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Crookston man charged with causing fatal crash

Crookston man charged with causing fatal crash

Sep 7, 2011 at 9:09 am

CROOKSTON, Minn. (AP) - A 23-year-old Crookston man has been charged with stealing a police cruiser and causing a fatal crash. Read More...

Minnesota pheasant numbers down for this fall's hunt

Minnesota pheasant numbers down for this fall's hunt

Sep 7, 2011 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota hunters can expect a drop in pheasant numbers this fall. Read More...

Baby found floating in Mississippi River

Baby found floating in Mississippi River

Sep 7, 2011 at 8:08 am

WINONA, Minn. (AP) - The Winona County sheriff's office is asking for the public's help in solving the death of a newborn baby found floating in the Mississippi River. Read More...

Minnesota State Fair attendance ranks 3rd biggest ever

Minnesota State Fair attendance ranks 3rd biggest ever

Sep 7, 2011 at 8:08 am

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) - The just-completed Minnesota State Fair has recorded the third-largest attendance in the fair's history. Read More...

Minnesota Attorney General is suing 5 payday lenders

Minnesota Attorney General is suing 5 payday lenders

Sep 7, 2011 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minnesota Attorney General is suing five short-term Internet lenders. Read More...

St. John's Hill Museum receives $3 million grant for archival project work

St. John's Hill Museum receives $3 million grant for archival project work

Sep 7, 2011 at 12:12 am

COLLEGEVILLE, Minn. (KNSI) - The Hill Museum and Manuscript Library at Saint John's University was named as the recipient of a $3 million grant to continue the library's ongoing efforts to digitize, archive and catalog rare and endangered manuscript collections worldwide, the university announced Wednesday. Read More...

Former Viking Senser, wife sued in Minneapolis wrongful death crash lawsuit

Former Viking Senser, wife sued in Minneapolis wrongful death crash lawsuit

Sep 6, 2011 at 12:12 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The family of a man killed in an alleged hit-and-run has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against former Minnesota Viking Joe Senser and his wife. Read More...

Rice County man crashes paraglider in bean field

Rice County man crashes paraglider in bean field

Sep 6, 2011 at 7:07 am

LONSDALE, Minn. (AP) - A 78-year-old man is injured after crashing his paraglider into a Rice County bean field. Read More...

Number of Minnesota alcohol-related deaths down in '10

Number of Minnesota alcohol-related deaths down in '10

Sep 6, 2011 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minnesota officials say the number of alcohol-related deaths in the state last year was the lowest on record. Read More...

State Patrol reminds drivers to watch for buses

State Patrol reminds drivers to watch for buses

Sep 6, 2011 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - It's the first week of classes for many school districts throughout Minnesota and the State Patrol is reminding drivers to watch out for those yellow buses. Read More...

Avon man jailed for having sex with woman against her will, cops say

Avon man jailed for having sex with woman against her will, cops say

Sep 5, 2011 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - A St. Cloud man faces sex assault charges after he allegedly had sex with a woman against her will outside a business Sunday, an encounter seen by security personnel and captured on video, according to St. Cloud police. Read More...

St. Cloud, Sartell men escape before car sinks in St. Augusta pond

St. Cloud, Sartell men escape before car sinks in St. Augusta pond

Sep 5, 2011 at 9:09 am

ST. AUGUSTA, Minn. (AP) - Stearns County authorities say two men are safe after they managed to escape from their sinking car. Read More...

Spooked horse hurts two Stearns County women

Spooked horse hurts two Stearns County women

Sep 5, 2011 at 9:09 am

CROW RIVER TOWNSHIP, Minn. (KNSI) - Two local women suffered injuries after a horse became frightening, throwing one of the women and hitting the other, according to Stearns County authorities. Read More...

Macalester, St Ben's ban sale of bottled water

Macalester, St Ben's ban sale of bottled water

Sep 5, 2011 at 9:09 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - In an effort to be more environmentally friendly, a couple of Minnesota schools have joined a national movement to rid college campuses of disposable water bottles. Read More...

Officials release name of woman killed by trooper

Officials release name of woman killed by trooper

Sep 5, 2011 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Officials have released the name of a woman shot and killed by a Minnesota State Trooper after she dragged him with her vehicle. Read More...

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