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Minnesota Supreme Court backs 'U' Facebook discipline

Minnesota Supreme Court backs 'U' Facebook discipline

Jun 21, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - The state Supreme Court says the University of Minnesota could discipline a mortuary student over Facebook comments that her instructors found threatening. Read More...

Minnesota man get suspended sentence in hog heist

Minnesota man get suspended sentence in hog heist

Jun 21, 2012 at 8:08 am

OSAGE, IA (AP) - A Minnesota man has been given a suspended 10-year prison sentence for stealing hundreds of hogs in Iowa and Minnesota. Read More...

Minnesota tax collectors make paying by plastic easier

Minnesota tax collectors make paying by plastic easier

Jun 21, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Minnesota's tax man is making it easier to pay by credit or debit card, saying a new payment system that goes online July 1 will be convenient for taxpayers. Read More...

Minnesota Zoo didn't notify lawmakers of dolphin plans

Minnesota Zoo didn't notify lawmakers of dolphin plans

Jun 21, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Officials at the Minnesota Zoo were considering an end to a popular dolphin exhibit several months before the Legislature approved $4 million that many state lawmakers thought would be used to fix up the dolphin tanks. Read More...

Woman pleads guilty to shooting husband

Woman pleads guilty to shooting husband

Jun 21, 2012 at 8:08 am

MANKATO, MN (AP) - A woman accused of fatally shooting her husband while he slept has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in Blue Earth County. Read More...

Federal Grant Headed to so Minnesota Farmers

Federal Grant Headed to so Minnesota Farmers

Jun 21, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture is awarding 200-thousand dollars in federal funds to help farmers adopt conservation practices near Pearl, Grand and Goodners lakes and Mill Creek. Read More...

National Weather Service says Last Two days set Record in Duluth

National Weather Service says Last Two days set Record in Duluth

Jun 21, 2012 at 8:08 am

DULUTH, MN (AP) - The National Weather Service says rainfall Tuesday and Wednesday in Duluth is a record breaker. Read More...

Flooding in NE Minnesota closes 2 state parks

Flooding in NE Minnesota closes 2 state parks

Jun 21, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Flooding in northeastern Minnesota has prompted the Department of Natural Resources to close two state parks. Read More...

St. Cloud Diocese aiding Same-Sex Marriage Ban

St. Cloud Diocese aiding Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Jun 21, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - The St. Cloud Catholic Diocese is aiding the effort to ban same-sex marriage in Minnesota. Read More...

Dem-leaning groups have cash edge in Minnesota races

Dem-leaning groups have cash edge in Minnesota races

Jun 21, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - Democratic-leaning political funds have a significant financial lead over their Republican-friendly counterparts in Minnesota with control of the Legislature at stake in November's election. Read More...

Minnesota Power says its dams are holding well

Minnesota Power says its dams are holding well

Jun 21, 2012 at 7:07 am

DULUTH, MN (AP) - Minnesota Power says its dams along the St. Louis River leading into Duluth and Superior, Wis., are holding well. Read More...

Save-A-Lot Store Open in St. Cloud

Save-A-Lot Store Open in St. Cloud

Jun 21, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) – The area's newest grocery store is officially open for business after company officials cut the ribbon on St. Cloud's new Save-A-Lot store Wednesday morning. Read More...

NE Minnesota flood evacuations spread to Carlton

NE Minnesota flood evacuations spread to Carlton

Jun 21, 2012 at 7:07 am

DULUTH, MN (AP) - Officials in Carlton are trying to evacuate residents in the town 20 miles south of Duluth because of road damage and rising water. Read More...

West St. Paul lifts drinking water advisory

West St. Paul lifts drinking water advisory

Jun 21, 2012 at 7:07 am

WEST ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - It's OK to drink the tap water again in West St. Paul. Read More...

Teen convicting of shooting at Two Minneapolis officers

Teen convicting of shooting at Two Minneapolis officers

Jun 21, 2012 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A jury has convicted a 19-year-old man of shooting at two Minneapolis police officers who were sitting in their squad car. Read More...

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