Minnesota News
  • PedestrianHit

    A 12-year-old girl is in critical condition after being struck by an SUV while walking her bike across Highway 101 in Chanhassen on Wednesday. It happened at Lotus View Drive on the border of Chanhassen …

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    31 May 12
  • Dayton1

    Governor Mark Dayton is planning a trade mission to China. He’ll be joined by representatives from 3M, Best Buy, Delta Air Lines, Medtronic, and education leaders. Industry briefings will take place in Beijing, Shanghai, and …

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    31 May 12
  • FarmServiceAgency

    The US Department of Agriculture is closing hundreds of Farm Service Agency offices across the country, including in Waseca and Nicollet counties, as part of a nationwide cost-saving measure. The closures in Minnesota also include …

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    31 May 12
  • Chicken1

    The Green Isle City Council recently killed a proposed ordinance that would have allowed residents to raise chickens in their backyards. A first reading of the ordinance had been scheduled to take place during the …

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    31 May 12
  • SpringfieldSchool

    The Springfield School Board has approved the hiring of a new high school principal for the district. Current Springfield High School Principal David Kreft submitted his resignation this month in order to take a job …

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    31 May 12
  • Crops

    The wet weather of the past week put a damper on fieldwork across most of Minnesota. And while the rain was welcome in dry parts of northwestern Minnesota, it saturated fields in the southwest. In …

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    31 May 12
  • FatalAccident

    A 74-year-old man was killed in a farm accident in Stearns County Tuesday afternoon. Albert Joseph Meyer was reportedly pinned between the frame and box of a rock wagon in Melrose Township.  Emergency responders say …

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    31 May 12
  • Burglars

    The New Ulm Police Department is investigating the theft of around $2,300 worth of items from a residence in New Ulm recently. The theft from the home on the 300 Block of South Front Street …

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    31 May 12