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Update: Duplex Fire

Update: Duplex Fire

Feb 20, 2014 at 7:07 am

Investigators say a Minneapolis duplex fire that killed five children last Friday appears to be accidental. Read More...

Biden: Health care sign-ups may fall short

Biden: Health care sign-ups may fall short

Feb 20, 2014 at 7:07 am

Vice President Joe Biden says it will be a good start for the federal health care law if 5 million to 6 million people sign up by the end of March. That would be significantly short of the Obama administration's unofficial goal of 7 million. Read More...

Minn. offers specialty crop grants

Minn. offers specialty crop grants

Feb 20, 2014 at 7:07 am

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is looking for innovative grant proposals for specialty crop research and development. Read More...

AUDIO: Waite Park Crime, Staffing Levels Highlighted During State of The City Speech

AUDIO: Waite Park Crime, Staffing Levels Highlighted During State of The City Speech

Feb 19, 2014 at 3:03 pm

WAITE PARK, Minn. (KNSI) - For a relatively small population - roughly 8,000 people - the community of Waite Park faces some bigger city challenges. Read More...

Boy injured in snow tunnel collapse

Boy injured in snow tunnel collapse

Feb 19, 2014 at 10:10 am

ZIMMERMAN, Minn. (AP) — A father was able to rescue his 12-year-old son from a collapsed snow tunnel in Sherburne County. Read More...

Audio: DNR streams live bald eagle cam

Audio: DNR streams live bald eagle cam

Feb 19, 2014 at 10:10 am

America's national bird, the bald eagle, is about to become a regular visitor in homes, offices and classrooms across the state, thanks to The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Read More...

Audio: Breakdown in timely service

Audio: Breakdown in timely service

Feb 19, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The chairman of the Northstar Corridor Development Authority says there has been a, "breakdown in timely service" by Northstar trains this winter, and it's already have a negative effect on ridership. Read More...

Arson Suspected for 2nd Day in A Row at St. Cloud Apartment Building

Arson Suspected for 2nd Day in A Row at St. Cloud Apartment Building

Feb 19, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - Arson is suspected for a second straight morning at a St. Cloud apartment building. Read More...

Elderly woman seeks damages in sexual assault case

Elderly woman seeks damages in sexual assault case

Feb 19, 2014 at 9:09 am

Court records show an 89-year-old woman who was raped at a senior living home in northeastern Minnesota received no treatment or counseling after reporting the attack and was sent to the mental health unit of a Duluth hospital against her wishes. Read More...

Sauk Rapids man claims win over National Security Agency

Sauk Rapids man claims win over National Security Agency

Feb 19, 2014 at 9:09 am

SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) — Federal authorities have dropped an attempt to block a Minnesota man from marketing merchandise poking fun at the National Security Agency for its surveillance of citizens. Read More...

1 of 3 siblings sentenced in Meth Conspiracy

1 of 3 siblings sentenced in Meth Conspiracy

Feb 19, 2014 at 8:08 am

One of three siblings convicted in a methamphetamine conspiracy has been sentenced to 11½ years in prison. Read More...

Boys level Minn. man's homemade ice castle

Boys level Minn. man's homemade ice castle

Feb 19, 2014 at 7:07 am

It took two kids armed with a golf club only a few minutes to destroy a St. Paul man's ice castle that he spent two months building. Read More...

MnSure debuts new ads

MnSure debuts new ads

Feb 19, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's health exchange is airing new TV ads with testimonials from people who saved money buying insurance on MNsure. Read More...

Heart problem caused fatal plane crash

Heart problem caused fatal plane crash

Feb 19, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The National Transportation Safety Board says a pilot's heart problem likely contributed to his fatal plane crash in south-central Minnesota last spring. Read More...

Another Northstar train crash

Another Northstar train crash

Feb 19, 2014 at 5:05 am

ELK RIVER, Minn. (AP) — No one was hurt when two Northstar trains and a car collided near Elk River. Read More...

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