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Senate Panel Approves Pot Legislation

Senate Panel Approves Pot Legislation

Apr 29, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota Senate panel has approved legislation that would legalize medical marijuana. Read More...

Math tough for public works bill

Math tough for public works bill

Apr 29, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Political calculations are complicating consideration of a public works financing package. Read More...

Minnesota among states considering GMO labeling

Minnesota among states considering GMO labeling

Apr 29, 2014 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota lawmaker who is sponsoring a bill requiring labels on genetically modified food believes passage of similar legislation by states could force action at the federal level. Read More...

Tax fraud charges filed against Anoka woman

Tax fraud charges filed against Anoka woman

Apr 29, 2014 at 11:11 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Federal prosecutors say an Anoka woman failed to pay income taxes for many years, claiming she and her husband are not U.S. citizens, but are permanent residents of the "Kingdom of Heaven." Read More...

Orput: Smith waited to kill

Orput: Smith waited to kill

Apr 29, 2014 at 10:10 am

LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Prosecutors say a Minnesota man who shot two teenagers who broke into his home had always planned to take their lives. Read More...

Conservation Officer of the Year named

Conservation Officer of the Year named

Apr 29, 2014 at 10:10 am

UNDATED (KNSI) Scott Staples of Carlton (pictured left) has been named the Minnesota DNR's 2014 Conservation Officer of the Year. Read More...

Winds create havoc in NE Minnesota

Winds create havoc in NE Minnesota

Apr 29, 2014 at 10:10 am

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Strong winds have knocked down trees and cut power to thousands of homes and businesses across northeastern Minnesota. Read More...

Judge halts Minnesota online voter signup system

Judge halts Minnesota online voter signup system

Apr 29, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A judge has ordered Minnesota's new online voter registration system be shut down because of the way it was established. Read More...

MN House passes bill to compensate innocent

MN House passes bill to compensate innocent

Apr 29, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Innocent people who are wrongfully convicted could get as much as $100,000 for each year of imprisonment under a bill passed by the Minnesota House. Read More...

Gene Larkin appearing at Rox opener

Gene Larkin appearing at Rox opener

Apr 29, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The St. Cloud Rox have announced that former Minnesota Twins player Gene Larkin will throw out the ceremonial first pitch and sign autographs at the Rox home opener May 30th at Joe Faber Field. Read More...

Group asks judge to suspend campaign giving limits

Group asks judge to suspend campaign giving limits

Apr 29, 2014 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A group challenging a Minnesota campaign finance law is asking a federal judge to suspend a cap on some campaign contributions. Read More...

Franken: Hearing scheduled on propane

Franken: Hearing scheduled on propane

Apr 29, 2014 at 6:06 am

WASHINGTON (KNSI) - Senator Al Franken says the Senate Energy Committee will investigate the causes of this winter's propane shortages. Read More...

Veteran's Drive under repair

Veteran's Drive under repair

Apr 29, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Spring is road construction season in Minnesota, and a project is about to get started in St. Cloud. Read More...

Stearns Co. could see isolated flooding

Stearns Co. could see isolated flooding

Apr 29, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) This rainfall could cause some isolated local flooding issues in Stearns County in low lying areas, on certain roadways and in lakes and rivers. Read More...

Sauk Rapids police warn of burglaries

Sauk Rapids police warn of burglaries

Apr 29, 2014 at 6:06 am

SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (KNSI) Sauk Rapids police are asking residents to lock up their homes and vehicles after a rash of burglaries over the past two weeks. Read More...

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