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Government Approves Federal Disaster Aid for Stearns, Benton Counties

Government Approves Federal Disaster Aid for Stearns, Benton Counties

Jul 25, 2013 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - President Obama has signed a federal disaster declaration for 18 Minnesota counties - including those herre in St. Cloud - hit hard by severe storms, high winds and flooding in late June. Read More...

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VIDEO: "Swing Fore Charity" Golf Outing

Jul 25, 2013 at 1:01 pm

Looks like fun to us! Check out a video of the 2013 "Swing Fore Charity" golf tournament, sponsored by Jacobs Financial. Read More...

Armyworms turn up in central MN cornfields

Armyworms turn up in central MN cornfields

Jul 25, 2013 at 12:12 pm

AVON, Minn. (AP) - Armyworms are being blamed for damaging a number of central Minnesota cornfields. Read More...

AUDIO: Update on aquatic center coming

AUDIO: Update on aquatic center coming

Jul 25, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud Mayor Dave Kleis says an update should be coming soon on plans for the city's new aquatic center. Read More...

Vikings signs first round picks

Vikings signs first round picks

Jul 25, 2013 at 10:10 am

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Vikings have signed all three first-round draft picks a day before the team is scheduled to hold its first training camp practice. Read More...

Storm damage in Grey Eagle area

Storm damage in Grey Eagle area

Jul 25, 2013 at 9:09 am

GREY EAGLE, Minn. (KNSI) Severe weather damage in Todd County Wednesday night. Read More...

U.S. prison population drops

U.S. prison population drops

Jul 25, 2013 at 9:09 am

WASHINGTON (AP) The government says the U.S. prison population dropped for the third straight year in 2012. Read More...

NWS confirms Mahnomen Co. tornado

NWS confirms Mahnomen Co. tornado

Jul 25, 2013 at 8:08 am

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (KNSI) The National Weather Service says has confirmed that an EF-2 tornado with estimated winds of 115 miles-per-hour bounced along an 18-mile-long, 150-yard-wide path of Mahnomen County Monday morning. Read More...

More smokers trying to quit

More smokers trying to quit

Jul 25, 2013 at 8:08 am

UNDATED (KNSI) New figures from ClearWay Minnesota suggest a lot of smokers have been trying to quit since the state's cigarette tax went up a $1.60. Read More...

Parents: School should have warned of park dangers

Parents: School should have warned of park dangers

Jul 25, 2013 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Parents whose children went on a fatal field trip to a St. Paul park say they should have been warned of possible dangers. Read More...

Commerce Dept holding auction

Commerce Dept holding auction

Jul 25, 2013 at 5:05 am

MINNETONKA, Minn. (AP) Autographed baseball cards, other sports memorabilia, rare coins, notable artwork and vintage jewelry taken from abandoned safe-deposit boxes are up for grabs at an auction being staged by the Minnesota Department of Commerce. Read More...

Senser appeals to State Supreme Court

Senser appeals to State Supreme Court

Jul 25, 2013 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) The wife of a former Minnesota Viking is appealing her conviction in a fatal hit-and-run accident to the state Supreme Court. Read More...

Monticello man charged in crash

Monticello man charged in crash

Jul 25, 2013 at 4:04 am

MONTICELLO, Minn. (KNSI) A Monticello man who caused a crash while fleeing from police following an armed robbery in Big Lake faces charged in both Sherburne and Wright Counties following Monday's crash. Read More...

Baby treated for skunk bites

Baby treated for skunk bites

Jul 24, 2013 at 5:05 pm

LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) Authorities say a skunk that bit a 5-month-old baby several times in the face in Morrison County has tested positive for rabies. Read More...

Documents unsealed in Rogers case

Documents unsealed in Rogers case

Jul 24, 2013 at 4:04 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A newly unsealed court document says a Texas man tipped the FBI that a man he visited in western Minnesota was involved in more than just an ordinary protest movement. Read More...

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