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Occupy protesters must remove items from plaza

Occupy protesters must remove items from plaza

Dec 2, 2011 at 11:11 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Hennepin County authorities say anti-Wall-Street protesters who have been occupying a plaza outside the government center must begin removing items from the grounds. Read More...

Dayton to meet with American Crystal execs

Dayton to meet with American Crystal execs

Dec 2, 2011 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Gov. Mark Dayton is traveling to Moorhead Saturday to meet with American Crystal Sugar Co. executives, and to attend a meeting organized by union workers who've been locked out of jobs there since Aug. 1 on a contract dispute. Read More...

Science lab flash fire ignites student's face

Science lab flash fire ignites student's face

Dec 2, 2011 at 8:08 am

MAPLE GROVE, Minn. (AP) - A 15-year-old Maple Grove student whose face was burned when a classroom science experiment exploded is recovering at a Minneapolis hospital. Read More...

DNR investigating shooting of cougar

DNR investigating shooting of cougar

Dec 2, 2011 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The state Department of Natural Resources is investigating the fatal shooting of a cougar in southwest Minnesota. Read More...

Senate panel wants to block child-care union vote

Senate panel wants to block child-care union vote

Dec 2, 2011 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The Minnesota Senate Rules Committee has joined an attempt to block child-care union elections ordered by Gov. Mark Dayton. Read More...

Zebra mussel found on Brainerd lake dock equipment

Zebra mussel found on Brainerd lake dock equipment

Dec 2, 2011 at 8:08 am

BRAINERD, Minn. (AP) - DNR biologists are trying to determine how a single zebra mussel may have gotten into Pelican Lake near Brainerd. Read More...

Twin Cities post driest autumn on record

Twin Cities post driest autumn on record

Dec 2, 2011 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - As homeowners with parched lawns can attest, the Twin Cities have just finished their driest autumn on record. Read More...

Maple Grove science class lab fire burns 4 students

Maple Grove science class lab fire burns 4 students

Dec 2, 2011 at 7:07 am

MAPLE GROVE, Minn. (AP) - Four ninth-grade students have suffered burns during a science experiment at Maple Grove Junior High School. Read More...

CentraCare Holly Ball fun returns to St. Cloud Civic Center Saturday

CentraCare Holly Ball fun returns to St. Cloud Civic Center Saturday

Dec 2, 2011 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - It's widely acknowledged as one of the premier St. Cloud galas of the year -- and it's tomorrow night. Read More...

Blue Angels scheduled for 2013 show in St. Cloud

Blue Angels scheduled for 2013 show in St. Cloud

Dec 1, 2011 at 12:12 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - St. Cloud will once again play host to the high-flying excitement of the Blue Angels. Read More...

Minnesota expects $876 million surplus; Gottwalt

Minnesota expects $876 million surplus; Gottwalt

Dec 1, 2011 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI, AP) - Minnesota budget officials are estimating a surprise $876 million surplus for the rest of the state's two-year budget, easing fears of another bruising political fight just months after partisan deadlock over how to close the last budget deficit led to a partial shutdown of state government. Read More...

DNR investigating shooting of cougar

DNR investigating shooting of cougar

Dec 1, 2011 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The state Department of Natural Resources is investigating the fatal shooting of a cougar in southwest Minnesota. Read More...

Hennepin authorities take down Occupy Minnesota tents

Hennepin authorities take down Occupy Minnesota tents

Dec 1, 2011 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS (KNSI, AP) - Hennepin County security employees removed about 30 tents early Thursday that were set up by anti-Wall Street protesters on a government plaza in downtown Minneapolis. Read More...

Minnesota Governor's Residence kicks off holidays

Minnesota Governor's Residence kicks off holidays

Dec 1, 2011 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The Minnesota Governor's Residence is kicking off the holidays. Read More...

Minnesota economic forecast likely to bring bad news

Minnesota economic forecast likely to bring bad news

Dec 1, 2011 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota lawmakers are expecting the worst as the state budget office prepares to release its economic forecast. Read More...

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