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Officials not amused by water plunges

Officials not amused by water plunges

May 9, 2014 at 11:11 am

Law enforcement and rescue personnel say a seemingly harmless act for charity has potentially dangerous consequences. Read More...

First saltie of the year docks at Twin Ports

First saltie of the year docks at Twin Ports

May 9, 2014 at 9:09 am

It took a little longer than expected, but the first saltie of the year has docked at the Twin Ports harbor. Read More...

Woman charged in student death

Woman charged in student death

May 9, 2014 at 9:09 am

A driver accused of striking and killing a student athlete running along a Wright County road is charged with criminal vehicular homicide. Read More...

Audio: Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

Audio: Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

May 9, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive is being held tomorrow (Saturday) across the country and here in central Minnesota. Read More...

Pivotal vote on medical marijuana today

Pivotal vote on medical marijuana today

May 9, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A bill with tight limits on use of marijuana as medicine has reached a pivotal Minnesota House vote. Read More...

Tornadoes in Minnesota, but no damage

Tornadoes in Minnesota, but no damage

May 9, 2014 at 5:05 am

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — A spring storm has dropped several tornadoes on the ground in south-central Minnesota, but no major damage or injuries are reported. Read More...

Rate hike for CenterPoint approved

Rate hike for CenterPoint approved

May 9, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota regulators have approved a rate hike for CenterPoint Energy but not as much as the natural gas company sought. Read More...

House approves kill switch bill

House approves kill switch bill

May 9, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota House has passed a bill requiring smartphones and cell-connected tablet computers sold in Minnesota to feature an anti-theft "kill switch." Read More...

Council could decide lawmaker pay

Council could decide lawmaker pay

May 9, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The size of paychecks for lawmakers could be set by an appointed council if voters amend the Minnesota Constitution in 2016. Read More...

Dayton ready to hit the water

Dayton ready to hit the water

May 9, 2014 at 4:04 am

NISSWA, Minn. (AP) — Governor Mark Dayton will be among the nearly 500,000 Minnesotans going fishing this weekend. Read More...

Cop impersonator gave plea today

Cop impersonator gave plea today

May 8, 2014 at 3:03 pm

A man faces up to 27 years in prison after pleading guilty to raping a woman in Fridley after telling her he was a police officer last November. Read More...

College student critically injured in bus fall

College student critically injured in bus fall

May 8, 2014 at 2:02 pm

A Mankato college student remains in critical condition after falling off the bumper of a city bus last weekend. Read More...

Dayton prepares for Fishing Opener

Dayton prepares for Fishing Opener

May 8, 2014 at 2:02 pm

Gov. Mark Dayton will be among the nearly 500,000 Minnesotans going fishing this weekend. Read More...

House passes liquor measures

House passes liquor measures

May 8, 2014 at 1:01 pm

The Minnesota House has passed a bill permitting later bar hours during baseball's All-Star Game, allowing continuation of beer sales at University of Minnesota football games and granting other liquor licenses around the state. Read More...

Lawmakers agree on bill: $100M in tax cuts

Lawmakers agree on bill: $100M in tax cuts

May 8, 2014 at 12:12 pm

Minnesota lawmakers are ready to deliver $100 million more in tax relief, including extra refunds and credits for homeowners, renters and farmers. Read More...

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