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Minnesota's most senior citizen is 113

Minnesota's most senior citizen is 113

Oct 16, 2013 at 1:01 pm

PLAINVIEW, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota's most senior citizen is celebrating her birthday with a series of parties. After all, it's not often someone turns 113. Read More...

Bachmann unloads campaign money tied to fraud case

Bachmann unloads campaign money tied to fraud case

Oct 16, 2013 at 1:01 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - GOP Rep. Michele Bachmann has turned about $14,000 in past campaign contributions over to a bankruptcy trustee for a Florida businessman who was linked to a big federal fraud case in Minnesota. Read More...

Schools receiving aid catch-up payments

Schools receiving aid catch-up payments

Oct 16, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota schools are receiving catch-up payments from the state, which had been partially delaying allowances to ease prior budget shortfalls. Read More...

AUDIO: Update on mental health building

AUDIO: Update on mental health building

Oct 16, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Groundbreaking ceremonies were held in April on a new $8.75 million mental health building on the St. Cloud V-A campus, and in the months since then, spokesman Barry Venable says they've made good progress on construction. Read More...

AUDIO: Sauk Rapids Road Project Approved

AUDIO: Sauk Rapids Road Project Approved

Oct 16, 2013 at 9:09 am

SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (KNSI) - Following the lead of the Benton County Board of Commissioners, a Sauk Rapids road construction project known as "3 Up the Hill" was given the city's unanimous stamp of approval. Read More...

Fargo lands International Ag Conference

Fargo lands International Ag Conference

Oct 16, 2013 at 5:05 am

FARGO, N.D. (AP) An international agriculture conference is coming to Fargo and Moorhead, Minn., in 2016. Read More...

MnSure releasing enrollment numbers

MnSure releasing enrollment numbers

Oct 16, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesotans are expected to get their first look at how many people have purchased health insurance so far through the new online exchange. Read More...

Read enters 6th District race

Read enters 6th District race

Oct 16, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Another Democrat has entered the race to succeed retiring U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann in Minnesota's 6th District. Read More...

Arrest made in bar killing

Arrest made in bar killing

Oct 15, 2013 at 7:07 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A man wanted in a fatal bar shooting in Minneapolis two months ago has been arrested in North Dakota. Read More...

Family, friends say goodbye to Grams

Family, friends say goodbye to Grams

Oct 15, 2013 at 7:07 pm

ST. FRANCIS, Minn. (AP) — Family, friends and supporters have said goodbye to former U.S. Sen. Rod Grams. Read More...

Bank robbery suspect caught after chase

Bank robbery suspect caught after chase

Oct 15, 2013 at 3:03 pm

EAGLE LAKE, Minn. (AP) - A Kentucky man is in jail, accused of robbing a bank in south-central Minnesota. Read More...

Corps of Engineers closes regulatory offices

Corps of Engineers closes regulatory offices

Oct 15, 2013 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it is closing its regulatory offices in Minnesota and Wisconsin because of the federal government shutdown. Read More...

AUDIO: Phase Four of Beaver Island Trail Completed

AUDIO: Phase Four of Beaver Island Trail Completed

Oct 15, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - The Beaver Island Trail is one more step closer to completion. On Tuesday, St. Cloud Mayor Dave Kleis, local lawmakers and members of the community braved chilly weather to hold a ceremonial ribbon cutting of the newly finished Phase 4 of the project. Read More...

Grand jury likely in Peterson's son's death

Grand jury likely in Peterson's son's death

Oct 15, 2013 at 11:11 am

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) Prosecutors expect to ask a grand jury to consider more serious charges in the death of the 2-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. Read More...

AUDIO: Rain will slow corn harvest

AUDIO: Rain will slow corn harvest

Oct 15, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) While the soaking rains across central Minnesota are welcome for an area that's been in drought conditions, it certainly will have an impact on the fall harvest. Read More...

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