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Triple Crown owner goes on trial

Triple Crown owner goes on trial

Mar 13, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Jury selection is underway in the trial of a St. Cloud sweepstakes center owner charged with running an illegal gambling operation. Read More...

Suicide prevention bill get hearing

Suicide prevention bill get hearing

Mar 13, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota lawmakers are considering setting up a statewide text message suicide prevention program. Read More...

Pet food consumer alert issued

Pet food consumer alert issued

Mar 13, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is alerting consumers to avoid feeding or handling two separate brands of poultry-based raw pet food after the MDA laboratory found Salmonella bacteria in routine sample tests. Read More...

Melrose woman injured in rollover

Melrose woman injured in rollover

Mar 13, 2013 at 6:06 am

MELROSE, Minn. (KNSI) A Melrose woman was injured Tuesday in a rollover accident in Melrose Township. Read More...

Ritchie touting election law changes

Ritchie touting election law changes

Mar 13, 2013 at 6:06 am

BRAINERD, Minn. (AP) Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie wants to increase the number of townships than can use all-mail balloting during elections. It's one of the changes to the state election law that Ritchie promoted during a swing through Brainerd Monday. Read More...

Committees approve same sex marriage

Committees approve same sex marriage

Mar 13, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota House and Senate lawmakers have given crucial victories to supporters of same-sex marriage. Read More...

Lawmaker: Mayo bill needs makeover

Lawmaker: Mayo bill needs makeover

Mar 12, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A key Minnesota lawmaker says a bill committing the state to aid in a massive Mayo Clinic expansion project needs a considerable makeover to get through her House committee. Read More...

Senate Green Lights Gay Marriage Bill

Senate Green Lights Gay Marriage Bill

Mar 12, 2013 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A Minnesota Senate committee has approved a bill that would legalize gay marriage in the state. Read More...

Former Goatropers Approved for Liquor License

Former Goatropers Approved for Liquor License

Mar 12, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - The new owner of the Farming bar formerly known as Goatroapers has been approved for a liquor license. Read More...

Stearns County Approves New Flyer Loan

Stearns County Approves New Flyer Loan

Mar 12, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - The Stearns County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a $250,000 no-interest loan to help the New Flyer bus company with their planned 5 million dollar expansion. Read More...

Panel endorses raises for lawmakers

Panel endorses raises for lawmakers

Mar 12, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A decision about pay raises for top Minnesota officials, including state lawmakers, now rests with the Legislature. Read More...

Testimony begins on gay marriage

Testimony begins on gay marriage

Mar 12, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) In passionate back-and-forth testimony, the debate over same-sex marriage is playing out in a Minnesota Legislature moving toward the first votes on a bill to legalize it. Read More...

Lake George off limits to ice skaters

Lake George off limits to ice skaters

Mar 12, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) If you want to do some ice skating in St. Cloud, you'll have to do it somewhere other than Lake George. Read More...

Campaign addresses achievement gap

Campaign addresses achievement gap

Mar 12, 2013 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) The Minneapolis Foundation is conducting a public awareness campaign in an effort to close the achievement gap in Minnesota schools. Read More...

Advisory board holding first meeting

Advisory board holding first meeting

Mar 12, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The newly-formed River's Edge Convention Center Advisory Board is about to hold its first meeting. Read More...

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