Minnesota News
  • LafayetteCharterGrant

    The Lafayette Charter School is one of ten elementary schools in Minnesota and western Wisconsin to receive a $10,000 grant from Allina Health to promote healthy activities. The charter school will be provided direct access …

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    03 Oct 12
  • BenWestphal

    A St. Peter musician will be taking part in the popular network television show “The X-Factor” in the coming days. 19-year-old Ben Westphal has made it to the show’s “Boot Camp” round, which kicks off …

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    03 Oct 12
  • RedFlag

    With strong winds, low humidity and warm weather in the forecast, the fire danger remains high in the western third of the state today (TUE). The Interagency Fire Center’s Jean Goad says that people are …

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    02 Oct 12
  • FatalCrash2

    Two people are dead after a one-vehicle crash southwest of Hutchinson Friday night. The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office says 22-year-old Dustin Odenthal of Hutchinson and 23-year-old Brandon Lindeman of Browton died at the scene. Authorities …

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    02 Oct 12
  • Judge

    A St. James man accused of causing the death of 2 women in a car crash last year has pleaded guilty to two counts of criminal vehicular homicide in an Alford Plea. The plea means …

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    02 Oct 12
  • Crash

    A Nebraska man suffered severe burns in a car accident near Comfrey Sunday afternoon. 74-year-old Lance F. Johnson of Wymore, Nebraska was traveling southbound on 400th Avenue in Brown County when his Mercury Villager van …

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    02 Oct 12
  • Crash2

    An elderly Sanborn couple were hospitalized Monday afternoon after a car crash on Highway 71 in Redwood County. It happened at just before 2pm just north of Sanborn. 86-year-old Virgil Norcutt of Sanborn was driving …

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    02 Oct 12
  • Counterfeit

    Businesses in the St. James area are being warned to be on the lookout for counterfeit currency. St. James Federal issued the warning to other St. James Chamber of Commerce members after experiencing counterfeit activity …

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    02 Oct 12