2011 Local The Area's Most Trusted News Source
  • Plane

    Federal investigators have found that the pilot of a plane that crashed near Glencoe earlier this year was not equipped or trained to fly in low clouds. Stuart Dahlberg of Brooklyn Center and his wife …

    Keep Reading >>

    27 Dec 12
  • CreditCardFraud2

    There have been dozens of reports of credit card fraud being reported in the City of Belle Plaine in recent weeks, and now the crimes have apparently spread to the City of Henderson. Police in …

    Keep Reading >>

    27 Dec 12
  • Scam

    State Health Department officials are urging homeowners to beware of deceptive sales pitches and scare tactics being using by some companies to sell expensive and unnecessary water treatment systems. Health Department Spokesperson Stew Thornley says …

    Keep Reading >>

    27 Dec 12
  • TerryMorrow

    A special election will be taking place in the near future for the residents of Minnesota House District 19A, and the Independence Party of Minnesota plans on being a factor in that race. The election …

    Keep Reading >>

    27 Dec 12
  • DriveSober

    The month-long crackdown on drunk drivers across the state continues as Minnesotans prepare to celebrate the upcoming New Year this weekend. Law enforcement officials statewide are taking part in the “Drive Sober Or Get Pulled …

    Keep Reading >>

    27 Dec 12
  • ColdChristmas

    The majority of Minnesotans experienced their coldest Christmas in over a decade on Tuesday. In New Ulm the mercury got up to only 6-degrees for Christmas, nearly 40-degrees colder than it was last year, when …

    Keep Reading >>

    26 Dec 12
  • ThinIce

    DNR officials are reminding outdoor enthusiasts to check ice thickness before heading onto the state’s lakes and ponds. If the ice measures two inches or less, you’re urged to stay off. Ice must measure four …

    Keep Reading >>

    26 Dec 12
  • Texting

    The Better Business Bureau is warning Minnesotans about a fake text message that promises a $1,000 Target gift card. Spokesperson Jim Hegarty says that this is another “phishing” scheme aimed at gathering personal information about …

    Keep Reading >>

    26 Dec 12