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AUDIO: Kettler named new Bishop

AUDIO: Kettler named new Bishop

Sep 20, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Saying he feels like he's, "coming home," Donald Kettler was introduced as the new bishop of the Catholic Diocese of St. Cloud today. Read More...

New Bishop announced today

New Bishop announced today

Sep 20, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The Catholic Diocese of St. Cloud is introducing their new bishop today (Friday.) Read More...

AUDIO: Jail reconstruction beginning soon

AUDIO: Jail reconstruction beginning soon

Sep 20, 2013 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A $6 million reconstruction project at the Stearns County Jail will begin soon. Read More...

Rybak, Dayton sound off on dispute

Rybak, Dayton sound off on dispute

Sep 20, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) As the lockout of musicians at the Minnesota Orchestra nears a year in duration, Governor Mark Dayton and Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak say it's time for the sides to bury any grudges and return to the bargaining table for face-to-face talks. Read More...

Officers cleared in Franklin shooting

Officers cleared in Franklin shooting

Sep 19, 2013 at 5:05 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A Hennepin County grand jury has decided not to bring charges against two Minneapolis police officers in the shooting death of a 22-year-old man in May. Read More...

Storms bring rain, hail to Minnesota

Storms bring rain, hail to Minnesota

Sep 19, 2013 at 5:05 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A September storm packing high winds, hail and heavy rain has swept across central Minnesota, knocking down trees and cutting power. Read More...

Dikken's bail set at $3 million

Dikken's bail set at $3 million

Sep 19, 2013 at 4:04 pm

GRANITE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — A judge has set bail at $3 million dollars for a Granite Falls man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and her boyfriend. Read More...

Man charged with hitting, dragging recruiter

Man charged with hitting, dragging recruiter

Sep 19, 2013 at 4:04 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A 52-year-old Minneapolis man has been charged with criminal vehicular operation after authorities say he struck two U.S. Army recruiters who were in a crosswalk, then dragged one of them nearly three-quarters of a mile. Read More...

Dikken's bail set at $3 million

Dikken's bail set at $3 million

Sep 19, 2013 at 3:03 pm

GRANITE FALLS, Minn. (AP) A judge has set bail at $3 million dollars for a Granite Falls man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and her boyfriend. Read More...

Fire burns former Verso office building

Fire burns former Verso office building

Sep 19, 2013 at 3:03 pm

SARTELL, Minn. (AP) Crews have extinguished an office fire at the site of the former Verso Paper mill in Sartell that was closed by a deadly explosion and fire last year. Read More...

MN rebuilds employment level

MN rebuilds employment level

Sep 19, 2013 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota has rebuilt the employment level it saw prior to the last recession and then some. Read More...

Fewer identify Nordic roots

Fewer identify Nordic roots

Sep 19, 2013 at 2:02 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Nordic flavor that has profoundly marked Minnesota's culture for more than a century is gradually fading as fewer identify themselves as German-, Norwegian or Swedish-American, according to new U.S. Census data. Read More...

DQ manager's good deed gets attention

DQ manager's good deed gets attention

Sep 19, 2013 at 2:02 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The 19-year-old manager of a suburban-Minneapolis Dairy Queen store is being praised for a good deed that's gotten attention on the Internet. Read More...

Overall poverty shows slight improvement

Overall poverty shows slight improvement

Sep 19, 2013 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's poverty rate has shown slight improvement, but child poverty remains stubbornly high. Read More...

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