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New basil fungal disease found in Minnesota

New basil fungal disease found in Minnesota

Sep 5, 2012 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Minnesota gardeners who grow basil for cooking should be aware of a new fungal disease that attacks the herb. Read More...

Minnesota pheasant numbers up but lag average

Minnesota pheasant numbers up but lag average

Sep 5, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Minnesota's pheasant population is up thanks to a mild winter followed by a warm spring, but it's still way below average. Read More...

Minneapolis mayor blasts Republicans in DNC speech

Minneapolis mayor blasts Republicans in DNC speech

Sep 5, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak is taking aim at Republicans for trying to torpedo President Barrack Obama's programs, instead of helping to solve the nation's problems. Read More...

Some flood-damaged Minnesota roads close to reopening

Some flood-damaged Minnesota roads close to reopening

Sep 5, 2012 at 7:07 am

DULUTH, MN (AP) - Some flood-damaged roads are close to reopening in northeastern Minnesota. Read More...

Minnesota reports 9 more West Nile cases

Minnesota reports 9 more West Nile cases

Sep 5, 2012 at 7:07 am

WORTHINGTON, MN (AP) - Health officials have confirmed another nine cases of West Nile virus in Minnesota over the past week. Read More...

Condition of Minnesota's corn crop holds steady

Condition of Minnesota's corn crop holds steady

Sep 5, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - The condition ratings for Minnesota's corn crop held steady amid warm, dry weather this past week. Read More...

Wildfire slowly growing in BWCAW near Ely

Wildfire slowly growing in BWCAW near Ely

Sep 5, 2012 at 7:07 am

ELY, MN (AP) - A fire continues to slowly grow in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness northwest of Ely. Read More...

Longtime St. Cloud Lawyer Passes Away

Longtime St. Cloud Lawyer Passes Away

Sep 4, 2012 at 3:03 pm

SAINT CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A longtime St. Cloud lawyer has passed away. John Dennis Quinlivan, of Quinlivan and Hughes law firm, passed away this morning at the age of 76. Read More...

Whooping Cough Cases Continue To Rise

Whooping Cough Cases Continue To Rise

Sep 4, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (KNSI) – The number of cases of pertussis, also known as whooping cough, continue to rise in Minnesota. Read More...

Crews battle wildfire in Boundary Waters near Ely

Crews battle wildfire in Boundary Waters near Ely

Sep 4, 2012 at 7:07 am

ELY, MN (AP) - Ground crews are battling another wildfire in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness northwest of Ely. Read More...

Mayor Calls for Pedestrian Overpass in Ramsey

Mayor Calls for Pedestrian Overpass in Ramsey

Sep 4, 2012 at 7:07 am

RAMSEY, MN (KNSI) - Highway 10 in Ramsey, the site of two traffic deaths over the Labor Day weekend, needs new overpasses to protect pedestrians. That's what Ramsey Mayor Bob Ramsey said Monday. Read More...

Report Shows Extreme Shortage of Low Income Housing

Report Shows Extreme Shortage of Low Income Housing

Sep 4, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (KNSI) - When it comes to rental housing choices for low-income Minnesotans--their options are pretty tight. That's according to a new report out today from the Minnesota Housing Partnership. Read More...

Minnesota casino cooks up record 1-ton cheeseburger

Minnesota casino cooks up record 1-ton cheeseburger

Sep 4, 2012 at 7:07 am

CARLTON, MN (AP) - A Minnesota casino has cooked up a world-record bacon cheeseburger that's 10 feet in diameter and weighs more than a ton. Read More...

Nearly Record Temps Seen on Labor Day

Nearly Record Temps Seen on Labor Day

Sep 4, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - St. Cloud came within just a few degrees of a record high temperature on Labor Day. Read More...

McDonald's Hmong ad gets mixed reviews in St. Paul

McDonald's Hmong ad gets mixed reviews in St. Paul

Sep 4, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Members of St. Paul's Hmong community say they have mixed feelings about a new McDonald's billboard in their language. Read More...

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