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Creative Memories Files for Bankruptcy, Lays off dozens in St. Cloud

Creative Memories Files for Bankruptcy, Lays off dozens in St. Cloud

Apr 17, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - Creative Memories, a St. Cloud-based scrapbooking materials company, has laid off over 70 workers in the midst of the company's filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Read More...

Hospital apologizes for mishandled stillborn

Hospital apologizes for mishandled stillborn

Apr 17, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A St. Paul hospital is apologizing for mishandling a stillborn baby whose body was discovered in linens at a laundry service. Read More...

Could oil boom create new city?

Could oil boom create new city?

Apr 17, 2013 at 7:07 am

WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) A group that helped develop a new city in western South Dakota eight years ago might now do the same in western North Dakota's booming oil patch. Read More...

Help for St. Cloud control tower?

Help for St. Cloud control tower?

Apr 17, 2013 at 7:07 am

WASHINGTON (KNSI) U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar, Al Franken and 16 other senators have introduced bi-partisan legislation that would keep air traffic control towers across Minnesota open. Read More...

Lawmakers weigh e-pulltab options

Lawmakers weigh e-pulltab options

Apr 17, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota House members are considering ways to make electronic pull-tab games a more reliable source of funds for the new Minnesota Vikings stadium. Read More...

Bank opens Somali transfer account

Bank opens Somali transfer account

Apr 17, 2013 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) U.S. Bank has agreed to open an account that will allow Somalis living in Minnesota to send money to relatives in Somalia. Read More...

Glitch disrupts student testing

Glitch disrupts student testing

Apr 17, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A standardized math test for about 15,000 students in Minnesota was disrupted by computer problems. Read More...

Senate approve pay raises

Senate approve pay raises

Apr 17, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Pay raises for Minnesota lawmakers have the green light from the state Senate after a narrow 34-32 vote. But the plan to boost salaries of the governor, the Legislature, agency commissioners and some other elected officials face a taller climb in the state House. Read More...

St. Cloud VA announces groundbreaking

St. Cloud VA announces groundbreaking

Apr 17, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The St. Cloud V-A Medical Center will hold a groundbreaking ceremony next week for a new mental health building on their campus. Read More...

Dead newborn found in Red Wing

Dead newborn found in Red Wing

Apr 17, 2013 at 6:06 am

RED WING, Minn. (AP) Police in southeastern Minnesota are investigating after an infant's body was discovered in linens from a St. Paul hospital. Read More...

More April snow on the way

More April snow on the way

Apr 17, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) This is Severe Weather Awareness Week in Minnesota--a chance to brush up on what you need to know prior to the spring and summer severe weather season. Read More...

Naming announcement at SCSU

Naming announcement at SCSU

Apr 17, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Less than a week after making their first-ever appearance in the Frozen Four--an exciting announcement is being made regarding St. Cloud State hockey. Read More...

Flags lowered to honor Boston victims

Flags lowered to honor Boston victims

Apr 16, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Gov. Mark Dayton is ordering Minnesota flags lowered to honor victims of the Boston Marathon bombing. Read More...

Closing Arguments in Schaffhausen Case

Closing Arguments in Schaffhausen Case

Apr 16, 2013 at 4:04 pm

HUDSON, Wis. (AP) - A defense attorney for a western Wisconsin man who has admitted to killing his three young daughters says his client has a mental disease and should go to a psychiatric institution _ not prison. Read More...

Senate judiciary budget ups judge pay

Senate judiciary budget ups judge pay

Apr 16, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The Minnesota Senate has passed a bill funding state courts and corrections including a pay increase for judges. Read More...

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