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Senate unveiling bonding bill proposal

Senate unveiling bonding bill proposal

May 5, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A measure authorizing new state debt for construction projects around Minnesota is finally being unveiled in the Senate. Read More...

Ice recedes before fishing opener

Ice recedes before fishing opener

May 4, 2014 at 4:04 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The ice is receding as Minnesota's fishing opener approaches, and that has resort owners breathing a little easier. Read More...

Minnesota names 2014 Teacher of the Year

Minnesota names 2014 Teacher of the Year

May 4, 2014 at 4:04 pm

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — An English teacher who teaches classes in Minneapolis and Crystal has been named Minnesota's teacher of the year for 2014. Read More...

Body found in RV identified

Body found in RV identified

May 3, 2014 at 1:01 pm

WINONA, Minn. (AP) Authorities say a body discovered in the storage compartment of a rented recreational vehicle is that of a man who has been missing since November. Read More...

One dead in Lakeland house fire

One dead in Lakeland house fire

May 3, 2014 at 1:01 pm

LAKELAND, Minn. (AP) — One person has been found dead after a house fire in Lakeland. Read More...

Jim Oberstar dead at age 79

Jim Oberstar dead at age 79

May 3, 2014 at 11:11 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar, who served northeastern Minnesota for 36 years, has died. He was 79. Read More...

Franken makes bet on hockey series

Franken makes bet on hockey series

May 3, 2014 at 6:06 am

CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk says he's looking forward to an ice-cold Minnesota beer when the Chicago Blackhawks win the Stanley Cup. Read More...

Boy killed in farm accident

Boy killed in farm accident

May 3, 2014 at 6:06 am

WOLF LAKE, Minn. (AP) — A 5-year-old boy has died after a farm accident in Becker County. Read More...

Minnesota farms down eight percent

Minnesota farms down eight percent

May 3, 2014 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — New federal data show the number of farms in Minnesota fell 8 percent from 2007 to 2012, while the market value of agricultural products the state's farmers sold increased by 61 percent over the same five-year period. Read More...

Senate passes blood sample bill

Senate passes blood sample bill

May 3, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Senate has passed a bill allowing the state to retain blood samples from newborn babies indefinitely. Read More...

Budget talks continue at Capitol

Budget talks continue at Capitol

May 3, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Leading lawmakers have announced how they will dispense with what remains of Minnesota's $1.2 billion budget surplus, a framework that suggests the election-year legislative session is moving toward conclusion. Read More...

Adult charges sought in Waseca plot

Adult charges sought in Waseca plot

May 3, 2014 at 6:06 am

WASECA, Minn. (AP) — Prosecutors are seeking adult charges for a southern Minnesota teen who authorities say had planned to kill his family and bomb the junior and senior high school in Waseca. Read More...

Body found in RV storage compartment

Body found in RV storage compartment

May 2, 2014 at 12:12 pm

A group of people renting a recreational vehicle in Anoka County made a startling discovery after pulling off the road to investigate a foul odor. Read More...

Cellphone tracking restrictions approved

Cellphone tracking restrictions approved

May 2, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Restrictions on cellphone tracking by law enforcers have won the unanimous support of the Minnesota House. Read More...

Audio: Speedway opener washed out

Audio: Speedway opener washed out

May 2, 2014 at 10:10 am

SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (KNSI) Sunday was scheduled to be opening night for another season of racing at Granite City Speedway in Sauk Rapids--but Mother Nature has won out. Read More...

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