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US Forest Service to fight small fires harder

US Forest Service to fight small fires harder

Aug 6, 2012 at 6:06 am

DULUTH, MN (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service is at least temporarily suspending a policy of letting fires burn in the national forest system in hopes of saving resources spent on fighting infernos that start small and grow out of control. Read More...

Parry, Quist clash in bruising Minnesota GOP primary

Parry, Quist clash in bruising Minnesota GOP primary

Aug 6, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Republicans Mike Parry and Allen Quist have tossed nsults like ''unelectable'' and ''hypocritical'' back and forth as they compete in a GOP primary in southern Minnesota. Read More...

State Lawmakers to Show Support with Sartell Visit

State Lawmakers to Show Support with Sartell Visit

Aug 3, 2012 at 8:08 am

SARTELL, MN (KNSI) - Governor Mark Dayton and Senator Amy Klobuchar will travel to Sartell today to offer the community their support after Verso Paper announced it won't reopen its paper mill. Read More...

Funeral Set for SMSU Coach's Infant Son

Funeral Set for SMSU Coach's Infant Son

Aug 3, 2012 at 8:08 am

MARSHALL, MN (AP) - A funeral is set for the 5-month-old son of Southwest Minnesota State men's basketball coach Brad Bigler and his wife Heather. Read More...

Vikings Adding to Stadium Construction Team

Vikings Adding to Stadium Construction Team

Aug 3, 2012 at 8:08 am

EDEN PRAIRE, MN (AP) - The Minnesota Vikings are filling out their stadium construction team. The football franchise announced Thursday that it had hired Jim Cima as the senior project manager. Read More...

St. Cloud Olympian Embarks on London Journey

St. Cloud Olympian Embarks on London Journey

Aug 3, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - A send-off party last night for a St. Cloud woman headed to London to compete in the Olympic games. Read More...

Letter Alleges Civil Rights Violations in Wetterling Case

Letter Alleges Civil Rights Violations in Wetterling Case

Aug 3, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (AP) - A man identified as a person of interest in Jacob Wetterling's 1989 abduction says he sent a letter of complaint to 14 state officials and agencies. Read More...

One Suspect in Convenience Store Hold Up in Custody

One Suspect in Convenience Store Hold Up in Custody

Aug 3, 2012 at 7:07 am

MEIRE GROVE, MN (KNSI) - An arrest has been made in a Meire Grove convenience store robbery. Read More...

Juvenile Pair Charged in Vandalism Spree

Juvenile Pair Charged in Vandalism Spree

Aug 3, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - Quite a vandalism spree in the area of Northwood Lane in St. Cloud, and it has two juveniles facing felony charges. Read More...

3M Files Suit Against Former Lawyers

3M Files Suit Against Former Lawyers

Aug 3, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - The 3M Co. has filed a lawsuit against one of its former law firms, claiming its attorneys were motivated by "greed" when they switched sides in an environmental case against the conglomerate. Read More...

Man Attempts to Lure Police With False Report

Man Attempts to Lure Police With False Report

Aug 3, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - St. Cloud police arrested a man for falsely reporting a crime Thursday--but he did not go quietly. Read More...

Toddler Shot in St. Paul

Toddler Shot in St. Paul

Aug 3, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - St. Paul police are investigating a shooting that seriously injured a 2-year-old boy. Medics were called early Thursday afternoon to a home on a report that a child had fallen. Read More...

Suspected Dock Thieves Nabbed

Suspected Dock Thieves Nabbed

Aug 3, 2012 at 7:07 am

MINNETONKA, MN (AP) - The Hennepin County sheriff's office says two adults have been arrested in a rash of thefts from boats docked on Lake Minnetonka. Read More...

Bachmann Raises $1 Million for Campaign in July

Bachmann Raises $1 Million for Campaign in July

Aug 3, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - Republican Congresswoman Michele Bachmann is pulling in big money for her re-election in Minnesota's conservative 6th District _ but she's also spending at a fast clip. So is her Democratic rival Jim Graves, but at a smaller scale. Read More...

AUDIO: Verso: Damaged Sartell Paper Mill Will Not Reopen

AUDIO: Verso: Damaged Sartell Paper Mill Will Not Reopen

Aug 2, 2012 at 11:11 am

The future of the Verso Paper Mill will be announced Thursday afternoon. Read More...

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