Breaking News State & Local
  • dv563013

    A 22-year-old Fairmont man is accused of sexually assaulting a person under the age of 13. John Johnson allegedly had inappropriate contact with the victim between last December and this past January in Fairmont. A …

    Keep Reading >>

    14 Apr 14
  • WilliamUnderhillZachWickenheiserTamHong

    Three young men are facing multiple charges after allegedly burglarizing a Minnesota State Trooper’s home in New Prague on three separate occasions. New Prague Police Chief Mark Vosejpka says that the crimes apparently occurred after …

    Keep Reading >>

    14 Apr 14
  • MNCapitolRotundaSigning

    Governor Dayton will officially raise Minnesota’s minimum wage with a special bill-signing ceremony in the Capitol Rotunda this (MON) afternoon. Minimum wage workers will get a series of raises beginning this summer. For large employers, …

    Keep Reading >>

    14 Apr 14
  • Horse

    An outbreak of a potentially deadly equine virus will mean some empty stalls at the upcoming Minnesota Horse Expo. Breed and registry groups and private farms and stables won’t be bringing their horses to the …

    Keep Reading >>

    14 Apr 14
  • PurpleUp

    Military families of the deployed as well as Family Readiness Groups, Yellow Ribbon Networks, and all of Minnesota’s military family supporters are invited to Circle Up for “Purple Up!” Month of the Military Child at …

    Keep Reading >>

    14 Apr 14
  • DarnellWhitefeather

    The attorney representing the Minnesota Security Hospital inmate accused of killing another inmate is asking a judge to have the man evaluated again to see if he’s competent for trial. An earlier evaluation of 32-year-old …

    Keep Reading >>

    11 Apr 14
  • SusanErickson

    A Willmar woman accused of selling more than 200 prescription pills to an undercover police informant in Olivia has been sentenced to 7 years of probation for the crime. 47-year-old Susan Marie Erickson pleaded guilty …

    Keep Reading >>

    11 Apr 14
  • DistractedDriving

    Law enforcement officials across Minnesota will be cracking down on distracted driving over the next week-and-a-half. Extra officers will be on the roads and new education efforts will be launched over the course of the …

    Keep Reading >>

    11 Apr 14