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Years later, MN disposing of I-35W bridge steel

Years later, MN disposing of I-35W bridge steel

Jul 31, 2013 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - In a few weeks, the Minnesota Department of Transportation will begin parceling out tons of steel from the collapsed Interstate 35W bridge. Read More...

AUDIO: Construction update at SCSU

AUDIO: Construction update at SCSU

Jul 31, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Students have been on summer vacation at St. Cloud State--but not construction crews that are are putting the finishing touches on several multi-million dollar projects. Read More...

Pork producers host Japanese delegation

Pork producers host Japanese delegation

Jul 31, 2013 at 8:08 am

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) A Japanese trade delegation is on a tour of Minnesota pork producers, who generate more than $2 billion in annual gross revenue statewide. Read More...

Consumers pay for defunct power plant

Consumers pay for defunct power plant

Jul 31, 2013 at 7:07 am

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) North Dakota customers of Otter Tail Power will continue to foot the bill for a power plant that was never built. Read More...

Traffic deaths on the rise again

Traffic deaths on the rise again

Jul 31, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The number of people killed on Minnesota roadways is on the rise again. Read More...

Oil patch company fined $1.5 million

Oil patch company fined $1.5 million

Jul 31, 2013 at 7:07 am

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) North Dakota's Industrial Commission has fined an oil and gas company $1.5 million for violations that regulators say put a county's drinking water at risk. Read More...

AUDIO: Anti-violence rally comes to Minnesota

AUDIO: Anti-violence rally comes to Minnesota

Jul 31, 2013 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) The national drive to end gun violence makes its way to Minnesota today, with a stop by the "No More Names" bus. Read More...

Stearns adopts wheelage tax

Stearns adopts wheelage tax

Jul 31, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Stearns County has adopted a wheelage tax. The decision was made during the board's Tuesday morning meeting, the last possible date for them to approve the tax before the 2014 deadline. Read More...

Salad mix is source of illness

Salad mix is source of illness

Jul 31, 2013 at 4:04 am

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Iowa and Nebraska health officials say a prepackaged salad mix is the source of a cyclospora outbreak that sickened more than 178 people in both states. Read More...

Jury convicts Lepsch in killings

Jury convicts Lepsch in killings

Jul 31, 2013 at 4:04 am

LaCROSSE, Wisc. (AP) A jury in western Wisconsin has convicted a Minnesota man of fatally shooting a La Crosse photography store owner and his teenage son in a robbery. Read More...

Five injured in Sauk Centre rollover

Five injured in Sauk Centre rollover

Jul 31, 2013 at 4:04 am

SAUK CENTRE, Minn. (KNSI) The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says five people were injured in a rollover accident in Sauk Centre Township Tuesday. Read More...

Smithers trial pushed back

Smithers trial pushed back

Jul 31, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The trial for a teenager accused of causing a man's death in St. Cloud last year has been pushed back to November. Read More...

Leaders press for expanded I-94

Leaders press for expanded I-94

Jul 31, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Congresswoman Michele Bachmann and other elected officials from along Interstate 94 between Minneapolis and St. Cloud are asking Gov. Mark Dayton to consider making it a higher state priority to widen the freeway by a lane in each direction. Read More...

Fergus Falls boy is drowning victim

Fergus Falls boy is drowning victim

Jul 30, 2013 at 7:07 pm

INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. (AP) Sheriff's officials have released the name of a 14-year-old boy who died in a swimming accident in Voyageurs National Park in northern Minnesota. Read More...

Man Hurt Trying to Stop Rolling Semi

Man Hurt Trying to Stop Rolling Semi

Jul 30, 2013 at 6:06 pm

ST. JOSEPH, Minn. (KNSI) - A man was taken to the hospital after trying to stop his semi tractor-trailer from rolling out of a parking lot and into cross-traffic. Read More...

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