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Ely adopts moratorium on some smokes

Ely adopts moratorium on some smokes

Oct 17, 2013 at 7:07 am

ELY, Minn. (AP) — The City of Ely has imposed a six-month moratorium on synthetic drugs and electronic cigarettes. Read More...

Timing running out to save Ford history

Timing running out to save Ford history

Oct 17, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A St. Paul architectural historian is leading an effort to preserve part of the old Ford plant that's being demolished in the Highland Park neighborhood. Read More...

Summit promotes natural gas as truck fuel

Summit promotes natural gas as truck fuel

Oct 17, 2013 at 5:05 am

BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Trucking Association is holding a summit in Brooklyn Center to promote natural gas as a cheaper, cleaner alternative to diesel fuel. Read More...

I-94 robber strikes again

I-94 robber strikes again

Oct 17, 2013 at 4:04 am

MAPLE GROVE, Minn. (AP) — An armed robber who targets businesses along Minnesota's Interstate 94 corridor apparently has struck again. Read More...

Jury Indicts Friese For Stabbing Mother

Jury Indicts Friese For Stabbing Mother

Oct 16, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - A St. Cloud man has been indicted with first and second degree murder for the stabbing death of his mother. Read More...

Man Shot, Two Arrested in St. Augusta

Man Shot, Two Arrested in St. Augusta

Oct 16, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. AUGUSTA, Minn. (KNSI) - One man was shot, and another two are in custody, following what is believed to have been a robbery Wednesday morning in St. Augusta. Read More...

Stowaway, 9, ordered placed out of home

Stowaway, 9, ordered placed out of home

Oct 16, 2013 at 2:02 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A judge has ruled a 9-year-old boy who eluded security at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and stowed away on a flight to Las Vegas should live away from his parents for now while all receive therapy. Read More...

St. Paul man charged in plot to kill ex-wife

St. Paul man charged in plot to kill ex-wife

Oct 16, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A St. Paul man with a history of domestic violence is accused of threatening to kill his ex-wife and several others. Read More...

Minnesota's most senior citizen is 113

Minnesota's most senior citizen is 113

Oct 16, 2013 at 1:01 pm

PLAINVIEW, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota's most senior citizen is celebrating her birthday with a series of parties. After all, it's not often someone turns 113. Read More...

Bachmann unloads campaign money tied to fraud case

Bachmann unloads campaign money tied to fraud case

Oct 16, 2013 at 1:01 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - GOP Rep. Michele Bachmann has turned about $14,000 in past campaign contributions over to a bankruptcy trustee for a Florida businessman who was linked to a big federal fraud case in Minnesota. Read More...

Schools receiving aid catch-up payments

Schools receiving aid catch-up payments

Oct 16, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota schools are receiving catch-up payments from the state, which had been partially delaying allowances to ease prior budget shortfalls. Read More...

AUDIO: Update on mental health building

AUDIO: Update on mental health building

Oct 16, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Groundbreaking ceremonies were held in April on a new $8.75 million mental health building on the St. Cloud V-A campus, and in the months since then, spokesman Barry Venable says they've made good progress on construction. Read More...

AUDIO: Sauk Rapids Road Project Approved

AUDIO: Sauk Rapids Road Project Approved

Oct 16, 2013 at 9:09 am

SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (KNSI) - Following the lead of the Benton County Board of Commissioners, a Sauk Rapids road construction project known as "3 Up the Hill" was given the city's unanimous stamp of approval. Read More...

Fargo lands International Ag Conference

Fargo lands International Ag Conference

Oct 16, 2013 at 5:05 am

FARGO, N.D. (AP) An international agriculture conference is coming to Fargo and Moorhead, Minn., in 2016. Read More...

MnSure releasing enrollment numbers

MnSure releasing enrollment numbers

Oct 16, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesotans are expected to get their first look at how many people have purchased health insurance so far through the new online exchange. Read More...

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