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Heat Advisory in St. Cloud, Near Record Highs Expected

Heat Advisory in St. Cloud, Near Record Highs Expected

Jul 16, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - Another round of heat in central Minnesota has prompted the National Weather Service to issue a Heat Advisory for the St. Cloud area until 9 p.m. today. Read More...

Mysterious Gunshots Under Investigation

Mysterious Gunshots Under Investigation

Jul 16, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) – Gunshots in downtown St. Cloud Saturday night have police searching for answers. Read More...

Paynesville Bypass to Open This Week

Paynesville Bypass to Open This Week

Jul 16, 2012 at 7:07 am

PAYNESVILLE, MN (KNSI) - The Minnesota DOT says the new Highway 23 bypass around Paynesville will open this Friday, July 20th. Read More...

Otter bites Minnesota triathlete 25 times

Otter bites Minnesota triathlete 25 times

Jul 16, 2012 at 6:06 am

ANOKA, MN (AP) - A triathlete had to get rabies shots after she was attacked by an otter in a northern Minnesota lake. Read More...

Man threatened to blow up Minneapolis motel

Man threatened to blow up Minneapolis motel

Jul 16, 2012 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A man is in custody after calling police to say he had a bomb and was going to blow up a Minneapolis motel. Read More...

Woman dead after shooting in north Minneapolis

Woman dead after shooting in north Minneapolis

Jul 16, 2012 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A woman is dead after a shooting in north Minneapolis. Read More...

Klobuchar outraises Bills in Minnesota US Senate race

Klobuchar outraises Bills in Minnesota US Senate race

Jul 14, 2012 at 11:11 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Democratic U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar raised more than three times more in campaign cash than Republican challenger Kurt Bills over the last three months. Read More...

Minnesota kicking off 2012 agricultural pest surveys

Minnesota kicking off 2012 agricultural pest surveys

Jul 14, 2012 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is conducting its annual surveys for new and emerging pests in some of the state's key crops. Read More...

Fans plan to hug historic Minnesota mental hospital

Fans plan to hug historic Minnesota mental hospital

Jul 14, 2012 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - A vacant state mental hospital in Fergus Falls, Minn., will get a group hug Saturday from preservationists who hope to save the building. Read More...

Minnesota GOP, former chairman face fines over recount

Minnesota GOP, former chairman face fines over recount

Jul 14, 2012 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Campaign finance regulators have fined the Minnesota Republican Party, former chairman Tony Sutton and a separate corporation over the financing of recount in the 2010 governor's race. Read More...

Dayton releases fundraising report, tax returns

Dayton releases fundraising report, tax returns

Jul 14, 2012 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Governor Mark Dayton raised a little more than $101,0 in the past six months for his campaign committee. Read More...

Owatonna drowning victim identified

Owatonna drowning victim identified

Jul 14, 2012 at 10:10 am

OWATONNA, MN (AP) - Steele County authorities have identified the victim of a drowning on Lake Kohlmier as a 19-year-old Fairbault man. Read More...

Asian carp DNA found in year-old Lake Erie samples

Asian carp DNA found in year-old Lake Erie samples

Jul 14, 2012 at 10:10 am

TRAVERSE CITY, MI (AP) - Officials say DNA from Asian carp has been discovered in water samples collected from Lake Erie nearly a year ago. Read More...

Bachmann: Investigation is about National Security

Bachmann: Investigation is about National Security

Jul 13, 2012 at 8:08 am

WASHINGTON (KNSI) - Just days after St. Cloud congresswoman Michele Bachmann called for investigation of five federal agencies she says have been infiltrated by radical Islamic influences, the first Muslim elected to Congress is attacking those claims. Read More...

Theft Spike is Reminder to Lock Up

Theft Spike is Reminder to Lock Up

Jul 13, 2012 at 8:08 am

SARTELL, MN (KNSI) - Police departments in Sartell and Sauk Rapids say they've seen a dramatic spike in thefts from unlocked vehicles this summer. Read More...

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