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  • Dollars

    As students go back to school across Minnesota, for some families it puts quite a dent in the pocketbook. The 2012 Huntington Backpack Index shows that parents will be spending 3-6% more this school year …

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    04 Sep 12
  • ExploreMN

    Tourism officials say that most Minnesotans apparently stayed in Minnesota over the Labor Day weekend. This continued a trend that saw more state residents choosing to stay in the state for vacations this summer, giving …

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    04 Sep 12
  • Crash2

    Five people were injured in a rollover accident just west of Fairfax on Highway 19 Monday evening. It happened at just before 5pm. 28-year-old Dahir Abdi of Marshall was driving a 1996 Lexus westbound on …

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    04 Sep 12
  • Cuffs

    A Waseca man faces felony charges after an incident at the Mankato Mayo Hospital emergency room early Saturday morning. 33-year-old Casey Lowell Sather was reportedly intoxicated when he was brought to the facility at just …

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    04 Sep 12
  • FatalAccident

    A central Minnesota teen is dead after the ATV he was driving sustained a flat tire and flipped over, pinning him underneath. The Stearns County sheriff’s office has identified the boy as 16-year-old Cody Christian …

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    04 Sep 12
  • Fire

    A house in Fairmont is being called a total loss following an early morning fire on Sunday. The fire at the unoccupied residence on Albion Avenue was reported at around 4am. The Fairmont Fire Department …

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    04 Sep 12
  • ChalkOutline

    Authorities report that a body was found in a wooded area in western Albert Lea over the weekend. A neighbor reportedly smelled an odor and discovered the corpse. The body was reported to police Saturday …

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    04 Sep 12
  • NUCityHall

    The New Ulm City Council is scheduled to set the city’s preliminary property tax levy for 2013 this (TUE) evening. The initial proposal is for a 19% increase in New Ulm’s tax levy. This would …

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    04 Sep 12