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Crash near Motley sends two to hospital

Crash near Motley sends two to hospital

Jan 9, 2015 at 5:05 pm

Two people were sent to a hospital in Staples this afternoon after a two-vehicle accident on Azalea Road near Motley, according to the Morrison County Sheriff's Office. Read More...

Possible contaminated caramel apples prompts advisory

Possible contaminated caramel apples prompts advisory

Jan 9, 2015 at 5:05 pm

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is advising consumers of the possible listeria contamination of whole caramel-covered apples produced in Minnesota. This advisory is part of a larger recall of Granny Smith and Gala apples from Bidart Brothers Apple Packing of Shafter, California. Read More...

Annandale motorist injured in Wright County crash

Annandale motorist injured in Wright County crash

Jan 9, 2015 at 4:04 pm

A 58-year-old Annandale woman was injured today on Minnesota Highway 55 near Buffalo in Wright County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Read More...

Dayton wants big chunk of $1B surplus for child care credit

Dayton wants big chunk of $1B surplus for child care credit

Jan 9, 2015 at 4:04 pm

Gov. Mark Dayton says he'll suggest devoting about one-fifth of Minnesota's projected $1 billion surplus to an expanded child-care tax credit. Read More...

Former Gophers QB faces assault charges

Former Gophers QB faces assault charges

Jan 9, 2015 at 4:04 pm

A prosecution expert says a kick by former Minnesota Gophers quarterback Philip Nelson probably did not cause the critical brain injury suffered by former Minnesota State, Mankato, player Isaac Kolstad. Read More...

Man indicted in dismemberment, burning of girlfriend's body

Man indicted in dismemberment, burning of girlfriend's body

Jan 9, 2015 at 3:03 pm

A southern Minnesota man accused of killing his girlfriend, dismembering her body and trying to burn her remains has been charged with first-degree murder. Read More...

St. Cloud battleground for proposed oil pipeline

St. Cloud battleground for proposed oil pipeline

Jan 9, 2015 at 3:03 pm

St. Cloud River’s Edge Convention Center was the battleground for today’s hearing about a controversial proposal to build a pipeline that would increase the amount of oil coming from North Dakota. Read More...

Gas prices no good for Dayton's gas-tax

Gas prices no good for Dayton's gas-tax

Jan 9, 2015 at 1:01 pm

Cheap gas prices could put a dent in Gov. Mark Dayton's forthcoming proposal to tack a new sales tax on fuel purchases. Read More...

St. Cloud Organic Conference meeting demands

St. Cloud Organic Conference meeting demands

Jan 9, 2015 at 12:12 pm

The two-day Minnesota Organic Conference kicked off today at the St. Cloud River's Edge Convention Center despite single-digit temperatures and below-zero nightly forecasts Read More...

Pets need shelter from the cold, too

Pets need shelter from the cold, too

Jan 9, 2015 at 12:12 pm

If it's too cold for you outside then it's probably too cold for your pets to be outdoors, too, according to the Tri-County Humane Society. Read More...

Winter storm causes traffic snarls, crashes

Winter storm causes traffic snarls, crashes

Jan 9, 2015 at 11:11 am

Nearly 700 crashes are being reported around Minnesota following yesterday's winter storm. Read More...

MNsure changes pondered by Republicans

MNsure changes pondered by Republicans

Jan 9, 2015 at 11:11 am

Significant and controversial changes to MNsure -- the state-run health insurance marketplace -- are on the Republican majority's agenda in the Minnesota House. Read More...

Subaru recalls 199K vehicles to fix brake line rust

Subaru recalls 199K vehicles to fix brake line rust

Jan 9, 2015 at 11:11 am

Subaru is recalling almost 200,000 of its cars and SUVs to fix a brake line issue that increases the risk of crashes for drivers in snowy states including Minnesota. Read More...

AUDIO: Fire Chief Mund retiring

AUDIO: Fire Chief Mund retiring

Jan 9, 2015 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud Fire Chief Bill Mund announced his retirement today. Read More...

Organic farmers gather in St. Cloud

Organic farmers gather in St. Cloud

Jan 9, 2015 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Hundreds of organic farmers in Minnesota are gathering to network and learn about the latest trends in their industry. Read More...

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