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  • ClarkJohnson

    State Representative Clark Johnson received a unanimous endorsement for the District 19-A Minnesota House seat at the DFL district convention Saturday at the Blue Earth County Library. Johnson was first elected to the seat in …

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    19 May 14
  • EmeraldAshBorer

    Governor Mark Dayton has proclaimed this week to be “Emerald Ash Borer Awareness Week” in an effort to draw attention to the destructive bug and encourage Minnesotans to not spread the pest around the state. …

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    19 May 14
  • PrincessKayButterhead

    The 12 finalists for Princess Kay of the Milky Way were chosen over the weekend, and the list includes county dairy princesses from the KNUJ area. Nearly 80 young ladies from around the state competed …

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    19 May 14
  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross has only a few blood drives taking place around the area this week. The Bloodmobile will be at Norwood Young America’s Willkommen Pavillion from Noon to 6 on Tuesday. The Belle …

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    19 May 14
  • ChristinaDeLeon2

    An Arlington woman facing multiple charges following the accidental drowning of her infant son last year pleaded guilty to 2nd-degree manslaughter in court on Thursday and was sentenced to 48-months in prison. 20-year-old Christina DeLeon …

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    17 May 14
  • RafaelGandarilla

    A St. James man facing numerous felony drug charges made an appearance in Watonwan County Court this week. 26-year-old Rafael Gandarilla was the focus of a 2-month long investigation by the St. James Police Department …

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    17 May 14
  • DrunkDriving

    A former Mankato police officer accused of driving under the influence was sentenced to one year of probation for the crime in Blue Earth County Court Friday. Daniel Padilla was pulled over while off-duty at …

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    17 May 14
  • Scam

    Another new scam has been reported in our area. Authorities have been hearing from residents receiving what appears to be a legitimate email from the IRS that asks about about crediting their tax refund directly …

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    17 May 14