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State to lift burning limits Monday in 13 counties

State to lift burning limits Monday in 13 counties

May 4, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - State burning restrictions are being lifted next week in 13 more Minnesota counties. Read More...

Student diagnosed with tuberculosis

Student diagnosed with tuberculosis

May 4, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNS) - Officials at Apollo High School say they're investigating what they're calling a low-risk case of a student being diagnosed with tuberculosis. Apollo parents were notified yesterday. Read More...

Presidential visit to Minnesota possible this summer

Presidential visit to Minnesota possible this summer

May 4, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - The details are still in the planning stages, but it looks like President Barack Obama may make a visit to Minnesota this summer. Read More...

Bachmann places endorsement behind Romney

Bachmann places endorsement behind Romney

May 4, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - It took nearly four months -- but now, it's official -- St. Cloud Rep. Michele Bachmann has endorsed one-time Republican rival Mitt Romney for president. Read More...

Local guard soldiers continue to arrive home

Local guard soldiers continue to arrive home

May 4, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - More reunions today for members of the Minnesota National Guard and their families. Read More...

Minnesota legislature off Friday, stadium drama looms

Minnesota legislature off Friday, stadium drama looms

May 4, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Minnesota lawmakers are taking a day off as they prepare for a flurry of activity at the start of next week. Read More...

Number of bike deaths down in 2011

Number of bike deaths down in 2011

May 4, 2012 at 7:07 am

SAINT PAUL, MN (KNSI) - State transportation and safety officials say four bicyclists were killed in Minnesota last year -- that's the lowest number of bike fatalities since 2007. Read More...

Authorities warn of scammers in wake of storm

Authorities warn of scammers in wake of storm

May 4, 2012 at 7:07 am

ALBANY, MN (KNSI) – After Tuesday night's hail storms and severe weather, authorities are warning local residents of scam artists operating under the guise of solicting home repairs. Read More...

Amy Senser guilty in hit-and-run

Amy Senser guilty in hit-and-run

May 3, 2012 at 3:03 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The wife of a former Minnesota Viking has been convicted of two felonies in a hit-and-run that killed a man. Read More...

Minnesota Senate panel takes up fishing license fees

Minnesota Senate panel takes up fishing license fees

May 3, 2012 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Whether to raise fees for hunting and fishing licenses is on the agenda of a Minnesota Senate committee Tuesday. Read More...

Senser deliberations resume

Senser deliberations resume

May 3, 2012 at 10:10 am

Jurors have begun a third day of deliberations in the fatal hit-and-run trial of Amy Senser, the wife of ex-Minnesota Viking Joe Senser Read More...

Medtronic laying off 220 workers

Medtronic laying off 220 workers

May 3, 2012 at 8:08 am

FRIDLEY, MN (AP) - Medtronic Inc. is restructuring its cardiac rhythm disease management division and is laying off about 220 workers. Read More...

Woman fights off potential purse snatcher

Woman fights off potential purse snatcher

May 3, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) – Police are investigating an overnight attempted robbery in St. Cloud where the victim got the better of her attacker. Read More...

Severe thunderstorm warning expired

Severe thunderstorm warning expired

May 3, 2012 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (KNSI) - A severe thunderstorm warning for northern Benton County and Morrison County issued Thursday morning has expired after forecasters noticed a weakening of the line of storms. Read More...

No charges in alleged sexual assault

No charges in alleged sexual assault

May 3, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - Three men suspected of taking part in a sexual assault on the St. Cloud State campus back in March will not be charged in the case. Read More...

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