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Teen Dies After Monday Crash

Teen Dies After Monday Crash

Jul 11, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - The State Patrol is working with St. Cloud Police, trying to determine what led to a crash that left a Clear Lake teen dead. Read More...

1 man dead after fatal altercation on metro bus

1 man dead after fatal altercation on metro bus

Jul 11, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) — St. Paul police say one man has died following an altercation on a Metro Transit bus. Read More...

Farm Bill Could Eliminate Food Assistance for Some

Farm Bill Could Eliminate Food Assistance for Some

Jul 11, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (KNSI) - Some Minnesotans who are already struggling to put food on the table could lose a valuable lifeline under the Farm Bill that's up for discussion in the US House Agriculture Committee beginning today. Read More...

Heat blamed for fish kills in southern Minnesota lakes

Heat blamed for fish kills in southern Minnesota lakes

Jul 11, 2012 at 7:07 am

ALBERT LEA, MN (AP) — The recent Heat blamed for fish kills in southern Minn. lakesheat wave is blamed for killing thousands of fish in several southern Minnesota lakes. Read More...

Foley Tax Financing District for Memory Care Facility

Foley Tax Financing District for Memory Care Facility

Jul 11, 2012 at 7:07 am

FOLEY, MN (KNSI) - The Foley City Council has created a tax increment financing district to help build a new memory care facility. Read More...

Western Wisconsin dad jailed after 3 girls found dead at home

Western Wisconsin dad jailed after 3 girls found dead at home

Jul 11, 2012 at 7:07 am

RIVER FALLS, WI (AP) — A father has been arrested after three young girls, believed to be his daughters, were found dead at home in a tiny western Wisconsin town. Read More...

County Eliminates Fee for Jail Alternative Workers

County Eliminates Fee for Jail Alternative Workers

Jul 11, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - The Stearns County Board of Commissioners voted Tuesday to eliminate the $100 fee charged to worksites that use Sentencing to Service (STS) crews. That fee will be eliminated through 2013, leaving it open for discussion in another year. Read More...

Dayton affirms plans for health insurance exchange

Dayton affirms plans for health insurance exchange

Jul 11, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton has reiterated his intention to continue developing a health insurance exchange for Minnesota. Read More...

Ex-Connecticut Latex CEO gets prison for embezzlement

Ex-Connecticut Latex CEO gets prison for embezzlement

Jul 11, 2012 at 6:06 am

BRIDGEPORT, CT (AP) — A former chief executive of Connecticut mattress manufacturer Latex International who embezzled about $1.7 million has been sentenced to nearly six years in prison. Read More...

Death of man found in NW MN lake ruled as drowning

Death of man found in NW MN lake ruled as drowning

Jul 11, 2012 at 6:06 am

BAGLEY, MN (AP) — Authorities have ruled the death of a man found Sunday in Lake Lemond in the northwestern Minnesota town of Bagley as a drowning. Read More...

Minnesota pilot injured in Wisconsin light-plane crash

Minnesota pilot injured in Wisconsin light-plane crash

Jul 11, 2012 at 6:06 am

SOUTH WAYNE, WI (AP) — A Minnesota pilot was injured when his single-engine plane lost power and crashed in southern Wisconsin. Read More...

Governor's Letter to Verso Urges Cooperation with State

Governor's Letter to Verso Urges Cooperation with State

Jul 10, 2012 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, MN (KNSI) - A newly-released letter from Governor Mark Dayton to Verso Paper CEO David Paterson encourages Verso to work with the head of Minnesota's economic development agency to discuss possible state aid in response to a Memorial Day explosion and fire at the company's Sartell mill. Read More...

State Tightens EBT Eligible Purchase Restrictions

State Tightens EBT Eligible Purchase Restrictions

Jul 10, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, MN (KNSI) - With the turn of the calendar to July, Minnesotans trying to use their Electronic Benefit Transfer cards to pay for alcohol or cigarettes will face tough penalties and eventually could even lose their access to benefits all together. Read More...

Rural Activists Unhappy with Farm Bill

Rural Activists Unhappy with Farm Bill

Jul 10, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, MN (KNSI) - Concerns are being raised on a number of fronts as the U.S. House Agriculture Committee begins deliberations on its version of the national Farm Bill this week, including fears that the bill lacks needed funding for rural development. Read More...

After heat, 77 percent of corn good to excellent

After heat, 77 percent of corn good to excellent

Jul 10, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Minnesota crops continued to progress ahead of the average, even with record-setting temperatures last week. Read More...

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