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  • Prom1

    The High School Prom season is underway across the local area. Red Rock Central kicked off the prom season the first weekend of April, and Springfield High School held its prom last weekend. This weekend …

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    20 Apr 13
  • WinterCrash

    The snowy and icy conditions on Minnesota roadways on Thursday are being blamed for multiple car crashes, including several in the local area. On Highway 71 in Renville County an armored truck hit a semi …

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    19 Apr 13
  • Fire

    Investigators have determined that a fire that destroyed a home in Clements last week started in the chimney of the house. Firefighters from Clements and Wanda battled the blaze for several hours last Wednesday, but …

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    19 Apr 13
  • Judge

    A rural North Mankato couple accused of starving their 8-year-old adopted son have had their parental rights terminated by a Nicollet County judge. Judge Todd Westphal says he’s not convinced Mona and Russell Hauer intended …

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    19 Apr 13
  • Flu2

    Minnesota health officials have confirmed two more flu-related deaths, bringing the state’s influenza death toll to 190 so far this season. The flu season continues to wind down in Minnesota, however, with no nursing homes …

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    19 Apr 13
  • Drought

    New data is showing the first major improvement in Minnesota’s drought situation since last fall. An updated map from the US Drought Monitor released Thursday rates two-thirds of Minnesota as still being in drought. But …

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    19 Apr 13
  • Fire

    Authorities have determined that a fire at a mobile home in Olivia earlier this week was likely an incident of arson. Firefighters responded to the fire at the home on Hickory Avenue in Olivia at …

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    18 Apr 13
  • Spring Storm

    The state Department of Public Safety is asking FEMA to assess the damage from recent ice and snow storms in southwestern Minnesota. The request includes preliminary damage assessments for public assistance in Cottonwood, Jackson, Murray, …

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    18 Apr 13