Minnesota
  • Bloodmobile

    Blood drives are taking place around the area this week. Approximately every 2 seconds in the United States a patient needs a blood transfusion. The Red Cross provides blood to more than 3,000 hospitals across …

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    23 Apr 12
  • RonPaul1

    Supporters of presidential candidate Ron Paul reportedly dominated southern Minnesota’s 1st Congressional District Republican Convention over the weekend, with the Texas Congressman picking up practically all of the district’s available delegates. The same was reportedly …

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    23 Apr 12
  • Crops

    Agronomists say this year features the earliest opportunity in recorded history for corn planting, and farmers are hoping that helps them make up for last year. The USDA says that corn produced on-average 21 fewer …

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    23 Apr 12
  • Republicans

    GOP delegates at southern Minnesota’s First Congressional District Republican Convention on Saturday were unable to agree on a candidate to challenge Democratic Representative Tim Walz this November. Congressional District 1 GOP Chair Dave Kruse says …

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    23 Apr 12
  • Detour

    A detour will be put up on Highway 4 north of St. James beginning today (MON) as Minnesota Department of Transportation crews begin replacing a bridge over the Watonwan River. Along with the replacement of …

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    23 Apr 12
  • PedestrianHit

    A 26-year-old man was hospitalized Sunday night after being struck by an SUV while crossing the street in Mankato. The incident happened at shortly before 10:30pm near the intersection of Riverfront Drive and Spring Street …

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    23 Apr 12
  • PrincessCrown

    A new Miss Sleepy Eye was crowned Sunday evening at the Eagles Orchid Inn. Miss Sleepy Eye 2012 is Courtney Schneider. Crowned Sleepy Eye Attendants were Anna Ibberson and Ellen Mathiowetz.

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    23 Apr 12
  • Crash

    A 41-year-old Glencoe man was injured Saturday afternoon when his car ran off the road on Highway 22 in McLeod County. The accident happened at approximately 1:40pm near Lace Avenue. Rodney Schauer was driving a …

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    23 Apr 12