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  • Crops

    Welcome rain helped topsoil moisture supplies hold relatively steady across Minnesota this past week, despite the drought across most of the country. In its weekly crop weather report for Minnesota, the USDA says that rainfall …

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    07 Aug 12
  • FatalCrash2

    A 58-year-old Belle Plaine man was killed in a car crash on Highway 212 in Glencoe Saturday afternoon. It happened at about 2:20pm at the intersection with Morningside Avenue. A Toyota Corolla driven by 60-year-old …

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    06 Aug 12
  • Crash2

    A Fairfax man was injured in a single-vehicle accident south of Hanska early Sunday morning. 23-year-old Phillip R. Neudecker was driving a Honda Civic eastbound on Brown County Road 6 when he lost control of …

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    06 Aug 12
  • CarCrash2

    The New Ulm Police Department is investigating a hit-and-run collision that occurred Saturday night. The accident took place in the parking lot behind Jake’s Pizza on South Broadway in New Ulm. A red Dodge Intrepid …

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    06 Aug 12
  • ElishebaSwett

    A Worthington woman accused of attempting to kidnap an employee at the New Ulm Wal-Mart in June is scheduled to appear in court for an Omnibus Hearing this week. 37-year-old Elisheba Joy Swett faces multiple …

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    06 Aug 12
  • WhoopingCough

    Minnesota continues to add 40 new cases of whooping cough every day, and the total is now over 2,000. The current outbreak meets the definition of an epidemic, although officials don’t like to call it …

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    06 Aug 12
  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross is holding a few blood drives in the area later this week as blood levels around the nation remain at dangerously low levels. The need for blood is constant, with someone …

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    06 Aug 12
  • FarmersMarket1

    Governor Mark Dayton has declared this “Farmers Market Week” in Minnesota. Dayton says the week is intended to celebrate the benefits of farmers markets and the agricultural products that farmers provide. Minnesota has more than …

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    06 Aug 12