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Autistic boy missing from Polk County

Autistic boy missing from Polk County

Aug 8, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota B-C-A is asking for the public's help in finding a missing 11 year-old boy in Polk County in northwest Minnesota. Read More...

Man sentenced for bank robberies

Man sentenced for bank robberies

Aug 8, 2013 at 7:07 am

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) A South Dakota man has been sentenced to nearly 16 years in prison for robbing banks in Minnesota and North Dakota. Read More...

Bull breaks loose at county fair

Bull breaks loose at county fair

Aug 8, 2013 at 7:07 am

FARMAINGTON, Minn. (AP) A rodeo bull that ran loose at the Dakota County Fair injured several people, including a woman who was airlifted to a hospital and a sheriff's deputy who shot the beast before he was trampled. Read More...

Power restoration work continues

Power restoration work continues

Aug 8, 2013 at 4:04 am

CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) Xcel Energy crews have restored power to thousands of customers who lost service when damaging winds and hail moved through Minnesota's midsection. Read More...

Dayton visiting FarmFest

Dayton visiting FarmFest

Aug 8, 2013 at 4:04 am

REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. (AP) It's not an election year, but that hasn't made Farmfest any less of a draw for politicians tending to ties with Minnesota's agriculture community. Read More...

Minnesota ticket wins Powerball

Minnesota ticket wins Powerball

Aug 8, 2013 at 4:04 am

DES MOINES (AP) At least three people in two states --Minnesota and New Jersery--have beaten astronomical odds to become the nation's latest Powerball millionaires. Read More...

Powerball jackpot at $425 million

Powerball jackpot at $425 million

Aug 7, 2013 at 3:03 pm

DES MOINES, Ia. (AP) The allure of capturing the $425 million Powerball jackpot has players in a buying frenzy, further confirming that Powerball players often don't get into the game until the jackpot offers big bucks. Read More...

Health exchange seeks $55M federal grant

Health exchange seeks $55M federal grant

Aug 7, 2013 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota's health insurance exchange is seeking a $55 million federal grant to pay for its operations next year. Read More...

Man Arrested for Felony DWI, Driving Without License in Stearns County

Man Arrested for Felony DWI, Driving Without License in Stearns County

Aug 7, 2013 at 3:03 pm

ST. AUGUSTA, Minn. (KNSI) - A South Haven man is behind bars, facing felony DWI charges, after being busted with alcohol while driving without a license. Read More...

Speeders include 148 mph driver

Speeders include 148 mph driver

Aug 7, 2013 at 12:12 pm

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota State Patrol says its recent speed enforcement campaign netted at least a dozen drivers doing over 100 mph. Read More...

Man Arrested After Fight Over A Phone

Man Arrested After Fight Over A Phone

Aug 7, 2013 at 12:12 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - A scuffle over a cell phone landed a St. Cloud man in jail. Read More...

AUDIO: Farmers checking for hail damage

AUDIO: Farmers checking for hail damage

Aug 7, 2013 at 10:10 am

FOLEY, Minn. (KNSI) Central Minnesota farmers are scanning their fields today to see if Tuesday night's hail storms did any damage to their soon-to-be-harvested corn, soybean and wheat felds. Read More...

Companies team up on health plan

Companies team up on health plan

Aug 7, 2013 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Two major Minnesota health care companies are teaming up to offer a new insurance plan they say was specifically designed to address what people don't like about their current plans. Read More...

Ventura: Job offers dried up

Ventura: Job offers dried up

Aug 7, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A newly unsealed deposition from former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura shows Ventura complaining about difficulty finding work after a Navy SEAL published a book he claims defamed him. Read More...

AUDIO: Car seat recycling being launched

AUDIO: Car seat recycling being launched

Aug 7, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The Household Hazardous Waste Facility in Stearns County will begin accepting child care seats as part of its recycling program. Read More...

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