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Bachmann Talks Mill Future in Sartell

Bachmann Talks Mill Future in Sartell

Aug 10, 2012 at 8:08 am

SARTELL, MN (KNSI) - Congresswoman Michele Bachmann was in Sartell Thursday meeting with local officials to talk about future uses for the now-closed Verso paper mill. Read More...

Sex Offender Arrested in St. Cloud

Sex Offender Arrested in St. Cloud

Aug 10, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - Police arrested a Level 3 sex offender for living at a residence other than where he was registered to live. Read More...

Truman settles police officer's employment claim

Truman settles police officer's employment claim

Aug 10, 2012 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The southern Minnesota city of Truman and the federal government have settled an employment claim filed by a police officer who served in Kuwait. Read More...

Canada Lynx kitten makes debut at Minnesota Zoo

Canada Lynx kitten makes debut at Minnesota Zoo

Aug 10, 2012 at 7:07 am

APPLE VALLEY, MN (AP) - A new Canada lynx kitten is making his debut at the Minnesota Zoo. Read More...

Crystal Sugar CEO will not attend union meeting

Crystal Sugar CEO will not attend union meeting

Aug 10, 2012 at 7:07 am

FARGO, N.D. (AP) - American Crystal Sugar Co. officials say the company's chief executive officer will not be attending a proposed meeting with locked-out union workers. Read More...

Minnesota consumers warned about fresh cilantro

Minnesota consumers warned about fresh cilantro

Aug 10, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - The Minnesota Department of Agriculture says consumers should not eat fresh cilantro sold at certain stores because of possible salmonella contamination. Read More...

Motorcyclist Killed in Waite Park Accident

Motorcyclist Killed in Waite Park Accident

Aug 10, 2012 at 6:06 am

WAITE PARK, MN (KNSI) - A Richmond man has died in a motorcycle crash in Waite Park. Read More...

Outside group targets Cravaack with TV ads

Outside group targets Cravaack with TV ads

Aug 10, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - A political fund targeting Republicans is going after GOP Representative Chip Cravaack with $120,000 of TV and online ads in northeastern Minnesota. Read More...

Changes in store for student lunches

Changes in store for student lunches

Aug 10, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Minnesota students will be heading back to school in a few weeks where they'll find some changes on their lunch trays. Read More...

No one hurt in SE Minnesota grain elevator explosion

No one hurt in SE Minnesota grain elevator explosion

Aug 10, 2012 at 6:06 am

KASSON, MN (AP) - A grain dust explosion and fire have damaged part of a grain elevator in southeastern Minnesota, but no one was hurt. Read More...

Dayton orders flags lowered to honor Wisconsin victims

Dayton orders flags lowered to honor Wisconsin victims

Aug 10, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton is ordering flags lowered at state and federal buildings to honor victims of the Wisconsin Sikh temple shooting. Read More...

Division to Close in East St. Cloud

Division to Close in East St. Cloud

Aug 9, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - Starting Monday morning, Division Street between Lincoln and Wilson Avenues will be closed, so work can be done on the new pedestrian bridge that's being built, as well as on the road that runs underneath it. Read More...

Two Minneapolis Bars Face Possible Closure

Two Minneapolis Bars Face Possible Closure

Aug 9, 2012 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS (KNSI) – Officials have had enough of the violence and infractions at two nightclubs in the Warehouse District, and are recommending their liquor licenses be revoked. Read More...

Residents Respond to Amoeba Threat

Residents Respond to Amoeba Threat

Aug 9, 2012 at 8:08 am

STILLWATER, MN (KNSI) – Is it safe to go in the water? That question remains for some Minnesotans after a rare amoeba infection took the life of a nine year-old boy who swam in Lily Lake in Stillwater last week. Read More...

St. Cloud Dispatch Center Era Over

St. Cloud Dispatch Center Era Over

Aug 9, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - St. Cloud is losing its State Patrol dispatch center. The Patrol announced Wednesday it will move the center to Roseville--effective September 12th. Read More...

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