Minnesota
  • MNSecurityHospital

    The Minnesota Security Hospital recently received a citation from the Minnesota Department of Human Services for violating policies related to restraint use. The St. Peter facility now has 30 days to complete a formal review …

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    10 Nov 14
  • jackson

    A Ceylon-area man is charged after allegedly sending a letter to Governor Mark Dayton saying that he was going to kill him. Jay Behrends is facing a felony and misdemeanor harassment charge in connection with …

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    01 Nov 14
  • socialsecurity

    A Fairfax woman is facing federal charges of identity theft, unlawful employment, and harboring undocumented aliens. Mireya Reyes is also charged with five counts of felony aiding and abetting the misuse of Social Security Cards. …

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    24 Oct 14
  • brian-mechler-mug

    The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office now has custody of the North Mankato man who allegedly phoned in a false bomb threat to the Mankato Marathon. Brian Mechler is maintaining his innocence, saying in court that …

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    22 Oct 14
  • Dayton

    Governor Mark Dayton recently visited St. Olaf College in Northfield. During his time there he briefly promoted himself but mainly spent the visit answering questions about student debt, college affordability, and the job climate in …

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    13 Oct 14
  • 911

    DNA results from the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension have determined that homicide was the cause of death for 22 year old Amer Lechuga of Springfield. Her remains were found in burning minivan when police …

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    03 Oct 14
  • black bear

    A man in Pine County is recovering after he was attacked by a black bear. Brandon Johnson suffered lacerations and bites to his chest, arms, and legs. Johnson said he was tracking the wounded bear …

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    29 Sep 14
  • loons

    Five loon chicks have been relocated to southern Minnesota as one step in an attempt to reintroduce the loon to it’s former range. The Biodiversity Institute is working with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources …

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    29 Sep 14