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Audio: Severe Weather Awareness Week

Audio: Severe Weather Awareness Week

Apr 22, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) As the temperatures rise, so does the threat of severe weather in Minnesota. Read More...

Minnesota ski resort open until May

Minnesota ski resort open until May

Apr 22, 2014 at 7:07 am

LUTSEN, Minn. (AP) — A northeastern Minnesota ski resort plans to stay open until May — its latest closing date ever. Read More...

More than 500 distracted drivers cited

More than 500 distracted drivers cited

Apr 22, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Public Safety says law enforcement officers across Minnesota cited 550 people for texting while driving during a recent 10-day crackdown on distracted driving. Read More...

Body found in Duluth identified

Body found in Duluth identified

Apr 22, 2014 at 6:06 am

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say a body found in Duluth last week is that of a 74-year-old woman missing since last summer. Read More...

Woman charged with starving horses

Woman charged with starving horses

Apr 22, 2014 at 6:06 am

A woman is accused of tying two horses to a tree in northern Minnesota, more than two weeks before the animals were found starved to death. Read More...

MOA hosting cheerleader auditions

MOA hosting cheerleader auditions

Apr 22, 2014 at 6:06 am

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — The Mall of America will host final auditions for the 2014 squad of Minnesota Vikings cheerleaders. Read More...

Feedlot rule updates considered

Feedlot rule updates considered

Apr 22, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The citizens board that oversees the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is considering a set of updates to the state's environmental rules for livestock feedlots. Read More...

Lawmakers return to finish session

Lawmakers return to finish session

Apr 22, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are back in action after a week away from the Capitol, but their annual session is rapidly winding down. Read More...

Man who shot teens 'scared in own home'

Man who shot teens 'scared in own home'

Apr 21, 2014 at 3:03 pm

A defense attorney says a Minnesota man on trial for killing two teenagers after they had broken into his home was frightened after a series of increasingly violent burglaries. Read More...

State board reprimands Clay County Judge

State board reprimands Clay County Judge

Apr 21, 2014 at 3:03 pm

The Minnesota Board on Judicial Standards has publicly reprimanded Clay County District Judge Steven J. Cahill. Read More...

Opening statements underway in Byron trial

Opening statements underway in Byron trial

Apr 21, 2014 at 11:11 am

Prosecutors say a Minnesota man who killed two teenagers after they broke into his house had been lying in wait in his basement with a book, some snacks and two guns. Read More...

Target Field books Paul McCartney

Target Field books Paul McCartney

Apr 21, 2014 at 11:11 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (KNSI) The Minnesota Twins announced today that rock legend Paul McCartney will play at Target Field on August 2nd. Read More...

St. Paul to settle police lawsuit

St. Paul to settle police lawsuit

Apr 21, 2014 at 10:10 am

The St. Paul City Council is expected to approve a $45,000 settlement this week with a man who claimed an officer slammed his head into a wall, knocking him unconscious. Read More...

Wolves coach Adelman retires

Wolves coach Adelman retires

Apr 21, 2014 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A person with knowledge of the decision tells The Associated Press that Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman has decided to retire after 23 seasons. Read More...

Fatal club shooting in Mankato

Fatal club shooting in Mankato

Apr 21, 2014 at 10:10 am

Mankato police are trying to determine if there was more than one shooter responsible for the chaotic scene outside a club early Easter morning that left one dead and three others injured. Read More...

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