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MnSCU must turn over syllabuses

MnSCU must turn over syllabuses

Aug 7, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) An appeals court says Minnesota State College and Universities must release faculty course materials to an organization that scrutinizes teacher prep programs. Read More...

11,000 still without power

11,000 still without power

Aug 7, 2013 at 6:06 am

CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) Utility crews are working to restore power to thousands of customers who lost service when damaging winds and hail moved through Minnesota's midsection. Read More...

Princeton man killed in rollover

Princeton man killed in rollover

Aug 7, 2013 at 6:06 am

UNDATED (KNSI) The State Patrol is reporting two more fatal crashes in the state. Both happened on Tuesday morning. Read More...

Dayton hopes for quick special session

Dayton hopes for quick special session

Aug 7, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Gov. Mark Dayton says he hopes lawmakers will agree to a quick special session after Labor Day to approve disaster assistance. Read More...

Committee studies veteran's issues

Committee studies veteran's issues

Aug 7, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A special state House committee is examining ways to improve housing options for Minnesota veterans with long-term needs. Read More...

Simon joins Sec of State race

Simon joins Sec of State race

Aug 7, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Another Democratic state lawmaker is joining the race for Minnesota secretary of state. Read More...

Lang hired as Foley police chief

Lang hired as Foley police chief

Aug 7, 2013 at 4:04 am

FOLEY, Minn. (KNSI) Katie Lang is the new Foley Police Chief. Read More...

Hail pounds central Minnesota

Hail pounds central Minnesota

Aug 7, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Many farmers in central Minnesota will be out checking their fields today to see if they dodged severe hail storms that rumbled through the region Tuesday night. Read More...

Jealousy is motive in murder-suicide

Jealousy is motive in murder-suicide

Aug 6, 2013 at 7:07 pm

NEW YORK MILLS, Minn. (AP) Authorities say a murder-suicide in New York Mills had its roots in jealousy. Read More...

Tornado Watch Issued for Central MN

Tornado Watch Issued for Central MN

Aug 6, 2013 at 3:03 pm

CHANHASSEN, Minn. (KNSI) - A tornado watch has been posted for 29 Minnesota counties, including those within our listening area. Read More...

Benton County Selects New Attorney

Benton County Selects New Attorney

Aug 6, 2013 at 2:02 pm

FOLEY, Minn. (KNSI) - An attorney from northern Minnesota has been tapped to serve as Benton County Attorney. Read More...

Dayton Calls for Action on Dropout Rates

Dayton Calls for Action on Dropout Rates

Aug 6, 2013 at 1:01 pm

BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton is challenging school leaders to find ways to lower Minnesota dropout rates, saying a diploma is essential to success in society. Read More...

Governor presses on special session

Governor presses on special session

Aug 6, 2013 at 1:01 pm

BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton says he hopes lawmakers will agree to a quick special session for after Labor Day to approve disaster assistance. Read More...

Decker shooting investigation completed

Decker shooting investigation completed

Aug 6, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension announced today that the active investigation into last November's shooting death of Cold Spring policeman Tom Decker is completed, but the case remains open in the event new information emerges. Read More...

Union drive opponents repeal ruling

Union drive opponents repeal ruling

Aug 6, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Opponents of the effort to unionize thousands of Minnesota home day care operators are appealing the ruling of a federal judge who dismissed their case. Read More...

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