Minnesota
  • Crops

    A new report finds Minnesota farmers enjoyed record profits last year. The survey of nearly 2,400 Minnesota farms finds median net farm income reached a record $123,000 last year, up 1%. Higher grain prices and …

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    29 Mar 12
  • Arson

    A late-night fire at an MSU-Mankato frat house on Tuesday has been deemed suspicious in nature. Authorities responded to the fire call at the Phi Kappa Psi house on Lincoln Street in Mankato at just …

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    29 Mar 12
  • Fire

    The Brown County Sheriff’s Office has lifted the burning ban issued earlier this week, although the fire danger remains high across much of the state. Local DNR Officer Tom Romaine says that anyplace with native …

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    29 Mar 12
  • SleepyEyeCityCouncil

    The Sleepy Eye City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved a bid for the city’s 2012 Street and Utility Projects. The low bid of $3.1-million went to M-R Paving and Excavating. Sleepy Eye will issue bonds …

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    29 Mar 12
  • Dollars

    Minnesota Senate Republicans on Wednesday unveiled a $496-million Bonding Bill for building and infrastructure projects around the state. The Senate’s bonding proposal is considerably smaller than Governor Dayton’s $775-million proposal, but only a few million …

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    29 Mar 12
  • NielsenOve

    A St. Peter man wanted by police after allegedly kidnapping and assaulting his girlfriend turned himself in on Tuesday. A warrant was issued for the arrest of 28-year-old Nielsen Francis Ove after the woman called …

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    29 Mar 12
  • POYWinter2012

    The 50th annual Player of the Year Banquet was held Tuesday evening at the New Ulm Holiday Inn. A total of 46 area athletes were honored during the banquet, and past players of the year …

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    28 Mar 12
  • SquadCar

    A Savage police officer critically injured in a car accident in early January is out of the hospital and recovering at home. 39-year-old Frank Mackall was on his way to assist with a call when …

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    28 Mar 12