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Strong winds down trees, power lines in metro area

Strong winds down trees, power lines in metro area

Aug 24, 2012 at 7:07 am

GLENCOE, MN (AP) - Strong winds downed trees and power lines _ and caused damage to at least one roof _ as storms swept through the southwest metro area Thursday night. Read More...

State Fair ride stalls, stranding 24 riders

State Fair ride stalls, stranding 24 riders

Aug 24, 2012 at 7:07 am

FALCON HEIGHTS, MN (AP) - A ride at the Minnesota State Fair malfunctioned Thursday, stranding 24 people about 100 feet off the ground for 40 minutes. Read More...

Turkey jerky sickens 4, consumer advisory issued

Turkey jerky sickens 4, consumer advisory issued

Aug 24, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Minnesota health officials say four people have gotten sick from Salmonella linked to turkey jerky. Read More...

Charges say man had wanted to hurt officers

Charges say man had wanted to hurt officers

Aug 24, 2012 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A criminal complaint says a 38-year-old man charged in the stabbing of two Minneapolis park police officers told authorities: ''I wanted to hurt some cops.'' Read More...

Gay marriage campaign comes to Minnesota State Fair

Gay marriage campaign comes to Minnesota State Fair

Aug 24, 2012 at 6:06 am

FALCON HEIGHTS, MN (AP) - It's called the Great Minnesota Get-together, but this year both sides in the campaign over the constitutional amendment to ban same-sex marriage are trying to make it the Great Minnesota Conversation. Read More...

Police: St. Cloud Woman Murdered; Son in Custody

Police: St. Cloud Woman Murdered; Son in Custody

Aug 23, 2012 at 2:02 pm

St. Cloud police say a 40-year-old Rosemount man is in custody on homicide charges, accused of killing his mother. Read More...

New Meets Old as State Fair Officially Opens

New Meets Old as State Fair Officially Opens

Aug 23, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, MN (KNSI) – It's the traditional wrap-up to summer here in Minnesota -- and starting today, hundreds of thousands will be treated to all the finest that the state has to offer at the annual Minnesota State Fair in suburban St. Paul. Read More...

Warrant issued in child endangerment case

Warrant issued in child endangerment case

Aug 23, 2012 at 8:08 am

BEMIDJI, MN (AP) - An arrest warrant has been issued for a mother accused of leaving four children in a hot car while shopping at Target in Bemidji. Read More...

Wolf Hunting, Trapping License Deadline Approaching

Wolf Hunting, Trapping License Deadline Approaching

Aug 23, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, MN (KNSI) - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says the Sept. 6 deadline is rapidly approaching for people interested in participating in this fall's wolf hunting and trapping seasons. Read More...

Homicide Under Investigation in St. Cloud

Homicide Under Investigation in St. Cloud

Aug 23, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) – One person is dead and one person is in custody after an apparent homicide on St. Cloud's south side. Read More...

New Contract for St. Cloud Teachers

New Contract for St. Cloud Teachers

Aug 23, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - Just in time for the new school year, St. Cloud school teachers and the district reached agreement on a new contract. Read More...

New Dairy Princess Hails from Stearns County

New Dairy Princess Hails from Stearns County

Aug 23, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (KNSI) - Christine Reitsma, an 18-year-old college student from Sauk Centre, was crowned the 59th Princess Kay of the Milky Way in an evening ceremony at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds Wednesday. Read More...

Wright County Roll-over Victim Identified

Wright County Roll-over Victim Identified

Aug 23, 2012 at 7:07 am

BUFFALO, MN (KNSI) - Authorities have identified a Maple Lake man killed when his vehicle rolled on a Wright County road Monday. Read More...

SCSU Students Move in This Weekend, Head to Class Monday

SCSU Students Move in This Weekend, Head to Class Monday

Aug 23, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - A new school year at St. Cloud State University is about to begin. Read More...

Driver Accused in Death of Three out on Bond

Driver Accused in Death of Three out on Bond

Aug 23, 2012 at 7:07 am

WILLMAR, MN (KNSI) - The driver accused in a crash that killed three family members has been released from the Kandiyohi County Jail. Read More...

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