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Toddler sick after biting detergent pod

Toddler sick after biting detergent pod

Oct 2, 2013 at 5:05 pm

FARGO, N.D. (AP) A 1-year-old Minnesota boy who bit into a Tide detergent pod is being treated for poisoning at a North Dakota hospital. Read More...

Investigator says Bachmann camp likely paid backer

Investigator says Bachmann camp likely paid backer

Oct 2, 2013 at 5:05 pm

DES MOINES, Ia. (AP) A special investigator says an Iowa senator likely violated ethics rules by taking money from political entities connected to former presidential candidate Michele Bachmann and then denying he'd done so. Read More...

White Earth leader worries about shutdown fallout

White Earth leader worries about shutdown fallout

Oct 2, 2013 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The leader of the White Earth Band of Ojibwe says a federal government shutdown could have ramifications on the northwestern Minnesota tribe's health services and its fishery. Read More...

Supreme Court tosses conviction for dead defendant

Supreme Court tosses conviction for dead defendant

Oct 2, 2013 at 2:02 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minnesota Supreme Court says if a defendant dies while his conviction is on appeal, that conviction can be vacated and the charges dismissed. Read More...

Officials still assessing shutdown impact

Officials still assessing shutdown impact

Oct 2, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota government officials say they've activated a special contingency team to assess the potential impact of the federal government's partial shutdown. Read More...

Synthetic drug case goes to jury

Synthetic drug case goes to jury

Oct 2, 2013 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) The federal case against three defendants from northeastern Minnesota who are accused of selling synthetic drugs is headed to a jury in Minneapolis. Read More...

Trevino jury resuming deliberations

Trevino jury resuming deliberations

Oct 2, 2013 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A jury in Ramsey County will resume deliberations in the case of a St. Paul man accused of killing his wife in a jealous rage and dumping her body in the Mississippi River. Read More...

Grand jury to consider Friese indictment

Grand jury to consider Friese indictment

Oct 2, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A grand jury will be convened in Stearns County to consider a first-degree murder indictment against a St. Cloud man accused of stabbing his mother to death on September 14th at a St. Cloud apartment building. Read More...

Charges filed in Annandale murder

Charges filed in Annandale murder

Oct 2, 2013 at 4:04 am

ANNANDALE, Minn. (KNSI) Charges have now been filed against two people in an Annandale homicide case. Read More...

MNsure now open for business

MNsure now open for business

Oct 1, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota's state-run health insurance exchange is officially open for business. Read More...

Prosecutor: Trevino had 'powerful motive'

Prosecutor: Trevino had 'powerful motive'

Oct 1, 2013 at 4:04 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Jury deliberations are underway in the murder trial of a St. Paul man accused of killing his wife and dumping her body in the Mississippi River. Read More...

Body Found is Anarae Schunk

Body Found is Anarae Schunk

Oct 1, 2013 at 3:03 pm

ROSEMOUNT, Minn. (AP) - Police say a body found in a ditch south of Minneapolis has been identified as that of a missing University of Minnesota student. Read More...

Dassel Man, 23, Killed in Meeker Co Crash

Dassel Man, 23, Killed in Meeker Co Crash

Oct 1, 2013 at 1:01 pm

MEEKER COUNTY, Minn. (KNSI) - The State Patrol says a Dassel man was the victim of a fatal semi-car crash in Meeker County. Read More...

National Guard idling military technicians

National Guard idling military technicians

Oct 1, 2013 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Roughly 1,200 military technicians who support activities of the Minnesota National Guard are being furloughed during the federal government shutdown. Read More...

Crystal Sugar defaulting on government loan

Crystal Sugar defaulting on government loan

Oct 1, 2013 at 10:10 am

FARGO, N.D. (AP) American Crystal Sugar will default on a government loan of $71.2 million under a program that provides relief when a glut of sugar depresses prices. Read More...

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