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  • SpringfieldSchool

    A Springfield High School science teacher has been presented an award honoring teaching excellence. Amanda Meyer is the recipient of the 2012 Medtronic Foundation Science Teaching Award from the Minnesota Science Teachers Association. The award …

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    20 Mar 12
  • Temperature2

    It’s been many years since we last had an early-season warm spell like this one in Minnesota. Climatologist Pete Boulay says it last happened 31 years ago. He says that back in February of 1981 …

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    20 Mar 12
  • Spring

    It’s officially spring in Minnesota. The spring equinox, which happened at 12:14am, means the length of the day and night are virtually the same thanks to the sun being positioned directly over the equator of …

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    20 Mar 12
  • Thunderstorm

    The storm that blew through the area Monday evening was packing high winds and heavy rain, and ripped the roofs off homes in the City of Elysian. Le Sueur County Emergency Management Director Ann Traxler …

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    20 Mar 12
  • RenvilleSibleyFiber

    The Arlington City Council on Monday voted to opt out of a project that aims to bring fiber optic internet access to Renville and Sibley Counties. The Renville-Sibley Fiber project is expected to cost upwards …

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    20 Mar 12
  • MarkJungclaus1

    A Glencoe man critically injured in a snowmobile accident earlier this month was able to return home this past weekend. Mark Jungclaus hit an ice heave on Gull Lake the evening of Sunday, March 4th, …

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    19 Mar 12
  • Legislature Approves Jacob's Law

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    19 Mar 12
  • Bloodmobile

    The Bloodmobile makes a few stops around the area this week as Red Cross Month continues. The need for blood is constant. Red blood cells have a shelf life of only 42 days, and platelets …

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    19 Mar 12