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Four Face Charges After Drug Busts

Four Face Charges After Drug Busts

Jan 9, 2014 at 3:03 pm

ST. JOSEPH, Minn. (KNSI) - Four people are in jail facing various charges after searches of a vehicle and house turned up drugs and paraphernalia. Read More...

Survey: Majority of Minnesotans Support Medical Marijuana

Survey: Majority of Minnesotans Support Medical Marijuana

Jan 9, 2014 at 1:01 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - While Minnesotans are closely divided on whether or not to legalize marijuana, a majority are accepting of legalizing it for medicinal purposes - this was one finding in a newly-released survey performed by St. Cloud State University on 626 statewide respondents. Read More...

Landmark sentence in sex trafficking case

Landmark sentence in sex trafficking case

Jan 9, 2014 at 1:01 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The last of four family members charged in a sex trafficking operation that spanned nearly two years in Minnesota has been sentenced to 40 years in prison. Read More...

Hospital screens visitors for flu

Hospital screens visitors for flu

Jan 9, 2014 at 11:11 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Fairview Health Services is temporarily changing its visitor's policy at its seven hospitals because of widespread flu in Minnesota. Read More...

Prettner Solon decides future

Prettner Solon decides future

Jan 9, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Lt. Gov. Yvonne Prettner Solon says she's made up her mind about whether she'll run again with Gov. Mark Dayton this year, but won't announce her decision until next week. Read More...

New rules for Capitol guns?

New rules for Capitol guns?

Jan 9, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gun owners who want to legally carry weapons into the Minnesota Capitol could soon have to provide more precise information to authorities. Read More...

Pladson announces retirement plans

Pladson announces retirement plans

Jan 9, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Doctor Terry Pladson has announced plans to retire as president and CEO of CentraCare Health on December 31, 2014. Read More...

Kettle campaign will top $200,000

Kettle campaign will top $200,000

Jan 9, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) This season's Salvation Army Red Kettle campaign in the St. Cloud area will top the $200,000 mark. Read More...

Wrongful death lawsuit filed

Wrongful death lawsuit filed

Jan 9, 2014 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The family of a man shot and killed by Brooklyn Center police has filed a wrongful death lawsuit. Read More...

Auctioneers meet and compete

Auctioneers meet and compete

Jan 9, 2014 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Dozens of fast-talking auctioneers from Minnesota and surrounding states are competing for the chance to be known as the best bid-caller in the Land of 10,000 Lakes. Read More...

Capitol security panel meets

Capitol security panel meets

Jan 9, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — New steps to shore up security at Minnesota's Capitol and surrounding buildings are being discussed by lawmakers, administration officials and law enforcement. Read More...

Defense: No evidence Minnesota man plotted attack

Defense: No evidence Minnesota man plotted attack

Jan 8, 2014 at 4:04 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The defense attorney for a Minnesota militia member indicted in what the FBI once called a "terror plot" is asking that his client be released pending sentencing. Read More...

Macy's cutting 2,500 jobs

Macy's cutting 2,500 jobs

Jan 8, 2014 at 3:03 pm

CINCINNATI (AP) — Macy's Inc. is cutting 2,500 jobs as part of a reorganization to sustain its profitability. Read More...

Monticello Man Accused of Baking Cat

Monticello Man Accused of Baking Cat

Jan 8, 2014 at 3:03 pm

MONTICELLO, Minn. (AP) — A Monticello man faces animal cruelty and torture charges for allegedly skinning and baking his pet cat. Read More...

MNsure Releases Enrollment Figures

MNsure Releases Enrollment Figures

Jan 8, 2014 at 1:01 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's health insurance exchange has revealed demographic details about the nearly 72,000 people who signed up for coverage. Read More...

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