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Propane hotline takes 80 calls on Day one

Propane hotline takes 80 calls on Day one

Jan 31, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota officials have set up a public hotline to help residents deal with propane issues during this recent shortage. Read More...

Task force wants voting roster study

Task force wants voting roster study

Jan 31, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota panel that led a pilot project around an electronic voter verification process is urging the Legislature to authorize a more extensive study this fall. Read More...

Metro Bus involved in crash

Metro Bus involved in crash

Jan 30, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. CLOUD,, Minn. (KNSI) No injuries in a three vehicle crash in Le Sauk Township this morning. Read More...

Dems push Women's Security Act

Dems push Women's Security Act

Jan 30, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Democrats in the Minnesota Legislature are planning a big push for what they're calling a "Women's Economic Security Act." Read More...

Search for Alex Tech College president

Search for Alex Tech College president

Jan 30, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) Two semifinalists have been named to become the next president of Alexandria Technical and Community College. Read More...

NFL cracks down on bogus apparel

NFL cracks down on bogus apparel

Jan 30, 2014 at 9:09 am

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal authorities and the NFL say they have seized $21.6 million worth of fake Super Bowl jerseys, hats and other items in a counterfeit goods crackdown. Read More...

Hoppe upset with MnSure bonuses

Hoppe upset with MnSure bonuses

Jan 30, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State officials say 14 people who managed the troubled MNsure online health insurance exchange were paid bonuses of more than $26,000 just after its launch. Read More...

DNR issues poaching citations

DNR issues poaching citations

Jan 30, 2014 at 5:05 am

BAUDETTE, Minn. (AP) — About two dozen people are expected to be cited after the Department of Natural Resources officers executed search warrants as part of a fish poaching investigation in far northern Minnesota. Read More...

Chisholm man wins Beargrease

Chisholm man wins Beargrease

Jan 30, 2014 at 5:05 am

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Defending champion Nathan Schroeder has won the 30th running of the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon in Minnesota. Read More...

Hackers stole credentials from vendors

Hackers stole credentials from vendors

Jan 30, 2014 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) — Target says investigators have found that hackers stole credentials from a vendor to access the retailer's systems and pilfer about 40 million debit and credit card numbers as well as personal information for another 70 million people. Read More...

Bus driver charged with DWI

Bus driver charged with DWI

Jan 30, 2014 at 5:05 am

WINONA, Minn. (AP) — A school bus driver in southeastern Minnesota is accused of being drunk when he lost control of a bus carrying five children and crashed into a ditch. Read More...

Audio: Crackdown on synthetic drugs

Audio: Crackdown on synthetic drugs

Jan 30, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A legislative panel is recommending that Minnesota lawmakers give the state Board of Pharmacy the power to order businesses to stop selling synthetic drugs. Read More...

Thompson to announce running mate

Thompson to announce running mate

Jan 30, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota gubernatorial candidate Dave Thompson has chosen a fellow GOP state senator as his running mate, a Republican official with direct knowledge of the pick told The Associated Press. Read More...

Tax agency halts move to debit cards for now

Tax agency halts move to debit cards for now

Jan 29, 2014 at 5:05 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Revenue is choosing paper over plastic when it comes to tax refunds. Read More...

No charges for MN church leaders in abuse case

No charges for MN church leaders in abuse case

Jan 29, 2014 at 5:05 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Authorities won't charge officials in the St. Paul and Minneapolis Archdiocese over their handling of a St. Paul priest who sexually abused two boys. Read More...

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