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Cold stretches inflate energy bills

Cold stretches inflate energy bills

Jan 14, 2014 at 12:12 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) — The core of Minnesota has battled through extreme deep-freeze conditions - and the cost to heat a home stands to increase. Read More...

Audio:Daniel settling in at Metro Bus

Audio:Daniel settling in at Metro Bus

Jan 14, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Ryan Daniel is settling in to his new position as executive director at Metro Bus in St. Cloud, and is working on a couple of major projects for the new year. Read More...

Audio: Prettner Solon

Audio: Prettner Solon "class act"

Jan 14, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) One of the five Republicans running against Mark Dayton in this year's governor's race calls Dayton's liuetenant governor, a class act, but unutilized," and says she was never listened to, so, "out of frustration, she just decided to leave." Read More...

Feasibility Study Approved for Pinecone Road

Feasibility Study Approved for Pinecone Road

Jan 14, 2014 at 10:10 am

SARTELL, Minn. (KNSI) - A significant stretch of Sartell's Pinecone road moved a step closer to a facelift. Read More...

Prettner Solon not seeking re-election

Prettner Solon not seeking re-election

Jan 14, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Lt. Gov. Yvonne Prettner Solon says she won't join Gov. Mark Dayton in his bid for a second term. Read More...

Long wait for Metrodome seats

Long wait for Metrodome seats

Jan 14, 2014 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Some Minnesota Vikings season ticket holders waited for hours to take home a memorable piece of the Metrodome. Read More...

Stearns Co. considers trail use change

Stearns Co. considers trail use change

Jan 14, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The Stearns County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing next month on the idea of allowing the use of electrical bicycles on county rails. Read More...

Bills being filed for 2014 session

Bills being filed for 2014 session

Jan 14, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Lawmakers itching to get their proposals in the pipeline have filed them ahead of the 2014 session. Read More...

Teenager injured in snowmobile crash

Teenager injured in snowmobile crash

Jan 14, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A St. Cloud teenager was injured in a snowmobile accident Monday. Read More...

Arrest made in possible homicide

Arrest made in possible homicide

Jan 14, 2014 at 4:04 am

BABBITT, Minn. (AP) — Authorities have made an arrest in a possible homicide in northeastern Minnesota. Read More...

Stadium authority hits back at lawsuit

Stadium authority hits back at lawsuit

Jan 14, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The public authority overseeing Vikings stadium construction is asking the Minnesota Supreme Court to make plaintiffs who sued to stop the project post a $50 million bond to show they could cover damages if they lose. Read More...

Pretnner Solon announcing future plans

Pretnner Solon announcing future plans

Jan 14, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Lieutenant Governor Yvonne Prettner Solon says she will announce her political plans later today. Read More...

Patrol suffers rash of crashes

Patrol suffers rash of crashes

Jan 14, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota State Patrol says it has four damaged squad cars in recent days thanks to motorists who have slid into patrol cars on shoulders. Read More...

Franken announces fundraising numbers

Franken announces fundraising numbers

Jan 13, 2014 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Sen. Al Franken reports raising $2.1 million in the final three months of last year, and now has $4.8 million in the bank for his upcoming re-election campaign. Read More...

Settlement in case over newborn blood samples

Settlement in case over newborn blood samples

Jan 13, 2014 at 12:12 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Health has reached a settlement in a case over its practice of storing and using newborn blood samples without parental consent. Read More...

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