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Inspiration for high court ruling dies

Inspiration for high court ruling dies

Jul 9, 2013 at 11:11 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ The 7-year-old Minnesota girl whose rare cancer led to a precedent-setting malpractice ruling by the state Supreme Court has died, according to the family's attorney. Read More...

Tree plantings in BWCA

Tree plantings in BWCA

Jul 9, 2013 at 10:10 am

SUPERIOR NATIONAL FOREST, Minn. (AP) A team of researchers is planting thousands of red oak trees in northern Minnesota over the next two years in an experiment designed to help the north woods adapt to coming climate change. Read More...

AUDIO: Bandshell in Lake George's future?

AUDIO: Bandshell in Lake George's future?

Jul 9, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Talks about building a new bandshell at Lake George in St. Cloud are heating up once again. Read More...

Committee hearing on synthetic drugs

Committee hearing on synthetic drugs

Jul 9, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A legislative committee formed in response to synthetic drug use in Minnesota is holding its first hearing. Read More...

Officials plan for electronic voting rosters

Officials plan for electronic voting rosters

Jul 9, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A pilot project in the works for this fall replaces those reams of voter sign-in sheets at polling places with electronic rosters. Read More...

Judge wants lower Xcel rate hike

Judge wants lower Xcel rate hike

Jul 9, 2013 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) An administrative law judge says Xcel Energy's proposed electricity rate hike should be held to 4.7 percent. Read More...

Narrow Victory for Dog Park Plans

Narrow Victory for Dog Park Plans

Jul 8, 2013 at 9:09 pm

SARTELL, Minn. (KNSI) - After much debate, the Sartell City Council put their stamp of approval on plans to create a dog park. Read More...

Council Delays Verso Demolition Permit

Council Delays Verso Demolition Permit

Jul 8, 2013 at 9:09 pm

SARTELL, Minn (KNSI) - Plans to move forward with the demolition of the now-defunct Verso Paper Mill have been put on hold - at least for now. Read More...

Severe storm threat approaches

Severe storm threat approaches

Jul 8, 2013 at 5:05 pm

CHANHASSEN, Minn. (KNSI) Thunderstorms are expected to spread into west central and southwest Minnesota during the late evening hours Monday. The storms will then progress slowly eastward overnight. A few of the storms could be severe with damaging winds over southwest and south central Minnesota. Areas of fog are also possible tonight to the north and east of the Twin Cities. Read More...

Randy Travis in critical condition

Randy Travis in critical condition

Jul 8, 2013 at 4:04 pm

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Country music star Randy Travis has been hospitalized in Texas with viral cardiomyopathy. Read More...

Warm weather helps crops catch up

Warm weather helps crops catch up

Jul 8, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) long stretch of warm, dry weather last week helped Minnesota's crops catch up on growing. Read More...

Prank kidnapping could yield charges

Prank kidnapping could yield charges

Jul 8, 2013 at 4:04 pm

FOREST LAKE, Minn. (AP) Police say a potential kidnapping caught on security video at a Wal-Mart store in Forest Lake was just a hoax by four sisters. Read More...

Three Black Bears Spotted in St. Cloud Tree

Three Black Bears Spotted in St. Cloud Tree

Jul 8, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - It's not typical for urban police officers to be called to the scene of a bear sighting, but that's exactly what happened in St. Cloud on Sunday afternoon. Read More...

Minneapolis police arrest hit-and-run suspect

Minneapolis police arrest hit-and-run suspect

Jul 8, 2013 at 3:03 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minneapolis police say they've arrested a suspect in the hit-and-run death of a bicyclist. Read More...

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