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Pladson announces retirement plans

Pladson announces retirement plans

Jan 9, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Doctor Terry Pladson has announced plans to retire as president and CEO of CentraCare Health on December 31, 2014. Read More...

Kettle campaign will top $200,000

Kettle campaign will top $200,000

Jan 9, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) This season's Salvation Army Red Kettle campaign in the St. Cloud area will top the $200,000 mark. Read More...

Wrongful death lawsuit filed

Wrongful death lawsuit filed

Jan 9, 2014 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The family of a man shot and killed by Brooklyn Center police has filed a wrongful death lawsuit. Read More...

Auctioneers meet and compete

Auctioneers meet and compete

Jan 9, 2014 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Dozens of fast-talking auctioneers from Minnesota and surrounding states are competing for the chance to be known as the best bid-caller in the Land of 10,000 Lakes. Read More...

Capitol security panel meets

Capitol security panel meets

Jan 9, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — New steps to shore up security at Minnesota's Capitol and surrounding buildings are being discussed by lawmakers, administration officials and law enforcement. Read More...

Defense: No evidence Minnesota man plotted attack

Defense: No evidence Minnesota man plotted attack

Jan 8, 2014 at 4:04 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The defense attorney for a Minnesota militia member indicted in what the FBI once called a "terror plot" is asking that his client be released pending sentencing. Read More...

Macy's cutting 2,500 jobs

Macy's cutting 2,500 jobs

Jan 8, 2014 at 3:03 pm

CINCINNATI (AP) — Macy's Inc. is cutting 2,500 jobs as part of a reorganization to sustain its profitability. Read More...

Monticello Man Accused of Baking Cat

Monticello Man Accused of Baking Cat

Jan 8, 2014 at 3:03 pm

MONTICELLO, Minn. (AP) — A Monticello man faces animal cruelty and torture charges for allegedly skinning and baking his pet cat. Read More...

MNsure Releases Enrollment Figures

MNsure Releases Enrollment Figures

Jan 8, 2014 at 1:01 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's health insurance exchange has revealed demographic details about the nearly 72,000 people who signed up for coverage. Read More...

Stadium bond sale next week

Stadium bond sale next week

Jan 8, 2014 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings stadium project is about to get its formal infusion of money from the state. Read More...

Search resumes for fourth drowning victim

Search resumes for fourth drowning victim

Jan 8, 2014 at 12:12 pm

WINONA, Minn. (AP) — Winona County sheriff's officials are once again using special sonar equipment from Carver County in their search for a fourth person who is presumed drowned after an SUV plunged into the Mississippi River. Read More...

Swanson sues debt collector

Swanson sues debt collector

Jan 8, 2014 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A debt collector tied to big banks is being sued by Minnesota's attorney general over steep interest rates charged on overdrawn checking accounts. Read More...

AUDIO: KNSI Talks Home Heat Bills with Xcel

AUDIO: KNSI Talks Home Heat Bills with Xcel

Jan 8, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - As the core of Minnesota battles through extreme deep-freeze conditions, the cost to heat a home stands to increase. Read More...

Capitol building project advances

Capitol building project advances

Jan 8, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A controversial office building envisioned as new space for state senators is a step closer to construction. Read More...

Warm up means schools back in session

Warm up means schools back in session

Jan 8, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) An extended Christmas break for many Minnesota school children finally comes to an end Wednesday as they head back to the classroom. Read More...

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