Local News
  • criminal charges

    Arrest warrants were issued for a St. Peter man the day before he collided head-on with a semi at the Sturgis rally and was killed. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension had been investigating 57-year-old …

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    12 Aug 15
  • sex-offenders

    A 68-year-old man who has spent 20 years in the Minnesota Sex Offender Treatment Program will be released after a special court panel granted his placement in a residential facility in Olmsted County. The Olmsted …

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    12 Aug 15
  • phonescam

    The Renville County Sheriff’s Office received a report Tuesday of an attempted telephone scam. A resident received a call informing them they were being sued. The telephone number was identified on Caller ID as the …

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    12 Aug 15
  • Nicollet County

    The Nicollet County Board of Commissioners approved the settlement payment to Flynn Company of Dubuque, Iowa, as outlined in a lawsuit settlement. On Tuesday the board approved the required $100,000 dollar payment. Flynn filed suit …

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    12 Aug 15
  • ChristensenFarms

    Christen Farms of Sleepy Eye announced Friday that it has suspended seven employees and is conducting a full internal investigation after learning of possible improper animal care at a hog farm facility in Luverne. CEO …

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    11 Aug 15
  • MarijuanaLeaves

    A New Ulm man accused of running a marijuana growing business out of his home made a plea deal Monday with prosecutors. Jon Hansen II pleaded guilty to possession of marijuana and received a stay …

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    11 Aug 15
  • Jonas Nelson

    A Le Sueur County teen who was facing murder charges for shooting his father in their rural Montgomery home was found guilty by a jury. Jonas Nelson is convicted of three murder charges in the …

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    11 Aug 15
  • Trevor Stenner Shelley

    Trevor Shelly appeared in Blue Earth County District Court Monday for an omnibus hearing to determine if there is enough evidence for the trial to proceed. Shelly is a St. Peter man facing felony first …

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    11 Aug 15