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Spirit Airlines launches service from Twin Cities

Spirit Airlines launches service from Twin Cities

Feb 22, 2012 at 3:03 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Spirit Airlines said Wednesday it will begin service from the Twin Cities to Chicago and Las Vegas in May. Read More...

Foley goes ahead with new police department, hires interim chief

Foley goes ahead with new police department, hires interim chief

Feb 21, 2012 at 5:05 pm

FOLEY, Minn. (KNSI) - It'll soon be back on the beat for the Foley Police Department. Read More...

Divers in Italy find 4 more ship bodies; Minnesota couple still missing

Divers in Italy find 4 more ship bodies; Minnesota couple still missing

Feb 21, 2012 at 5:05 pm

ROME (AP) - Authorities say divers searching the capsized Costa Concordia cruise ship found four more bodies Wednesday, including that of a missing 5-year-old Italian girl. Read More...

Feds plan to spend $51.5 million on 2012 Asian carp fight

Feds plan to spend $51.5 million on 2012 Asian carp fight

Feb 21, 2012 at 4:04 pm

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - The Obama administration plans to spend $51.5 million this year in its continuing battle to protect the Great Lakes from destructive Asian carp. Read More...

Sartell teen escapes serious injury after driving car into Mississippi River

Sartell teen escapes serious injury after driving car into Mississippi River

Feb 21, 2012 at 4:04 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) – A Sartell teenager only suffered minor injuries after her car ended up in the Mississippi River early Saturday morning. Read More...

Minnesota budget forecast will set up rest of session

Minnesota budget forecast will set up rest of session

Feb 21, 2012 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) _ Minnesota lawmakers and Gov. Mark Dayton find out Wednesday whether the state checkbook will hold on to a small positive balance or drops back into deficit. Read More...

Minnesota to North Dakota flight canceled due to drunk attendant

Minnesota to North Dakota flight canceled due to drunk attendant

Feb 20, 2012 at 5:05 pm

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) - A police report says a drunk flight attendant was the reason for the canceling of a weekend Grand Forks-to-Minneapolis flight. Read More...

Stearns County fire destroys shed full of rabbits

Stearns County fire destroys shed full of rabbits

Feb 20, 2012 at 5:05 pm

PAYNESVILLE, Minn. (KNSI) - Nearly $60,000 worth of rabbits were killed in a fire early Wednesday that consumed a shed in rural Stearns County near Paynesville, Stearns County Sheriff's John Sanner said. Read More...

Man escapes from custody in Beltrami County

Man escapes from custody in Beltrami County

Feb 20, 2012 at 5:05 pm

BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) - Authorities in northern Minnesota are searching for a man who escaped from custody, then led authorities on a high speed chase through the Red Lake Indian Reservation. Read More...

Winter weather advisory issued for St. Cloud from Sunday storm; 1-3 inches of snow expected

Winter weather advisory issued for St. Cloud from Sunday storm; 1-3 inches of snow expected

Feb 20, 2012 at 4:04 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - A Winter Weather Advisory was issued by the National Weather Service late Saturday as the a storm system moving through the St. Cloud area early Sunday was expected to leave 1 to 3 inches of new snow. Read More...

Minnesota issues new rules to stop emerald ash borer

Minnesota issues new rules to stop emerald ash borer

Feb 20, 2012 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The Minnesota Department of Agriculture has issued new rules meant to stop the spread of the emerald ash borer. Read More...

Woman charged in fatal pedestrian crash

Woman charged in fatal pedestrian crash

Feb 20, 2012 at 3:03 pm

MAPLE GROVE, Minn. (AP) - A woman accused of driving drunk and fatally striking a pedestrian in Maple Grove is facing criminal charges. Read More...

St. Cloud, central Minnesota brace for mammoth storm

St. Cloud, central Minnesota brace for mammoth storm

Feb 20, 2012 at 3:03 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - A Winter Storm Warning for St. Cloud and much of central Minnesota has been issued as a major winter storm threatens to drop up to a foot of snow across the St. Cloud area by Wednesday evening. Read More...

Conservative group sues over voter eligibility

Conservative group sues over voter eligibility

Feb 20, 2012 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A group that supports requiring voters to show photo ID is suing the state of Minnesota, saying it's not doing enough to confirm voter eligibility. Read More...

Two injured in St. Cloud red light crash

Two injured in St. Cloud red light crash

Feb 19, 2012 at 5:05 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - An Albany was ticketed after police say he ran a red light in St. Cloud and collided with another vehicle on Highway 15 Tuesday, according to St. Cloud police. Read More...

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