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Bumper corn harvest expected

Bumper corn harvest expected

Aug 13, 2013 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) Minnesota farmers are expected to harvest their second-largest corn crop in state history. Read More...

Prosecutors welcome change to drug sentences

Prosecutors welcome change to drug sentences

Aug 13, 2013 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Minnesota authorities and defense attorneys are welcoming the federal government's plans to ease up on drug sentences. Read More...

AUDIO: Asbestos removal at Verso site

AUDIO: Asbestos removal at Verso site

Aug 13, 2013 at 10:10 am

SARTELL, Minn. (KNSI) Sartell Mayor Joe Perske says a special city council meeting could be held next week to approve the permits required to begin demolition of buildings on the former Verso paper mill site. Read More...

Motley man pleads guilty to tax evasion

Motley man pleads guilty to tax evasion

Aug 13, 2013 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (KNSI) The former owner and operator of a golf course in Motley has pleaded guilty to federal charges of income tax evasion. Read More...

AUDIO: Perske still weighing political future

AUDIO: Perske still weighing political future

Aug 13, 2013 at 9:09 am

SARTELL, Minn. (KNSI) Sartell Mayor Joe Perske says he's having a tough time deciding whether to become a Congressional candidate for the seat that's being vacated by Representative Michele Bachmann next year. Read More...

One dead in Burnsville shooting

One dead in Burnsville shooting

Aug 13, 2013 at 7:07 am

BURNSVILLE, Minn. (AP) Police are investigating a fatal shooting at two crime scenes in the Twin Cities metro. Read More...

Body recovered from car in Mississippi

Body recovered from car in Mississippi

Aug 13, 2013 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS Minn. (AP) Authorities have recovered the body of an adult male from a car that broke through a fence and landed in the Mississippi River in Minneapolis. Read More...

Crowded Minneapolis mayor's race

Crowded Minneapolis mayor's race

Aug 13, 2013 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) There's a crowd of candidates lining up to run for mayor of Minneapolis. Read More...

Schlangen trial begins today

Schlangen trial begins today

Aug 13, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) A Minnesota farmer goes on trial in St. Cloud on Tuesday on charges stemming from a raw milk investigation. Read More...

No charges in Bemidji pot ad

No charges in Bemidji pot ad

Aug 13, 2013 at 4:04 am

BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) The Bemidji police chief says no charges will be issued after someone posted a Facebook ad for marijuana. Read More...

Hearing set for liquor license applicant

Hearing set for liquor license applicant

Aug 13, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A public hearing will be held at 6 pm on August 26th to discuss the liquor license application for a new bar opening in the former McRudy's location at 715 Saint Germain. Read More...

Council Approves Lake George Stage Plans

Council Approves Lake George Stage Plans

Aug 12, 2013 at 8:08 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - The St. Cloud city council has given the green light to preparations for a permanent stage at Lake George. Read More...

Minnesota reports first West Nile death

Minnesota reports first West Nile death

Aug 12, 2013 at 8:08 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota has reported its first death from West Nile virus this year. Read More...

AUDIO: Budget Lower, LGA Higher in 2014 Budget Proposal

AUDIO: Budget Lower, LGA Higher in 2014 Budget Proposal

Aug 12, 2013 at 7:07 pm

ST. CLOUD (KNSI) - The city of St. Cloud is on track to spend less and receive more, according to the proposed 2014 budget. St. Cloud mayor Dave Kleis unveiled the proposal during the city council's Monday meeting. Read More...

State labor unions ratify contracts

State labor unions ratify contracts

Aug 12, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Two labor unions representing thousands of Minnesota state employees have ratified new contracts that include across-the-board raises but higher health insurance contributions from workers. Read More...

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