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Flooded Homeowners React to FEMA Denial

Flooded Homeowners React to FEMA Denial

Jul 27, 2012 at 7:07 am

DULUTH, MN (KNSI) - FEMA has denied Minnesota's request for federal aid to help homeowners and businesses repair properties damaged in last month's floods and state officials are not happy. Read More...

Coborn's Expanding in Western North Dakota

Coborn's Expanding in Western North Dakota

Jul 27, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - Coborn's has announced plans to build five new grocery stores in western North Dakota's booming oil patch between now and 2014. Read More...

State Law Could Benefit 16,000 Minnesota Children

State Law Could Benefit 16,000 Minnesota Children

Jul 27, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (KNSI) - A top state official says Minnesota has begun implementing a 2009 law with a goal of extending MinnesotaCare health care coverage to 16,000 uninsured children. Read More...

2 ex-high school athletes accused of sexual crimes

2 ex-high school athletes accused of sexual crimes

Jul 27, 2012 at 6:06 am

BROWERVILLE, MN (AP) - Two former high school athletes in central Minnesota are facing charges accusing them of sexual crimes against their teammates. Read More...

CR-159 Bridge to See Closures

CR-159 Bridge to See Closures

Jul 27, 2012 at 6:06 am

COLLEGEVILLE, MN (KNSI) - Motorists traveling on Stearns County Road 159 near St. John's University will encounter detours, road closures and flaggers as the bridge spanning Interstate 94 is intermittently closed early in August. Read More...

Land O' Lakes recalls poultry feed

Land O' Lakes recalls poultry feed

Jul 27, 2012 at 6:06 am

KANSAS CITY, MO (AP) - A Minnesota company has recalled some of its poultry feed products because they lack added vitamin D. Read More...

Local Superintendent Contract Extended

Local Superintendent Contract Extended

Jul 27, 2012 at 6:06 am

SAUK RAPIDS, MN (KNSI) - Sauk Rapids-Rice School District Superintendent Dan Bittman has signed a three year contract extension that calls for two percent salary increases each year through the 2015-2016 school year. Read More...

Cocaine discovered in central Minnesota pallet

Cocaine discovered in central Minnesota pallet

Jul 27, 2012 at 6:06 am

COLD SPRING, MN (AP) - Police say employees at Cold Spring area business have discovered cocaine hidden in a wooden pallet. Read More...

Sex Abuse Charges for Melrose Man

Sex Abuse Charges for Melrose Man

Jul 27, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - A Melrose man has been charged in Stearns County District Court with sexually abusing a teenage girl from 2001 to 2004. Read More...

Winona diocese responds to Supreme Court ruling

Winona diocese responds to Supreme Court ruling

Jul 27, 2012 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Diocese of Winona says it's pleased with the Minnesota Supreme Court ruling that rejected a clergy abuse lawsuit by a man whose caserested on a repressed memory claim. Read More...

7 injured in crash in northern Twin Cities

7 injured in crash in northern Twin Cities

Jul 27, 2012 at 6:06 am

BLAINE, MN (AP) - Seven people are injured after a three-vehicle crash in the northern Twin Cities. Read More...

Minnesota raid nets suspected synthetic marijuana

Minnesota raid nets suspected synthetic marijuana

Jul 27, 2012 at 6:06 am

DULUTH, MN (AP) - Authorities have seized 20,000 packets of suspected synthetic marijuana from a Duluth head shop as part of a nationwide crackdown. Read More...

Son of former Twins owner sentenced for exposure

Son of former Twins owner sentenced for exposure

Jul 27, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - A judge has ordered sex-offender counseling for an attorney who is the son of former Minnesota Twins owner Calvin Griffith. Read More...

Body of missing man found buried in northern Minnesota

Body of missing man found buried in northern Minnesota

Jul 27, 2012 at 6:06 am

PINE RIVER, MN (AP) - Authorities say the body of a missing 27-year-old Pine River man has been found buried in northern Minnesota, and a 20-year-old woman is jailed in his death. Read More...

Michelin recalls 841,000 truck and van tires

Michelin recalls 841,000 truck and van tires

Jul 26, 2012 at 3:03 pm

Michelin is recalling around 841,000 BFGoodrich and Uniroyal tires because the tread can separate, causing rapid air loss. Read More...

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