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DPS warns of deer crashes

DPS warns of deer crashes

Oct 3, 2013 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Department of Public Safety is reminding motorists and motorcyclists to be especially cautious of deer in coming months, as they are breeding and more active this time of year. Read More...

New interchange opens October 21st

New interchange opens October 21st

Oct 3, 2013 at 4:04 am

SARTELL, Minn. (KNSI) The Minnesota D-O-T says the new diverging diamond interchange that's being built at the intersection of Highway 15 and Stearns County Road 120 in Sartell will be open for traffic on October 21st. Read More...

Wet weather headed our way

Wet weather headed our way

Oct 3, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) It looks like it's going to be a very wet weekend in central Minnesota. Read More...

Trevino convicted of killing wife

Trevino convicted of killing wife

Oct 3, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A jury has convicted a St. Paul man accused of killing his wife in a jealous rage and dumping her body in the Mississippi River. Read More...

Iowa senator tied to Bachmann quits

Iowa senator tied to Bachmann quits

Oct 2, 2013 at 5:05 pm

IOWA CITY, Ia. (AP) An Iowa state senator has resigned after a special investigator found it likely he violated ethics rules by taking money from political entities connected to former presidential candidate Michele Bachmann and then denying he'd done so. Read More...

MnSure runs smoother on day two

MnSure runs smoother on day two

Oct 2, 2013 at 5:05 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Officials with Minnesota's new online health insurance marketplace say the system is running smoothly on its first full day of operation after a bumpy start the day before. Shoppers themselves are reporting mixed experiences. Read More...

Insecticide blamed for bee kill

Insecticide blamed for bee kill

Oct 2, 2013 at 5:05 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A large-scale bee kill in Minneapolis last month is being blamed on a common insecticide. Read More...

Teller sentenced for stealing $95K

Teller sentenced for stealing $95K

Oct 2, 2013 at 5:05 pm

HASTINGS, Minn. (AP) A woman has been sentenced for stealing $95,000 from a Lakeville bank where she worked as a teller. Read More...

Toddler sick after biting detergent pod

Toddler sick after biting detergent pod

Oct 2, 2013 at 5:05 pm

FARGO, N.D. (AP) A 1-year-old Minnesota boy who bit into a Tide detergent pod is being treated for poisoning at a North Dakota hospital. Read More...

Investigator says Bachmann camp likely paid backer

Investigator says Bachmann camp likely paid backer

Oct 2, 2013 at 5:05 pm

DES MOINES, Ia. (AP) A special investigator says an Iowa senator likely violated ethics rules by taking money from political entities connected to former presidential candidate Michele Bachmann and then denying he'd done so. Read More...

White Earth leader worries about shutdown fallout

White Earth leader worries about shutdown fallout

Oct 2, 2013 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The leader of the White Earth Band of Ojibwe says a federal government shutdown could have ramifications on the northwestern Minnesota tribe's health services and its fishery. Read More...

Supreme Court tosses conviction for dead defendant

Supreme Court tosses conviction for dead defendant

Oct 2, 2013 at 2:02 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minnesota Supreme Court says if a defendant dies while his conviction is on appeal, that conviction can be vacated and the charges dismissed. Read More...

Officials still assessing shutdown impact

Officials still assessing shutdown impact

Oct 2, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota government officials say they've activated a special contingency team to assess the potential impact of the federal government's partial shutdown. Read More...

Synthetic drug case goes to jury

Synthetic drug case goes to jury

Oct 2, 2013 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) The federal case against three defendants from northeastern Minnesota who are accused of selling synthetic drugs is headed to a jury in Minneapolis. Read More...

Trevino jury resuming deliberations

Trevino jury resuming deliberations

Oct 2, 2013 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A jury in Ramsey County will resume deliberations in the case of a St. Paul man accused of killing his wife in a jealous rage and dumping her body in the Mississippi River. Read More...

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