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  • Veteran

    In appreciation of all veterans, the Sibley and Watonwan County Veteran Service Offices are offering all era veterans and their spouses the opportunity to go to the Southern Minnesota Appreciation Event in St. James. Sibley …

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    14 Aug 15
  • FairmontWaterTower

    Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont is expanding its emergency room. When construction is completed the department will be nearly four times larger. Hospital staff, officials and city leaders ceremonially broke ground on the $4.5 …

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    14 Aug 15
  • 911-EmergencyServices

    The Watonwan County Sheriff’s Department says their 911 system went down Wednesday night. According to authorities 911 is automatically being rerouted to a different number and those with an emergency should still call 911. Anyone …

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    13 Aug 15
  • Burglary4

    A former employee of a Litchfield auction business has been charged with receiving stolen property and drug possession. Twenty-eight-year-old Devin Delbert Donald Blom of Pennock pleaded guilty Monday in Meeker County District Court. According to …

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    13 Aug 15
  • Cicada Wasp2

    Cicada wasps have invaded several Hutchinson city parks. The wasps typically build their nests in sand and other dry areas making playgrounds with sand, sand volleyball courts and baseball diamonds a prime spot for the …

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    13 Aug 15
  • Inn of Seven Gables

    After hearing a cost analysis compairing updating the current Sleepy Eye Orchid Inn event center or building new, the Sleepy Eye City Council resolved to build a new center. Tentatively the new event center is …

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    13 Aug 15
  • HometownHero

    A young lady from Mankato has been awarded this month’s KNUJ hometown hero. Nine-year-old Olivia Jacobsen formerly of the Morgan and Franklin area was visiting her grandmother Diane Jacobson in Fairfax in July. Her grandma …

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    13 Aug 15
  • christiansen2

    An undercover video taken at a Christensen Farms hog facility in Luverne allegedly supports evidence to show hogs being abused and neglected. The video released Tuesday was taken this spring and summer by a member …

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    12 Aug 15