jan 31, 2013 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Health officials say the worst of the flu season is likely over in Minnesota. Read More...

Prosecutors push for tougher gun laws

Prosecutors push for tougher gun laws

Jan 31, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota's county prosecutors are teaming up with state lawmakers on legislation that would expand the power of prosecutors to charge violent felons for possessing firearms. Read More...

Collapse survivors request mementos

Collapse survivors request mementos

Jan 31, 2013 at 9:09 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Survivors of the Interstate 35W bridge collapse in Minneapolis may be able to keep a piece of scrap steel as a reminder of the historic event. Read More...

Officer Tom Decker's partner quits

Officer Tom Decker's partner quits

Jan 31, 2013 at 8:08 am

COLD SPRING, Minn. (KNSI) The officer who was on patrol with Tom Decker the night he was killed has resigned. Read More...

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