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Brainerd crash leaves woman in critical condition

Brainerd crash leaves woman in critical condition

Jan 16, 2015 at 10:10 am

A mother and daughter from Nisswa were seriously injured Thursday in a head-on collision north of Brainerd. Read More...

Officials warn of State Lottery scam

Officials warn of State Lottery scam

Jan 16, 2015 at 10:10 am

Minnesota State Lottery officials are warning Minnesotans about an unusual scam that uses the names of a couple from Bethel who won an $11.7 million Hot Lotto jackpot last fall. Read More...

A challenging winter for tourism

A challenging winter for tourism

Jan 16, 2015 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) It's been a tough winter in Minnesota to do some of the traditionally popular cold weather month activites. Read More...

Head-on collision in St. Cloud results in minor injuries

Head-on collision in St. Cloud results in minor injuries

Jan 16, 2015 at 10:10 am

A head-on collision in St. Cloud on Thursday resulted in citations being issued to both drivers. Read More...

Lake ice unpredictable and can be unsafe

Lake ice unpredictable and can be unsafe

Jan 16, 2015 at 10:10 am

The Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office would like the public to use extreme caution when venturing out onto area lakes. With this winter’s rapid changes in temperature, lake ice has been heaving and cracking more than usual. Read More...

Firefighters not prepared to handle oil spills, according to new report

Firefighters not prepared to handle oil spills, according to new report

Jan 16, 2015 at 10:10 am

A new report says Minnesota's firefighters and first responders aren't adequately prepared to handle an oil spill or fiery accident. Read More...

Archdiocese files for bankruptcy

Archdiocese files for bankruptcy

Jan 16, 2015 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has filed for bankruptcy, saying it's is the best way to fairly get as many resources as possible to victims of alleged clergy sexual abuse. Read More...

Minnesota House moves fast to approve $20M tax cut bill

Minnesota House moves fast to approve $20M tax cut bill

Jan 15, 2015 at 5:05 pm

The Minnesota House has voted unanimously today to approve about $20 million in extra tax credits and deductions that people can claim when filing forms this winter and spring. Read More...

Cause of Sauk Rapids fire an accident

Cause of Sauk Rapids fire an accident

Jan 15, 2015 at 5:05 pm

A fire that destroyed an attached garage in Sauk Rapids on Tuesday night has been ruled accidental. Read More...

State Rail Plan meetings include St. Cloud

State Rail Plan meetings include St. Cloud

Jan 15, 2015 at 4:04 pm

A second round of statewide public meetings about the 2015 update of the Minnesota State Rail Plan begins Wednesday, and includes a meeting in St. Cloud on Jan. 29. Read More...

Police close case on 6-year-old's hanging death

Police close case on 6-year-old's hanging death

Jan 15, 2015 at 3:03 pm

Brooklyn Park police have closed their investigation into the hanging death of a 6-year-old girl without a clear finding of what happened. Read More...

Fire deaths statewide drop last year

Fire deaths statewide drop last year

Jan 15, 2015 at 3:03 pm

Despite four fire fatalities already this month in Minnesota, including one this week in Minneapolis, officials are encouraged by the continued downward trend in fire deaths over the past 30 years. Read More...

Chipotle: No pork at a third of restaurants

Chipotle: No pork at a third of restaurants

Jan 15, 2015 at 3:03 pm

Chipotle says it stopped serving pork at about a third of its restaurants after suspending a supplier that violated its standards. Read More...

High-speed chase ends with criminal charges

High-speed chase ends with criminal charges

Jan 15, 2015 at 2:02 pm

A Minneapolis man faces charges after leading law enforcement authorities on a 45-mile chase that reached speeds of 125 miles an hour. Read More...

Deer poachers' hunting privileges revoked

Deer poachers' hunting privileges revoked

Jan 15, 2015 at 2:02 pm

Four men recently plead guilty in Aitkin County District Court to a 2013 deer poaching case and had their hunting privileges revoked following an investigation by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Read More...

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