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  • BusinessOpen

    Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie announced this week that 2012 saw the second highest number of new business filings in the state’s history. Ritchie says that a total of 60,827 new businesses were filed …

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    10 Jan 13
  • DustinMurilla2

    A 23-year-old Mankato man accused of savagely beating an Owatonna man and leaving him for dead last July will serve at least 10 years in prison for the crime. Dustin Lee Murilla was sentenced to …

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    09 Jan 13
  • HospitalPatient

    The seasonal flu continues to sicken hundreds around the local area. The Department of Health’s Kris Ehresman says that cases of the flu in south-central Minnesota are much higher than other regions of the state. …

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    09 Jan 13
  • JasonDominguez

    Jury selection is scheduled to begin today (WED) in the trial of a Hutchinson man accused of killing a Little Falls man in October of 2011. Thirty-seven-year-old Jason Dominguez is charged with first and second …

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    09 Jan 13
  • ToddGavin

    The criminal trial of an eye doctor accused of sexually assaulting two of his patients got underway on Tuesday. Todd Gavin is facing two felony and two gross misdemeanor charges for allegedly having the female …

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    09 Jan 13
  • JustinBerg

    The attorney for the former Nicollet School administrator accused of stealing nearly $1,500 in district funds has asked for a continuance in the case while waiting for the results of a mental health evaluation. 31-year-old …

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    09 Jan 13
  • SpecialElection1

    Governor Dayton has announced the date for a special election to fill the Minnesota House seat vacated by Democrat Terry Morrow. The election will be held on Tuesday, February 12th to fill the vacancy in …

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    09 Jan 13
  • NUCityCouncil2

    The New Ulm City Council approved three different Conditional Use Permits during its first meeting of the New Year on Tuesday. One of the permits allows the New Ulm Public Utilities Commission to build a …

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    09 Jan 13