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Highway renamed after Decker

Highway renamed after Decker

Jul 27, 2013 at 9:09 am

COLD SPRING, Minn. (AP) An 11-mile stretch of state highway officially gets designated the "Tom Decker Memorial Highway" next week in honor of the slain Cold Spring police officer. Read More...

Two Minneapolis cops placed on leave

Two Minneapolis cops placed on leave

Jul 26, 2013 at 7:07 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) The Minneapolis Police Department says two police officers are on administrative leave during an internal affairs investigation. Read More...

Cloquet Man Admits to Murder 13 years ago

Cloquet Man Admits to Murder 13 years ago

Jul 26, 2013 at 3:03 pm

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — A Cloquet man has pleaded guilty to killing a woman nearly 13 years ago. Read More...

Pastor Pleads Not Guilty to Swindle

Pastor Pleads Not Guilty to Swindle

Jul 26, 2013 at 3:03 pm

AUSTIN, Minn. (AP) - A southern Minnesota pastor has pleaded not guilty to charges he swindled more than $40,000 from an 82-year-old woman with dementia. Read More...

Ethics Investigation into Bachmann Continues

Ethics Investigation into Bachmann Continues

Jul 26, 2013 at 11:11 am

WASHINGTON (AP) - The House Ethics Committee is continuing an investigation of Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann of Minnesota. Read More...

Cigarette tax is changing habits

Cigarette tax is changing habits

Jul 26, 2013 at 10:10 am

ALBERT LEA, Minn. (AP) Drive further or ditch the smoking habit? That's the choice confronting border-town smokers seeking to avoid paying a higher cigarette tax in Minnesota. Read More...

AUDIO: West Nile season is here

AUDIO: West Nile season is here

Jul 26, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) West Nile virus season has arrived in Minnesota. Read More...

Daniel starts with Metro Bus August 19th

Daniel starts with Metro Bus August 19th

Jul 26, 2013 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The new executive director of Metro Bus in St. Cloud begins his new job on August 19th. Read More...

Two year-old boy killed in Corcoran

Two year-old boy killed in Corcoran

Jul 26, 2013 at 6:06 am

CORCORAN, Minn. (AP) A 2-year-old boy has died after being hit by a vehicle in Corcoran. Read More...

Minnesota's economy on the upswing

Minnesota's economy on the upswing

Jul 26, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota lawmakers are being told that the state's economy is on the upswing judging by closely watched measures of job gains and tax collections. Read More...

Fire damages lumber mill

Fire damages lumber mill

Jul 26, 2013 at 4:04 am

REMER, Minn.. (AP) Fire has caused extensive damage to a lumber mill in northern Minnesota. Read More...

Dist. 742 delays levy vote

Dist. 742 delays levy vote

Jul 26, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The St. Cloud School District will not ask voters to renew a tax increase this year. Read More...

Prison population second lowest

Prison population second lowest

Jul 25, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A new report shows Minnesota's prison population rate is among the nation's lowest. Read More...

Minnesota reports first West Nile case

Minnesota reports first West Nile case

Jul 25, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) State health officials say a Murray County man has Minnesota's first case of the West Nile virus this year. Read More...

State Fair limits smoking areas

State Fair limits smoking areas

Jul 25, 2013 at 4:04 pm

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) Smoking will be a little trickier at this year's Minnesota State Fair. Read More...

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