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St. Cloud breaks weather record Monday as warm winter temperatures continue

St. Cloud breaks weather record Monday as warm winter temperatures continue

Dec 7, 2011 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - Minnesota's unseasonably mild winter so far led to a record-breaking day for thousand of St. Cloud residents out enjoying a day off from work or school following Sunday's Christmas Day celebrations. Read More...

Minnesota's Dayton slots 2012 trade mission to China

Minnesota's Dayton slots 2012 trade mission to China

Dec 7, 2011 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is gearing up for another trade mission to China. Read More...

Cops: Rice man put camera in Crossroads mall bathroom

Cops: Rice man put camera in Crossroads mall bathroom

Dec 7, 2011 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - A 24-year-old Rice man was arrested and faced felony charges after investigators said he installed a camera in a restroom at St. Cloud's Crossroad Center Mall during the height of the holiday shopping season, according to police. Read More...

Raising University of Minnesota business school tuition considered

Raising University of Minnesota business school tuition considered

Dec 7, 2011 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - University of Minnesota regents will consider raising tuition for the business school at its flagship campus. Read More...

Education commissioner discusses waiver request

Education commissioner discusses waiver request

Dec 7, 2011 at 8:08 am

ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) - State Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius is going to Rochester to discuss the state's request for the waiver to sections of the federal No Child Left Behind law in the first stop in a statewide tour. Read More...

Minneapolis voters chose Dziedzic, Allen in DFL primaries

Minneapolis voters chose Dziedzic, Allen in DFL primaries

Dec 7, 2011 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minneapolis voters have narrowed the fields for two legislative seats to be filled in January special elections. Read More...

Minnesota citation payment system logs over 1 million calls

Minnesota citation payment system logs over 1 million calls

Dec 7, 2011 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A cost-saving service that helps Minnesotans pay their traffic tickets and other citations by phone has now logged over 1 million calls. Read More...

Dayton defers next move on Minnesota day care union

Dayton defers next move on Minnesota day care union

Dec 7, 2011 at 8:08 am

Gov. Mark Dayton won't make another move on a daycare unionization push until after a Minnesota judge issues a written order explaining his reasons for sidetracking a planned vote by in-home providers. Read More...

Hennepin County removes Occupy tarps from plaza

Hennepin County removes Occupy tarps from plaza

Dec 7, 2011 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Hennepin County authorities have removed tarps and chairs used by anti-Wall Street protesters from a plaza outside the government center in Minneapolis. Read More...

Vikings stadium hearing to cover financing options

Vikings stadium hearing to cover financing options

Dec 7, 2011 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minneapolis city leaders say they want to rebuild a new Vikings stadium at the Metrodome site. Read More...

Green Bay Packers' stock sale under way

Green Bay Packers' stock sale under way

Dec 6, 2011 at 11:11 am

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Green Bay Packers President Mark Murphy says the team sold more than a thousand shares in the opening moments of its stock sale. Read More...

Bachmann: Romney, Gingrich both have 'flaws'

Bachmann: Romney, Gingrich both have 'flaws'

Dec 6, 2011 at 11:11 am

Congresswoman Michele Bachmann is brushing aside polling numbers showing her trailing badly in Iowa, saying "I think we're perfectly situated to be where we want to be." Read More...

St. Cloud shelter stay limit extended for city's homeless

St. Cloud shelter stay limit extended for city's homeless

Dec 6, 2011 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - The neediest residents of St. Cloud's emergency homeless shelters will now have more time to get their lives in order. Read More...

St. Cloud passes $72 million city budget for 2012

St. Cloud passes $72 million city budget for 2012

Dec 6, 2011 at 10:10 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - St. Cloud city council members approved a nearly $72 million general funds budget Monday, a final spending plan more than 2 percent lower than last year. Read More...

Student found dead at UMD

Student found dead at UMD

Dec 6, 2011 at 10:10 am

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) - Authorities say no foul play is suspected in the death of student on the University of Minnesota Duluth campus. Read More...

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