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New Bishop announced today

New Bishop announced today

Sep 20, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The Catholic Diocese of St. Cloud is introducing their new bishop today (Friday.) Read More...

AUDIO: Jail reconstruction beginning soon

AUDIO: Jail reconstruction beginning soon

Sep 20, 2013 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) A $6 million reconstruction project at the Stearns County Jail will begin soon. Read More...

Rybak, Dayton sound off on dispute

Rybak, Dayton sound off on dispute

Sep 20, 2013 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) As the lockout of musicians at the Minnesota Orchestra nears a year in duration, Governor Mark Dayton and Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak say it's time for the sides to bury any grudges and return to the bargaining table for face-to-face talks. Read More...

Officers cleared in Franklin shooting

Officers cleared in Franklin shooting

Sep 19, 2013 at 5:05 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A Hennepin County grand jury has decided not to bring charges against two Minneapolis police officers in the shooting death of a 22-year-old man in May. Read More...

Storms bring rain, hail to Minnesota

Storms bring rain, hail to Minnesota

Sep 19, 2013 at 5:05 pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) A September storm packing high winds, hail and heavy rain has swept across central Minnesota, knocking down trees and cutting power. Read More...

Dikken's bail set at $3 million

Dikken's bail set at $3 million

Sep 19, 2013 at 4:04 pm

GRANITE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — A judge has set bail at $3 million dollars for a Granite Falls man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and her boyfriend. Read More...

Man charged with hitting, dragging recruiter

Man charged with hitting, dragging recruiter

Sep 19, 2013 at 4:04 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A 52-year-old Minneapolis man has been charged with criminal vehicular operation after authorities say he struck two U.S. Army recruiters who were in a crosswalk, then dragged one of them nearly three-quarters of a mile. Read More...

Dikken's bail set at $3 million

Dikken's bail set at $3 million

Sep 19, 2013 at 3:03 pm

GRANITE FALLS, Minn. (AP) A judge has set bail at $3 million dollars for a Granite Falls man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and her boyfriend. Read More...

Fire burns former Verso office building

Fire burns former Verso office building

Sep 19, 2013 at 3:03 pm

SARTELL, Minn. (AP) Crews have extinguished an office fire at the site of the former Verso Paper mill in Sartell that was closed by a deadly explosion and fire last year. Read More...

MN rebuilds employment level

MN rebuilds employment level

Sep 19, 2013 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota has rebuilt the employment level it saw prior to the last recession and then some. Read More...

Fewer identify Nordic roots

Fewer identify Nordic roots

Sep 19, 2013 at 2:02 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Nordic flavor that has profoundly marked Minnesota's culture for more than a century is gradually fading as fewer identify themselves as German-, Norwegian or Swedish-American, according to new U.S. Census data. Read More...

DQ manager's good deed gets attention

DQ manager's good deed gets attention

Sep 19, 2013 at 2:02 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The 19-year-old manager of a suburban-Minneapolis Dairy Queen store is being praised for a good deed that's gotten attention on the Internet. Read More...

Overall poverty shows slight improvement

Overall poverty shows slight improvement

Sep 19, 2013 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's poverty rate has shown slight improvement, but child poverty remains stubbornly high. Read More...

Youth basketball coach convicted of assault

Youth basketball coach convicted of assault

Sep 19, 2013 at 2:02 pm

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — A former Duluth youth basketball coach has been convicted of sexually assaulting two preteen sisters. Read More...

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