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Minn. man wanted to catch burglars himself

Minn. man wanted to catch burglars himself

Apr 25, 2014 at 2:02 pm

A sheriff's deputy testifying in the trial of a Minnesota man who killed two teens when they broke into his home says Byron Smith wanted to catch the people who had been burglarizing him. Read More...

Senate votes to outlaw online lottery tickets

Senate votes to outlaw online lottery tickets

Apr 25, 2014 at 2:02 pm

The Minnesota Senate has taken a stand against the sale of lottery tickets through a website or gas-pump terminals. Read More...

Minnesota's flu season nearly over

Minnesota's flu season nearly over

Apr 25, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) The flu season is almost over in Minnesota. Read More...

Mondale testifies in wage lawsuit

Mondale testifies in wage lawsuit

Apr 25, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Former Vice President Walter Mondale has defended his decision to pay a woman less than a man at the Norwegian Consulate in Minnesota, saying the wage difference was not due to gender. Read More...

Disabled man sues McDonald's over confrontation

Disabled man sues McDonald's over confrontation

Apr 25, 2014 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minneapolis man with muscular dystrophy is suing the owner of a McDonald's, saying the restaurant twice resisted his attempts to buy food. Read More...

DNR warns of cold water danger

DNR warns of cold water danger

Apr 25, 2014 at 10:10 am

The ice is off many lakes around the state and the Department of Natural Resources is reminding Minnesotans of the dangers of still-cold water. Read More...

Woman accused of pepper-spraying deputy

Woman accused of pepper-spraying deputy

Apr 25, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A St. Paul woman is accused of pepper-spraying a sheriff's deputy who was delivering a court summons to her. Read More...

More charges against man in ex-girlfriend beating

More charges against man in ex-girlfriend beating

Apr 25, 2014 at 9:09 am

MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — A rural Moorhead man accused of trying to kill his ex-girlfriend with a baseball bat is now accused of trying to call her from jail. Read More...

AG backs lawmaker immunity bill

AG backs lawmaker immunity bill

Apr 25, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson is advising the Legislature to forge ahead with a bill making clear that lawmakers can't avoid arrest for drunken driving or other crimes during the months of session. Read More...

Audio: Humane Society fundraiser tonight

Audio: Humane Society fundraiser tonight

Apr 25, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The Tri-County Humane Society holds its 13th annual Wine, Kibbles and Bids fundraiser tonight. Read More...

Vanska returns to Minnesota Orchestra

Vanska returns to Minnesota Orchestra

Apr 25, 2014 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Finnish conductor Osmo Vanska is returning as music director of the Minnesota Orchestra. Read More...

Macalester faculty files for union

Macalester faculty files for union

Apr 25, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Temporary faculty members at Macalester College are taking steps to form a union. Read More...

Drug Take Back Day is Saturday

Drug Take Back Day is Saturday

Apr 25, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesotans have a chance to get rid of their old and unused prescription drugs on Saturday. Read More...

Doctor: Kifer was intoxicated

Doctor: Kifer was intoxicated

Apr 24, 2014 at 4:04 pm

LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — A medical examiner says an 18-year-old woman was intoxicated on cough syrup when she and her cousin were fatally shot after breaking into a Minnesota man's home. Read More...

Mille Lacs residents sue over walleye

Mille Lacs residents sue over walleye

Apr 24, 2014 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A group of Mille Lacs Lake residents have sued the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources claiming the agency has mismanaged the lake's struggling walleye population. Read More...

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