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Lawmakers: Kids not always first in child protection system

Lawmakers: Kids not always first in child protection system

Jan 21, 2015 at 2:02 pm

A group of Minnesota lawmakers wants to change a state child protection system they say has strayed from always putting kids' safety first. Read More...

Authorities identify 2-year-old Brooklyn Center fire victim

Authorities identify 2-year-old Brooklyn Center fire victim

Jan 21, 2015 at 2:02 pm

Authorities have identified the 2-year-old boy who died in a Brooklyn Center apartment fire. Read More...

Craft beer event promises to be bigger, better

Craft beer event promises to be bigger, better

Jan 21, 2015 at 12:12 pm

The third annual St. Cloud Craft Beer Tour returns to the River’s Edge Convention Center on Saturday and promises to be a craft beer lover's dream come true. Read More...

Computer scam in Stearns County leads to fraud complaint

Computer scam in Stearns County leads to fraud complaint

Jan 21, 2015 at 11:11 am

The Stearns County Sheriff's Office received calls on Tuesday regarding fraudulent activity involving a computer-based scam and wants to alert the public. Read More...

Hollywood Spotlight, Wednesday

Hollywood Spotlight, Wednesday

Jan 21, 2015 at 10:10 am

Lots of controversy surrounding "American Sniper" and more dish right out of Hollywood, thanks to our radio paparazzi! Read More...

Alleged bullying being investigated

Alleged bullying being investigated

Jan 21, 2015 at 10:10 am

OSAKIS, Minn. (KNSI) The mother of a 15 year-old Osakis boy who was allegedly bullied in school says reports that her son was a willing participant are "ludicrous," and she says bullying has been, in her words, "a daily battle for him." Read More...

Wrong-way driver hurt in Sherburne County crash

Wrong-way driver hurt in Sherburne County crash

Jan 21, 2015 at 10:10 am

A 78-year-old Nowthen man was hurt after going the wrong way on U.S. Highway 169 on Tuesday afternoon in Sherburne County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Read More...

AUDIO: Talk of eliminating SS tax

AUDIO: Talk of eliminating SS tax

Jan 21, 2015 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. - With the economy growing stronger and a big budget surplus, tax reform is high on the docket at the State Legislature this session, including a proposal to eliminate income taxes on Social Security benefits. Read More...

AUDIO: Franken reacts to SOTU speech

AUDIO: Franken reacts to SOTU speech

Jan 21, 2015 at 10:10 am

WASHINGTON D.C. President Barrack Obama delivered his sixth State of the Union address last night, and Minnesota Senator Al Franken says he was glad to see the President put a focus on building a strong middle-class. Read More...

Dayton wants money for med school

Dayton wants money for med school

Jan 21, 2015 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The University of Minnesota Medical School could see a substantial boost in new state dollars. Read More...

Head on crash on Highway 23

Head on crash on Highway 23

Jan 21, 2015 at 9:09 am

PAYNESVILLE, Minn. (KNSI) The Minnesota State Patrol says two people were injured last night in a head-on crash on Highway 23 in Kandiyohi County. Read More...

More details released on BSU student

More details released on BSU student

Jan 21, 2015 at 5:05 am

BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) Police say a 19-year-old Bemidji State University student found unresponsive in the snow this weekend may have been outside for some time. Read More...

Four charged in poaching case

Four charged in poaching case

Jan 21, 2015 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Four Minnesota men have been charged with illegal deer poaching following a five-year investigation by state conservation officials. Read More...

Updating child protection system

Updating child protection system

Jan 21, 2015 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are outlining their proposals to change the state's child protection system. Read More...

Free all-day pre-school coming?

Free all-day pre-school coming?

Jan 21, 2015 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Not long after getting free all-day kindergarten, boosters of early childhood education are hoping to get state money for free all-day preschool across Minnesota. Read More...

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