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State considers wind project's avian protection

State considers wind project's avian protection

Feb 25, 2012 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - State regulators will consider whether a plan to protect birds and bats from a wind farm in Goodhue County is adequate. Read More...

Dayton heads to Washington for governors meeting

Dayton heads to Washington for governors meeting

Feb 25, 2012 at 4:04 pm

WASHINGTON (AP) - Gov. Mark Dayton is in Washington for the winter meeting of the National Governors Association. Read More...

Bill would start Minnesota wolf season on deer opener

Bill would start Minnesota wolf season on deer opener

Feb 25, 2012 at 4:04 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minnesota's first wolf hunting season would open at the same time as the state's main firearms deer season under a broad policy bill a Minnesota House committee will consider this week. Read More...

Sartell police release photos in gas station robbery

Sartell police release photos in gas station robbery

Feb 24, 2012 at 4:04 pm

SARTELL, Minn. (KNSI) - Police in Sartell are asking for the public's help after releasing photos of a man who robbed a gas station on Pinecone Road last week. Read More...

Dayton signs skills test requirement for teachers

Dayton signs skills test requirement for teachers

Feb 24, 2012 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Gov. Mark Dayton has signed a bill that requires teachers to pass a skills test in order to get a Minnesota license. Read More...

GOP senator proposes lower taxpayer stadium share

GOP senator proposes lower taxpayer stadium share

Feb 24, 2012 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Several Republican state lawmakers are proposing a Vikings stadium plan that would drastically reduce the size of the taxpayer contribution. Read More...

Minnesota's moose population continues to fall

Minnesota's moose population continues to fall

Feb 24, 2012 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Wildlife managers say Minnesota's moose population continues to decline, and that's going to affect their decision on a moose hunting season this fall. Read More...

Deadly force bill now on fast track to Governor Dayton

Deadly force bill now on fast track to Governor Dayton

Feb 24, 2012 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A bill that would allow citizens more freedom to use deadly force is now on a fast track to Governor Mark Dayton. Read More...

St. Cloud survey gauges public on city issues

St. Cloud survey gauges public on city issues

Feb 24, 2012 at 4:04 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - St. Cloud's campaign to survey 26,000 city households on varied issues affecting city operations and its future will ramp up Saturday as volunteers begin canvassing city neighborhoods door-to-door to complete those survey. Read More...

Duluth dog reunited with family after 300-mile journey

Duluth dog reunited with family after 300-mile journey

Feb 24, 2012 at 4:04 pm

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) - A Siberian husky who broke loose from her chain in rural Duluth on New Year's Day was found safe seven weeks later -- almost 300 miles away near the Iowa border. Read More...

Minnesota fire deaths jump in 2011

Minnesota fire deaths jump in 2011

Feb 24, 2012 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Preliminary figures show a big jump in the number of people who died in fires in Minnesota last year. Read More...

St. Cloud domestic violence claims lead to one arrest, one man wanted

St. Cloud domestic violence claims lead to one arrest, one man wanted

Feb 24, 2012 at 4:04 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) – Two separate domestic violence incidents lead to one arrest and another man wanted by the police. Read More...

Minnesota farmer gets probation for killing pelicans

Minnesota farmer gets probation for killing pelicans

Feb 24, 2012 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A southern Minnesota farmer accused of destroying hundreds of federally protected white pelican chicks.has been sentenced to two years probation. Read More...

Defense: Driver in crash didn't intend to kill

Defense: Driver in crash didn't intend to kill

Feb 24, 2012 at 3:03 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The defense contends a Roseville man didn't intend to kill anyone when he mowed down a group of University of Minnesota students with his car last April. Read More...

Third-grader disciplined over pop gun

Third-grader disciplined over pop gun

Feb 24, 2012 at 3:03 pm

ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) - School officials in Rochester say a third-grade student has been disciplined for threatening another student with a fake gun. Read More...

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