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Bicyclist killed in hit-and-run in Minneapolis

Bicyclist killed in hit-and-run in Minneapolis

Jul 6, 2013 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ A young woman who was hit by a vehicle while riding her bicycle has died _ and police are still looking for the driver who sped from the scene. Read More...

3 die in motorcycle crashes in Minnesota

3 die in motorcycle crashes in Minnesota

Jul 6, 2013 at 6:06 am

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) _ Three people are dead after two separate motorcycle crashes in Minnesota. Read More...

St. Paul cleaning logjam on Mississippi

St. Paul cleaning logjam on Mississippi

Jul 6, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) _ The city of St. Paul is removing large trees and branches that have been jamming a channel of the Mississippi River, despite questions about who will foot the bill, which could cost up to $25,000. Read More...

YMCA offers water safety classes

YMCA offers water safety classes

Jul 5, 2013 at 10:10 am

BLAINE, Minn. (AP) _ The Greater Twin Cities YMCA is developing water safety lessons for low-income people in hopes of preventing drownings and luring more minorities into competitive swimming. Read More...

Counties considering new wheelage tax

Counties considering new wheelage tax

Jul 5, 2013 at 10:10 am

County commissioners across the state are considering wheelage taxes after the Legislature recently expanded the option beyond Twin Cities metro counties. Read More...

WI island closed for possibly 2 weeks

WI island closed for possibly 2 weeks

Jul 5, 2013 at 10:10 am

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) _ Part of a national park in northwestern Wisconsin having problems with increased bear activity could be closed for as long as two weeks. Read More...

Audio: Red Cross calls for summer blood donors

Audio: Red Cross calls for summer blood donors

Jul 5, 2013 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (KNSI) - The American Red Cross is hoping people don't forget the importance of donating blood during busy holiday times when total donations can get a little lean. Read More...

Caution Urged for Rest of Holiday Travel

Caution Urged for Rest of Holiday Travel

Jul 5, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn (KNSI) – Drivers are being reminded of the dangers of distractions behind the wheel as the long holiday weekend continues. Read More...

2 die in Pine County motorcycle crash

2 die in Pine County motorcycle crash

Jul 5, 2013 at 6:06 am

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) _ Two people are dead after a motorcycle crash in eastern Minnesota. Read More...

Fire destroys Duluth motel, 2 injured

Fire destroys Duluth motel, 2 injured

Jul 5, 2013 at 6:06 am

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) _ A Duluth motel has been destroyed by an intense fire, and two people were injured in the blaze. Read More...

MN companies applaud Obamacare delay

MN companies applaud Obamacare delay

Jul 5, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) _ The Obama administration's decision to delay until 2015 a health care obligation for employers is welcome news for some Minnesota companies. Read More...

Feds ask about transcripts at SCSU

Feds ask about transcripts at SCSU

Jul 5, 2013 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) _ Officials with the FBI and U.S. Department of Education have begun investigating reports about student transcripts being secretly changed at St. Cloud State University. Read More...

2 shocked charging battery on MN lake

2 shocked charging battery on MN lake

Jul 5, 2013 at 5:05 am

BIG LAKE, Minn. (AP) _ Two people have suffered electrical shocks while trying to charge a boat battery in a lake in Sherburne County. Read More...

Missouri teen dies in MN traffic collision

Missouri teen dies in MN traffic collision

Jul 5, 2013 at 5:05 am

LINDEN GROVE, Minn. (AP) _ The Minnesota State Patrol says a car collided with a semi-trailer, killing a Missouri teen and leaving two others with serious injuries. Read More...

Police Easily Nab Fleeing Moped Driver

Police Easily Nab Fleeing Moped Driver

Jul 4, 2013 at 3:03 pm

MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) - A Moorhead man who tried to flee from police found out the hard way that a moped doesn't make a great escape vehicle. Read More...

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