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Traffic deaths on the rise again

Traffic deaths on the rise again

Jul 31, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The number of people killed on Minnesota roadways is on the rise again. Read More...

Oil patch company fined $1.5 million

Oil patch company fined $1.5 million

Jul 31, 2013 at 7:07 am

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) North Dakota's Industrial Commission has fined an oil and gas company $1.5 million for violations that regulators say put a county's drinking water at risk. Read More...

AUDIO: Anti-violence rally comes to Minnesota

AUDIO: Anti-violence rally comes to Minnesota

Jul 31, 2013 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) The national drive to end gun violence makes its way to Minnesota today, with a stop by the "No More Names" bus. Read More...

Stearns adopts wheelage tax

Stearns adopts wheelage tax

Jul 31, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Stearns County has adopted a wheelage tax. The decision was made during the board's Tuesday morning meeting, the last possible date for them to approve the tax before the 2014 deadline. Read More...

Salad mix is source of illness

Salad mix is source of illness

Jul 31, 2013 at 4:04 am

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Iowa and Nebraska health officials say a prepackaged salad mix is the source of a cyclospora outbreak that sickened more than 178 people in both states. Read More...

Jury convicts Lepsch in killings

Jury convicts Lepsch in killings

Jul 31, 2013 at 4:04 am

LaCROSSE, Wisc. (AP) A jury in western Wisconsin has convicted a Minnesota man of fatally shooting a La Crosse photography store owner and his teenage son in a robbery. Read More...

Five injured in Sauk Centre rollover

Five injured in Sauk Centre rollover

Jul 31, 2013 at 4:04 am

SAUK CENTRE, Minn. (KNSI) The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says five people were injured in a rollover accident in Sauk Centre Township Tuesday. Read More...

Smithers trial pushed back

Smithers trial pushed back

Jul 31, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The trial for a teenager accused of causing a man's death in St. Cloud last year has been pushed back to November. Read More...

Leaders press for expanded I-94

Leaders press for expanded I-94

Jul 31, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Congresswoman Michele Bachmann and other elected officials from along Interstate 94 between Minneapolis and St. Cloud are asking Gov. Mark Dayton to consider making it a higher state priority to widen the freeway by a lane in each direction. Read More...

Fergus Falls boy is drowning victim

Fergus Falls boy is drowning victim

Jul 30, 2013 at 7:07 pm

INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. (AP) Sheriff's officials have released the name of a 14-year-old boy who died in a swimming accident in Voyageurs National Park in northern Minnesota. Read More...

Man Hurt Trying to Stop Rolling Semi

Man Hurt Trying to Stop Rolling Semi

Jul 30, 2013 at 6:06 pm

ST. JOSEPH, Minn. (KNSI) - A man was taken to the hospital after trying to stop his semi tractor-trailer from rolling out of a parking lot and into cross-traffic. Read More...

Guilty pleas in crash that killed 3 near Willmar

Guilty pleas in crash that killed 3 near Willmar

Jul 30, 2013 at 3:03 pm

WILLMAR, Minn. (AP) - A 22-year-old man has pleaded guilty to felony charges resulting from a highway crash that killed three members of a family in Kandiyohi County. Read More...

Moody's Raises MN financial status to 'stable'

Moody's Raises MN financial status to 'stable'

Jul 30, 2013 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A major credit rating agency has upgraded its outlook on Minnesota's financial status from "negative" to "stable." Read More...

Broman to be CentraCare's Regional President

Broman to be CentraCare's Regional President

Jul 30, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - CentraCare Health has promoted one of their leaders into a new role. Read More...

Bachmann: Nothing Will Come of Ethics Inquiry

Bachmann: Nothing Will Come of Ethics Inquiry

Jul 30, 2013 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL - U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann says she doesn’t think anything will come of a House Ethics Committee inquiry into her presidential campaign. Read More...

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