Minnesota
  • WhoopingCough

    As the school season in Minnesota approaches, this year’s outbreak of whooping cough is becoming a big concern. There have been nearly 2,400 cases of whooping cough, otherwise known as Pertussis in the state so …

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    18 Aug 12
  • DakotaWar

    Governor Dayton has proclaimed today (FRI) a Day of Remembrance and Reconciliation in Minnesota to mark the 150th anniversary of the US-Dakota War of 1862. Dayton asks Minnesotans to “remember that dark past” and to …

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    17 Aug 12
  • DrunkDriving

    A statewide DWI enforcement campaign kicks off today (FRI) and runs through Labor Day, September 3rd. Traffic safety officials say that 2011 statistics show a majority of drunken drivers in fatal crashes were severely impaired …

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    17 Aug 12
  • Drugs

    A Winthrop man faces multiple criminal charges after a state trooper allegedly found him parked along Highway 15 with drugs earlier this week. The trooper reportedly found 25-year-old John Meyer in a parked car with …

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    17 Aug 12
  • Meth

    A Good Thunder man with an extensive criminal history is now facing felony drug charges in Blue Earth County Court. 33-year-old Marvin Charles Keech Jr was arrested earlier this week when the Minnesota River Valley …

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    17 Aug 12
  • Ragweed

    The ragweed season is underway in Minnesota, and experts say it’s likely to last longer than usual this year. That’s thanks to the mild winter, the unusually warm spring, and heavy rains at various times …

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    17 Aug 12
  • ButteredCorn

    The City of Sleepy Eye’s annual Buttered Corn Days festivities kick off later this (FRI) morning in Alison Park in Sleepy Eye. “All Fired Up For Corn” is the theme of the 51st annual celebration. …

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    17 Aug 12
  • Radio

    Iowa City Broadcasting, owners of KDUZ-KARP in Hutchinson, has entered into a Local Marketing Agreement with Northern Lites Broadcasting to operate, and eventually own KTWN AM-1310 based out of Glencoe. Iowa City Broadcasting and Ingstad …

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    17 Aug 12