2014 News The Area's Most Trusted News Source
  • Letter

    The state Department of Health says preliminary tests show a white powder found in an envelope opened at the Minnesota governor’s residence was not a biological threat or toxin. The department has ruled out agents …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Jun 14
  • Ballot

    Today (TUE) is the final day to get your name on an election ballot for state and federal office in Minnesota. The candidate filing period for the 2014 campaign season has been open for 2 …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Jun 14
  • MarijuanaPills2

    Minnesota is looking for someone to run the state’s new medical marijuana program. The Department of Health is looking to hire a chief administrator of a new division, the Office of Medical Cannabis. The department …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Jun 14
  • XcelEnergy

    The Enviromental Protection Agency is out with a new proposal aimed at power plant emissions. The EPA wants to cut carbon pollution 30% by 2030. Xcel Energy Vice President Laura McCarten says the utility is …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Jun 14
  • TroopsHome

    Eighty-six soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard’s Litchfield-based 849th Mobility Augmentation Company return home today (TUE) after an eleven-month deployment to Afghanistan. The company cleared more than 8,000 kilometers of roads while in Afghanistan, and …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Jun 14
  • NUCityHall

    A motion to allow residents of the City of New Ulm to raise chickens within the city limits will be discussed by the New Ulm City Council this (TUE) evening. The motion to amend the …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Jun 14
  • GoldyGopher

    The Second Annual Gopher Road Trip stops in Redwood Falls and New Ulm today (TUE). U of M Athletic Director Norwood Teague along with a collection of Gopher coaches and Goldy the Gopher are traveling …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Jun 14
  • CornEmergence

    Warm weather is helping the crops emerge in Minnesota, but corn and soybean development remains behind average. The US Department of Agriculture says that 93% of the corn crop is now planted in Minnesota, which …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Jun 14