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Storm targets area this weekend

Storm targets area this weekend

Feb 7, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The National Weather Service Office in Chanhassen has issued a Winter Storm Watch for western and central Minnesota from late Saturday night through late Sunday night. Read More...

Judge won't dismiss raw milk case

Judge won't dismiss raw milk case

Feb 7, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) A Stearns County judge says a Freeport farmer must face all the charges against him in a raw milk case. Read More...

Toddler removed from

Toddler removed from "putrid" home

Feb 7, 2013 at 5:05 pm

MAPLEWOOD, Minn. (AP) The parents of a toddler have been charged with child neglect after Maplewood police say they found them highly intoxicated and their house uninhabitable. Read More...

Ex-DNR employee charged

Ex-DNR employee charged

Feb 7, 2013 at 5:05 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Prosecutors have charged a former Department of Natural Resources official accused of illegally accessing drivers' license data on thousands of Minnesotans. Read More...

Cop arrested for sexual abuse

Cop arrested for sexual abuse

Feb 7, 2013 at 5:05 pm

MINNEAOPLIS, Minn. (AP) A Minneapolis police officer has been arrested in the alleged sexual abuse of a child. Read More...

Nine treated after CO scare at SCSU

Nine treated after CO scare at SCSU

Feb 7, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) Elevated carbon monoxide levels at a St. Cloud State sorority house sent nine people to the hospital this week. Read More...

Senate approves employee raises

Senate approves employee raises

Feb 7, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Thousands of state employees may soon get a raise. Read More...

Two finalists for stadium construction

Two finalists for stadium construction

Feb 7, 2013 at 5:05 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) The Minneapolis company that built new stadiums for the Minnesota Twins and the University of Minnesota football team is among two finalists to build the Minnesota Vikings' new stadium. Read More...

Cigarette tax hike debated

Cigarette tax hike debated

Feb 7, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) An influential Minnesota House Democrat wants to more than double the state's cigarette tax. Read More...

Brodkorb over legal limit

Brodkorb over legal limit

Feb 7, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota State Patrol says test results show fired Minnesota Senate aide Michael Brodkorb's blood-alcohol content was over the legal limit after he crashed his SUV last month. Read More...

Dad charged in fatal ice accident

Dad charged in fatal ice accident

Feb 7, 2013 at 4:04 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A suburban Minneapolis man is charged with a felony for allegedly driving drunk when the family's SUV plunged through the ice on Lake Minnetonka, killing his baby daughter last month. Read More...

Local Attorney Comments on Hospital Suit

Local Attorney Comments on Hospital Suit

Feb 7, 2013 at 2:02 pm

Several days have passed since word came out that four ex-St. Cloud Hospital patients have filed a lawsuit against the hospital and a former nurse, and one St. Cloud area attorney says both parties could easily be found responsible if the case makes it to trial. Read More...

Mn Senate considers pay hike

Mn Senate considers pay hike

Feb 7, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) State senators will vote on a new contract for state employees that would give thousands of workers their first raise in years. Read More...

Man pleads guilty in fatal shooting

Man pleads guilty in fatal shooting

Feb 7, 2013 at 10:10 am

GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) A northern Minnesota man has pleaded guilty to charges in a fatal Grand Rapids shooting. Read More...

Drought still grips Minnesota

Drought still grips Minnesota

Feb 7, 2013 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Don't be fooled by all the pretty snow that's fallen in recent days and that's forecast for this weekend: Minnesota remains in a deep drought with no end in sight. Read More...

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