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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...

Youth basketball coach convicted of assault

Youth basketball coach convicted of assault

Sep 19, 2013 at 2:02 pm

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — A former Duluth youth basketball coach has been convicted of sexually assaulting two preteen sisters. Read More...

Great River Road to turn 75

Great River Road to turn 75

Sep 19, 2013 at 2:02 pm

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Great River Road, a 3,000-mile stretch of highway along the Mississippi River from Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico, is turning 75. Read More...

Brown faces aggravated robbery

Brown faces aggravated robbery

Sep 19, 2013 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A man is facing aggravated robbery charges following a robbery last night at Lake George. Read More...

St. Cloud man arrested for assault

St. Cloud man arrested for assault

Sep 19, 2013 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud police arrested 18 year-old Malcolm Cooper after being called to a report of a fight at Fourth Street and 33rd Avenue North Wednesday afternoon. Read More...

No injuries in ethanol tanker fire

No injuries in ethanol tanker fire

Sep 19, 2013 at 7:07 am

ROSEVILLE, Minn. (AP) Officials say no one was hurt when a tanker truck carrying a full load of ethanol caught fire near Roseville. Read More...

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