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Too cold for cold weather recreation

Too cold for cold weather recreation

Jan 5, 2014 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota venues that cater to cold-weather enthusiasts have decided it is way too cold to stay open. Read More...

County courthouse will reopen

County courthouse will reopen

Jan 5, 2014 at 7:07 am

VIRGINIA, Minn. (AP) — An office at the St. Louis County courthouse will reopen Monday after a suspicious letter caused an evacuation. Read More...

Dibble writes letter to Vikings owner

Dibble writes letter to Vikings owner

Jan 5, 2014 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — State Senator Scott Dibble has written to the Minnesota Vikings owner, urging him to thoroughly review accusations by former punter Chris Kluwe that a special teams coordinator made anti-gay comments. Read More...

3rd person dies after Minneapolis apartment explosion

3rd person dies after Minneapolis apartment explosion

Jan 5, 2014 at 6:06 am

A third person injured in Minneapolis apartment building explosion has died, according to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's office. Read More...

Too cold even for Minnesota cold-weather recreation

Too cold even for Minnesota cold-weather recreation

Jan 5, 2014 at 6:06 am

Minnesota venues that cater to cold-weather enthusiasts have decided it is way too cold to stay open. Read More...

Third person dies in apartment fire

Third person dies in apartment fire

Jan 4, 2014 at 7:07 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A third person has died after an explosion in a Minneapolis apartment building. Read More...

Former Mayor Rybak hospitalized

Former Mayor Rybak hospitalized

Jan 4, 2014 at 7:07 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak was taken to a hospital after cross-country skiing. Read More...

I-29 in eastern North Dakota reopens

I-29 in eastern North Dakota reopens

Jan 4, 2014 at 9:09 am

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Transportation Department has opened Interstate 29 from Fargo to Grand Forks. Read More...

Historic cold knocking on our door

Historic cold knocking on our door

Jan 4, 2014 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A historic, dangerously cold air mass will arrive in Minnesota Saturday night and persist through Tuesday morning. Read More...

Apartment fire victim is identified

Apartment fire victim is identified

Jan 4, 2014 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities have released the name of one of two people whose bodies were found in the ruins of a burned-out Minneapolis apartment building. Read More...

St. Cloud Diocese releases clergy list

St. Cloud Diocese releases clergy list

Jan 4, 2014 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — The Diocese of St. Cloud has joined other Catholic dioceses around Minnesota in releasing lists of clergy credibly accused of sexually abusing minors. Read More...

Cold contributes to death of New Ulm man

Cold contributes to death of New Ulm man

Jan 4, 2014 at 8:08 am

NEW ULM, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say the frigid cold contributed to the death of a 79-year-old man in south-central Minnesota. Read More...

Xcel seeking reduced natural gas usage

Xcel seeking reduced natural gas usage

Jan 4, 2014 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Xcel Energy is asking 600 business customers in Minnesota and North Dakota to reduce their natural gas usage because of higher demand from the cold. Read More...

MnDOT Urges Driving with Care

MnDOT Urges Driving with Care

Jan 3, 2014 at 3:03 pm

ST. CLOUD Minn. (KNSI) - The Minnesota Department of Transportation is urging motorists to drive with caution in west central Minnesota, including Stearns County and surrounding areas, due to blowing snow and scattered slippery spots. Read More...

Severe cold to close Minnesota Zoo

Severe cold to close Minnesota Zoo

Jan 3, 2014 at 3:03 pm

APPLE VALLEY, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Zoo will be closed to the public Monday because of the expected dangerously cold weather. Read More...

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