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Northstar ridership increases

Northstar ridership increases

Jul 21, 2013 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) More people are riding the Northstar Commuter Rail Line between Big Lake and Minneapolis. Read More...

Minnesota duck population rises

Minnesota duck population rises

Jul 21, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Despite a record late ice-out, spring waterfowl surveys show that Minnesota's breeding duck population has improved from last year. Read More...

Krinkie Enters 6th District Race

Krinkie Enters 6th District Race

Jul 20, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) - Former state Rep. Phil Krinkie says he's joining the 2014 Republican race to succeed Michele Bachmann in Congress. Read More...

Man Indicted for ATM Theft

Man Indicted for ATM Theft

Jul 19, 2013 at 6:06 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A Minnesota man has been indicted on a federal charge that he stole more than $182,000 from ATMs while working as an armored truck driver. Read More...

Protesters attend Minn. dog-killing hearing

Protesters attend Minn. dog-killing hearing

Jul 19, 2013 at 5:05 pm

SHAKOPEE, Minn. (AP) - Protesters turned out for the first court appearance for a Minnesota man accused of repeatedly hitting his elderly dog in the head with a sledgehammer. Read More...

E. coli linked to swimming in Lake Minnetonka

E. coli linked to swimming in Lake Minnetonka

Jul 19, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - State health officials have linked three cases of E.coli illness to one of the more popular lakes in the Twin Cities area. Read More...

Autopsy shows Wis. toddler died from heat

Autopsy shows Wis. toddler died from heat

Jul 19, 2013 at 5:05 pm

BALSAM LAKE, Wis. (AP) - Authorities say a Wisconsin toddler found dead in the trunk of a car likely died of hyperthermia. Read More...

Dayton releases April to June fundraising tally

Dayton releases April to June fundraising tally

Jul 19, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ST. PAUL (AP) - Gov. Mark Dayton raised $217,000 for his re-election campaign in the three months leading up to July 1. Read More...

Man Arrested For Allegedly Brandishing Knife

Man Arrested For Allegedly Brandishing Knife

Jul 19, 2013 at 5:05 pm

BECKER, Minn. (KNSI) - A 57-year-old Becker man has been arrested for allegedly threatening another man with a knife. Read More...

Neighbors Alert Woman to Housefire

Neighbors Alert Woman to Housefire

Jul 19, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - The quick thinking of neighbors may have saved a St. Cloud woman's life during a housefire. Read More...

Swimmer rescued from Willmar lake

Swimmer rescued from Willmar lake

Jul 19, 2013 at 11:11 am

WILLMAR, Minn. (AP) Bystanders rescued an 11-year-old swimmer who had disappeared under water at a lake in Willmar. Read More...

Tax agency awaits guidance on gay marriage

Tax agency awaits guidance on gay marriage

Jul 19, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota gay couples preparing to get married after it becomes legal next month will have to wait a bit longer for guidance on their income taxes. Read More...

Franken to talk retirement planning

Franken to talk retirement planning

Jul 19, 2013 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Minnesota Sen. Al Franken and a fellow U.S. senator are holding a Minneapolis round-table to discuss challenges to financially planning for retirement. Read More...

Dogs seized in Pine River

Dogs seized in Pine River

Jul 19, 2013 at 4:04 am

PINE RIVER, Minn. (AP) Authorities have seized more than 130 dogs and puppies after executing a search warrant in northern Minnesota. Read More...

Ventura lawsuit will go forward

Ventura lawsuit will go forward

Jul 19, 2013 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura's defamation lawsuit against slain "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle will be allowed to go forward with Kyle's widow as the defendant. Read More...

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