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  • Train

    Officials are investigating a train derailment near Butterfield that happened Wednesday morning.  Nine Union Pacific rail cars tipped over and spilled corn and damage the track.  A Union Pacific spokesman said about 500 feet of …

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    31 Jul 14
  • Pastoral Dedication

    The Catholic Diocese of New Ulm’s new Pastoral Center has reached completion. The bishop of New Ulm, the Most Reverend John M. LeVoir, and his staff will host an open house Friday from 1 to …

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    30 Jul 14
  • distrcit 88

    The final public information meeting was held yesterday on the District 88 Building Referendum at the District Administration Center Auditorium. Residents will be able to vote whether the district should authorize a building bond of …

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    30 Jul 14
  • 1399936459000-John-LaDue

    The prosecutor is appealing after a judge dismissed the most serious charges against  17-year-old John LaDue, the Waseca student accused of planning to kill his parents and his fellow students by bombing the local junior/senior …

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    30 Jul 14
  • Highway projects In Brown County

    Brown County roads 13 and 29 will be “Closed To Thru Traffic” for the next few weeks. Projects on these roads include milling, cold-in-place-recycle and bituminous overlay. They will take place on County Road 13 …

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    29 Jul 14
  • Glencoe Lions Club Music in The Park

    The Gelncoe Lions Club will have “Music in The Park” tomorrow (WED) at Oak Leaf Park, Shelter #2. There will be Free Live Music performed by Jack Noenning and the Community Strings from 6:30 to …

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    29 Jul 14
  • PowerLine

    The Renville County Sheriff’s Department received a 911 call that two people had been electrocuted at a CAPX 2020 power line work site northeast of Fairfax Monday morning.  Emergency responders arrived at the site, found …

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    29 Jul 14
  • 1406566044000-Tyler-Caputo-murder-mug-shot

    After missing his hearing on Friday in his third degree murder case, Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Department reported that Tyler Caputo was taken into custody in the state of Illinois Monday morning.  Caputo is charged …

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    29 Jul 14