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  • Pig1

    The Minnesota Pork Board recently awarded thousand-dollar scholarships to 7 individuals pursuing careers in the pork industry, and 2 of them are from the KNUJ area. Brent Meshke of Lake Crystal, the son of Blake …

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    22 Aug 12
  • Mosquito

    The Minnesota Department of Health says that an elderly resident of Stevens County has died due to the West Nile virus. The death marks the 16th West Nile-related death in the state since 2002. Epidemiologist …

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    21 Aug 12
  • HospitalPatient

    The Madelia man struck by lightning in Crow Wing County last Wednesday remains in critical condition at the Hennepin County Medical Center. 23-year-old Jamie Harris was hit on the head by a bolt of lightning …

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    21 Aug 12
  • PaulWickenhauser

    A 21-year-old Cokato man was charged with 3 counts of criminal vehicular homicide and other charges on Monday for his involvement in a deadly crash that killed three family members east of Willmar Friday night. …

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    21 Aug 12
  • Crash

    A Balaton man was injured in a car crash on Highway 23 in Lyon County late Monday morning. 54-year-old Mark Harbo was driving a Dodge pickup truck westbound on Lyon County Road 33 when he …

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    21 Aug 12
  • DustinMurilla1

    A man accused of assaulting an Owatonna man with a tire iron and leaving him for dead was sentenced to extra jail time for a previous incident of assault in Blue Earth County Court on …

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    21 Aug 12
  • PrincessKayButterhead

    A new Princess Kay of the Milky Way will be crowned Wednesday night to kick off the 2012 Minnesota State Fair, and over the next 2 days KNUJ will be airing interviews with our local-area …

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    21 Aug 12
  • Crops

    Minnesota farmers continue to dodge the worst of the drought that’s affecting most of the country. In its weekly crop weather report for Minnesota, the USDA says that the state experienced scattered showers and cooler …

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    21 Aug 12