Local News
  • BeyondtheYellowRibbon

    Since 9/11, thousands of Minnesotans have served the country. With Beyond the Yellow Ribbon Program, Brown County unites to honor and embrace those affected by military deployments. This includes active duty military, veterans and their …

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    21 Apr 15
  • legislature

    A Minnesota lawmaker wants to restrict public access to parental contact information on birth certificates. Mankato DFL Senator Kathy Sheran says she wants to prevent companies from collecting the email, home addresses and phone numbers …

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    20 Apr 15
  • High Gas Prices

    Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have risen 6 cents per gallon in the last week. According to GasBuddy.com, gas prices are averaging $2.45 nationwide. Prices yesterday were $1.18 per gallon lower than the same …

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    20 Apr 15
  • Firefighters

    A Gibbon firefighter that was injured fighting a fire in Fairfax in February is on the mend. Ryan Sabo was dragging a charged hose inside the burning building when a heavy bi-fold door fell on …

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    20 Apr 15
  • blueearthcountyjusticecenter

    Parade Magazine which is distributed by millions of newspapers across the nation on Sundays gave a shout-out to Blue Earth County Sunday. Parade was honoring Earth Day and pointed out the Blue Earth County Justice …

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    20 Apr 15
  • Law

    A change in Minnesota’s child protection laws passed by the state legislature in March is already being put into action at the city and county level. The change came through a Governor’s Task Force on …

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    20 Apr 15
  • Gaylord

    The city of Gaylord is making plans to be the new home of a medical school.  A request by Mid-Atlantic developer Danza group along with Gaylord banker Phil Keithan got the go-ahead this week from …

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    19 Apr 15
  • CrimeScene

    St. Peter Police are investigating after someone screwed a spray-painted wooden sign into the side of the St. Peter Funeral Home building Wednesday.  the wording on the signe read “Fluoride is poison” and also had …

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    19 Apr 15