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3 members of MN family mourned across globe

3 members of MN family mourned across globe

Aug 20, 2012 at 7:07 am

WILLMAR, MN (AP) - Family and friends across the globe are mourning three members of a family killed when a pickup truck crashed head-on into their minivan near Willmar. Read More...

Mall of America worker hurt in electrical accident

Mall of America worker hurt in electrical accident

Aug 20, 2012 at 7:07 am

BLOOMINGTON, MN (AP) - The power went out to around two dozen stores at the Mall of America after an electrical accident injured a mall worker. Read More...

2012 Minnesota State Fair opens Thursday

2012 Minnesota State Fair opens Thursday

Aug 20, 2012 at 7:07 am

FALCON HEIGHTS, MN (AP) - Hundreds of horses, cows, pigs, goats, sheep and even llamas will face the judges _ and the public _ when the 2012 Minnesota State Fair begins its run Thursday. Read More...

Authorities ID WI boy killed in lightning strike

Authorities ID WI boy killed in lightning strike

Aug 20, 2012 at 7:07 am

DULUTH, MN (AP) - Minnesota authorities have identified a 9-year-old Wisconsin boy who was fatally injured by a lightning strike on a Lake Superior beach. Read More...

Wind projects boost cargo at Twin Ports

Wind projects boost cargo at Twin Ports

Aug 20, 2012 at 6:06 am

DULUTH, MN (AP) - The rush to finish wind farm projects before a federal tax incentive expires has boosted shipments at the Port of Duluth-Superior. Read More...

STRIDE Academy Exec Fired After Investigation

STRIDE Academy Exec Fired After Investigation

Aug 17, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - The board of directors at a St. Cloud charter school has voted to fire the school's executive director. Read More...

Hiring Center Open For New Wal-Mart

Hiring Center Open For New Wal-Mart

Aug 17, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - Wal-Mart is set to fling open their doors in St. Cloud once again. But before they do, a new work force must be put in place. To that end the retail giant just opened a new hiring center located in the 3300 block of West Division Street. Read More...

Flu vaccine targeting 2 new strains now available

Flu vaccine targeting 2 new strains now available

Aug 17, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Minnesota health officials say the upcoming flu season may pack a punch. Read More...

Temperatures to Dip During Weekend Overnights

Temperatures to Dip During Weekend Overnights

Aug 17, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - A chilly start to the morning expected to be the norm here in St. Cloud this weekend as temperatures dip into the low to mid 40's. Read More...

Western Half of Minnesota Remains Dry

Western Half of Minnesota Remains Dry

Aug 17, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, MN (KNSI) - The updated U.S. drought monitor map shows parts of southwest and northwest Minnesota remain very dry, in drought conditions. Read More...

Police Arrest Two Robbery Suspects

Police Arrest Two Robbery Suspects

Aug 17, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - Two arrests have been made in a robbery in north St. Cloud. Read More...

Arrest Follows Death Threat

Arrest Follows Death Threat

Aug 17, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - A St. Cloud man has been arrested after a woman said he threatened to kill her and put his hands around her neck and tried to choke her. Read More...

Duluth police use video surveillance along lake

Duluth police use video surveillance along lake

Aug 17, 2012 at 7:07 am

DULUTH, MN (AP) - Duluth's heavily trafficked ''lake-walk'' features stunning views of Lake Superior _ and an increasing number of video surveillance cameras. Read More...

Inattentive Driving Charges Follow Four Vehicle Accident

Inattentive Driving Charges Follow Four Vehicle Accident

Aug 17, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) – A four vehicle accident left one person injured in St. Cloud Thursday afternoon. Read More...

Driver could be charged in fatal car surfing

Driver could be charged in fatal car surfing

Aug 17, 2012 at 7:07 am

SIREN, Wis. (AP) - The St. Paul, Minn. man behind the wheel in a car surfing accident that killed one of his best friends is expected to be criminally charged in Wisconsin. Read More...

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