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Will federal budget cuts impact court system?

Will federal budget cuts impact court system?

Aug 5, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Federal courts officials in Minnesota say they're worried that automatic spending cuts will jeopardize the smooth running of the justice system. Read More...

AUDIO: 101st Benton Co. Fair opens today

AUDIO: 101st Benton Co. Fair opens today

Aug 5, 2013 at 9:09 am

SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (KNSI) The 101st Benton County Fair begins today (Monday). Read More...

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It's "Farmers Market Week" in Minnesota

Aug 5, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has proclaimed this week as “Farmers Market Week” in Minnesota to celebrate the benefits of farmers markets and the agricultural products farmers provide. Read More...

Franken makes St. Cloud stop

Franken makes St. Cloud stop

Aug 5, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Senator Al Franken makes a late afternoon visit to St. Cloud Monday. Read More...

Three charged in Warwick murder

Three charged in Warwick murder

Aug 5, 2013 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Three teens have been charged in the murder of a church volunteer who was found strangled and stabbed in her Willmar home. Read More...

Harteau wants to rebuild public trust

Harteau wants to rebuild public trust

Aug 5, 2013 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Minneapolis Police Chief Janee Harteau says she'll work to rebuild the public's trust after a pair of alleged racial incidents involving off-duty officers. Read More...

Construction begins on new ethanol plant

Construction begins on new ethanol plant

Aug 5, 2013 at 6:06 am

SPIRITWOOD, N.D. (AP) Officials this week plan to start construction on an ethanol plant in southeastern North Dakota that has been in the works for two years. Read More...

Man confesses to fatal hit and run

Man confesses to fatal hit and run

Aug 5, 2013 at 6:06 am

BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) Authorities say a driver wanted for a hit-and-run death in Beltrami County has surrendered to police. Read More...

Franken talking health care issues

Franken talking health care issues

Aug 5, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Senator Al Franken is making several Twin Cities stops where he'll be talking health care and criminal justice issues. Read More...

Disaster aid briefings set

Disaster aid briefings set

Aug 5, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) State and federal officials are fanning out this week across 18 Minnesota counties--including Stearns and Benton-- for briefings with local leaders about available aid to recover from severe storms in late June. Read More...

Tractor flips, kills two in Wright Co.

Tractor flips, kills two in Wright Co.

Aug 4, 2013 at 7:07 pm

CLEARTWATER, Minn. (AP) A 50-year-old man and his 5-year-old grandson are dead after being pinned under a tractor in Wright County. Read More...

CenterPoint seeks major MN rate hike

CenterPoint seeks major MN rate hike

Aug 4, 2013 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — One of Minnesota's largest energy companies is asking the state to approve would be its largest-ever rate hike in Minnesota. Read More...

GOP's Ortman joins US Senate race

GOP's Ortman joins US Senate race

Aug 4, 2013 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — State Senator Julianne Ortman is running to be the Republican candidate for U.S. Senate against incumbent Democrat Al Franken next year. Read More...

Midwest Gov. calls for gay marriage

Midwest Gov. calls for gay marriage

Aug 4, 2013 at 6:06 am

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Illinois Governor Pat Quinn says Wisconsin should follow the lead of other Midwest states and legalize gay marriage. Read More...

Arboretum plans art, sculpture events

Arboretum plans art, sculpture events

Aug 4, 2013 at 6:06 am

CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) — August is shaping up as a busy month at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum in Chanhassen. Read More...

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