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Jelinek death being studied

Jelinek death being studied

May 14, 2013 at 7:07 am

CENTER CITY, Minn. (AP) Sheriff's officials say toxicology test results should reveal the cause of death for a woman whose body was found in a Chisago County swamp. Read More...

How much will tobacco tax rise?

How much will tobacco tax rise?

May 14, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota's cigarette tax is about to go up, but a top lawmaker says the new rate won't be more than Wisconsin's. Read More...

DNR conducts crane survey

DNR conducts crane survey

May 14, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has started an aerial survey of sandhill cranes in an area from Crookston, north through Thief River Falls to the Canadian border. Read More...

Crossover votes rare on gay marriage

Crossover votes rare on gay marriage

May 14, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Three Democrats and one Republican senator are crossover votes on the Minnesota gay marriage bill that is about to become law. Read More...

Suspicious car found in Benton County

Suspicious car found in Benton County

May 14, 2013 at 6:06 am

FOLEY, Minn. (KNSI) A man wanted by authorities in McLeod County on felony charges for neglecting a child apparently traveled through Benton County recently. Read More...

Man crashes fertilizer truck near Belgrade

Man crashes fertilizer truck near Belgrade

May 14, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A Sauk Centre man was injured Monday when the fertilizer truck he was driving crashed on Stearns County Road 19 just west of Belgrade. Read More...

Sauk Rapids Prepares for Single-Hauler System

Sauk Rapids Prepares for Single-Hauler System

May 13, 2013 at 8:08 pm

SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (KNSI) - The city of Sauk Rapids is gearing up to make the move to a single-hauler garbage collection system. During their regular Monday night meeting, the city council reviewed and discussed the transition, which has been in the works since last year. Read More...

Red Flag Warning for St. Cloud area

Red Flag Warning for St. Cloud area

May 13, 2013 at 6:06 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for the St. Cloud area from noon to 8 pm Tuesday. Read More...

Farmers finally start spring planting

Farmers finally start spring planting

May 13, 2013 at 6:06 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) After a cold and wet spring, Minnesota farmers finally have made significant progress in planting. Read More...

Gay Marriage Clears Senate

Gay Marriage Clears Senate

May 13, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Gov. Mark Dayton says he will sign a bill legalizing gay marriage in a ceremony on the Capitol steps on Tuesday. Read More...

Dalai Lama gets Mayo checkup

Dalai Lama gets Mayo checkup

May 13, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) The Dalai Lama has made a stop at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester for a checkup. Read More...

Burning ban added in four counties

Burning ban added in four counties

May 13, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Authorities have added four more northern Minnesota counties to the long list of counties where spring burning restrictions are in effect. Read More...

Paulsen running for fourth term

Paulsen running for fourth term

May 13, 2013 at 4:04 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Republican U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen has ruled out a run for the U.S. Senate or for governor of Minnesota, saying he plans to seek a fourth term in the House instead. Read More...

Former corrections officer sentenced

Former corrections officer sentenced

May 13, 2013 at 4:04 pm

GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) A former corrections officer from Tower has been sentenced to more than five years in prison for having sex with a female inmate. Read More...

Dayton to sign gay marriage bill Tuesday

Dayton to sign gay marriage bill Tuesday

May 13, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Gov. Mark Dayton says he will sign a bill legalizing gay marriage in a ceremony on the Capitol steps on Tuesday. Read More...

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