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PUC approves pipeline project

PUC approves pipeline project

Jul 18, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission has unanimously approved plans by Enbridge Energy to boost the capacity of its oil pipeline in Minnesota. Read More...

Dayton requests disaster designation

Dayton requests disaster designation

Jul 18, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Governor Mark Dayton is asking for a major fderal disaster declaration for 18 Minnesota counties hit by flash flooding and severe storms in June. Read More...

Man Arrested on Multiple Charges After Chase

Man Arrested on Multiple Charges After Chase

Jul 17, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - A St. Cloud man is facing felony charges after leading police on a short car chase. Read More...

Heat Advisory Issued for Central MN Counties

Heat Advisory Issued for Central MN Counties

Jul 17, 2013 at 2:02 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - It's undeniably sticky out, but now the National Weather Service has officially declared a Heat Advisory for central Minnesota. Read More...

DNR adds

DNR adds "clean and drain" areas to boat launches

Jul 17, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) To help boaters prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species, Minnesota is adding more than 200 "clean-and-drain" areas at boat launches this summer. Read More...

Dayton weighs in on Zimmerman case

Dayton weighs in on Zimmerman case

Jul 17, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says the Florida case involving Trayvon Martin's death in a scuffle with a neighborhood watch volunteer has stiffened his opposition to efforts to expand cases where lethal force is presumed legitimate. Read More...

Heat impacts milk production

Heat impacts milk production

Jul 17, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The heat and humidity can be hard on anyone who works or spends a great amount of time outdoors, but it can also be tough on milk-producing cows. Read More...

New fruit fly threatens Minnesota crop

New fruit fly threatens Minnesota crop

Jul 17, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A harmful new fruit fly threatens Minnesota's raspberry, blueberry, strawberry, grape and cherry crops. Read More...

Lawmaker busted in prostitution sting

Lawmaker busted in prostitution sting

Jul 17, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A Canadian legislator is admitting a lapse in judgment after his arrest in a prostitution sting while in Minnesota for a government conference. Read More...

AUDIO: Signs of heat stress

AUDIO: Signs of heat stress

Jul 17, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A Heat Advisory remains posted for the Twin Cities area and southeast Minnesota through Sunday night, where daytime high temperatures will climb into the low to mid 90's, and the heat index--which factors in humidity-- will approach 100. Read More...

AUDIO: United Way closing in on new CEO

AUDIO: United Way closing in on new CEO

Jul 17, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The United Way of Central Minnesota is getting closer to hiring a new CEO. Read More...

Xcel announces wind projects

Xcel announces wind projects

Jul 17, 2013 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (KNSI) Xcel Energy has announced it has submitted a proposal to state regulators to add 600 megawatts of wind resources in its upper midwest service territory. Read More...

Cliff jumper's body found in St. Croix River

Cliff jumper's body found in St. Croix River

Jul 17, 2013 at 4:04 am

CENTER CITY, Minn. (AP) Authorities have recovered the body of a Minnesota man who died after jumping off a cliff into the St. Croix River. Read More...

Dayton speaks at legislative conference

Dayton speaks at legislative conference

Jul 17, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Gov. Mark Dayton is speaking to hundreds of state legislators from the Midwest as they gather in St. Paul for a conference. Read More...

Replica biplane downs in Superior Bay

Replica biplane downs in Superior Bay

Jul 16, 2013 at 2:02 pm

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — No one was hurt when a biplane crashed into Superior Bay in Duluth. Read More...

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