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Red Cross Asking For Blood Before Holiday Hits

Red Cross Asking For Blood Before Holiday Hits

Jun 26, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - The American Red Cross is putting out a plea for people to donate blood in advance of the Fourth of July holiday. Read More...

Minnesota Power: Floodwaters apparently have crested

Minnesota Power: Floodwaters apparently have crested

Jun 26, 2012 at 7:07 am

DULUTH, MN (AP) - Minnesota Power says floodwaters apparently have crested and water levels are starting to drop at its reservoirs in northeastern Minnesota. Read More...

St. Cloud High Schooler Selected for National Program

St. Cloud High Schooler Selected for National Program

Jun 26, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - A St. Cloud Tech High School student is in select company. Seventeen year-old Zachary McFarland is one of 98 high school student representatives throughout the country chosen to attend The American Legion Boys Nation. Read More...

Flood Warning to Expire Early

Flood Warning to Expire Early

Jun 26, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - The National Weather Service has scaled back that Flood Warning along the Mississippi River through St. Cloud, saying cresting waters will fall below the nine foot flood level by Wednesday morning. Read More...

Rain, high winds, hail slow Minnesota fieldwork

Rain, high winds, hail slow Minnesota fieldwork

Jun 26, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Heavy rain, high winds and hail have slowed Minnesota farmers in the field. Read More...

Economic Development Department Extends Grant Application Deadling

Economic Development Department Extends Grant Application Deadling

Jun 26, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (KNSI) - The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development has extended the deadline for applying for 47-and-a-half million dollars in bond money for capital projects. Read More...

4 shot near Minneapolis nightclub

4 shot near Minneapolis nightclub

Jun 26, 2012 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Four people are recovering from gunshot wounds following a shooting outside a popular nightclub in downtown Minneapolis. Read More...

Minnesota man pleads guilty in mother's machete death

Minnesota man pleads guilty in mother's machete death

Jun 26, 2012 at 7:07 am

FERGUS FALLS, MN (AP) - A western Minnesota man has pleaded guilty in a machete attack that killed his 68-year-old mother. Read More...

Road flood damage keeps Jay Cooke park closed

Road flood damage keeps Jay Cooke park closed

Jun 26, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says Jay Cooke State Park will remain closed for now due to severe flood damage to Highway 210. Read More...

Police Investigating Pair of Waite Park Burglaries

Police Investigating Pair of Waite Park Burglaries

Jun 26, 2012 at 7:07 am

WAITE PARK, MN (KNSI) – Two residential burglaries in the last five days have police in Waite Park looking for answers. Read More...

Sartell Board Settles on New Members

Sartell Board Settles on New Members

Jun 26, 2012 at 6:06 am

SARTELL, MN (KNSI) - The Sartell-St. Stephen School Board has two new members. Chris Gross and Gary Schnellert were appointed last night to fill two vacancies, chosen from six final applicants. Read More...

Ex-aide meets privately with top Minnesota senators

Ex-aide meets privately with top Minnesota senators

Jun 26, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - The former aide threatening to sue the Minnesota Senate over his firing related to a high-level affair has met privately with top GOP senators. Read More...

Court rules in favor of Goodhue Co. wind turbines

Court rules in favor of Goodhue Co. wind turbines

Jun 26, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - The Minnesota Court of Appeals has ruled in favor of a wind turbine project in Goodhue County. Read More...

Some Minnesota towns curb political parade takeovers

Some Minnesota towns curb political parade takeovers

Jun 26, 2012 at 6:06 am

AFTON, MN (AP) - Politicians and parades go hand in hand come election year, but some Washington County communities are cracking down to protect citizens from getting too bored. Read More...

New system means weather warnings on smartphones

New system means weather warnings on smartphones

Jun 26, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Coming soon to your smartphone, automatic severe weather alerts that don't require a special app or text-message setting. Read More...

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