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  • arrestw

    A 38-year-old Preston man wanted on an outstanding warrant in Filmore County stole a police car and fled police before being arrested. The Mankato Police Department responded to a residence in the 100 block of …

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    23 Jun 17
  • Redwood County Sheriff

    The Redwood County Sheriff’s Office is warning the public of a scam that has been circulating the Redwood County area. The sheriff’s department received several reports from citizens who have received letters informing them they …

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    23 Jun 17
  • BellePlaine

    The City Administrator of Belle Plaine resigned following a closed meeting performance review. On Monday, the city council formally accepted the resignation of Mike Voctca. The council created a separation agreement including a three-month salary …

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    23 Jun 17
  • sentencing

    A Meeker County patrol serfeant accused of stalking a man pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct and will serve 10 days of a three-month jail sentence. The charge of stalking was dismissed. According to the criminal …

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    23 Jun 17
  • Quilts of Valor

    In a private cemetery at his home, a Comfrey veteran received a Quilt of Valor. Comfrey American Legion Commander Stan Schotzko presented Mark Swift with a quilt. Swift served two years in Korea. One more …

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    23 Jun 17
  • Every Day Is a Gift    By Dr. Glenn Mollette

    Every Day Is a Gift   By Dr. Glenn Mollette   A dear friend of mine died this week after about three years battling cancer. He had surgery, chemotherapy and spent extensive amounts of time …

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    22 Jun 17
  • motorcyclecrash

    A 19-year-old Mountain Lake man was injured in a motorcycle crash in Jackson County Wednesday night. The state patrol says the motorcycle driven by Westan Brandstedt was traveling north on County Road 9 and attempted …

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    21 Jun 17
  • car accident

    A 28-year-old Buffalo Lake man was injured Tuesday morning when the fertilizer spreader he was driving went off the road and rolled. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office says the accident occured Tuesday morning about 6:30 …

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    21 Jun 17