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Minnesota man accused of stealing pigs in Iowa

Minnesota man accused of stealing pigs in Iowa

Oct 20, 2011 at 9:09 am

OSAGE, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a Minnesota man has been arrested in the theft of several hundred feeder pigs from producers in Mitchell County in northern Iowa. Read More...

New MnSCU chancellor formally installed

New MnSCU chancellor formally installed

Oct 20, 2011 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The newly installed chancellor of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system says he's heard frequently from students about rising tuition costs. Read More...

Motorists warned after State trooper hits deer

Motorists warned after State trooper hits deer

Oct 20, 2011 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Even the Minnesota State Patrol isn't safe when deer decide to jump out in front of a car. Read More...

Minnesota applies for next round of Race to the Top

Minnesota applies for next round of Race to the Top

Oct 20, 2011 at 3:03 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota has applied for a new round of federal education grants. Read More...

New MnSCU chancellor to be formally installed

New MnSCU chancellor to be formally installed

Oct 19, 2011 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The formal installation of the new chairman of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system will feature the start of a new tradition, the presentation of a ceremonial medallion. Read More...

Foley agrees to security guard patrols

Foley agrees to security guard patrols

Oct 19, 2011 at 9:09 am

FOLEY, Minn. (AP) — Security guards — not police — will patrol the streets of Foley. Read More...

DFLers win 2 Minnesota Senate special elections

DFLers win 2 Minnesota Senate special elections

Oct 19, 2011 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — DFLers have easily won special elections to fill two open seats in the Minnesota Senate. Read More...

Game wardens report increase in trespassing calls

Game wardens report increase in trespassing calls

Oct 19, 2011 at 8:08 am

LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Conservation officers with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources are reporting an increase in complaints from landowners about hunters trespassing on their property. Read More...

11-year-old studying at UMinn

11-year-old studying at UMinn

Oct 19, 2011 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — There's a little man on campus at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. Years younger than his classmates, 11-year-old Lucas Kramer is nearly done with high school and is deep into his university studies. Read More...

Marshall to host 2012 Governor's Pheasant Opener

Marshall to host 2012 Governor's Pheasant Opener

Oct 19, 2011 at 8:08 am

MARSHALL, Minn. (AP) - Marshall in southwestern Minnesota will host next year's Governor's Pheasant Opener. Read More...

NFL VP says no stadium plan could endanger Vikings

NFL VP says no stadium plan could endanger Vikings

Oct 19, 2011 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The NFL's executive vice president says league leadership wants the Vikings to remain in Minnesota but is worried about what might happen if the team's Metrodome lease expires without a plan in place to build a new stadium. Read More...

Pawlenty joins board of technology firm

Pawlenty joins board of technology firm

Oct 19, 2011 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Gov. Tim Pawlenty has joined the board of directors of an Atlanta-based supply chain and retail technology provider. Read More...

2 Minnesota Senate districts hold special elections

2 Minnesota Senate districts hold special elections

Oct 19, 2011 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Two state Senate districts are holding special elections to fill open seats. Read More...

Training, St. Cloud air service top topics at Gov. Dayton jobs summit

Training, St. Cloud air service top topics at Gov. Dayton jobs summit

Oct 18, 2011 at 2:02 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - Following the passage of the state budget back in July, Governor Mark Dayton settled on job creation and jumpstarting Minnesota's economy as his administration's top priority. Tuesday in St. Cloud, local politicians, educators and business leaders gave Dayton plenty of suggestions for making that happen. Read More...

Rice teens seriously injured in Sauk Rapids motorcycle wreck

Rice teens seriously injured in Sauk Rapids motorcycle wreck

Oct 18, 2011 at 9:09 am

SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (KNSI) - Two Rice teenagers were in the hospital after they were involved in a motorcycle accident in Sauk Rapids Friday afternoon. Read More...

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