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  • SandraHighbear

    A 20-year-old North Redwood woman who pleaded guilty to killing her 22-month-old son last year was sentenced to over 8 years in prison in Redwood County Court Friday. Sandra Ann Highbear was charged with 2nd-degree …

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    10 Mar 14
  • HalfStaffFlag

    Governor Dayton has ordered flags be flown at half-staff today (MON) at all state and federal buildings in honor of a fallen Marine from southern Minnesota.  Twenty-year-old Lance Corporal Caleb Erickson of Waseca was killed …

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    10 Mar 14
  • Firefighters

    A rural Mankato blacktopping business was destroyed by a fire Sunday afternoon. Firefighters from  Kasota were reportedly the first on the scene when the fire at WW Blacktopping broke out at around 1:30pm Sunday.  A …

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    10 Mar 14
  • RocknRollZumhofe

    Former pro wrestler Eugene “Rock N Roll” Zumhofe tried to escape the Kandiyohi County Courthouse after he was found guilty of 12 felony counts of criminal sexual conduct last week. Kandiyohi County Sheriff Dan Hartog …

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    10 Mar 14
  • CarChase2

    A Mankato man is in custody after leading police on a high-speed car chase through Mankato Thursday night. The chase began shortly after midnight when authorities were called out to a domestic assault incident on …

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    10 Mar 14
  • BellePlaineParentalAbduction

    A missing 5-year-old Belle Plaine boy has been found safe in Owatonna, and his mother has been arrested. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension issued a crime alert Saturday night after the boy’s non-custodial mother, …

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    10 Mar 14
  • FloodedFields

    Forecasters say that all models continue to show only a slight risk of spring flooding in Minnesota this year. National Weather Service Hydroglogist Craig Schmidt says the main thing is to keep an eye out …

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    10 Mar 14
  • Flu

    Cases of influenza continue to decline in Minnesota, and only 25 people were hospitalized with the flu the week before last. That compares to 63 hospitalizations the week before. A total of 1,282 Minnesotans have …

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    10 Mar 14