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  • MotorcycleCrash2

    A Morton man was injured in a motorcycle accident Saturday afternoon in Fillmore County. 63-year-old Dennis Roper was driving a 1992 Honda eastbound on Highway 16 when he collided with a westbound 2003 Honda motorcycle …

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    21 Jul 14
  • FatalCrash

    A Waseca woman died from injuries she suffered in a crash with a semi-truck Friday morning on Old Highway 14 in Waseca County. Authorities have identified Sharon Weckwerth as the victim, and say that she …

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    21 Jul 14
  • Drowning

    A 60-year-old Janesville man is dead after trying to help his grandchildren on Lake Nichols Friday. The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office says Douglas Yentsch was pulling a tube carrying the kids behind a paddle …

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    21 Jul 14
  • Arson

    A Kasota man is facing multiple charges, including attempted rape, arson and assaulting a peace officer with a deadly weapon. 33-year-old Christopher Lee Shelton is accused of attempting to rape a minor in his home, …

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    21 Jul 14
  • ChildAbuse

    A New Ulm man has pleaded guilty to domestic assault, and a felony malicious punishment of a child charge against him has been dismissed as part of a plea deal. 31-year-old Steven Zeitz was accused …

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    21 Jul 14
  • Highway99StPeterBridge

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation says that the preservation work on the historic Highway 99 Bridge in St. Peter has been delayed until 2017. Mn-DOT officials say that the low bidder on the project failed …

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    21 Jul 14
  • Bloodmobile2

    The American Red Cross Bloodmobile is making a few stops around the area this week. Today (MON) there’s a blood drive at the Norwood Young America Willkommen Pavillion from 12:30 to 6:30pm. On Tuesday St. …

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    21 Jul 14
  • BavarianBlast2014KrautChamp

    The annual Sauerkraut Eating Contest was again a part of New Ulm’s Bavarian Blast this weekend, and the winner was Mike McGinley of Lakeville. He won the Sauerkraut Eating Contest by eating 16-ounces of raw …

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    21 Jul 14