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Republican official: McCain to endorse Romney

Republican official: McCain to endorse Romney

Jan 8, 2012 at 1:01 pm

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A Republican official says that 2008 GOP nominee John McCain is endorsing Mitt Romney for the party's 2012 nomination. Read More...

Appeals Court: Family can sue over misdiagnosis

Appeals Court: Family can sue over misdiagnosis

Jan 7, 2012 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The Minnesota Court of Appeals says a family can sue a doctor who failed to diagnose cancer in a newborn because the delay in treatment made death more likely. Read More...

City cuts ribbon on St. Cloud River's Edge Convention Center expansion

City cuts ribbon on St. Cloud River's Edge Convention Center expansion

Jan 5, 2012 at 12:12 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - After more than a decade of planning, several failed bids for state money and 18 months of actual construction, it was time Thursday for St. Cloud to celebrate the completion of the St. Cloud River's Edge Convention Center expansion project. Read More...

Romney looks to fend off Santorum, Paul

Romney looks to fend off Santorum, Paul

Jan 4, 2012 at 2:02 pm

DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) - On the last full day of campaigning before Iowa's GOP caucuses, Mitt Romney is working to hold on to a narrow advantage as he faces a surging Rick Santorum and an unpredictable Ron Paul factor. He also needs to win over many undecided conservative voters in a state that spurned him four years ago. Read More...

Bachmann: Put U.S. missiles on alert to warn Iran

Bachmann: Put U.S. missiles on alert to warn Iran

Jan 4, 2012 at 2:02 pm

WASINGTON (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann says she would put U.S. missiles on alert and consider blockading Iran to let that country know it should not develop nuclear weapons. Read More...

Michele Bachmann ends White House bid

Michele Bachmann ends White House bid

Jan 4, 2012 at 1:01 pm

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Michele Bachmann announced Wednesday that she has "decided to stand aside" and is ending her bid for Republican presidential nomination after her last-place finish in the Iowa caucuses. Read More...

More burglaries reported in St. Cloud over New Year's weekend

More burglaries reported in St. Cloud over New Year's weekend

Jan 3, 2012 at 2:02 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) – St. Cloud police responded to two reported break-ins over the holiday weekend. Read More...

Romney nips Santorum in Iowa -- by 8 votes

Romney nips Santorum in Iowa -- by 8 votes

Jan 3, 2012 at 2:02 pm

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Mitt Romney eked out a minuscule 8-vote victory over Rick Santorum in Iowa's Republican presidential caucuses, the state party chairman said early Wednesday, ringing down the curtain on an improbable first act in the campaign to pick a challenger to President Barack Obama in the fall. Read More...

Ron Paul talks taxes, foreign policy as Iowa Caucus goers vote

Ron Paul talks taxes, foreign policy as Iowa Caucus goers vote

Jan 3, 2012 at 2:02 pm

ANKENY, Iowa (KNSI) - As Iowa Republicans cast their votes just feet away, GOP presidential candidate Ron Paul said he was pleased with his campaign's strong showing in the first-in-the-nation caucus Tuesday night. Read More...

Minnesota man charged in Walmart groping case

Minnesota man charged in Walmart groping case

Jan 3, 2012 at 1:01 pm

ANOKA, Minn. (AP) - A Columbia Heights man is charged with second-degree criminal sexual conduct for allegedly groping a young girl at a Fridley Walmart. Read More...

2012 Think-Off question: Is humankind good or evil

2012 Think-Off question: Is humankind good or evil

Jan 2, 2012 at 2:02 pm

NEW YORK MILLS, Minn. (AP) - The Minnesota-based Great American Think-Off is posing a familiar question for its 20th annual debate. Read More...

Bachmann vows to fight on in GOP race

Bachmann vows to fight on in GOP race

Jan 2, 2012 at 2:02 pm

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Michele Bachmann told a small group of supporters Tuesday night that she's staying in the presidential race as the only true conservative who can defeat the sitting president, despite a bleak showing in the Iowa caucuses. Read More...

Bachmann campaign manager says she may drop out

Bachmann campaign manager says she may drop out

Jan 2, 2012 at 1:01 pm

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Michele Bachmann's campaign manager says it's hard to tell whether she will continue her campaign after a bleak showing in the Iowa caucuses. Read More...

Snow, winds prompt winter weather advisory for St. Cloud on New Year's Eve

Snow, winds prompt winter weather advisory for St. Cloud on New Year's Eve

Dec 31, 2011 at 4:04 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - St. Cloud as well as much of central and southern Minnesota were under a winter weather advisory late Saturday for what the National Weather Service described as the first widespread winter weather event of the season featuring both strong winds and snow. Read More...

Shortridge picked to lead Minnesota GOP at St. Cloud meeting

Shortridge picked to lead Minnesota GOP at St. Cloud meeting

Dec 31, 2011 at 4:04 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota Republicans have elected political consultant Pat Shortridge as their new state party chair. Read More...

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