Local News Headlines for St. Cloud

Brought to you by:

Local News
Jobless Rate Static over Month of May

Jobless Rate Static over Month of May

Jun 15, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - Minnesota unemployment is holding steady as the state says the jobless rate for May was 5.6 percent, the same mark the state hit in April. Read More...

Minnesota man gets 36 years for fleeing cops, killing 2

Minnesota man gets 36 years for fleeing cops, killing 2

Jun 15, 2012 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP/KNSI) - A man accused of fleeing police and causing a crash that killed two people has been sentenced to 36 years in prison. Read More...

General Mills opposes marriage amendment

General Mills opposes marriage amendment

Jun 15, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - The leaders of one of Minnesota's largest companies say they are opposing a proposed constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage in the state. Read More...

Minneapolis police are investigating homicide

Minneapolis police are investigating homicide

Jun 15, 2012 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minneapolis police are investigating the homicide of a 76-year-old woman who fought for peace, made community gardens a mission and shrugged off friends' advice to move from her neighborhood. Read More...

12 Year Prison Sentence for Sex Offender

12 Year Prison Sentence for Sex Offender

Jun 15, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - A Sauk Centre man has been given 12 years in prison for repeatedly sexually abusing a young girl over a five year period. Read More...

Rainfall totals for St. Cloud Still half inch below normal

Rainfall totals for St. Cloud Still half inch below normal

Jun 15, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - Heavy rain and small hail made the morning commute a little difficult in St. Cloud Thursday. Read More...

Former waitress sues Minnesota restaurant over tips

Former waitress sues Minnesota restaurant over tips

Jun 15, 2012 at 7:07 am

ROCHESTER, MN (AP) - A former waitress is suing a Rochester restaurant, claiming its tip pool was a violation of Minnesota law. Read More...

Union workers to vote a 3rd time on Crystal offer

Union workers to vote a 3rd time on Crystal offer

Jun 15, 2012 at 7:07 am

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) - Locked-out workers at American Crystal Sugar Co. factories in North Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa will vote on the company's contract offer a third time. Read More...

Grand jury clears Minnesota officer in fatal shooting

Grand jury clears Minnesota officer in fatal shooting

Jun 15, 2012 at 7:07 am

HASTINGS, MN (AP) - A grand jury has cleared an Apple Valley police officer who fatally shot a man last April. Read More...

Minnesota teen recovering after black powder explosion

Minnesota teen recovering after black powder explosion

Jun 15, 2012 at 7:07 am

FERGUS FALLS, MN (AP) - A 17-year-old rural Ottertail boy is making a good recovery after being burned in a black powder explosion last month. Read More...

Rick Nolan makes case for Act 2 in Congress

Rick Nolan makes case for Act 2 in Congress

Jun 15, 2012 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Rick Nolan left Congress three decades ago and he's 68 years old, but he says he's never felt better prepared to go back. Read More...

Driver who struck boy in Coon Rapids never stopped

Driver who struck boy in Coon Rapids never stopped

Jun 15, 2012 at 6:06 am

COON RAPIDS, MN (AP) - Authorities say the driver who hit and critically injured a 9-year-old boy in Coon Rapids never stopped to see if the boy was OK. Read More...

Sheriff IDs trapper who died in Minnesota ATV crash

Sheriff IDs trapper who died in Minnesota ATV crash

Jun 15, 2012 at 6:06 am

MOTLEY, MN (AP) - Authorities have released the name of a Motley man killed in an all-terrain vehicle crash in northern Minnesota. Read More...

Minnesota church youth director acquitted in sex case

Minnesota church youth director acquitted in sex case

Jun 15, 2012 at 6:06 am

ANOKA, MN (AP) - A jury has acquitted a Ham Lake church youth director on all charges alleging he had sexually assaulted a 14-year-old girl. Read More...

Man sentenced in Todd Co. murder

Man sentenced in Todd Co. murder

Jun 14, 2012 at 9:09 am

LONG PRAIRIE, Minn. (KNSI) An Alexandria man has been sentenced to 35 years in prison for fatally beating a woman at her rural Osakis home last year. Read More...

Current Weather

For Central Minnesota

Temp: 61°F (16°C)

Dewpoint: 56

Wind: 5 SE

Weather: Clear

Full Forecast | Live Radar

Community Calendar