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Ventura compares shutdown to terrorism

Ventura compares shutdown to terrorism

Oct 7, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura has compared the federal government shutdown to an act of terrorism and he's pushing a petition for people to voice their displeasure. Read More...

BWCA settlement could date back 16,400 years

BWCA settlement could date back 16,400 years

Oct 7, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) Researchers at St. Cloud State University say they have reason to believe that a site in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness was home to a settlement as long as 16,400 years ago, which would make the habitation the oldest in Minnesota. Read More...

Wolf license applications down sharply

Wolf license applications down sharply

Oct 7, 2013 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Applications for Minnesota wolf hunting and trapping licenses has dropped by almost half this year. Read More...

Hundreds turn out for Schunk memorial

Hundreds turn out for Schunk memorial

Oct 7, 2013 at 7:07 am

BURNSVILLE, Minn. (AP) Hundreds of people packed the Burnsville Performing Arts Center for a memorial service dedicated to a slain University of Minnesota student. Read More...

Archdiocese forming task force

Archdiocese forming task force

Oct 7, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis says it's creating an independent task force to investigate how priests accused of misconduct were handled. Read More...

Time expiring for military tax credit

Time expiring for military tax credit

Oct 7, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) There's a week left for Minnesota troops and veterans to file for a tax credit designed to recognize their combat service. Read More...

I-90 reopens following snowstorm

I-90 reopens following snowstorm

Oct 7, 2013 at 4:04 am

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) All sections of Interstate 90 that were shut down by a snowstorm in western South Dakota are now open. Read More...

Council takes up Islamic Center request

Council takes up Islamic Center request

Oct 7, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The St. Cloud City Council meets Monday night, and on the agenda is a plan to build a new Islamic Center mosque in a residential neighborhood at 1850 Clearwater Road. Read More...

Boy sneaks on plane without ticket

Boy sneaks on plane without ticket

Oct 6, 2013 at 5:05 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A 9-year-old runaway was able to get through security, board a plane at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport without a ticket and fly to Las Vegas. Read More...

Bemidji ACLU office closing

Bemidji ACLU office closing

Oct 6, 2013 at 5:05 pm

BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) The American Civil Liberties Union plans to close its Bemidji office by the end of the month due to budget cutbacks. Read More...

Gas prices down 14 cents in two weeks

Gas prices down 14 cents in two weeks

Oct 6, 2013 at 12:12 pm

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) The average U.S. price of a gallon of gasoline has dropped 14 cents over the past two weeks. Read More...

Another shipwreck found in Superior

Another shipwreck found in Superior

Oct 6, 2013 at 12:12 pm

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) The group that found a sunken freighter off the Lake Superior shore of Marquette, Mich. this spring has found a second one — this time north of Duluth. Read More...

Memorial service set for Schunk

Memorial service set for Schunk

Oct 6, 2013 at 9:09 am

BURNSVILLE, Minn. (AP) A public memorial service is being planned for a University of Minnesota student who was found dead more than a week after she went missing. Read More...

Greenway family gets harvest help

Greenway family gets harvest help

Oct 6, 2013 at 8:08 am

MOUNT VERNON, S.D. (AP) Neighbors, friends and family showed up this week to help the father of Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway. Read More...

Heavy rains cause mudslides in Winona Co.

Heavy rains cause mudslides in Winona Co.

Oct 6, 2013 at 8:08 am

WINONA, Minn. (AP) Heavy overnight rainfall caused some mudslides and flooding along the Mississippi River in southeastern Minnesota. Read More...

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