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  • auto theft

    A car thief left a note with his name and phone number in a garage from where he stole a car. A Nicollet County Sheriff’s Deputy was on his way to check on an abandon …

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    15 Feb 17
  • theft

    A 33-year-old St. James man is facing felony charges for stealing a $5 winning lottery ticket and cashing it in. According to the criminal complaint, the victim reported that the lottery ticket was stolen from …

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    15 Feb 17
  • Spring_Weight_Restrictions

    Spring Weight Restrictions on Brown County roads will go into effect on Friday morning to coincide with weight restrictions imposed by the Minnesota Department of Transportation South Zone. All county roadways are restricted to five, …

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    15 Feb 17
  • Legislative session

    Local lawmakers are working on getting funding for Highway 14 and Corridors of Commerce at the state capitol. A bill put forward by the Highway 14 Partnership and co-authored by State Representative Clark Johnson of …

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    15 Feb 17
  • Bill includes $5 million for career education

    The Senate E-12 Finance Committee heard a bill directing the Southwest-West Central Service Cooperative to develop a rural Career and Tech Ed consortium to provide better access to career education. That would be done through …

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    15 Feb 17
  • Report says MN schools are safest in the country when it comes to fire

    The Minnesota Department of Public Safety recently released a report that Minnesota schools are some of the safest in the country when it comes to fire. Minnesota’s annual average of 43 school fires is 47 …

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    15 Feb 17
  • Beer cases2

    The Sibley County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public for information about 32 cases of beer that were found in the weeds at Schilling Lake Boat Access in New Auburn on Sunday. A man was …

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    14 Feb 17
  • Fire department

    The Cleveland Fire Department was called Friday after smoke from a faulty battery set off fire alarms at Cleveland Public School. Students were evacuated while the fire department took care of the battery and smoke. …

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    14 Feb 17