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Pivotal vote on medical marijuana today

Pivotal vote on medical marijuana today

May 9, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A bill with tight limits on use of marijuana as medicine has reached a pivotal Minnesota House vote. Read More...

Tornadoes in Minnesota, but no damage

Tornadoes in Minnesota, but no damage

May 9, 2014 at 5:05 am

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — A spring storm has dropped several tornadoes on the ground in south-central Minnesota, but no major damage or injuries are reported. Read More...

Rate hike for CenterPoint approved

Rate hike for CenterPoint approved

May 9, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota regulators have approved a rate hike for CenterPoint Energy but not as much as the natural gas company sought. Read More...

House approves kill switch bill

House approves kill switch bill

May 9, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota House has passed a bill requiring smartphones and cell-connected tablet computers sold in Minnesota to feature an anti-theft "kill switch." Read More...

Council could decide lawmaker pay

Council could decide lawmaker pay

May 9, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The size of paychecks for lawmakers could be set by an appointed council if voters amend the Minnesota Constitution in 2016. Read More...

Dayton ready to hit the water

Dayton ready to hit the water

May 9, 2014 at 4:04 am

NISSWA, Minn. (AP) — Governor Mark Dayton will be among the nearly 500,000 Minnesotans going fishing this weekend. Read More...

Cop impersonator gave plea today

Cop impersonator gave plea today

May 8, 2014 at 3:03 pm

A man faces up to 27 years in prison after pleading guilty to raping a woman in Fridley after telling her he was a police officer last November. Read More...

College student critically injured in bus fall

College student critically injured in bus fall

May 8, 2014 at 2:02 pm

A Mankato college student remains in critical condition after falling off the bumper of a city bus last weekend. Read More...

Dayton prepares for Fishing Opener

Dayton prepares for Fishing Opener

May 8, 2014 at 2:02 pm

Gov. Mark Dayton will be among the nearly 500,000 Minnesotans going fishing this weekend. Read More...

House passes liquor measures

House passes liquor measures

May 8, 2014 at 1:01 pm

The Minnesota House has passed a bill permitting later bar hours during baseball's All-Star Game, allowing continuation of beer sales at University of Minnesota football games and granting other liquor licenses around the state. Read More...

Lawmakers agree on bill: $100M in tax cuts

Lawmakers agree on bill: $100M in tax cuts

May 8, 2014 at 12:12 pm

Minnesota lawmakers are ready to deliver $100 million more in tax relief, including extra refunds and credits for homeowners, renters and farmers. Read More...

moose population holding steady

moose population holding steady

May 8, 2014 at 10:10 am

The moose population in Voyageurs National Park appears to be holding relatively steady. Read More...

Passenger trains return to historic depot

Passenger trains return to historic depot

May 8, 2014 at 10:10 am

Passenger trains have arrived at St. Paul's historic Union Depot for the first time in 43 years. Read More...

Expelled student appealing to the state

Expelled student appealing to the state

May 8, 2014 at 7:07 am

WELLS, Minn. (AP) — The family of a high school junior in southern Minnesota who was expelled after a pocket knife was found in her locker will ask state officials to overturn her expulsion. Read More...

Audio: Severe storms possible today

Audio: Severe storms possible today

May 8, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A storm system moving in from the central plains will likely cause bouts of severe weather over much of the region today and early tonight. Read More...

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