Local News
  • Roadwork

    Motorists travelling in southern Minnesota may encounter brief delays beginning this week as crews install rumble stripes on highways in Brown, Blue Earth, Cottonwood and Nobles Counties. The projects were delayed by the state government …

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    29 Aug 11
  • CarCrash

    A rural Good Thunder man has been charged with criminal vehicular operation and DUI after crashing into a hay wagon full of people Saturday night. Three people were injured when the car driven by 22-year-old …

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    29 Aug 11
  • CycleCrash

    A 71-year-old Sleepy Eye man was airlifted to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale after a crash in Brown County Saturday afternoon. Linus Hoffmann was leaving a home at the intersection of County Roads 27 …

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    29 Aug 11
  • Fire

    A 12-year-old Truman boy is expected to be hospitalized for the next 4 months after suffering burns on over 60% of his body last week. Alex Mendenhall, the Son of Cindy Treider and Sam Mendenhall, …

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    27 Aug 11
  • Bavarian Blast Fundraiser

    The dates for next year’s Bavarian Blast festival in New Ulm have been announced, as well as the details of a special fundraiser coming up next month. Bavarian Blast 2012 will take place July 20th, …

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    27 Aug 11
  • Burglary1

    A 27-year-old New Ulm man faces multiple criminal charges over allegations he broke into a woman’s home and sexually assaulted her. Aaron J. Manko was charged Thursday with 2 counts of 1st-degree burglary, 4th and …

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    27 Aug 11
  • FatalShooting

    Authorities have released more information on the killing of a suicidal man in Mankato Thursday night. Mankato Police Officer Timothy Patrick Spellacy responded to the call of a suicidal man at a home on Byron …

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    27 Aug 11
  • Stiftungsfest

    Minnesota’s oldest continuously-running festival celebrates it’s sesquicentennial this weekend. Norwood Young America’s Stiftungsfest kicks off it’s 150th year this (FRI) evening. Stiftungsfest Board Member Kurt Wilson says it promises to be a fun-filled weekend with …

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    26 Aug 11