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House committee hears Decker bill

House committee hears Decker bill

Feb 6, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) The Minnesota House Transportation Policy Committee heard a bill Tuesday that would re-name an 11-mile stretch of Minnesota Highway 23 the "Officer Tom Decker Memorial Highway." Read More...

Delays possible on Highway 15

Delays possible on Highway 15

Feb 6, 2013 at 6:06 am

SARTELL, Minn. (KNSI) The Minnesota Department of Transportation says drivers may encounter slow traffic and delays on Highway 15 in Sartell beginning today as lane and shoulder closures occur between County Roads 1 and 120. Read More...

Offender notification meeting cancelled

Offender notification meeting cancelled

Feb 5, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud police say a sex offender notification meeting scheduled for Wednesday night at City Hall has been cancelled. Read More...

Sunday liquor sale argument returns

Sunday liquor sale argument returns

Feb 5, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A Duluth lawmaker is pushing a bill that would legalize liquor sales on Sundays, even though he admits its chances are slim. Read More...

Ex-Nurse Sued Over Siphoned Drugs

Ex-Nurse Sued Over Siphoned Drugs

Feb 5, 2013 at 2:02 pm

Four former patients are suing St. Cloud Hospital and a former nurse who admitted siphoning pain medication from IV bags for personal use. Read More...

MN House Begins Gun Hearings

MN House Begins Gun Hearings

Feb 5, 2013 at 12:12 pm

The national debate over guns has come to Minnesota's Capitol as lawmakers begin marathon hearings on a dozen proposed changes to state gun laws. Read More...

MPCA Investigates Waste Recovery Effort

MPCA Investigates Waste Recovery Effort

Feb 5, 2013 at 12:12 pm

Minnesota regulators are investigating how the Red Cliff Band of Ojibwe handled barrels of Cold War military waste that it recovered last summer from Lake Superior. Read More...

Minneapolis teen sentenced for killing

Minneapolis teen sentenced for killing

Feb 5, 2013 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A Minneapolis teenager has been sentenced to 28 years in prison for the death of a 5-year-old boy who was struck by a stray bullet during a gang-related shooting. Read More...

Man sentenced in totem pole death

Man sentenced in totem pole death

Feb 5, 2013 at 9:09 am

INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. (AP) A northern Minnesota man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison in the death of his wife who was crushed by a totem pole. Read More...

Man killed in Chippewa County accident

Man killed in Chippewa County accident

Feb 5, 2013 at 7:07 am

MILAN, Minn. (KNSI) A Granite Falls man was killed Monday in an accident in Chippewa County. Read More...

Gun debate begins at Capitol

Gun debate begins at Capitol

Feb 5, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The growing debate over gun control is taking center stage at Minnesota's Capitol this week as lawmakers take up a handful of proposals that would limit access to guns for some individuals. Read More...

Co-op will pay $116M to members

Co-op will pay $116M to members

Feb 5, 2013 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) The farmer-owned CHS cooperative says it will pay $600 million to its owners, including $116 million to Minnesota members. Read More...

TIP hotline busy in 2012

TIP hotline busy in 2012

Feb 5, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) 2012 was a bad year for poachers in Minnesota. Read More...

Redwood Falls man charged with murder

Redwood Falls man charged with murder

Feb 5, 2013 at 6:06 am

REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. (AP) A Redwood Falls man is charged with murder and arson after a fire last month killed a 72-year-old man living in his apartment building. Read More...

St. Cloud EDA delivers report

St. Cloud EDA delivers report

Feb 5, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The St. Cloud City Council last night heard a report on the work of the Economic Development Authority during its first two years of operations. Read More...

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