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Spring testing deadline pushed back

Spring testing deadline pushed back

May 1, 2013 at 5:05 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Computer glitches are prompting the Minnesota Department of Education to give schools more time to complete spring testing. Read More...

Burnsville school placed on lockdown

Burnsville school placed on lockdown

May 1, 2013 at 4:04 pm

BURNSVILLE, Minn. (AP) Burnsville High School was put on lockdown after a fight that resulted in suspensions for six students. Read More...

Iowa panel seeks investigation of ethics charges

Iowa panel seeks investigation of ethics charges

May 1, 2013 at 2:02 pm

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - An Iowa Senate ethics panel has voted to appoint a special investigator to review charges that a state senator took payments from Michele Bachmann's presidential campaign. Read More...

Red River crests at Fargo-Moorhead

Red River crests at Fargo-Moorhead

May 1, 2013 at 11:11 am

FARGO, N.D. (AP) The Red River appears to have crested in Fargo and neighboring Moorhead. Read More...

Man tries to dupe St. Cloud Hospital

Man tries to dupe St. Cloud Hospital

May 1, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) A Minnesota man is accused of posing as Pink Floyd band member and racking up as much as $100,000 in unpaid medical bills at a St. Cloud hospital. Read More...

More spring snow for Minnesota

More spring snow for Minnesota

May 1, 2013 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Mother Nature's summer-like tease is giving way to a rare May snow storm in Minnesota. Read More...

Lindsey speaks in Sauk Rapids

Lindsey speaks in Sauk Rapids

May 1, 2013 at 9:09 am

SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (KNSI) - Leaders from area cities gathered together to talk about past projects, future plans and human rights the annual Joint Cities Meeting. Read More...

Committee defeats anti-sand mining bill

Committee defeats anti-sand mining bill

May 1, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A Minnesota Senate committee has rejected a proposal to protect trout streams from potential impacts from silica sand mining. Read More...

Minnesotan killed in Afghanistan

Minnesotan killed in Afghanistan

May 1, 2013 at 9:09 am

PINE ISLAND, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota stepfather of one of the seven Americans killed in a cargo plane crash in Afghanistan says his son knew the risks of his job and was happy to volunteer. Read More...

Immigration rally scheduled at Capitol

Immigration rally scheduled at Capitol

May 1, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A coalition of groups advocating changes to state and federal immigration laws are rallying at Minnesota's Capitol on the same day the state Senate is scheduled to take up a bill long pursued by immigration activists. Read More...

Red River reaching peak height

Red River reaching peak height

May 1, 2013 at 6:06 am

FARGO, N.D. (AP) The Red River appeared close to reaching its peak in Fargo and Moorhead, Minn., after the National Weather Service dropped its crest forecast for the third straight day. Read More...

New ad debuts on same sex marriage

New ad debuts on same sex marriage

May 1, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The political group pushing to legalize same-sex marriage in Minnesota is airing a new statewide television ad urging supporters to contact their legislators. Read More...

Sartell Superintendent Hill resigning

Sartell Superintendent Hill resigning

May 1, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) It appears the superintendent of the Sartell-St. Stephen School District is on his way out. Read More...

Panel reviews ethics complaint

Panel reviews ethics complaint

May 1, 2013 at 6:06 am

DES MOINES, Ia. (AP) An Iowa Senate ethics panel is scheduled to meet to review a complaint that a state senator accepted payments from a presidential campaign in 2012. Read More...

Fans want Metrodome souvenirs

Fans want Metrodome souvenirs

May 1, 2013 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Demolition of the Minnesota Vikings' stadium isn't expected to begin until early 2014. But, already fans have their sights on scrap souvenirs. Read More...

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