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  • Money

    Minnesota will surpass Illinois, Michigan and South Dakota this week to gain the highest minimum wage in the Midwest at $9 per hour. The $1 per hour bump in pay will take effect Saturday for …

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    28 Jul 15
  • John LaDue

    Prosecutors in Waseca wanted the teen accused of forming a plot to kill his family and bomb his school tried an as adult on explosive charges and more details have been included in court briefs …

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    27 Jul 15
  • Arlington

    The Sibley County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help to solve a string of thefts. The county has received several reports of stolen mailboxes. The boxes were reportedly stolen from their posts about …

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    27 Jul 15
  • Le Sueur county

    After months of debate and a decade of vexation, the Le Sueur County Board will vote on August 4th. The question is whether to build a sewer pipe connecting to St. Peter’s sewage plant or …

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    27 Jul 15
  • DNR

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Tom Landwehr plans to bicycle from Luverne to Marshall Wednesday through Friday during a 122-mile “prairie pedal” bicycle ride. Stops along the three-day ride will highlight some of …

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    27 Jul 15
  • prairie lakes regional art council

    The Prairie Lakes Regional Arts Council is currently seeking artists to participate in the annual Prairie Lakes Regional Juried Art Exhibition at the Arts Center of St. Peter. Artists may submit their original work at …

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    27 Jul 15
  • St. James tornado

    A tornado touched down near St. James Friday evening. Authorities say they received a report of a tornado touchdown in Long Lake Township near South Branch about six and a half miles south of St. …

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    25 Jul 15
  • card theft suspect

    Police are looking for a suspect who stole a debit and credit card from an employee’s office at the Sanford Medical Center in Worthington Tuesday. Authorities say the man used thos cards shortly after stealing …

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    25 Jul 15