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Franken to talk retirement planning

Franken to talk retirement planning

Jul 19, 2013 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Minnesota Sen. Al Franken and a fellow U.S. senator are holding a Minneapolis round-table to discuss challenges to financially planning for retirement. Read More...

Dogs seized in Pine River

Dogs seized in Pine River

Jul 19, 2013 at 4:04 am

PINE RIVER, Minn. (AP) Authorities have seized more than 130 dogs and puppies after executing a search warrant in northern Minnesota. Read More...

Ventura lawsuit will go forward

Ventura lawsuit will go forward

Jul 19, 2013 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura's defamation lawsuit against slain "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle will be allowed to go forward with Kyle's widow as the defendant. Read More...

Not guilty plea in child's death

Not guilty plea in child's death

Jul 19, 2013 at 4:04 am

MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) A Moorhead man has pleaded not guilty in the death of his infant daughter who was left in a hot minivan for several hours last month. Read More...

A break from the heat

A break from the heat

Jul 19, 2013 at 4:04 am

MINNEAOPOLIS, Minn. (AP) After several days of scorching heat, relief is in sight for Minnesotans. Read More...

Man Hurt in Tractor Rollover

Man Hurt in Tractor Rollover

Jul 18, 2013 at 1:01 pm

GETTY TOWNSHIP, Minn. (KNSI) - A Melrose man was taken to the hospital after becoming trapped inside a rolled tractor. Read More...

Monticello nuclear plant upgrade costs double

Monticello nuclear plant upgrade costs double

Jul 18, 2013 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Xcel Energy says the costs of upgrading its Monticello nuclear plant have doubled to $640 million. Read More...

Regulators tell GRE to rethink coal

Regulators tell GRE to rethink coal

Jul 18, 2013 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota regulators have told Great River Energy to rethink its dependence on burning coal to generate electricity. Read More...

AUDIO: Heat wave fades this weekend

AUDIO: Heat wave fades this weekend

Jul 18, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The heat wave that's gripping central Minnesota wil finally loosen tonight. National Weather Service meteorologist Dan Luna says high temperatures tomorrow will cool a bit into the eighties, and highs this weekend will remain in the seventies. Read More...

Minnesota unemployment inches down

Minnesota unemployment inches down

Jul 18, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota's unemployment rate is continuing its downward trend. Read More...

Dead toddler found in trunk of car

Dead toddler found in trunk of car

Jul 18, 2013 at 10:10 am

BALSAM LAKE, Wisc. (AP) Sheriff's officials say the body of a missing western Wisconsin toddler has been found in the trunk of a car near his home. Read More...

Reichensperger funeral held

Reichensperger funeral held

Jul 18, 2013 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Friends and family members gathered at St. Mary's Cathedral in in downtown St. Cloud Wednesday to pay their final respects to Karin Reichensperger. Read More...

Arrest follows St. Cloud chase

Arrest follows St. Cloud chase

Jul 18, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud police have released details on a brief chase Monday that ended with the suspect crashing his vehicle into a tree in St. Cloud. Read More...

Plane crash in Blue Earth County

Plane crash in Blue Earth County

Jul 18, 2013 at 4:04 am

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) A pilot and his passenger are OK after their light plane crashed in southern Minnesota. Read More...

Eight million spent on lobbying

Eight million spent on lobbying

Jul 18, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A new report shows local governments spent nearly $8 million lobbying state legislators last year. Read More...

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