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6th District candidates debate

6th District candidates debate

Oct 22, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A DFL congressional candidate is calling Republican hopeful Tom Emmer divisive in the race to succeed U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann in Minnesota's 6th District. Read More...

Faculty questions MnSCU leadership

Faculty questions MnSCU leadership

Oct 22, 2014 at 4:04 am

WINONA, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities' chancellor says he has not been contacted by Winona State faculty leaders about any concerns that would have led to their vote of no confidence. Read More...

First Lady rallies voters in Minnesota

First Lady rallies voters in Minnesota

Oct 22, 2014 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama is calling on the young and minority voters who powered her husband's rise to president to help re-elect Democrats in Minnesota. Read More...

Woman charged in strip club shooting

Woman charged in strip club shooting

Oct 21, 2014 at 2:02 pm

A St. Paul woman is charged with a fatal shooting inside a downtown Minneapolis strip club. Read More...

Pine City human remains came from burial

Pine City human remains came from burial

Oct 21, 2014 at 2:02 pm

Authorities say human remains found near Pine City are probably from a historic burial site. Read More...

MN hotline set up for Ebola questions

MN hotline set up for Ebola questions

Oct 21, 2014 at 2:02 pm

The state Health Department has set up a hotline to answer Minnesotans' questions about Ebola and precautions against the disease. Read More...

Rossing case now a murder investigation

Rossing case now a murder investigation

Oct 21, 2014 at 1:01 pm

The Wright County Sheriff's office is now handling the disappearance of Christopher Rossing as a death investigation. Read More...

Emerson opens new headquarters

Emerson opens new headquarters

Oct 21, 2014 at 11:11 am

Emerson Process Management has opened its new $70 million headquarters in Shakopee. Read More...

Farm equipment causing accidents

Farm equipment causing accidents

Oct 21, 2014 at 10:10 am

WORTHINGTON, Minn. (AP) — Electric co-ops in Minnesota say they're seeing more cases of farm machinery hitting poles or overhead lines, causing costly and potentially dangerous scenarios. Read More...

St. Cloud police chief talks about being target of racism at community event

St. Cloud police chief talks about being target of racism at community event

Oct 21, 2014 at 10:10 am

As St. Cloud police chief, William Blair Anderson’s goals includes eradicating racism in St. Cloud, but he spoke on Tuesday morning at the ninth annual Conversation on Race at the St. Cloud River's Edge Convention Center about being a target of racism, too. Read More...

Man mistakenly declared dead by USPS

Man mistakenly declared dead by USPS

Oct 21, 2014 at 10:10 am

The U.S. Postal Service is apologizing after it erroneously declared a Chaska man dead. Read More...

Midwest wolf population rises

Midwest wolf population rises

Oct 21, 2014 at 10:10 am

VIRGINA, Minn. (AP) — The gray wolf population has increased slightly in the Western Great Lakes District, which includes Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan. Read More...

New sports facility for Sauk Rapids?

New sports facility for Sauk Rapids?

Oct 21, 2014 at 9:09 am

SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (KNSI) When Sauk Rapids voters go to the polls in two weeks, they'll decide whether to extend the half-cent local option sales tax another 20 years, and whether a portion of the proceeds collected from that tax should be used to build a new indoor, multi-use sports facility. Read More...

OSHA investigating Willmar turkey plant

OSHA investigating Willmar turkey plant

Oct 21, 2014 at 8:08 am

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the Jennie-O turkey processing plant in Willmar after more than two-dozen workers there got sick Friday night. Read More...

Low deer harvest expected in Minnesota

Low deer harvest expected in Minnesota

Oct 21, 2014 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources expects this year's deer harvest will be one of the lowest in decades. But, that's by design. Read More...

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