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St. Ben's Rated Highly for Peace Corps Volunteers

St. Ben's Rated Highly for Peace Corps Volunteers

Feb 18, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. JOSEPH, Minn. (KNSI) - The College of St. Benedict has vaulted into the upper tier of colleges and universities to produce Peace Corps volunteers. Read More...

Benton County parents face drug charges

Benton County parents face drug charges

Feb 18, 2014 at 10:10 am

FOLEY, Minn. (AP) — A toddler has been removed from a home in Benton County because authorities allege the child and the youngster's parents have tested positive for drugs. Read More...

Student Wins Poster Contest

Student Wins Poster Contest

Feb 18, 2014 at 9:09 am

Claire Maurus has been recognized as an International Merit Winner for the Lions International Peace Poster Contest. Read More...

Sunday Liquor Sales Bill

Sunday Liquor Sales Bill

Feb 18, 2014 at 7:07 am

A bill to legalize Sunday liquor sales is expected to surface early in the 2014 legislative session Read More...

Mixed support for medical marijuana

Mixed support for medical marijuana

Feb 18, 2014 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A new poll shows a slight majority of Minnesotans asked about legalizing medical marijuana support it. Read More...

No injuries in car-train collision

No injuries in car-train collision

Feb 18, 2014 at 6:06 am

ELK RIVER, Minn. (AP) Metro Transit officials say nobody was injured when a Northstar commuter train struck a car with a baby inside near Elk River. Read More...

Snow record set on Monday

Snow record set on Monday

Feb 18, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The St. Cloud area spent Monday digging out of its heaviest snowfall of February. Read More...

Snowmobiler dies after crash with train

Snowmobiler dies after crash with train

Feb 18, 2014 at 5:05 am

BRAINERD, Minn. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of a snowmobiler who collided with a train in Brainerd. Read More...

Metrodome demolition halted

Metrodome demolition halted

Feb 18, 2014 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Demolition has been halted at the Metrodome after a beam unexpectedly fell out of sequence and caused a tier to collapse. Read More...

Minn. deposit fee idea splits environmentalists

Minn. deposit fee idea splits environmentalists

Feb 17, 2014 at 2:02 pm

It's green-on-green combat as environmentalists debate whether Minnesota should have a 10-cent deposit on bottles and cans to encourage recycling. Read More...

Minn. officials debate when to clear crime slates

Minn. officials debate when to clear crime slates

Feb 17, 2014 at 1:01 pm

Minnesota's willingness to forgive people with criminal pasts is emerging as a hot topic for state legislators, who are mulling revisions to laws designed to give low-level offenders a clean slate. Read More...

Anonymous Source Gives $130,000 To Build Lake George Stage

Anonymous Source Gives $130,000 To Build Lake George Stage

Feb 17, 2014 at 12:12 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - Thanks to the generosity of an anonymous source, plans to build a permanent stage along the banks of Lake George have an extra $130,000 at the ready. Read More...

Pedestrian Killed in Northern MN

Pedestrian Killed in Northern MN

Feb 17, 2014 at 11:11 am

HERMANTOWN, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say a pedestrian has been struck and killed in Hermantown. Read More...

Archdiocese releases additional priest names

Archdiocese releases additional priest names

Feb 17, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota archdiocese is releasing the names of nine more priests it says were "credibly accused" of sexual abuse of a minor. Read More...

Pivotal Parole Decision in Teen Girl's Death

Pivotal Parole Decision in Teen Girl's Death

Feb 17, 2014 at 8:08 am

The issue of whether juveniles should be sentenced to life without the possibility of parole is getting a look by the state Supreme Court, and the Legislature. Read More...

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