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Severe thunderstorm watch, flood watch issued for St. Cloud Sunday

Severe thunderstorm watch, flood watch issued for St. Cloud Sunday

May 27, 2012 at 6:06 pm

The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm watch Sunday ahead of a weather system expected to drop up to four inches of rain over portions of central Minnesota by early Memorial Day morning Monday. Read More...

Chronic wasting disease found in farmed deer

Chronic wasting disease found in farmed deer

May 26, 2012 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A 500-deer farm in Ramsey County is under quarantine, after chronic wasting disease was detected in a red deer. Read More...

5 protesters arrested while occupying Minneapolis home

5 protesters arrested while occupying Minneapolis home

May 26, 2012 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Five people are in custody for obstructing the legal process, after they were arrested when they refused to leave a foreclosed home. Read More...

Sartell man arrested in St. Cloud drug sale robbery, police say

Sartell man arrested in St. Cloud drug sale robbery, police say

May 25, 2012 at 5:05 pm

A Sartell man is behind bars after police say a drug deal turned into a robbery. Read More...

Obama to visit Minnesota Friday; speech in Golden Valley

Obama to visit Minnesota Friday; speech in Golden Valley

May 25, 2012 at 5:05 pm

President Barack Obama is coming to Minnesota next week for a speech to tout his initiatives before Congress. Read More...

$46,150 legal tab in Brodkorb Senate scandal

$46,150 legal tab in Brodkorb Senate scandal

May 25, 2012 at 5:05 pm

The legal tab for the Minnesota Senate over the firing of a high-ranking staffer is $46,150 and counting. Read More...

Foley students celebrate Tractor Day

Foley students celebrate Tractor Day

May 25, 2012 at 3:03 pm

It's a Foley tradition -- and several dozen seniors at Foley High School continued that tradition Friday, driving tractors to school and parking the vehicles in the high school parking lot. Read More...

Upper Midwest farmers have unique problems

Upper Midwest farmers have unique problems

May 25, 2012 at 8:08 am

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) - The mild winter and early spring that were a boon for Upper Midwest farmers are contributing to headaches they are starting to deal with now. Read More...

Minnesota ranks high for food stamp fraud indicator

Minnesota ranks high for food stamp fraud indicator

May 25, 2012 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Food stamp recipients in Minnesota are more likely than those in many other states to ask for a benefit replacement card. Read More...

Minnesotans will join millions of Americans hitting the road this weekend

Minnesotans will join millions of Americans hitting the road this weekend

May 25, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - Its Memorial Day weekend, the unofficial kick-off to the summer travel season and Triple-A Minnesota says nationally, millions of Americans will be traveling this weekend. Read More...

Pesky insect spreading in Northern Minnesota

Pesky insect spreading in Northern Minnesota

May 25, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (KNSI) - Bug experts say there's a new invader in northern Minnesota. The variegated cutworm has unleashed light brown moths that are laying eggs across the region. Read More...

Campers expected to pack state parks

Campers expected to pack state parks

May 25, 2012 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, MN (KNSI) – State parks expecting a large number of campers this holiday weekend. The DNR says campsite reservations for this Memorial Day weekend are running about four-percent higher than last year. Read More...

New Ulm orders eviction of horse, citing manure

New Ulm orders eviction of horse, citing manure

May 25, 2012 at 6:06 am

NEW ULM, MN (AP) - For decades, neighbors, children and horse lovers have been visiting a gentle gelding named ''Chammy'' at a small New Ulm barn. Read More...

Prosecutors: Senser guilty verdict should stand

Prosecutors: Senser guilty verdict should stand

May 25, 2012 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Hennepin County prosecutors are urging the judge in the Amy Senser case to reject a defense request to throw out her convictions on two counts of felony criminal vehicular homicide. Read More...

Burglary call leads to high speed chase

Burglary call leads to high speed chase

May 25, 2012 at 6:06 am

CLEAR LAKE, MN (KNSI) - Sherburne County authorities are looking for a burglary suspect who led them on a high speed chase from Clear Lake Township into St. Cloud. Read More...

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