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Officials Urge Caution with Personal Fireworks

Officials Urge Caution with Personal Fireworks

Jul 3, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, MN (KNSI) - Minnesota still does not allow the use of personal fireworks that fly or explode, but even those that are legal in the state can be dangerous. Read More...

Police Charge Princeton Man in St. Cloud Assault Case

Police Charge Princeton Man in St. Cloud Assault Case

Jul 3, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - A Princeton man is behind bars after police arrested him on suspicion of domestic assault in St. Cloud Monday. Read More...

Southern Beltrami County hit hard by storms

Southern Beltrami County hit hard by storms

Jul 3, 2012 at 8:08 am

BEMIDJI, MN (AP) - Emergency managers say severe storms in southern Beltrami County have knocked down thousands of trees and caused extensive damage to utility lines. Read More...

Right-to-die activists face Minnesota charges

Right-to-die activists face Minnesota charges

Jul 3, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Members of a national right-to-die group have been booked and released in Dakota County where they face criminal charges in the death of an Apple Valley woman. Read More...

Final Touches In Motion For St. Cloud 4th Display

Final Touches In Motion For St. Cloud 4th Display

Jul 3, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - It's the centerpiece of any celebration of Independence Day here in St. Cloud and the finishing touches are being put into place for Wednesday's huge city fireworks show along the banks of the Mississippi. Read More...

Early Morning Storms Cause Upsala Fire

Early Morning Storms Cause Upsala Fire

Jul 3, 2012 at 8:08 am

UPSALA, MN (KNSI) - Lightning is the apparent cause of a fire that destroyed a barn and its contents near Upsala overnight. Read More...

Twin Cities reaches record high temperature

Twin Cities reaches record high temperature

Jul 3, 2012 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Just how hot is it out there? The National Weather Service says the Twin Cities hit a record high temperature. Read More...

Mid-Week 4th Not Expected to Slow Travel

Mid-Week 4th Not Expected to Slow Travel

Jul 3, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - This year's Independence Day holiday falls smack dab in the middle of a work week, but that won't keep millions of Americans from hitting the road to celebrate the Fourth. Read More...

St. Paul stroke victim's wheelchair stolen

St. Paul stroke victim's wheelchair stolen

Jul 3, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - A 30-year-old St. Paul woman left partially paralyzed by a stroke says her wheelchair was stolen from outside her home. Read More...

Teen Found Dead in Wright County

Teen Found Dead in Wright County

Jul 3, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. MICHAEL, MN (KNSI) - The Wright County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a 16 year-old girl in St. Michael. Read More...

Super PAC, union target Cravaack, Kline, Ribble

Super PAC, union target Cravaack, Kline, Ribble

Jul 3, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - A Democratic super PAC and a major union have reserved almost $900,000 worth of Twin Cities TV ad time as they target Republican Reps. Chip Cravaack and John Kline of Minnesota and Rep. Reid Ribble of Wisconsin. Read More...

Minnesota Zoo has best-ever attendance in last year

Minnesota Zoo has best-ever attendance in last year

Jul 3, 2012 at 7:07 am

APPLE VALLEY, MN (AP) - The Minnesota Zoo says it had more visitors in the last year than any other time in its history. Read More...

Heat Advisory Extended Following Record Setting High

Heat Advisory Extended Following Record Setting High

Jul 3, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) – Don't look for any relief from the heat this week. The National Weather Service has extended the Heat Advisory for our area through 10 pm Thursday. Read More...

2 charged in Minnesota shooting that killed 5-year-old

2 charged in Minnesota shooting that killed 5-year-old

Jul 3, 2012 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Two teenagers have been charged in a Minneapolis shooting that killed a 5-year-old boy who had been sleeping on his grandmother's couch. Read More...

Foes of Minnesota voter ID push decry question wording

Foes of Minnesota voter ID push decry question wording

Jul 3, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Groups opposed to a proposed constitutional amendment to require photo IDs for voting are arguing to Minnesota's highest court that allowing the ballot question to move forward would set up a ''voter beware'' choice. Read More...

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