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  • Highway169Sign

    The federal government is providing nearly $10 million to rebuild portions of Highway 169 between Mankato and St. Peter that suffered flood damage in 2010. A three-mile stretch will be raised out of the 100-year …

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    13 Jun 13
  • CrimeScene

    The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has completed its investigation into a North Mankato standoff that occurred in January in which a man was shot and killed by police.  Authorities were called to the Lloyd …

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    13 Jun 13
  • DavidNoren

    The body of a Mankato native missing for nearly a month in Colorado has been found in the mountains near Denver, and officials are calling it a homicide. 49-year-old David Noren was last seen May …

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    11 Jun 13
  • BoatOnLake

    A Nicollet County man has died after falling out of a boat into a northwestern Ontario lake over the weekend. The accident happened Saturday afternoon on Manion Lake, which is about 70 miles northeast of …

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    11 Jun 13
  • Authorities have identified the woman and child who drowned in Lac Qui Parle Lake near Watson on Saturday. Authorities say cold water, improper life jacket use and not using life jackets likely led to the …

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    11 Jun 13
  • RedwoodRiverBridge (1)

    A Redwood Falls man is recovering after falling off a bridge over the Redwood River Sunday evening. Authorities responded to the bridge on Highway 19/67 in Redwood Falls for a report of an adult male …

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    11 Jun 13
  • LeoCharlesKoppala

    A Catholic priest from Blue Earth is accused of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl. 47-year-old Leo Charles Koppala has been charged with 2nd-degree criminal sexual conduct in Faribault County Court, and his bail was set …

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    11 Jun 13
  • LynnSeibel1

    A former student is suing a Faribault prep school over allegations that it allowed a teacher to continue to sexually exploit students. The civil lawsuit says the plaintiff was a minor student at Shattuck-St. Mary’s …

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    11 Jun 13