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Minnesota jobless rate drops in December

Minnesota jobless rate drops in December

Jan 17, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) Minnesota's unemployment rate has stayed on its downward trend, falling to 5.5 percent in December. Read More...

Smoking debate returns to Capitol

Smoking debate returns to Capitol

Jan 17, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) The curtain could soon fall on smoking as part of theatrical productions in Minnesota. Read More...

Woman accused of breaking cop's ankle

Woman accused of breaking cop's ankle

Jan 17, 2013 at 9:09 am

BAXTER, Minn. (KNSI) A woman in Crow Wing County is accused of breaking a police officer's ankle as she struggled against her arrest. Read More...

ND lawmakers consider gun bills

ND lawmakers consider gun bills

Jan 17, 2013 at 8:08 am

BISMARCK, N.D. (KNSI) Two bills introduced this week by the North Dakota Legislature would allow people with concealed carry permits to have guns at schools or churches. Read More...

Former bank executive sentenced

Former bank executive sentenced

Jan 17, 2013 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (KNSI) A former bank employee will have to pay $1 million restitution for embezzling from customers of the Marshall bank where she worked. Read More...

St. Paul college closing its doors

St. Paul college closing its doors

Jan 17, 2013 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) The College of Visual Arts in St. Paul says it will close its doors on June 30th. Read More...

Minnesotan could be named chief of staff

Minnesotan could be named chief of staff

Jan 17, 2013 at 6:06 am

STILLWATER, Minn. (KNSI) President Obama's next chief of staff could be a man who grew up in Minnesota. Read More...

Lawmakers study tax changes

Lawmakers study tax changes

Jan 17, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) In a prelude to a bigger debate, Minnesota lawmakers have taken their opening looks at plans to apply the state sales tax to online purchases and expensive apparel. Read More...

Bitterly cold air on the way

Bitterly cold air on the way

Jan 17, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Forecasters are saying temperatures in our area early next week could be the coldest we've seen in four years. Read More...

Auctioneers gather in St. Cloud

Auctioneers gather in St. Cloud

Jan 17, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) There will be a lot of fast talking at the St. Cloud Holiday Inn and Convention Center tonight. Read More...

Minnesota Mom Who Crashed with Kids Gets Probation

Minnesota Mom Who Crashed with Kids Gets Probation

Jan 16, 2013 at 5:05 pm

A Rochester woman accused of driving drunk when she crashed with her five children in the car won't have to serve jail time. Read More...

Sheriff won't enforce gun restrictions

Sheriff won't enforce gun restrictions

Jan 16, 2013 at 4:04 pm

A Minnesota sheriff says he would refuse to enforce any new state or federal regulation that restricts guns. Read More...

State Lawmakers Assessing Reach of Sales Tax

State Lawmakers Assessing Reach of Sales Tax

Jan 16, 2013 at 12:12 pm

In a prelude to a bigger debate, Minnesota lawmakers have taken their opening looks at plans to apply the state sales tax to online purchases and expensive apparel. Read More...

Attorney to review bus incident

Attorney to review bus incident

Jan 16, 2013 at 6:06 am

CLOQUET, Minn. (KNSI) Fond du Lac tribal police will forward their investigation of a child left on a school bus to the Carlton County Attorney's Office. Read More...

Lawmakers examine lagging stadium funds

Lawmakers examine lagging stadium funds

Jan 16, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) Minnesota lawmakers who approved new forms of gambling in bars to help pay for a new Minnesota Vikings stadium are getting their first chance to scrutinize lagging revenues from that plan. Read More...

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