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Hearings set on oil pipeline

Hearings set on oil pipeline

Mar 19, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota regulators are holding hearings across northern Minnesota this week on Enbridge Energy's proposal to expand the capacity of its Alberta Clipper pipeline. Read More...

Increased Multi-DWI penalty Sought

Increased Multi-DWI penalty Sought

Mar 18, 2014 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Two Republican lawmakers want the Minnesota Legislature to strengthen the maximum penalty for repeat drunk-driver offenders. Read More...

Blue Earth priest pleads guilty in sex abuse case

Blue Earth priest pleads guilty in sex abuse case

Mar 18, 2014 at 2:02 pm

WINONA, Minn. (AP) — A Blue Earth-area priest has admitted to fondling a girl while he was attending dinner at her grandmother's home. Read More...

South Dakota fugitive found in northwest Iowa

South Dakota fugitive found in northwest Iowa

Mar 18, 2014 at 2:02 pm

STORM LAKE, Iowa (AP) — A 54-year-old man who'd fled a South Dakota prison facility more than a year ago has been found in northwest Iowa. Read More...

Poisonings from e-cigarette liquid up sharply

Poisonings from e-cigarette liquid up sharply

Mar 18, 2014 at 12:12 pm

Minnesota Poison Control System officials say they're seeing a sharp increase in the number of young people being harmed by e-cigarette liquid. Read More...

Missing girl located

Missing girl located

Mar 18, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud police are looking for a missing five year-old girl. Sergeant Jason Burke says the black girl is fair skinned, and was wearing multi-colored fleece pajama pants, an aztec style black and pink jacket with a pink hood, a burnt orange shirt, boots and a black hat with ear flaps. Read More...

Audio: Flooding not a major concern

Audio: Flooding not a major concern

Mar 18, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud has picked up nearly 60 inches of snow this winter, and several more wet, sloppy inches are falling today. Read More...

DWI bill under consideration

DWI bill under consideration

Mar 18, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A pair of Minnesota state Republican lawmakers wants the Legislature to strengthen the maximum penalty for repeat drunk-driver offenders. Read More...

Audio: Airport adding parking spaces

Audio: Airport adding parking spaces

Mar 18, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) As St. CLoud Regional Airport adds more commercial flights, they're finding a need to add more parking spaces too. Read More...

Dyslexia bill stalls to dismay of advocates

Dyslexia bill stalls to dismay of advocates

Mar 18, 2014 at 8:08 am

Advocates for children with reading problems caused by dyslexia say they're frustrated the issue isn't getting attention from state lawmakers. Read More...

Canterbury jockey has surgery following accident

Canterbury jockey has surgery following accident

Mar 18, 2014 at 8:08 am

A horse jockey who races at Canterbury Park in Shakopee has undergone surgery following an accident with a horse in Arizona. Read More...

Car strikes 6 year-old boy on his way to the bus

Car strikes 6 year-old boy on his way to the bus

Mar 18, 2014 at 7:07 am

A 6-year-old central Minnesota boy is hospitalized after he was struck by a car while crossing the road to his school bus. Read More...

Wis. football recruit accused of sex assault

Wis. football recruit accused of sex assault

Mar 18, 2014 at 7:07 am

A University of Wisconsin football recruit is accused of sexually assaulting a woman in her dorm room on the Madison campus in December. Read More...

Regional psychiatric center closes in Minnesota

Regional psychiatric center closes in Minnesota

Mar 18, 2014 at 7:07 am

Thousands of patients with severe mental illnesses will have to turn elsewhere for treatment after one of the largest mental health agencies in Minnesota abruptly ended service. Read More...

Audio: A snowy day on tap

Audio: A snowy day on tap

Mar 18, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Through Monday, St. Cloud had picked up only a tenth of an inch of snow in March. Read More...

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