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Sanner wins Stearns sheriff's primary

Sanner wins Stearns sheriff's primary

Aug 12, 2014 at 11:11 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Incumbent Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner was a three-way primary Tuesday night to advance to November's general election. Read More...

Johnson will face Dayton in November

Johnson will face Dayton in November

Aug 12, 2014 at 10:10 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Hennepin County commissioner Jeff Johnson has captured the Republican nomination for Minnesota governor over three major rivals. Read More...

Emmer wins 6th District primary

Emmer wins 6th District primary

Aug 12, 2014 at 10:10 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tom Emmer has won the Republican nomination for the U.S. House seat vacated by retiring Rep. Michele Bachmann. Read More...

20 indicted in alleged smartphone theft ring

20 indicted in alleged smartphone theft ring

Aug 12, 2014 at 9:09 pm

Federal prosecutors in Minnesota have indicted 20 people in what they say is a takedown of a large smartphone theft ring. Read More...

Boston Scientific executive killed at gas station

Boston Scientific executive killed at gas station

Aug 12, 2014 at 9:09 pm

The man shot and killed at a Twin Cities-area gas station was an executive at Boston Scientific. Read More...

Voting underway on primary day

Voting underway on primary day

Aug 12, 2014 at 8:08 am

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesotans are going to the polls in a primary election that will determine which Republicans will face Gov. Mark Dayton and Sen. Al Franken in the fall, among other races. Read More...

Security beefed up at polling sites

Security beefed up at polling sites

Aug 12, 2014 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (KNSI) Elections officials in Minneapolis are planning unprecedented security precautions for today’s primary at several polling places in a Minneapolis House district,where the race between two DFL candidates has become quite contentious. Read More...

Emergency haying, grazing approved

Emergency haying, grazing approved

Aug 12, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Farmers in seven Minnesota counties have been cleared for emergency haying and grazing on acres enrolled in Conservation Reserve Program. Read More...

St. Cloud drowning victim identified

St. Cloud drowning victim identified

Aug 12, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Authorities on Monday identified the St. Cloud man who drowned in the Sauk River over the weekend. Read More...

Dayton talks rail safety at roundtable

Dayton talks rail safety at roundtable

Aug 12, 2014 at 5:05 am

LITTLE CANADA, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton says he's concerned there isn't one state agency or official in charge of making long term projections and recommendations related to oil car traffic on Minnesota freight lines. Read More...

Benton deputy cleared in shootout

Benton deputy cleared in shootout

Aug 12, 2014 at 4:04 am

FOLEY, Minn. (KNSI) A Benton County deputy sheriff who fired his gun at a man during a confrontation at a St. Cloud area storage unit has returned to work after being placed on administrative leave. Read More...

Airport liquor license approved

Airport liquor license approved

Aug 12, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) You'll soon be able to buy a beer or glass of wine at St. Cloud Regional Airport. Read More...

Progress on small grain harvest

Progress on small grain harvest

Aug 12, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Dry weather over the past week has allowed Minnesota farmers to make steady progress on the small -grain harvest. Read More...

It's primary day in Minnesota

It's primary day in Minnesota

Aug 12, 2014 at 4:04 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Months of campaigning are about to end for all but one of the top Republicans seeking to take Gov. Mark Dayton's job. Read More...

Drowning Victim ID'd

Drowning Victim ID'd

Aug 11, 2014 at 2:02 pm

The 55 year-old man that apparently drowned in the Sauk River in St. Cloud has been identified. Read More...

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