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  • WalMartEvacuation

    An 18-year-old New Ulm man that had been accused of stealing around $1,100 from the New Ulm Wal-Mart while working there has been sentenced to a year of probation. Quintin Alexander Branch received a stay …

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    22 Jul 14
  • Flooding2014

    President Obama has declared a disaster in eight Minnesota counties damaged by flooding, unleashing federal funds to help repair millions in damages. June and July storms hit more than 50 of the state’s 87 counties, …

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    22 Jul 14
  • CarolWeikle

    The Judges of Minnesota’s Fifth Judicial District have appointed Carol Weikle the Court Administrator for Brown and Nicollet county district courts. Weikle will replace Carol Melick, who recently retired after 35 years of service with …

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    22 Jul 14
  • Crops

    Minnesota farmers were able to get a lot of field work done last week, thanks to the lack of rain. The US Department of Agriculture says that there were around 6 days suitable for field …

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    22 Jul 14
  • VikingsTrainingCamp

    The Mankato area is gearing up for the 49th Vikings training camp this week at MSU. Vikings players report to camp on the Mankato campus Thursday and the first practice is Friday morning. More than …

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    22 Jul 14
  • Hot2

    With a heat index forecast to be around a 105-degrees today (MON), the National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory for much of southern and central Minnesota. Meteorologist Rick Hiltbrand advises drinking lots of …

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    21 Jul 14
  • MotorcycleCrash2

    A Morton man was injured in a motorcycle accident Saturday afternoon in Fillmore County. 63-year-old Dennis Roper was driving a 1992 Honda eastbound on Highway 16 when he collided with a westbound 2003 Honda motorcycle …

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    21 Jul 14
  • FatalCrash

    A Waseca woman died from injuries she suffered in a crash with a semi-truck Friday morning on Old Highway 14 in Waseca County. Authorities have identified Sharon Weckwerth as the victim, and say that she …

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    21 Jul 14