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Franken piling up cash for 2014 race

Franken piling up cash for 2014 race

Jul 12, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Democratic Sen. Al Franken has added significantly to his campaign stockpile in the last three months, leaving him with $3 million in reserve as the 2014 Minnesota Senate race takes shape. Read More...

Corn harvest downgraded slightly

Corn harvest downgraded slightly

Jul 12, 2013 at 4:04 am

DES MOINES, Ia. (AP) The U.S. Department of Agriculture has slightly lowered its estimate of the corn crop, reflecting late planting in the Corn Belt caused by a wet spring. Read More...

Jones nomination sent to Senate

Jones nomination sent to Senate

Jul 12, 2013 at 4:04 am

WASHINGTON (AP) President Barack Obama's nomination of B. Todd Jones to lead the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives has been sent to the full Senate. Read More...

VIDEO: St. Cloud Fireworks, A-Z

VIDEO: St. Cloud Fireworks, A-Z

Jul 11, 2013 at 6:06 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - Ah, the Fourth of July fireworks. A symbol of freedom, a beloved tradition...and a ton of hard work. KNSI followed the crew, and learned what it takes to pull off the big show. Read More...

Minnesotan headed for Senate Confirmation

Minnesotan headed for Senate Confirmation

Jul 11, 2013 at 4:04 pm

WASHINGTON (AP) _ President Barack Obama's nomination of B. Todd Jones to lead the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives has been sent to the full Senate. Read More...

Gas Prices To Spike Today

Gas Prices To Spike Today

Jul 11, 2013 at 3:03 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - Gas prices have been creeping higher in the last couple of days, and now, a local fuel expert warns they could spike by the end of Thursday. Read More...

Fired aide's lawsuit cites other affairs

Fired aide's lawsuit cites other affairs

Jul 11, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) _ A fired Minnesota Senate operative has made detailed accusations of sexual affairs at the Capitol as part of his federal wrongful termination lawsuit. Read More...

estimated Corn crop downgraded

estimated Corn crop downgraded

Jul 11, 2013 at 1:01 pm

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) _ The U.S. Department of Agriculture has slightly lowered its estimate of the corn crop, reflecting late planting in the Corn Belt caused by a wet spring. Read More...

Inventor of iconic game Twister dies

Inventor of iconic game Twister dies

Jul 11, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) _ The Minnesota man whose Twister game launched decades of awkward social interactions at parties has died at the age of 82. Read More...

ND takes pro-business sign campaign to Twin Cities

ND takes pro-business sign campaign to Twin Cities

Jul 11, 2013 at 1:01 pm

FARGO, N.D. (AP) _ The Greater North Dakota Chamber is taking a billboard campaign touting the state's superiority over Minnesota in job creation to the Twin Cities. Read More...

VIDEO: Pederson Officially Declares 6th District Candidacy

VIDEO: Pederson Officially Declares 6th District Candidacy

Jul 11, 2013 at 1:01 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - John Pederson is officially a candidate for the US House of Representatives. The sitting senator, representing Minnesota's 14th District, and part owner of St. Cloud company Amcon Block, delivered a campaign speech in front of supporters on Tuesday morning. Read More...

AUDIO: Repairs made on VA wind turbine

AUDIO: Repairs made on VA wind turbine

Jul 11, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) If you're traveling on Highway 15 today, you might notice a big yellow crane parked west of the highway near the St. Cloud VA campus. Read More...

Pederson announcing congressional bid

Pederson announcing congressional bid

Jul 11, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) St. Cloud State Senator John Pederson makes his bid for Congress official Thursday. Read More...

Living Wage Committee meets

Living Wage Committee meets

Jul 11, 2013 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A special state House committee on living wage jobs is holding a hearing in Minneapolis on how the state can help meet the need for more workforce training. Read More...

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