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Utility Work to Close Part of 3rd Street N

Utility Work to Close Part of 3rd Street N

Jul 23, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - Eastbound 3rd Street North drivers will have to find an alternate route beginning on Wednesday morning. Read More...

Foley teenager crashes motorcycle

Foley teenager crashes motorcycle

Jul 23, 2013 at 11:11 am

SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (KNSI) A Foley teenager was injured Monday when the motorcycle he was driving ran into a minivan. Read More...

Hwy 55 to Reopen at this Afternoon

Hwy 55 to Reopen at this Afternoon

Jul 23, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Both directions of Highway 55 at Dempsey Avenue, located 2 1/2 miles south of downtown Maple Lake, are closed due a fatal crash. Read More...

Jury selection begins in Lepsch trial

Jury selection begins in Lepsch trial

Jul 23, 2013 at 10:10 am

LA CROSSE, Wisc. (AP) Jury selection is under way in western Wisconsin in the trial of a Minnesota man accused of killing a camera store owner and his teenage son. Read More...

Technology affects student writing

Technology affects student writing

Jul 23, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The informal style and sloppiness of texting and social media is finding its way into students' writing, and teachers are learning it's a problem they need to address. Read More...

AUDIO: City Council to Study Quarry Project

AUDIO: City Council to Study Quarry Project

Jul 23, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - The St. Cloud City Council will continue to study the impact of a large-scale quarry expansion. Read More...

AUDIO: Stearns Electric recovers from storm damage

AUDIO: Stearns Electric recovers from storm damage

Jul 23, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) It's been just over a month since strong thunderstorm winds brought down trees and power lines in the St. Cloud area. Read More...

Father, toddler hurt in robbery crash

Father, toddler hurt in robbery crash

Jul 23, 2013 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A police chase and crash has critically injured a father and his 1-year-old son in Monticello. Read More...

Fewer pheasants bagged in ND

Fewer pheasants bagged in ND

Jul 23, 2013 at 6:06 am

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) North Dakota wildlife officials say more pheasant hunters took to the field in 2012 but they bagged fewer roosters than the year before. Read More...

Dayton naming picks to Mayo expansion board

Dayton naming picks to Mayo expansion board

Jul 23, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The governing authority that will oversee Mayo Clinic's ambitious Destination Medical Center expansion is getting filled out. Read More...

Funeral set for toddler

Funeral set for toddler

Jul 23, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CROIX FALLS, Wisc. (AP) A toddler whose disappearance in Polk County drew scores of volunteers to help in a search for the boy will be memorialized in a public visitation. Read More...

Judge blocks ND abortion law

Judge blocks ND abortion law

Jul 23, 2013 at 4:04 am

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) A federal judge has temporarily blocked a new North Dakota law that bans abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected — as early as six weeks into pregnancy. Read More...

Krinkie leaving Taxpayers League

Krinkie leaving Taxpayers League

Jul 23, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Phil Krinkie says he will leave his post as president of the Minnesota Taxpayers League because of his newly announced run for Congress. But the Republican hasn't decided if he'll stay on as a Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system trustee. Read More...

Capitol restoration plan okayed

Capitol restoration plan okayed

Jul 23, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The design and work plan for a state Capitol restoration that will touch every corner of the historic building has won approval from Minnesota's top officials. Read More...

Journey Home in Sauk Rapids  expanding

Journey Home in Sauk Rapids expanding

Jul 23, 2013 at 4:04 am

SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (KNSI) The Sauk Rapids City Council has approved the expansion of a home for mothers who are struggling with chemical dependency. Read More...

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