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Officer injured in collision with light rain train

Officer injured in collision with light rain train

Feb 2, 2014 at 12:12 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Maple Grove police officer who helped rescue a driver from a burning car this past week escaped serious injury when his squad car collided with a light-rail train in downtown Minneapolis. Read More...

Meetings set for proposed oil pipeline

Meetings set for proposed oil pipeline

Feb 2, 2014 at 12:12 pm

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A Canadian company has slated meetings in Minot and Grand Forks to discuss its emergency response procedures for a proposed pipeline that would move North Dakota oil to Minnesota and Wisconsin. Read More...

Direct payments plowed under

Direct payments plowed under

Feb 2, 2014 at 12:12 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A five-year federal farm that could become law in the coming week does away with farm subsidies that have guided agriculture through record profits in recent years. Read More...

Audio: Perske holds campaign kickoff

Audio: Perske holds campaign kickoff

Feb 1, 2014 at 4:04 pm

SARTELL, Minn. (KNSI) Sartell Mayor Joe Perske held a campaign kickoff event Saturday afternoon in his bid to win Minnesota's Sixth District Congressional seat. Read More...

Train derails near Olivia

Train derails near Olivia

Feb 1, 2014 at 6:06 am

OLIVIA, Minn. (KNSI) The Renville County Sheriff's Office says four cars on a Twin Cities and Western Railroad train derailed Friday afternoon. Read More...

Waterfowl symposium in Bloomington

Waterfowl symposium in Bloomington

Feb 1, 2014 at 6:06 am

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — Hunters, outdoor enthusiasts and natural resource managers will gather at the Mall of America Ramada Hotel to celebrate Minnesota's waterfowl and wetland resources. Read More...

Sieben won't join Dayton ticket

Sieben won't join Dayton ticket

Feb 1, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota state senator mentioned prominently as a running mate for Democratic Governor Mark Dayton says she doesn't want the job. Read More...

Audio: Northstar ridership sets record

Audio: Northstar ridership sets record

Jan 31, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Ridership on both the Northstar Link Commuter bus and Northstar train grew in 2013. Read More...

FAA ground drone beer delivery

FAA ground drone beer delivery

Jan 31, 2014 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A craft brewer had a plan to deliver beer to thirsty ice fishing anglers on a Minnesota lake until the Federal Aviation Administration stepped in and grounded the idea. Read More...

More than 9,000 lose power

More than 9,000 lose power

Jan 31, 2014 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — More than 9,000 customers are without power in the Twin Cities area. Read More...

Audio: Eric Decker Day at ROCORI

Audio: Eric Decker Day at ROCORI

Jan 31, 2014 at 6:06 am

COLD SPRING, Minn. (AP) — A small town in central Minnesota is celebrating Denver Broncos wide receiver Eric Decker. Read More...

Benson joins Thompson ticket

Benson joins Thompson ticket

Jan 31, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Republican Dave Thompson's selection of a running mate starts a parade of political pairings in Minnesota's race for governor. Read More...

Vee releasing new CD

Vee releasing new CD

Jan 31, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. JOSEPH, Minn. (AP) — Former 1960s pop idol Bobby Vee is not letting Alzheimer's disease silence him. Read More...

Ortman to honor endorsement

Ortman to honor endorsement

Jan 31, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Republican U.S. Senate candidate Julianne Ortman says she will drop her bid to run against Democratic Sen. Al Franken if she doesn't get the GOP endorsement. Read More...

Propane hotline takes 80 calls on Day one

Propane hotline takes 80 calls on Day one

Jan 31, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota officials have set up a public hotline to help residents deal with propane issues during this recent shortage. Read More...

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