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  • prostitution

    A Litchfield Councilman arrested following a prostitution sting targeting men who solicit sex from underage girls has resigned from his position. The council will address the resignation of Dwight Loronsen who represents ward 3 at …

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    16 Nov 16
  • Bank Midwest ground breaking

    New Ulm’s Bank Midwest broke ground this morning for a 6,700 square foot building on the corner of Broadway and Center Street. Bank President Shannon Hillesheim says the new building will allow the bank to …

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    16 Nov 16
  • Holiday Lights in Motion

    Holiday Lights in Motion will light up Sportsmen’s Park in Sleepy Eye on Thanksgiving. The light show will begin at 5 p.m. and feature Horse and Carriage rides with popcorn, hot chocolate and cookies available …

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    16 Nov 16
  • Andrew Fredrickson

    A 28-year-old man with a warrant out for his arrest for charges of murder because of a drug overdose death has turned himself in. Andrew Fredrickson surrendered peacefully Tuesday morning. The Brown County Attorney’s Office …

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    16 Nov 16
  • murder-investigation

    New Ulm Police charged 2 adults with murder Monday as a result of an overdoes death of a man while in custody at Brown County Jail. Thirty-six-year-old Steven Harris and 28-year-old Andrew John Fredrickson have …

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    15 Nov 16
  • Police car chase

    A Minneapolis man tried to outrun authorities in St. Peter Friday, first in a stolen vehicle and then on foot. A witness reported an erratic driver on Highway 169 Friday afternoon and provided a license …

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    15 Nov 16
  • St. Peter

    The 12-year-old St. Peter girl who wandered away from her home early Friday morning and spent over 35 hours in the elements before being rescued is listed in fair condition. Mya Ann Arriage was transported …

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    15 Nov 16
  • Anhydrous leak

    No one was injured when anhydrous ammonia leaked from a tanker being pulled through a field by a tractor in McLeod County Monday night. The leake took place in an area north of Brownton. The …

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    15 Nov 16