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Obama plans Minnesota visit

Obama plans Minnesota visit

Feb 24, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — President Barack Obama will be in St. Paul this week to discuss a new competition encouraging investments to create jobs. Read More...

Minn. leaders try to steer around session pitfalls

Minn. leaders try to steer around session pitfalls

Feb 23, 2014 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Make no waves - that's a guiding principle for the Democrats in charge of Minnesota's Legislature. Lawmakers arrive Tuesday for an annual session that could extend into mid-May. Read More...

High hopes for Minn. medical-marijuana supporters

High hopes for Minn. medical-marijuana supporters

Feb 23, 2014 at 1:01 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Supporters of medical marijuana say the state's 2014 legislative session, which starts Tuesday, may be Minnesota's best chance in years to see pot legalized for medical use. Read More...

More of Metrodome's roof to come down

More of Metrodome's roof to come down

Feb 22, 2014 at 12:12 pm

Crews are planning to use controlled explosive charges as they continue to demolish the roof structure of the Metrodome. Read More...

Minn. credit union liquidated as FBI investigates

Minn. credit union liquidated as FBI investigates

Feb 22, 2014 at 12:12 pm

A Little Falls credit union has been liquidated as the FBI investigates reports of accounting irregularities. Read More...

MnDOT Issues Travel Warning

MnDOT Issues Travel Warning

Feb 21, 2014 at 4:04 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises no unnecessary travel in Central Minnesota due to blowing and drifting snow. Read More...

Environmental projects make the legislative agenda

Environmental projects make the legislative agenda

Feb 21, 2014 at 3:03 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When it comes to the outdoors and the environment, the 2014 legislative session is going to be about money for projects. Read More...

Patrol Advising No Travel

Patrol Advising No Travel

Feb 21, 2014 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota State Patrols is advising no travel throughout much of Minnesota because of icy and snow-covered roads following a winter storm. Read More...

Woman gets prison time for fatal methadone OD

Woman gets prison time for fatal methadone OD

Feb 21, 2014 at 3:03 pm

STILLWATER, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota woman is going to prison for supplying methadone to a 23-year-old man who overdosed on it and died. Read More...

Xcel: Customers to keep meters clear

Xcel: Customers to keep meters clear

Feb 21, 2014 at 3:03 pm

With higher snow totals than in recent years affecting the Upper Midwest, and with another storm hitting the region, Xcel Energy urges natural gas customers to keep their gas meters free of ice and snow. Read More...

Tentative deal between St. Paul district, teachers

Tentative deal between St. Paul district, teachers

Feb 21, 2014 at 1:01 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — St. Paul Public Schools and its teachers union have reached a tentative agreement on a new labor contract, averting a strike authorization vote set for Monday. Read More...

MNsure hits 100K enrollment milestone

MNsure hits 100K enrollment milestone

Feb 21, 2014 at 1:01 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — More than 100,000 Minnesotans have now enrolled in health insurance using the state's online exchange. Read More...

Minn. emergency order prompted

Minn. emergency order prompted

Feb 21, 2014 at 1:01 pm

A fierce winter storm that left many Minnesota roads iced over or impassable has prompted Gov. Mark Dayton to issue an emergency order. Read More...

Coordination of prison health care needed

Coordination of prison health care needed

Feb 21, 2014 at 8:08 am

A state audit says health care services for the approximately 9,000 adult inmates in Minnesota prisons should be better coordinated and more accountable. Read More...

Audio: St. Cloud sets snow record

Audio: St. Cloud sets snow record

Feb 21, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The city of St. Cloud issued a snow emergency that went into effect at 12:01 am Friday morning after a record seven-point-six inches of snow fell on the city Thursday. Read More...

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