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Audio: Move to CNG buses now official

Audio: Move to CNG buses now official

May 16, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The conversion from diesel to compressed natural gas for St. Cloud Metro Bus is now official. Read More...

Farm Rescue lands three year grant

Farm Rescue lands three year grant

May 16, 2014 at 8:08 am

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A Midwest farm aid group that has grown even more than its founder dreamed possible is using the largest grant in its history to add staff and plan for the future. Read More...

Green named interim SCSU provost

Green named interim SCSU provost

May 16, 2014 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Richard Green has been appointed to serve as interim provost and vice president for Academic Affairs at St. Cloud State University. Read More...

Wife of murdered soldier faces trial

Wife of murdered soldier faces trial

May 16, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Prosecutors say a woman accused of planning her husband's killing had used claims of abuse to convince another man to shoot him. Read More...

Jobless rate down slightly in April

Jobless rate down slightly in April

May 16, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota's unemployment rate decreased slightly in April. Read More...

Whitney Park body identified

Whitney Park body identified

May 16, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud police have released the identity of a body found last weekend in a wooded area on the north end of Whitney Park. Read More...

Kill creates new Epilepsy fund

Kill creates new Epilepsy fund

May 16, 2014 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota football coach Jerry Kill is starting a fund to help children with epilepsy. Read More...

Minnesota House passes Bonding Bill

Minnesota House passes Bonding Bill

May 16, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota House has given approval to more than $1 billion in construction projects paid for with state bonds and cash, a crucial link in a session-ending deal. Read More...

New system tracks water permits

New system tracks water permits

May 16, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is rolling out a new system for managing water use permits as part of its continued effort to assure the sustainability of precious groundwater. Read More...

Hollywood Spotlight, Thursday

Hollywood Spotlight, Thursday

May 15, 2014 at 11:11 am

Your hollywood dish for the day! Read More...

Developers spend $2.5 billion on rail route

Developers spend $2.5 billion on rail route

May 15, 2014 at 9:09 am

The group that is building a new light rail line connecting downtown St. Paul and Minneapolis says developers are spending an estimated $2.5 billion along the route. Read More...

Five facing federal gun charges

Five facing federal gun charges

May 15, 2014 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Five people face federal charges alleging they conspired to buy guns on behalf of gang members involved in robberies and drug deals. Read More...

Fallen officers being remembered

Fallen officers being remembered

May 15, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — In honor of police officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty, law enforcement from across Minnesota are standing guard at the state's Peace Officers Memorial for 24 hours. Read More...

Canterbury race season opens Friday

Canterbury race season opens Friday

May 15, 2014 at 5:05 am

SHAKOPEE, Minn. (AP) — Canterbury Park opens its live horse racing season on Friday. Read More...

House passes synthetic drugs bill

House passes synthetic drugs bill

May 15, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A measure aimed at synthetic drugs appears to be cruising toward final passage in the Legislature. Read More...

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