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  • BrownCountyCourthouse

    Brown County Commissioners unanimously approved a 4-percent 2015 Brown County tax levy hike and certified the levy amount at over $11-point-8 million, an over $455,000 increase from 2014.  The four-percent hike included removing over $24,000 …

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    26 Dec 14
  • SnowyRoad

    The southern half of the state is under a winter weather advisory tonight through tomorrow morning.  The National Weather Service in Chanhassen forecasts three to six inches of snow across southern Minnesota and western Wisconsin.  …

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    26 Dec 14
  • 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