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  • BurnBan

    Burning bans continue in several local-area counties as conditions remain dry. Blue Earth, Renville and Watonwan Counties all enacted burning bans this week. Other southern Minnesota counties with burning bans in place include Brown, Redwood, …

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    04 Oct 11
  • FieldFire

    A combination of dry crops and the wind is being blamed for helping spread at least 5 separate fires in a field near Le Sueur on Monday. The fires occurred on the farm of Bradley …

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    04 Oct 11
  • Truman Sued In Federal Court

    The US Justice Department is suing the City of Truman for not giving a police officer his full-time job back after he served overseas in the military. The lawsuit was filed Friday on behalf of …

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    04 Oct 11
  • Vote2

    The GFW School District today (TUE) holds the first in a series of public meetings concerning an upcoming levy referendum vote. GFW is asking voters to basically extend and increase it’s current operating referendum this …

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    04 Oct 11
  • PhoneScam2

    Residents of Blue Earth County have been scammed out of thousands of dollars over the phone in recent days. In the first case, a woman received a call from someone claiming to be Canadian law …

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    04 Oct 11
  • firestation

    Fire Department Focus Fire Prevention Week is October 7-13, 2012. KNUJ AM 860 will shine the spotlight on the following Fire Departments during Fire Prevention Week. Tune in at the respective times to hear from …

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    03 Oct 11
  • MNValleyHabitatForHumanity

    Habitat for Humanity marks a major milestone today (MON) with the dedication of it’s 500,000th home worldwide. Work then begins on home number 500,001 today as well. Volunteers, homeowners and partners of Minnesota Valley Habitat …

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    03 Oct 11
  • MnDotLogo1

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation is putting together a 50-year “vision” for Minnesota’s transportation system and asking for public input during a statewide videoconference on Tuesday starting at 4pm. Planner Philip Schaffner says in advisory …

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    03 Oct 11