Local News
  • Wanda Viento

    A clinical therapist at the Minnesota Sex Offenders Program and former director of the MSU Women’s Center is accused of sexually assaulting a girl and threatening to kill her if she told. Fifty-seven year old …

    Keep Reading >>

    28 Mar 15
  • St. James

    A St. James man was recently honored for his years of driving UPS accident free. Les Todnem was recently inducted into the UPS’s prestigious Circle of Honor achieving 25 years of accident-free driving. Todnem, along …

    Keep Reading >>

    28 Mar 15
  • st peter school district

    A St. Peter school teacher convicted of hitting a student with an 11-pound backpack has resigned. According to St. Peter school officials, Robert Shoemaker submitted his letter of resignation to the school board Monday night. …

    Keep Reading >>

    28 Mar 15
  • waseca

    A former Waseca accountant who pleaded guilty to fraud charges back in January is in trouble with the law again. Roger Goetz Jr., was ordered into federal custody last week after he was charged in …

    Keep Reading >>

    28 Mar 15
  • Asiana buffet fire

    Investigators have determined the cause of Wednesday’s fire at Asiana Buffet in Mankato. Fire officials say the fire originated in a wok in the kitchen. The fire then spread to the restaurants ceiling. The fire …

    Keep Reading >>

    28 Mar 15
  • Nutelecom1

    Nu-Telecom is advising area residents that the Internet Crime Complaint Center has issued a warning about a new twist to a telephone tech support scam. The scam is executed while a user is browsing the …

    Keep Reading >>

    27 Mar 15
  • new ulm sign

    The New Ulm Park and Recreation Commission held a special work session Thursday to discuss the local option sales tax. Earlier this month the commission made a recommendation to the city council to seek re-authorization …

    Keep Reading >>

    27 Mar 15
  • Le Sueur

    The Le Sueur County Commissioners are in the middle of a political firestorm surrounding a proposed sewer plan affecting residents and summer cabin owners around German and Jefferson Lakes. The issue has simmered for decades, …

    Keep Reading >>

    27 Mar 15