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Unemployment steady at 4.6 percent in Minnesota

Unemployment steady at 4.6 percent in Minnesota

Jan 23, 2014 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's unemployment rate held steady at 4.6 percent in December, with employers adding 9,500 new jobs. Read More...

Documents: Accused clergy cost church millions

Documents: Accused clergy cost church millions

Jan 23, 2014 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Internal church documents show the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has paid millions of dollars in costs associated with clergy misconduct in the last decade. Read More...

Rep. Howe hosting Avon Town Hall meeting

Rep. Howe hosting Avon Town Hall meeting

Jan 23, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL – State Rep. Jeff Howe will host a town hall meeting 5 p.m. Tuesday Jan. 28 at Avon City Hall. Read More...

St. Cloud drivers told to

St. Cloud drivers told to "slow down"

Jan 23, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud police are asking drivers in the city to lighten up on the accelerator. Read More...

Audio: Gamradt running for friend's seat

Audio: Gamradt running for friend's seat

Jan 23, 2014 at 9:09 am

SAUK CENTRE, Minn. (KNSI) Dave Gamradt is certainly no politician. In fact, he's been farming in the Sauk Centre area for 43 years. But these days, he finds himself balancing chores with some campaigning. Read More...

Demand for skilled workers will be high

Demand for skilled workers will be high

Jan 23, 2014 at 9:09 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Demand for skilled workers to build the new Minnesota Vikings stadium has already begun, even though the old Metrodome is far from demolished. Read More...

Hospital errors down in 2013

Hospital errors down in 2013

Jan 23, 2014 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota health officials say the rate of preventable errors in hospitals and surgery centers continued to decline last year. Read More...

MnSure problems run deep

MnSure problems run deep

Jan 23, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The troubled website for Minnesota's health insurance exchange can't be completely fixed in time for the March 31 deadline by which all Americans are supposed to have coverage under the new federal law. Read More...

Target Announces Corporate Layoffs

Target Announces Corporate Layoffs

Jan 22, 2014 at 3:03 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Target Corp. says it is laying off 475 employees across the company's operations. Read More...

Outside review finds deep flaws in MNsure website

Outside review finds deep flaws in MNsure website

Jan 22, 2014 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The troubled website for Minnesota's health insurance exchange can't be completely fixed in time for the March 31 deadline by which all Americans are supposed to have coverage under the new federal law. Read More...

Foley Library closed Friday morning

Foley Library closed Friday morning

Jan 22, 2014 at 10:10 am

FOLEY, Minn. (KNSI) The Foley Public Library will be closed part of the day on Friday as the furnace in the building is being replaced. Read More...

Light rail line opens June 14th

Light rail line opens June 14th

Jan 22, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The new light rail line connecting downtown St. Paul and Minneapolis will open for riders on June 14. Read More...

Attack injures five Minnesota guardsmen

Attack injures five Minnesota guardsmen

Jan 22, 2014 at 10:10 am

LITCHFIELD, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota National Guard says five of its members have been injured in an attack in Afghanistan. Read More...

BWCA lawbreaker in trouble again

BWCA lawbreaker in trouble again

Jan 22, 2014 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A man who went to prison for terrorizing a family in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in 2007 is in trouble again, this time for snowmobiling illegally in the wilderness. Read More...

Audio: Nasty travel weather expected

Audio: Nasty travel weather expected

Jan 22, 2014 at 9:09 am

CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) — A blizzard warning has been posted for northwest and west central Minnesota. Read More...

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