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Whitney Park body identified

Whitney Park body identified

May 16, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud police have released the identity of a body found last weekend in a wooded area on the north end of Whitney Park. Read More...

Kill creates new Epilepsy fund

Kill creates new Epilepsy fund

May 16, 2014 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota football coach Jerry Kill is starting a fund to help children with epilepsy. Read More...

Minnesota House passes Bonding Bill

Minnesota House passes Bonding Bill

May 16, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota House has given approval to more than $1 billion in construction projects paid for with state bonds and cash, a crucial link in a session-ending deal. Read More...

New system tracks water permits

New system tracks water permits

May 16, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is rolling out a new system for managing water use permits as part of its continued effort to assure the sustainability of precious groundwater. Read More...

Hollywood Spotlight, Thursday

Hollywood Spotlight, Thursday

May 15, 2014 at 11:11 am

Your hollywood dish for the day! Read More...

Developers spend $2.5 billion on rail route

Developers spend $2.5 billion on rail route

May 15, 2014 at 9:09 am

The group that is building a new light rail line connecting downtown St. Paul and Minneapolis says developers are spending an estimated $2.5 billion along the route. Read More...

Five facing federal gun charges

Five facing federal gun charges

May 15, 2014 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Five people face federal charges alleging they conspired to buy guns on behalf of gang members involved in robberies and drug deals. Read More...

Fallen officers being remembered

Fallen officers being remembered

May 15, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — In honor of police officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty, law enforcement from across Minnesota are standing guard at the state's Peace Officers Memorial for 24 hours. Read More...

Canterbury race season opens Friday

Canterbury race season opens Friday

May 15, 2014 at 5:05 am

SHAKOPEE, Minn. (AP) — Canterbury Park opens its live horse racing season on Friday. Read More...

House passes synthetic drugs bill

House passes synthetic drugs bill

May 15, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A measure aimed at synthetic drugs appears to be cruising toward final passage in the Legislature. Read More...

Possible new Wetterling link?

Possible new Wetterling link?

May 15, 2014 at 4:04 am

PAYNESVILLE, Minn. (AP) — Investigators are taking a new look into whether the abduction of Jacob Wetterling nearly 25 years ago may be linked to similar cases in central Minnesota. Read More...

Senators want biodiesel support

Senators want biodiesel support

May 15, 2014 at 4:04 am

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senators from North Dakota and Minnesota say the Obama administration should retreat on a proposal to make significant changes to renewable fuel standards and show its support for the biodiesel industry. Read More...

Walz looks into VA wait times

Walz looks into VA wait times

May 15, 2014 at 4:04 am

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Congressman Tim Walz says there is no evidence of a "secret wait list" at Minnesota VA clinics. But Walz says he is pursuing a "full accounting" of the medical scheduling process used at VA clinics in the state. Read More...

Minn. enacts 1st law on kill switch

Minn. enacts 1st law on kill switch

May 14, 2014 at 11:11 am

Minnesota has the nation's first law requiring smartphones and tablets sold in the state to have remote shut-off devices as a way to deter theft. Read More...

Building owners consider measures after fall

Building owners consider measures after fall

May 14, 2014 at 10:10 am

The owner of a Minneapolis apartment building where a 15-month old fell 11 stories met with community members to discuss measures to keep other children safe. Read More...

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