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Sauk Rapids woman struck by car in St. Cloud

Sauk Rapids woman struck by car in St. Cloud

May 16, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - A Sauk Rapids woman is in critical condition after authorities say she tried to cross Highway 23 in St. Cloud last night and was hit by car. Read More...

Minnesota Waters plans to shut down, cites money woes

Minnesota Waters plans to shut down, cites money woes

May 16, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (AP) - Money woes are forcing a Minnesota nonprofit involved in water-quality issues to end operations. Read More...

Workers OK strike at 8 Twin Cities hospitals

Workers OK strike at 8 Twin Cities hospitals

May 16, 2012 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Workers have authorized a temporary strike at eight Twin Cities hospitals. Read More...

Burning restrictions easing in northern Minnesota

Burning restrictions easing in northern Minnesota

May 16, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - As the drought recedes and the landscape greens up, the Department of Natural Resources is lifting burning restrictions in moreMinnesota counties. Read More...

Recommendation to end University of Minnesota special leaves

Recommendation to end University of Minnesota special leaves

May 15, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - The University of Minnesota's president is recommending an end to special administrative paid leaves. Read More...

Motorcyclist killed in collision with deer

Motorcyclist killed in collision with deer

May 15, 2012 at 8:08 am

MORRISON COUNTY, MN (KNSI) – A motorcyclist is dead today after he collieded with a deer last night in Morrison County. Read More...

Arrest made in armed robbery case

Arrest made in armed robbery case

May 15, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - St. Cloud police have arrested two men who are accused of robbing a third man at gunpoint. Read More...

Study finds rural poverty higher

Study finds rural poverty higher

May 15, 2012 at 8:08 am

LYONS, NE (KNSI) - A new report from the Center for Rural Affairs found poverty rates in the Midwest and Great Plains are generally higher in rural counties than in the urban centers in the region. Read More...

Sauk Rapids buys land for potential liquor store

Sauk Rapids buys land for potential liquor store

May 15, 2012 at 7:07 am

SAUK RAPIDS, MN (KNSI) – Construction is not expected to begin anytime soon, but Sauk Rapids is taking steps to open a second city owned liquor store. Read More...

Minnesota corn, soybean planting way ahead of average

Minnesota corn, soybean planting way ahead of average

May 15, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota farmers continue to make progress on planting corn and soybeans, thanks to warm, dry weather. Read More...

Right-to-die group leader criticizes indictments

Right-to-die group leader criticizes indictments

May 15, 2012 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The president of a right-to-die group says Minnesota prosecutors are misguided for pursuing indictments in the 2007 suicide of an Apple Valley woman. Read More...

Hontos to seek another council term

Hontos to seek another council term

May 15, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - George Hontos wants another term on the St. Cloud City Council. Read More...

Pawlenty denies any interest in VP job

Pawlenty denies any interest in VP job

May 15, 2012 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Former presidential candidate Tim Pawlenty says he wants off the list of potential running mates for Mitt Romney. Read More...

Two dead, third wounded in St. Anthony shooting

Two dead, third wounded in St. Anthony shooting

May 15, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. ANTHONY, MN (AP) - Two people are dead and a third is wounded following a shooting in the Twin Cities suburb of St. Anthony. Read More...

MnSCU board to consider budget with tuition hikes

MnSCU board to consider budget with tuition hikes

May 15, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Officials of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system say their proposed budget holds the line on tuition increases. Read More...

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