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  • Granny pod

    A loved one such as a grandparent is recovering from a medical condition but lives too far away for daily check-ins. These are instances that many people face. Governor Mark Dayton signed a law in …

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    25 Jul 16
  • Schmidts Meat Market

    A meat market in Nicollet won international recognition at a competition for sausage and ham at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Schmidt’s Meat Market won 5 gold medals for original summer sausage, jalapeno and cheese …

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    25 Jul 16
  • US bank stadium4

    The Vikings and Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority hosted an open house Saturday and Sunday for the general pubic to tour the new U.S. Bank Stadium. There were 200,000 free tickets distributed for the weekend-long open …

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    25 Jul 16
  • handcuffs

    A Winthrop man has been charged with two counts of criminal sexual conduct for allegedly raping a teenage girl numerous times over the past year. According to the criminal complaint, the first incident happened when …

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    23 Jul 16
  • theft

    The Lake Crystal Police, Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Office and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension are investigating the theft of a 2016 fifth wheel camper from Korbutz Campers. According to authorities the camper was …

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    23 Jul 16
  • car accident

    A two-vehicle accident on Highway 60 near Madelia Friday afternoon resulted in serious injuries for one driver. According to the state patrol, a Honda Civic driven by 19-year-old Nicolas Embertson was traveling east on Highway …

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    23 Jul 16
  • Lone Star BBQ

    Planning for a late September change-over, Lone Star BBQ in St. Peter is expected to become 3rd Street Tavern. The new owners, the Mankato Independents, purchased the restaurant and hotel from Tom and Mary Svendsen …

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    23 Jul 16
  • Ag educationw

    A Springfield Ag teacher has been chosen as a Community Service award winner through the Association for Career and Technical Education and will now advance to national competition in Las Vegas. The award recognizes individuals …

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    23 Jul 16