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Skeletal remains identified

Skeletal remains identified

Jun 8, 2013 at 10:10 pm

McKINLEY, Minn. (AP) Authorities in St. Louis County have identified the skeletal remains of a man found near McKinley last month. Read More...

Tobacco tax hike sparks buying frenzy

Tobacco tax hike sparks buying frenzy

Jun 8, 2013 at 10:10 pm

MAPLEWOOD, Minn. (AP) A looming tax hike on cigarettes has led to booming business at tobacco shops across Minnesota. Read More...

Duluth wants help fighting synthetics

Duluth wants help fighting synthetics

Jun 8, 2013 at 7:07 am

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) Duluth residents are calling on Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson for help combating synthetic drugs. Read More...

Clack returning to Minnesota

Clack returning to Minnesota

Jun 8, 2013 at 7:07 am

BALTIMORE (AP) Baltimore Fire Chief James S. Clack has announced that he will resign his position to return Minnesota to be closer to family. Read More...

Minnesota beef cow dies of anthrax

Minnesota beef cow dies of anthrax

Jun 8, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota has recorded its first case of anthrax in a cow since 2008. The Board of Animal Health said Friday that tests confirm a 4-year-cow found dead Monday on a farm in Pennington County of northwestern Minnesota died of anthrax. Read More...

Police finish shooting death inquiry

Police finish shooting death inquiry

Jun 8, 2013 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) Minneapolis police have completed their investigation into the shooting death of a man during a struggle with officers last month. Read More...

Man pinned under van dies

Man pinned under van dies

Jun 7, 2013 at 6:06 pm

FERGUS FALLS, Minn. (AP) A Fergus Falls man has died after becoming pinned beneath a van he was working on. Read More...

Man charged in Mankato homicide

Man charged in Mankato homicide

Jun 7, 2013 at 6:06 pm

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) A Minneapolis man is charged with an attack that left a woman dead and her husband with stab wounds in Mankato. Read More...

Man arraigned on illegal weapons charges

Man arraigned on illegal weapons charges

Jun 7, 2013 at 3:03 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A western Minnesota man has pleaded not guilty to illegal weapons charges in a case that the FBI called a foiled terror plot. Read More...

Plan would lift wolf protections

Plan would lift wolf protections

Jun 7, 2013 at 10:10 am

WASHINGTON (AP) The Obama administration is proposing to lift most remaining federal protections for gray wolves across the Lower 48 states almost four decades after they were added to the endangered species list. Read More...

McRudy's, Rum Runners Closed for Review

McRudy's, Rum Runners Closed for Review

Jun 7, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - Two downtown bars are closed pending liquor license renewals by the St. Cloud City Council. Read More...

AUDIO: Sauk Rapids garage fire

AUDIO: Sauk Rapids garage fire

Jun 7, 2013 at 9:09 am

SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (KNSI) A Sauk Rapids garage was damaged by fire Thursday night. Fire Chief Tony Hommerding says the fire at 1924 Circle Drive Northwest was called in around 11:30. Read More...

Elrosa man injured in ATV crash

Elrosa man injured in ATV crash

Jun 7, 2013 at 9:09 am

ELROSA, Minn. (KNSI) The Stearns County Sheriff's Office is investigating an ATV accident in Elrosa. Read More...

Clear Lake man killed

Clear Lake man killed

Jun 7, 2013 at 9:09 am

MANVEL, N.D. (AP) Authorities have identified a Minnesota construction worker who died while working on a northeastern North Dakota highway. Read More...

Reading test scores expected to drop

Reading test scores expected to drop

Jun 7, 2013 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota parents have been warned that their children may receive lower test scores now that the state has adopted new national benchmarks known as the Common Core State Standards. Read More...

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