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Iron ore producer idles plant

Iron ore producer idles plant

Feb 23, 2015 at 3:03 pm

A northern Minnesota iron ore producer is closing its plant in Keewatin indefinitely because of the market's uncertainty. Read More...

GOP restart wage debate with talk of tips

GOP restart wage debate with talk of tips

Feb 23, 2015 at 3:03 pm

House Republicans are reigniting a debate over the minimum wage with a move to exempt some servers, bartenders and other tipped workers from future hikes. Read More...

Traffic stop turns into police chase in Waite Park and St. Cloud

Traffic stop turns into police chase in Waite Park and St. Cloud

Feb 23, 2015 at 2:02 pm

Two people were arrested after a traffic stop turned into a car chase Saturday that involved police from Waite Park and St. Cloud. Read More...

Paralyzed Minnesota hockey player now freshman at USC

Paralyzed Minnesota hockey player now freshman at USC

Feb 23, 2015 at 1:01 pm

A former Minnesota high school hockey player paralyzed during a game four years ago is now a freshman at the University of Southern California. Read More...

sorority hosts eating disorder auction and fashion show fundraiser

sorority hosts eating disorder auction and fashion show fundraiser

Feb 23, 2015 at 12:12 pm

This week is National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, and a St. Cloud State University sorority is holding a silent auction and fashion show on Wednesday to benefit a national nonprofit. Read More...

About 1,000 express interest in medical marijuana

About 1,000 express interest in medical marijuana

Feb 23, 2015 at 11:11 am

Nearly 1,000 Minnesotans have told the state they'll likely register for the state's new medical marijuana program. Read More...

Hollywood Spotlight, Monday

Hollywood Spotlight, Monday

Feb 23, 2015 at 11:11 am

Your daily dish right of Hollywood, thanks to our radio paparazzi! Read More...

Set up day for the Farm Show

Set up day for the Farm Show

Feb 23, 2015 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Today is set up day at the River's Edge Convention Center in St. Cloud for the 48th annual Central Minnesota Farm Show. Read More...

Ebola monitoring could last another year

Ebola monitoring could last another year

Feb 23, 2015 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota will likely continue to monitor travelers from West Africa until the Ebola outbreak has been officially declared over, despite a recent slowdown in new cases abroad. Read More...

St. Cloud sets temperature record

St. Cloud sets temperature record

Feb 23, 2015 at 4:04 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) More arctic air sits across Minnesota to begin the week. Read More...

Senator campaigns for law change

Senator campaigns for law change

Feb 23, 2015 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — If a Minnesota state senator gets his wish, a faceless and nameless force would give political candidates extra reason to sweat at election time. They'd have to compete against "None of the Above," with the threat of a new election featuring all-new candidates if that option prevails. Read More...

No credible threat on MOA

No credible threat on MOA

Feb 23, 2015 at 4:04 am

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say there is "no credible threat" associated with the Mall of America after the release of a video purportedly made by al-Qaida-linked rebels that urges Muslims to attack shopping malls. The video specifically mentions the Bloomington shopping venue. Read More...

Wind Chill Warning tonight

Wind Chill Warning tonight

Feb 21, 2015 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) More arctic air will put its grip on Minnesota this weekend. Read More...

Alexandria player pushes to change gambling law

Alexandria player pushes to change gambling law

Feb 20, 2015 at 5:05 pm

A lifelong player of the card game whist is behind a small push to change Minnesota's gambling laws this year. Read More...

Transportation committee stops in St. Cloud

Transportation committee stops in St. Cloud

Feb 20, 2015 at 4:04 pm

Minnesota lawmakers wanted to hear from Central Minnesotans at today's Senate Transportation and Public Safety Committee hearing held earlier today at St. Cloud City Hall. Read More...

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