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Road Construction Projects Previewed

Road Construction Projects Previewed

Mar 27, 2013 at 3:03 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - The snow is beginning to melt, and to most of us, that means road construction season is near. Read More...

Larson Pleads Guilty to Stalking

Larson Pleads Guilty to Stalking

Mar 27, 2013 at 2:02 pm

BUFFALO, Minn. (AP) - A man arrested but not charged in the killing of Cold Spring Police Officer Tom Decker has pleaded guilty to stalking his ex-girlfriend in Wright County. Read More...

Man sentenced for reckless endangerment

Man sentenced for reckless endangerment

Mar 27, 2013 at 10:10 am

GRAFTON, N.D. (AP) A Minnesota man has been sentenced to a year in prison for forcing his girlfriend and her 6-year-old daughter to stand outside in the cold in northeastern North Dakota. Read More...

SD Senator says he's had enough

SD Senator says he's had enough

Mar 27, 2013 at 6:06 am

VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) South Dakota U.S. Senator Tim Johnson says he's retiring at the end of his term, but he stopped short of giving a specific reason. Read More...

Dayton Talks Budget in St. Cloud

Dayton Talks Budget in St. Cloud

Mar 26, 2013 at 7:07 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - Governor Mark Dayton found an audience with the citizens of central Minnesota on Tuesday night. Read More...

Swanson investigates potential takeover

Swanson investigates potential takeover

Mar 26, 2013 at 7:07 pm

ST.PAUL, Minn. (AP) Attorney General Lori Swanson says she is investigating the potential takeover of Fairview Health Services by a South Dakota-based company. Read More...

Lillehaug appointed to Supreme Court

Lillehaug appointed to Supreme Court

Mar 26, 2013 at 6:06 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Gov. Mark Dayton has appointed former U.S. Attorney David Lillehaug to the Minnesota Supreme Court. Read More...

Austin company laying off 125

Austin company laying off 125

Mar 26, 2013 at 6:06 pm

AUSTIN, Minn. (AP) Austin Packaging Co. plans to eliminate its frozen pizza manufacturing business, laying off about 125 employees. Read More...

Restaurants want minimum wage changes

Restaurants want minimum wage changes

Mar 26, 2013 at 6:06 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A group of Minnesota restaurants is pushing the Legislature to factor tips into their proposal to boost the state's minimum wage. Read More...

Chamber Receives Five Star Rating

Chamber Receives Five Star Rating

Mar 26, 2013 at 3:03 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn (KNSI) - The St. Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce has been reaccredited with five stars by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Read More...

Split in Popularity of E-Pulltabs

Split in Popularity of E-Pulltabs

Mar 26, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The slow start so far for electronic pulltab games that are supposed to help fund a new Minnesota Vikings stadium is showing a divide between manufacturers of the new games and suppliers of the traditional paper pulltabs. Read More...

Arrest Made Over Suspected Guns, Meth

Arrest Made Over Suspected Guns, Meth

Mar 26, 2013 at 1:01 pm

MOTLEY, Minn. (KNSI) - Authorities have arrested one person on probable cause possession of guns and methamphetamine. Read More...

One Dead, One Injured in Benton Co. Crash

One Dead, One Injured in Benton Co. Crash

Mar 26, 2013 at 11:11 am

FOLEY, Minn. (KNSI) - A woman is dead and a man seriously injured after an early morning crash in rural Benton County. Read More...

St. Cloud Assault Lands Husband in Jail

St. Cloud Assault Lands Husband in Jail

Mar 26, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - A St. Cloud man is in jail today for assaulting his wife with a knife. 46-year-old Bryan Kelvin Pritchett his his 40 year old wife in the head with the handle of a knife, causing a laceration. Read More...

Supervalu cutting 1,100 jobs

Supervalu cutting 1,100 jobs

Mar 26, 2013 at 8:08 am

NEW YORK (AP) Supervalu is eliminating about 1,100 positions nationwide, or about 3 percent of its workforce, less than a week after the supermarket operator completed the sale of five of its grocery chains. Read More...

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