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Computers stolen from journalism program

Computers stolen from journalism program

Jan 11, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — St. Paul police say someone stole 13 computers used by student journalists at the University of St. Thomas this week. Read More...

Missing woman found dead near Melrose

Missing woman found dead near Melrose

Jan 11, 2014 at 6:06 am

MELROSE, Minn. (AP) — An 83-year-old woman who went missing from her Melrose home has been found dead. Read More...

MN Man pleads guilty in weapons case

MN Man pleads guilty in weapons case

Jan 11, 2014 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A militia member indicted in what the FBI once characterized as a terror plot to blow up a west-central Minnesota police station has pleaded guilty to weapons charges. Read More...

Suspect Identified in Sexual Assault Investigation

Suspect Identified in Sexual Assault Investigation

Jan 10, 2014 at 3:03 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - Police say they now have a viable suspect related to a sexual assault against a woman in downtown St. Cloud last September. Read More...

Tax revenues pass expectations in Nov., Dec.

Tax revenues pass expectations in Nov., Dec.

Jan 10, 2014 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota state government collected $172 million more in taxes in November and December than was previously forecast by finance officials. Read More...

Target: Data breach caught up to 70M customers

Target: Data breach caught up to 70M customers

Jan 10, 2014 at 1:01 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Target says that personal information — including phone numbers and email and mailing addresses — was stolen from as many as 70 million customers in its pre-Christmas data breach. Read More...

Alert issued for missing Melrose woman

Alert issued for missing Melrose woman

Jan 10, 2014 at 1:01 pm

MELROSE, Minn. (KNSI) The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has issued a missing persons alert for an 83 year-old Melrose woman. Read More...

Daudt involved in Montana gun incident

Daudt involved in Montana gun incident

Jan 10, 2014 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota House's leading Republican was detained by Montana authorities last September when a deal to buy an antique truck soured and a friend accompanying him displayed the lawmaker's gun. Read More...

Long Prairie adds drug drop-off box

Long Prairie adds drug drop-off box

Jan 10, 2014 at 11:11 am

LONG PRAIRIE, Minn. (KNSI) The Long Prairie Police Department has announced that the city has added a new prescription drug drop-off box. Read More...

AUDIO: Organic Conference Shares Practices, Unites Community

AUDIO: Organic Conference Shares Practices, Unites Community

Jan 10, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - The word "organic" has become a hot ticket in recent years, and today, downtown St. Cloud is bustling with the major players in Minnesota's organic farming movement. Read More...

Record natural gas used during cold snap

Record natural gas used during cold snap

Jan 10, 2014 at 9:09 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (KNSI) Minnesota's largest natural gas provider is reporting record usage during the recent cold snap. Read More...

State Fair won't use food tickets

State Fair won't use food tickets

Jan 10, 2014 at 9:09 am

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (KNSI) Cash will always be king on the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. Read More...

Winkler wants more money in early education

Winkler wants more money in early education

Jan 10, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) State Representative Ryan Winkler is proposing a $20-million increase in the current budget for early learning scholarships in Minnesota, and wants to double the total appropriation in future budgets, from $60 million up to $120 million. Read More...

DPS releases DUI numbers

DPS releases DUI numbers

Jan 10, 2014 at 8:08 am

(Undated) -- The Minnesota Public Safety Department says law enforcement agencies in the state arrested more than 2,400 impaired drivers during a crackdown from just after Thanksgiving through the end of the year. Read More...

Rancher Relief Fund tops $4 million

Rancher Relief Fund tops $4 million

Jan 10, 2014 at 6:06 am

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A fund set up to help South Dakota ranchers in the wake of an early October blizzard that killed tens of thousands of animals has surpassed $4 million. Read More...

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