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Garofalo will vote no on gay marriage

Garofalo will vote no on gay marriage

May 8, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A Republican legislator who was weighing his vote on a gay marriage bill says he will oppose it during Thursday's Minnesota House vote. Read More...

Vinzant leaving St. Cloud State

Vinzant leaving St. Cloud State

May 8, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A St. Cloud State vice president is leaving the university just a few months after he was hired. Read More...

Body of Edina Man Found at Yosemite

Body of Edina Man Found at Yosemite

May 7, 2013 at 5:05 pm

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say a missing hiker has been found dead at the bottom of a cliff in Yosemite National Park. Read More...

DNA Traces Belong to Missing Woman

DNA Traces Belong to Missing Woman

May 7, 2013 at 5:05 pm

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) - Eden Prairie police say a missing woman's DNA was in a blood sample from a jacket found in the SUV of her ex-boyfriend. Read More...

Train Crash Cleanup Continues

Train Crash Cleanup Continues

May 7, 2013 at 5:05 pm

MURDOCK, Minn. (AP) - Crews continue cleaning up after a collision between a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train and a semi carrying anhydrous ammonia injured four people, caused a leak of the chemical and evacuated an elementary school in western Minnesota. Read More...

Huber Convicted of 2nd Degree Murder

Huber Convicted of 2nd Degree Murder

May 7, 2013 at 4:04 pm

WILLMAR, Minn. (AP) - A jury in Kandiyohi County has convicted a man of second-degree murder but acquitted him of first-degree murder in a fatal farm confrontation. Read More...

Train Collision Injures Four

Train Collision Injures Four

May 7, 2013 at 1:01 pm

MURDOCK, Minn. (AP) - Authorities say a collision between a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train and a semi carrying anhydrous ammonia injured four people, caused a small leak of the chemical and evacuated an elementary school in western Minnesota. Read More...

Jury Deliberates on Fatal Dispute

Jury Deliberates on Fatal Dispute

May 7, 2013 at 1:01 pm

WILLMAR, Minn. (AP) - A jury in Kandiyohi County is deliberating the case against a man charged in a fatal farm confrontation. Read More...

Swift County accident injures three

Swift County accident injures three

May 7, 2013 at 11:11 am

MURDOCK, Minn. (AP) Authorities say a collision between a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train and a semi carrying anhydrous ammonia injured three people, caused a small leak of the volatile chemical and evacuated a nearby elementary school in western Minnesota. Read More...

House schedules vote on gay  marriage

House schedules vote on gay marriage

May 7, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota House has scheduled a Thursday debate and floor vote on the bill to legalize same-sex marriage in the state. Read More...

U of M headed toward smoking ban

U of M headed toward smoking ban

May 7, 2013 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) The University of Minnesota is ready to impose a smoking ban at its Twin Cities campus. Read More...

Twins lose to Boston in 11 innings

Twins lose to Boston in 11 innings

May 7, 2013 at 6:06 am

BOSTON (AP) Stephen Drew doubled in the winning run with two outs in the 11th inning, and the Boston Red Sox rallied past the Minnesota Twins 6-5 on Monday night to stop season-high, three-game losing streak. Read More...

Serial bank robber pleads guilty

Serial bank robber pleads guilty

May 7, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) An ex-convict dubbed the ``Man in Black'' bank robber has admitted stealing more than $110,000 in 31 bank robberies across Minnesota. Read More...

Spring planting about to begin

Spring planting about to begin

May 7, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota farmers had another tough week trying to get into their fields to start planting. Read More...

Judge won't halt bridge construction

Judge won't halt bridge construction

May 7, 2013 at 6:06 am

STILLWATER, Minn. (AP) A federal judge has refused to halt work on the St. Croix bridge project to connect Minnesota and Wisconsin. Read More...

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