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Case tests new law protecting vulnerable adults

Case tests new law protecting vulnerable adults

Oct 20, 2013 at 6:06 am

ANOKA, Minn. (AP) — A case filed this month is one of the first under a revised Minnesota law that allows people accused of willfully neglecting vulnerable adults to be charged with felonies. Read More...

Kira Steger's family plans to lay her to rest

Kira Steger's family plans to lay her to rest

Oct 20, 2013 at 6:06 am

Now that Kira Steger's husband has been convicted of murder in Minnesota, her family plans to lay her to rest. Read More...

Men Named, Charges Filed, In St. Augusta Shooting

Men Named, Charges Filed, In St. Augusta Shooting

Oct 18, 2013 at 2:02 pm

STEARNS COUNTY (KNSI) - Two men have been named and charged in connection with a shooting earlier this week in St. Augusta. Read More...

BREAKING: Arrest made in robberies

BREAKING: Arrest made in robberies

Oct 18, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) KNSI News has learned an arrest has been made in a serious of robberies along the Interstate 94 corridor betwen St. Cloud and the Twin Cities. Read More...

Dalrymple wants disaster declaration

Dalrymple wants disaster declaration

Oct 18, 2013 at 7:07 am

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota Governor Jack Dalrymple says he'll ask for a major disaster declaration from the White House to help cover damage from an early October blizzard. Read More...

Four Xcel wind farms win approval

Four Xcel wind farms win approval

Oct 18, 2013 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Xcel Energy has approval from Minnesota regulators to build four wind farms in the Upper Midwest. Read More...

Teen bicyclist killed in Isanti County

Teen bicyclist killed in Isanti County

Oct 18, 2013 at 6:06 am

CAMBRIDGE, Minn. (AP) — Sheriff's officials say a 13-year-old boy was struck and killed while riding his bike in Isanti County. Read More...

Police look for sex abuse victims

Police look for sex abuse victims

Oct 18, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) St. Paul police are asking any victims of sexual abuse by priests to come forward and share their stories with law enforcement. Read More...

Drought conditions easing up

Drought conditions easing up

Oct 18, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The newly updated U.S. Drought Monitor map that was released Thursday shows improving conditions in Stearns County. Read More...

New Highway 15 interchange opens

New Highway 15 interchange opens

Oct 18, 2013 at 5:05 am

SARTELL, Minn. (KNSI) State Patrol troopers will be out again Friday helping drivers navigate their way through the new diverging diamond interchange that opened Thursday morning at Minnesota Highway 15 and Stearns County Road 120. Read More...

Twelve deer taken during youth hunt

Twelve deer taken during youth hunt

Oct 18, 2013 at 5:05 am

LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Wet, windy weather made it challenging for participants in Camp Ripley's 12th annual archery deer hunt for youth. Read More...

Shooting suspects due in court

Shooting suspects due in court

Oct 18, 2013 at 5:05 am

Two men arrested in a shooting in St. Augusta this week are likely to make their first court appearances in Stearns County District Court Friday. Read More...

New medical provider for inmates

New medical provider for inmates

Oct 18, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Corrections has hired a new firm to manage medical care for the state's 9,000 prison inmates. Read More...

Defense wants Trevino conviction dismissed

Defense wants Trevino conviction dismissed

Oct 18, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The defense wants a judge to dismiss the murder conviction of a Minnesota man convicted of killing his wife, whose body was found in the Mississippi River months after she disappeared. Read More...

Dayton raises $379K

Dayton raises $379K

Oct 18, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Governor Mark Dayton raised $379,000 from the start of July to the end of September for his re-election campaign. Read More...

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