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Pope County Fugitive arrested

Pope County Fugitive arrested

May 24, 2012 at 7:07 am

ANOKA COUNTY, MN (KNSI) - A fugitive accused in Pope County of kidnapping and beating his ex-girlfriend has been arrested in Anoka County. Read More...

Library options heard in Cold Spring

Library options heard in Cold Spring

May 24, 2012 at 7:07 am

COLD SPRING, MN (KNSI) - The Cold Spring City Council met Wednesday night to hear a report on a study conducted to look into options for a new library. Read More...

Melrose native, mother, killed in Carolina auto accident

Melrose native, mother, killed in Carolina auto accident

May 24, 2012 at 6:06 am

HILTON HEAD, SC (KNSI) - A mother and son from Melrose have been killed in an accident in South Carolina. Read More...

High winds trash cars at Minnesota dealership

High winds trash cars at Minnesota dealership

May 24, 2012 at 6:06 am

NEW ULM, MN (AP) - A burst of strong winds has damaged dozens of vehicles at a south-central Minnesota car dealership. Read More...

Jury: Mayo not negligent in teenage patient death

Jury: Mayo not negligent in teenage patient death

May 24, 2012 at 6:06 am

ROCHESTER, MN (AP) - A jury has found Mayo Clinic was not negligent in its care and treatment of a 13-year-old girl who died after having a benign brain tumor removed. Read More...

Mine pushes back environmental review again

Mine pushes back environmental review again

May 24, 2012 at 6:06 am

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) - PolyMet Mining Corporation says the environmental review of its proposed copper mining operation near Hoyt Lakes has been delayed again. Read More...

Supreme Court reverses conviction in baby stabbing

Supreme Court reverses conviction in baby stabbing

May 24, 2012 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minnesota Supreme Court has reversed the conviction of an Oakdale woman accused of stabbing her baby to death. Read More...

Minnesota couple missing on Canadian lake found safe

Minnesota couple missing on Canadian lake found safe

May 24, 2012 at 6:06 am

DULUTH, MN (AP) - Authorities have found an elderly Minnesota couple who went missing for more than 24 hours on a lake in Ontario. Read More...

Workers at 8 Twin Cities hospitals ratify contract

Workers at 8 Twin Cities hospitals ratify contract

May 24, 2012 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Union workers have overwhelmingly ratified a new three-year contract that averted a strike at eight Twin Cities hospitals. Read More...

Minnesota's new pollution watchdog takes control

Minnesota's new pollution watchdog takes control

May 24, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, MN (AP) - The new head of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency says he believes voluntary efforts by farmers can help the state move closer to cleaning up the Mississippi and Minnesota rivers. Read More...

More than 100 vases stolen from Minnesota cemetery

More than 100 vases stolen from Minnesota cemetery

May 24, 2012 at 6:06 am

CRYSTAL, MN (AP) - Police in Crystal are asking for the public's help finding suspects after more than 100 vases were stolen from a cemetery. Read More...

Flood Watch Still in Effect

Flood Watch Still in Effect

May 24, 2012 at 6:06 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - A Flash Flood Watch, originally issued at 7 p.m. Wednesday, is still in effect for central and southern Minnesota through 1 pm Thursday. Read More...

Alternative school ratings released for St. Cloud

Alternative school ratings released for St. Cloud

May 23, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, MN (KNSI) – The State of Minnesota released the first set of ratings Tuesday under a new alternative to the federal No Child Left Behind program. Read More...

Officials wade in the water to defend cleanliness of St. Cloud lake

Officials wade in the water to defend cleanliness of St. Cloud lake

May 23, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - Local officials insist Lake George is clean and safe to swim in as the lake gets ready to host a triathlon next month. Read More...

Busy first filing day kick-starts election 2012

Busy first filing day kick-starts election 2012

May 23, 2012 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) - Tuesday marked the first day candidates for elected office in Minnesota could file their intentions to run and many candidates did just that. Read More...

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