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Sex Abuse Charges for Melrose Man

Sex Abuse Charges for Melrose Man

Jul 27, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - A Melrose man has been charged in Stearns County District Court with sexually abusing a teenage girl from 2001 to 2004. Read More...

Winona diocese responds to Supreme Court ruling

Winona diocese responds to Supreme Court ruling

Jul 27, 2012 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Diocese of Winona says it's pleased with the Minnesota Supreme Court ruling that rejected a clergy abuse lawsuit by a man whose caserested on a repressed memory claim. Read More...

7 injured in crash in northern Twin Cities

7 injured in crash in northern Twin Cities

Jul 27, 2012 at 6:06 am

BLAINE, MN (AP) - Seven people are injured after a three-vehicle crash in the northern Twin Cities. Read More...

Minnesota raid nets suspected synthetic marijuana

Minnesota raid nets suspected synthetic marijuana

Jul 27, 2012 at 6:06 am

DULUTH, MN (AP) - Authorities have seized 20,000 packets of suspected synthetic marijuana from a Duluth head shop as part of a nationwide crackdown. Read More...

Son of former Twins owner sentenced for exposure

Son of former Twins owner sentenced for exposure

Jul 27, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - A judge has ordered sex-offender counseling for an attorney who is the son of former Minnesota Twins owner Calvin Griffith. Read More...

Body of missing man found buried in northern Minnesota

Body of missing man found buried in northern Minnesota

Jul 27, 2012 at 6:06 am

PINE RIVER, MN (AP) - Authorities say the body of a missing 27-year-old Pine River man has been found buried in northern Minnesota, and a 20-year-old woman is jailed in his death. Read More...

Michelin recalls 841,000 truck and van tires

Michelin recalls 841,000 truck and van tires

Jul 26, 2012 at 3:03 pm

Michelin is recalling around 841,000 BFGoodrich and Uniroyal tires because the tread can separate, causing rapid air loss. Read More...

New school bus law coming

New school bus law coming

Jul 26, 2012 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn (KNSI) Newly manufactured school buses ferrying children to and from Minnesota schools will soon be required to have a safety feature: crossing arms that protrude from the front bumper Read More...

Anoka Co. fire victim identified

Anoka Co. fire victim identified

Jul 26, 2012 at 9:09 am

STACY, Minn (KNSI) A man who died in a house fire in northeastern Anoka County has been identified. Read More...

St. Cloud man injured in motorcycle crash

St. Cloud man injured in motorcycle crash

Jul 26, 2012 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn (KNSI) St. Cloud police say a man suffered minor injuries in a motorcycle crash Wednesday Read More...

Mill Lay-offs Contribute to Jobless Spike

Mill Lay-offs Contribute to Jobless Spike

Jul 26, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - The unemployment rate in the St. Cloud area rose in June, likely due in part to employees laid off from the fire-damaged Verso paper mill in Sartell. Read More...

Franken Praises Senate Extension of Bush Tax Cuts

Franken Praises Senate Extension of Bush Tax Cuts

Jul 26, 2012 at 8:08 am

WASHINGTON (KNSI) - The U.S. Senate has voted to extend the Bush-era tax cuts, a move that would impact some two million families in Minnesota. Read More...

Benton County Hope for Seamless Phone Change

Benton County Hope for Seamless Phone Change

Jul 26, 2012 at 8:08 am

FOLEY, MN (KNSI) - Benton County wants to get out the word about a switch in the county's phone system. That could mean some confused residents when they're trying to call county offices over the next few weeks, but any problems during the transition should be short-lived. Read More...

Union Steps Up Fight vs American Crystal

Union Steps Up Fight vs American Crystal

Jul 26, 2012 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS (KNSI) - The national president of the AFL-CIO says the union is escalating the campaign against American Crystal Sugar over the company's lockout of some 1,300 workers. Read More...

Accused Husband Killer gets Trial Date

Accused Husband Killer gets Trial Date

Jul 26, 2012 at 8:08 am

SAUK RAPIDS, MN (KNSI) - A trial date has been set for a woman charged with killing her ex-husband in Sauk Rapids last year. Read More...

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