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Plea deal reached in Kolstad case

Plea deal reached in Kolstad case

Jan 20, 2015 at 8:08 am

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — The attorney for Philip Nelson says the former Minnesota Gophers quarterback has agreed to plead guilty to a misdemeanor charge stemming from a fight that injured former Minnesota State, Mankato, linebacker Isaac Kolstad. Read More...

Income tax filing season begins

Income tax filing season begins

Jan 20, 2015 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. - As the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) begins processing tax returns today, the agency offers a word of caution for those who will seek help from a paid professional. Read More...

Opening statements in Fitch trial

Opening statements in Fitch trial

Jan 20, 2015 at 5:05 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Opening statements are expected today (Tuesday) in St. Cloud in the trial of accused cop killer Brian Fitch. Read More...

Tax bill, disaster aid on agenda

Tax bill, disaster aid on agenda

Jan 20, 2015 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The short week at the Minnesota Legislature means less time to complete work on some time-sensitive matters. Read More...

Walker hovercraft used in lake ice rescue

Walker hovercraft used in lake ice rescue

Jan 19, 2015 at 4:04 pm

Four people were rescued after a sports utility vehicle went through the ice at Leech Lake near Walker on Friday night. Read More...

St. Anthony woman at State of the Union

St. Anthony woman at State of the Union

Jan 19, 2015 at 4:04 pm

A St. Anthony wife and mother will be seated with the First Lady as President Barack Obama delivers the State of the Union address on Tuesday. Read More...

Dassel man guilty of sexual assault of girl

Dassel man guilty of sexual assault of girl

Jan 19, 2015 at 3:03 pm

A 25-year-old Dassel man will be sentenced in March after being found guilty of sexually assaulting a young girl. Read More...

Car breaks through ice near Alexandria

Car breaks through ice near Alexandria

Jan 19, 2015 at 3:03 pm

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office says two people were in a vehicle that broke through the ice on Lake Ida just north of Alexandria. Read More...

Air Force reservists return to Minneapolis

Air Force reservists return to Minneapolis

Jan 19, 2015 at 2:02 pm

More than 100 Air Force reservists have returned to Minnesota following their service in Southwest Asia. Read More...

Potentially endangered bat could change pipeline project

Potentially endangered bat could change pipeline project

Jan 19, 2015 at 2:02 pm

A potentially endangered species of bat could become a major obstacle to the proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline in northern Minnesota. Read More...

BSU student found outside hospitalized

BSU student found outside hospitalized

Jan 19, 2015 at 2:02 pm

There's another report of a Minnesota college student hospitalized after being found outside in the cold. Read More...

Man fatally shot in Bloomington identified

Man fatally shot in Bloomington identified

Jan 19, 2015 at 2:02 pm

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner has identified a man fatally shot during an encounter with Bloomington police. Read More...

Protesters halt light-rail traffic in St. Paul rally

Protesters halt light-rail traffic in St. Paul rally

Jan 19, 2015 at 1:01 pm

Hundreds of protesters marching to honor Martin Luther King, Jr. have shut down light-rail traffic in St. Paul. Read More...

Three injured in Sauk Rapids crash on Sunday

Three injured in Sauk Rapids crash on Sunday

Jan 19, 2015 at 11:11 am

Three people were injured in a two-vehicle accident on Minnesota Highway 23 and 35th Avenue near Sauk Rapids in Benton County on Sunday morning, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Read More...

MLK Breakfast at SCSU honors ideals, legacy

MLK Breakfast at SCSU honors ideals, legacy

Jan 19, 2015 at 9:09 am

It was a time to reflect, a time to honor, a time to morn and a time to pray at the second annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast Event and Day of Service at St. Cloud State University. Read More...

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