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Lino Lakes residents told not to drink city water

Lino Lakes residents told not to drink city water

Jun 5, 2012 at 6:06 am

LINO LAKES, MN (AP) - Residents in Lino Lakes are being told not to drink city water because it might contain bad bacteria. Read More...

Canterbury, Indian tribe in no-racino agreement

Canterbury, Indian tribe in no-racino agreement

Jun 5, 2012 at 6:06 am

SHAKOPEE, MN (AP) - Officials with the Canterbury Park horse track and the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community have reached a major deal for the track to drop its long pursuit of slot machines. Read More...

No students hurt in Scott County school bus crash

No students hurt in Scott County school bus crash

Jun 5, 2012 at 6:06 am

NEW PRAGUE, MN (AP) - No students were injured when a car rear-ended a school bus near New Prague. Read More...

Device to purify water led to terminal evacuation

Device to purify water led to terminal evacuation

Jun 5, 2012 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The object that prompted an evacuation of Terminal 2 at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport turned out to be a device used for water purification. Read More...

Man guilty in gas station shooting gets new trial

Man guilty in gas station shooting gets new trial

Jun 5, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - The Minnesota Court of Appeals has overturned the conviction of a man convicted in a gas station shooting. Read More...

The Transit Of Venus

The Transit Of Venus

Jun 4, 2012 at 1:01 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - It only happens once every 100 years or so-- The Transit of Venus. Tomorrow the planet of Venus will cross between Earth and the Sun and lucky for us in Minnesota-- the St. Cloud State Planetarium is hosting a viewing event. Read More...

Research documents charter schools' growth

Research documents charter schools' growth

Jun 4, 2012 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A new analysis of Minnesota school data finds charter enrollment nearly quadrupled in the past decade. Read More...

Minneapolis area police looking for kitten thief

Minneapolis area police looking for kitten thief

Jun 4, 2012 at 8:08 am

SHAKOPEE, MN (AP) - Minneapolis area police are trying to track down a kitten thief. Read More...

Economic officials brainstorm Sartell mill future as firefighting winds down

Economic officials brainstorm Sartell mill future as firefighting winds down

Jun 4, 2012 at 8:08 am

SARTELL, MN (KNSI) - The firefighting effort isn't over yet, but it has been scaled back at the Verso paper mill in Sartell. Read More...

Dayton Urging DFL to focus on overturn of GOP Control

Dayton Urging DFL to focus on overturn of GOP Control

Jun 4, 2012 at 7:07 am

ROCHESTER, MN (KNSI) - Governor Mark Dayton is urging Democratic activists to focus on overturning Republican rule of the Minnesota Legislature in November's elections. Read More...

Suspicious device prompts evacuation at Terminal 2

Suspicious device prompts evacuation at Terminal 2

Jun 4, 2012 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Officials have evacuated Terminal 2 at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport while authorities investigate a device that appears suspicious. Read More...

Drunk Zamboni Driver Gets Probation

Drunk Zamboni Driver Gets Probation

Jun 4, 2012 at 7:07 am

APPLE VALLEY, MN (KNSI) - An Apple Valley man convicted of driving a Zamboni while intoxicated at an ice arena has been sentenced to two years of probation. Read More...

St. Cloud State makes viewing of Rare celestial occurrence available to public

St. Cloud State makes viewing of Rare celestial occurrence available to public

Jun 4, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) – The Transit of Venus is a truly out of this world occurrence that happens only once every 100 years, and the St. Cloud State Planetarium is making it possible for everyone to see it. Read More...

Car hits restaurant patio in St. Paul, injures 2

Car hits restaurant patio in St. Paul, injures 2

Jun 4, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Two women are injured after a woman plowed her car backward into an outdoor patio of a St. Paul restaurant. Read More...

BCA using new DNA technology in cold cases

BCA using new DNA technology in cold cases

Jun 4, 2012 at 7:07 am

ROCHESTER, MN (AP) - The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is using new technology in DNA testing to renew its focus on solving cold cases in the state. Read More...

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