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Hundreds of Thousands in Damages After First Fuel Storage Tanks Intentionally Contaminated

Hundreds of Thousands in Damages After First Fuel Storage Tanks Intentionally Contaminated

Aug 27, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - Hundreds of thousands of dollars in damage has been caused after someone intentionally poured chemicals into diesel storage tanks at two First Fuel locations. Read More...

Man found in freezer trying to leave girlfriend

Man found in freezer trying to leave girlfriend

Aug 27, 2013 at 1:01 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Prosecutors say a Minnesota woman beat her boyfriend to death, taped his body up in plastic and hid it in a freezer because he was trying to break up with her. Read More...

Teen describes fighting off rare wolf attack

Teen describes fighting off rare wolf attack

Aug 27, 2013 at 1:01 pm

BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) — A 16-year-old who fought off an apparent wolf attack in northern Minnesota says he won't be sleeping outside anytime soon. Read More...

Bachmann adviser promoting new book

Bachmann adviser promoting new book

Aug 27, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) An ex-adviser to Michele Bachmann's 2012 presidential bid is promoting a new book he says provides an insider's account of that campaign. Read More...

AUDIO: Changes coming to postal sorting

AUDIO: Changes coming to postal sorting

Aug 27, 2013 at 10:10 am

WAITE PARK, Minn. (KNSI) Some changes are coming next month to the operations at the U.S. Postal Service's mail sorting facility in Waite Park. Read More...

Stearns County Approves Special Election for Otte's Seat

Stearns County Approves Special Election for Otte's Seat

Aug 27, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - The Stearns County Board of Commissioners have set a date for a special election to fill the seat left open following the death of Don Otte. Read More...

SCSU Ends Contract with Bernick's

SCSU Ends Contract with Bernick's

Aug 27, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - St. Cloud State University has officially ended its contract with Bernick's Pepsi as it prepares to enter into a new campus beverage partnership. Read More...

Teenager describes wolf attack

Teenager describes wolf attack

Aug 27, 2013 at 9:09 am

BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) A 16-year-old who fought off an apparent wolf attack in northern Minnesota says he won't be sleeping outside anytime soon. Read More...

Tobacco sales to minors at record lows

Tobacco sales to minors at record lows

Aug 27, 2013 at 7:07 am

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) New statistics show that the sale of tobacco to minors in the U.S. were held near all-time lows last year under a federal-state inspection program intended to curb underage usage. Read More...

Lender acquires bankrupt ethanol plant

Lender acquires bankrupt ethanol plant

Aug 27, 2013 at 7:07 am

BUFFALO LAKE, Minn. (AP) A federal bankruptcy judge has awarded assets of an ethanol plant in Buffalo Lake to the lender that financed its reopening last year. Read More...

Back to back records in St. Cloud

Back to back records in St. Cloud

Aug 27, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud has broken the record high temperature for a second straight day. Read More...

Woman charged with killing boyfriend

Woman charged with killing boyfriend

Aug 27, 2013 at 4:04 am

SHOREWOOD, Minn. (AP) Prosecutors have charged a Shorewood woman with killing her boyfriend and storing his body in a freezer. Read More...

Dry weather hurting crop conditions

Dry weather hurting crop conditions

Aug 27, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Dry weather is helping Minnesota farmers with the small grain harvest, but it's also hurting crop conditions. Read More...

New drunken driving data released

New drunken driving data released

Aug 27, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) State traffic-safety officials have released a report on drunken driving that says 104 people died last year and more than 28,000 people were arrested in alcohol-related traffic incidents. Read More...

Heat Advisory through midnight

Heat Advisory through midnight

Aug 27, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The sweltering heat continues across central Minnesota, with St. Cloud setting a record high on Monday for the second straight day. The temperature maxed out at 95 degrees. The heat index soared above 100 across the region, and the heat is going to stick around for awhile. Read More...

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