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  • GasPumps

    Triple-A is predicting a four-percent increase in the number of people travelling 50 miles or more for the holidays this year.  Minnesota Fuel Analyst Gail Weinholzer says drivers did not get a gas price hike …

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    26 Dec 14
  • DakotaExecution

    Portions of Riverfront Drive in Mankato closed for about an hour for the ceremony concluding the annual Dakota Memorial Ride.  The ride concluded with a meal and ceremony in Reconciliation Park this afternoon.  The 16-day …

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    26 Dec 14
  • MinnesotaRiver

    Area authorities rescued a woman and her pets on Monday after she fell into the Minnesota River. At around 12:15 Monday afternoon, local fire and rescue teams arrived at the Kiwanis Dog Park in Mankato …

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    23 Dec 14
  • NUPoliceDepartment

    Police say a vehicle left in neutral crashed through a garage unit in New Ulm Monday morning. A delivery van for Ecowater Now was idling when it rolled down a hill and crashed through a …

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    23 Dec 14
  • Fire

    At about 10:45 Sunday night, fire crews were called to a structure fire north of Vernon Center. Fire crews from Vernon Center, Amboy. Good Thunder, Lake Crystal, Madelia, and Mapleton responded. They arrived to see …

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    23 Dec 14
  • Firefighters

    A fire in a basement of a house in the city of Blue Earth called for mutual aid from Winnebago firefighters on Thursday morning. Assistant Fire Chief Jim Wirkus says a report of smoke detectors …

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    19 Dec 14
  • SibleyEast

    On Tuesday, Judge Kevin Eide ruled in favor of Sibley East Public Schools in the case contesting the district’s $43 million dollar building bond vote in the general elections on November 4th. A group of …

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    18 Dec 14
  • distrcit 88

    Negotiations with four property owners have resulted in District 88 having the opportunity to purchase approximately 54 acres of land for the new high school complex. Superintendent Jeff Bertrang says money for land and access …

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    16 Dec 14