LOCAL NEWS

(St. Paul, MN) -- An amendment to a defense authorization bill is set to provide opportunities for many in Minnesota's Liberian community to apply for U.S. citizenship. The measure would give permanent resident status to Liberians living in America under the Deferred Enforced Departure progr… Read more

(Burnsville, MN) -- A former Burnsville man will spend four-and-a-half years in a Wisconsin prison for a Ponzi scheme that targeted the elderly. Prosecutors say Jamie Smith stole more than a million dollars from customers through his gold and silver coins business. Smith formerly operated tw… Read more

(Arden Hills, MN) -- Declining enrollment is prompting staff and budget cuts at Bethel University. The private Christian school in Arden Hills plans to cut as many as 30 staff members and 30 faculty members as a way to address a projected eleven-million dollar budget shortfall over the next … Read more

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(St. Cloud, MN)  --  A court hearing for a Paynesville man accused in a deadly mobile home fire is being pushed back until January 23rd.  Forty-six-year-old John Newport is charged with second-degree murder for starting his daughter's trailer on fire last July and killing Jamey Newport.  His… Read more

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(Washington, DC) -- Congresswoman Ilhan Omar voted "no" on the bi-partisan National Defense Authorization Act in the U-S House. Omar said in a statement, "at a time when Minnesotans have unmet needs in healthcare, education and housing, it is simply unconscionable to pass an N-D-A-A bill tha… Read more

 

LOCAL SPORTS

(St. Paul, MN) -- The Wild scored twice in every period as they outgunned the Oilers 6-5 in St. Paul. Luke Kunin's third period goal was the difference for Minnesota, which snapped a two-game skid. The Wild wrap up their three-game homestand tomorrow against Philadelphia. Read more

Minneapolis, MN) -- The Timberwolves are back in action tonight hosting the LA Clippers at the Target Center. Minnesota has lost six straight following a 127-116 home setback to Utah on Wednesday. The Wolves are now 10-and-14 on the year. LA is 19-and-7. Read more

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