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  • AdoptAHighway

    Minnesota transportation officials say volunteers pick up an estimated 26,000 tons of trash along state highways each year. The Department of Transportation figures the volunteers save the state an estimated $6-million annually. The Adopt-A-Highway program …

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    11 Jun 13
  • IMAG0281

    A good crowd enjoyed beautiful weather and the entertaining music of the Little Prairie Pickers Monday night. The German Park Concert series in New Ulm continues next week with Barton’s Hollow.

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    10 Jun 13
  • A woman and a girl have died after a boat overturned on Lac qui Parle lake, sending its occupants into the water. The boat flipped over Saturday afternoon near Boyd’s Landing. Authorities pulled three people …

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    10 Jun 13
  • TruckPullingBoat

    An Alexandria man was injured on Highway 71 in Redwood County Saturday morning when his van hit a boat. 72-year-old Kenneth Caller was driving a Chrysler van southbound on 71 when the crash occurred at …

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    10 Jun 13
  • Crash

    Four people were injured in a car crash on Highway 169 in Blue Earth County Saturday afternoon. It happened at around 1:30pm at the intersection with County Road 69. An eastbound Pontiac Vibe driven by …

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    10 Jun 13
  • StephenNoga

    The criminal sexual conduct trial of a staff member at a Hutchinson charter school is scheduled to get underway this week. 29-year-old Stephen Michael Noga was arrested at the New Century Charter School in Hutchinson …

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    10 Jun 13
  • USCapitol

    The US Senate is scheduled to vote on the Farm Bill later today (MON). Former Ag Secretary and now Senator from Nebraska Mike Johanns says it not the kind of bill he would have written, …

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    10 Jun 13
  • FarmRunoff

    US Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack is visiting Minnesota to launch a new pilot project offering farmers incentives to take steps to reduce water pollution from their operations. The Minnesota Agricultural Water Quality Certification Program is …

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    10 Jun 13