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Final BWCA fire declared contained

Final BWCA fire declared contained

Sep 2, 2013 at 6:06 am

ELY, Minn. (AP) — U.S. forestry officials say the last remaining wildfire in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness has been declared 100 percent contained. Read More...

MN median income down in past decade

MN median income down in past decade

Sep 2, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — An economic group says Minnesota's median household income has fallen 18 percent from 2000 to 2010, the steepest decline in the nation. Read More...

Tuition cut spikes numbers at Concordia

Tuition cut spikes numbers at Concordia

Sep 2, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Concordia University in St. Paul has slashed its annual tuition by $10,000, leading to a dramatic 65 percent jump in the number of new students. Read More...

Tractor driver killed in traffic collision

Tractor driver killed in traffic collision

Sep 2, 2013 at 6:06 am

KELLOGG, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota troopers say a 65-year-old man who was driving a tractor in Wabasha County has died after being rear-ended by another vehicle. Read More...

Dove hunt opens its two month run

Dove hunt opens its two month run

Sep 2, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The two-month season for Minnesotans to hunt doves is under way. Read More...

Mississippi River could be used to fill MN lake

Mississippi River could be used to fill MN lake

Sep 2, 2013 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Mississippi River could turn out to be the salvation of White Bear Lake, which has lost about one-fourth of its volume over the past decade. Read More...

Minneapolis Protesters Against Syria

Minneapolis Protesters Against Syria

Sep 1, 2013 at 7:07 am

About 25 protesters gathered in Minneapolis to speak out against a possible U.S.-led attack on Syria. Read More...

Twin City Murders Could be Gang Related

Twin City Murders Could be Gang Related

Sep 1, 2013 at 7:07 am

The fatal shootings of three young men this summer has some Somalis worried that gang activity is picking up among young people in the community. Read More...

Dry Weather is a Warning for Fires

Dry Weather is a Warning for Fires

Sep 1, 2013 at 7:07 am

Officials in Karlstad say this summer's dry weather has emphasized the need to protect the town from wildfires. Read More...

State Patrol Reminding Drivers of Rules

State Patrol Reminding Drivers of Rules

Sep 1, 2013 at 7:07 am

The Minnesota State Patrol is reminding motorists to move over if they see an emergency vehicle on the side of the road. Read More...

Computer Security an Issue for the State

Computer Security an Issue for the State

Sep 1, 2013 at 7:07 am

A legislative audit has found that a massive computer system used by the state Department of Education needs better security measures to protect data on students. Read More...

Twin Cities Film Fest Announces Films

Twin Cities Film Fest Announces Films

Sep 1, 2013 at 7:07 am

The Twin Cities Film Fest is giving an advance look at some of the movies in its 2013 lineup. Read More...

Vikings Announce Final Roster

Vikings Announce Final Roster

Sep 1, 2013 at 7:07 am

The Minnesota Vikings have kept converted quarterback Joe Webb as a wide receiver. Read More...

Obama seeks approval for military move

Obama seeks approval for military move

Aug 31, 2013 at 2:02 pm

WASHINGTON (AP) — Delaying what had appeared to be an imminent strike, President Barack Obama says he will seek congressional approval before launching any military action meant to punish Syria for its alleged use of chemical weapons in an attack that killed hundreds. Read More...

Morneau traded to Pittsburgh

Morneau traded to Pittsburgh

Aug 31, 2013 at 2:02 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (KNSI) - The Pittsburgh Pirates, who are in a heated NL Central battle with the St. Louis Cardinals, have acquired first baseman Justin Morneau in a trade with the Minnesota Twins on Saturday. Read More...

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