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VIDEO: Bus Pull Raises Funds For United Way

VIDEO: Bus Pull Raises Funds For United Way

Oct 24, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - A striking example of how small groups of people can accomplish big things - the United Way of Central Minnesota's 4th Annual "Bus Pull" was hosted this morning at New Flyer bus manufacturer. Read More...

Nienstedt says mistakes were made

Nienstedt says mistakes were made

Oct 24, 2013 at 1:01 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - St. Paul Archbishop John Nienstedt acknowledges "some serious" mistakes have been made in the way the archdiocese handled allegations of clergy sexual misconduct over the last decade, and he pledges new steps to protect the faithful. Read More...

GOP legislators confront Ritchie over voter site

GOP legislators confront Ritchie over voter site

Oct 24, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Three Republican legislators have met with Democratic Secretary of State Mark Ritchie over their belief he overstepped his authority by implementing an online voter registration system. Read More...

Franken: Fed health care site getting better

Franken: Fed health care site getting better

Oct 24, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Sen. Al Franken says it's too early to extend the signup period for insurance under the federal health overhaul. Read More...

Anhydrous leak in Swift County

Anhydrous leak in Swift County

Oct 24, 2013 at 8:08 am

BENSON, Minn. (KNSI) The Swift County Sheriff's Office says a pickup pulling two 1,000 gallon anhydrous ammonia tanks struck a patch of ice on a bridge and rolled into the ditch Thursday morning. Read More...

Dalrymple seeks disaster declaration

Dalrymple seeks disaster declaration

Oct 24, 2013 at 7:07 am

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple has asked President Barack Obama to declare a federal disaster for the southwestern and south central parts of the state that were hit by an early October blizzard. Read More...

Dispute over athlete's Tweet settled

Dispute over athlete's Tweet settled

Oct 24, 2013 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) A Minnesota high school athlete who was suspended over a tweet has dropped his push for a restraining order after being told he'll be allowed to wrestle this season. Read More...

Thirteen people ejected in van rollover

Thirteen people ejected in van rollover

Oct 24, 2013 at 6:06 am

WORTHINGTON, Minn. (KNSI) The State Patrol says thirteen people were ejected from a van as it rolled on an icy stretch of Interstate 90 near Worthington early Friday morning. Read More...

Officer involved shooting in Minnetonka

Officer involved shooting in Minnetonka

Oct 24, 2013 at 6:06 am

MINNETONKA, Minn. (AP) — One man has died in an officer-involved shooting in Minnetonka. Read More...

AUDIO: Cool temps slow corn harvest

AUDIO: Cool temps slow corn harvest

Oct 24, 2013 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Mother nature is providing more challenges to area farmers trying to get their corn crop harvested. Read More...

Law school freezing tuition rates

Law school freezing tuition rates

Oct 24, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The University of St. Thomas law school is freezing tuition for its next incoming class. Read More...

Group against gun violence holds summit

Group against gun violence holds summit

Oct 24, 2013 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A group working to stop gun violence is holding a summit in Minneapolis to talk about preventing violence and creating safe communities. Read More...

Stadium committee meets today

Stadium committee meets today

Oct 24, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota legislative panel formed to keep tabs on the Vikings stadium deal is meeting to go over a recently signed lease and the development agreement. Read More...

Kansas company issues meat recall

Kansas company issues meat recall

Oct 23, 2013 at 2:02 pm

WASHINGTON (AP) —Reser's Fine Foods in Topeka, Kan., is recalling about 22,800 pounds of potentially bacteria-tainted chicken, ham and beef products. Read More...

Dayton recovering from hip procedure

Dayton recovering from hip procedure

Oct 23, 2013 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is recuperating following a procedure at the Mayo Clinic meant to relieve pain in his hip. Read More...

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