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  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross is holding several blood drives around the local area this week. The need for blood is constant, with someone in the US needing the Gift of Life every 2 seconds. One …

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    18 Feb 13
  • Crash

    A 50-year-old Jordan woman suffered minor injuries in a rollover accident near Winthrop Thursday night. It happened at just after 11pm on Highway 19. 61-year-old Michael Olson of Jordan was driving a 2005 Jeep Liberty …

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    15 Feb 13
  • BombThreat

    A 15-year-old New Prague High School sophomore has been arrested after a bomb threat evacuated the school on Thursday. School staff called police after a note was found in the bathroom that said there was …

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    15 Feb 13
  • MichaelUnderland

    A Bird Island man accused of stabbing a man in the abdomen at a residence in rural Spicer last year has been found guilty after a 1-day jury trial this week. 29-year-old Michael Jon Underland …

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    15 Feb 13
  • HospitalPatient

    Minnesota health officials have confirmed nine more flu-related deaths. That brings the number of flu deaths in Minnesota to 136 since the influenza season began. Hospitalizations due to the flu continue to decline in the …

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    15 Feb 13
  • JohnHunt

    A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of 17 of the people whose private information was apparently illegally accessed by former Department of Natural Resources employee John Hunt. Those involved in the lawsuit include Minnesota …

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    15 Feb 13
  • Drone

    A trio of Republican state senators is pushing to bar law enforcement agencies from using remotely piloted drones in Minnesota for evidence gathering except in rare circumstances. Legislation introduced Thursday would allow people to sue …

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    15 Feb 13
  • Doctor

    A plan adding more than 35,000 people to government-subsidized health insurance rolls in Minnesota is headed to Governor Dayton’s desk. The state Senate voted 45-22 on Thursday to approve the Medicaid expansion. As part of …

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    15 Feb 13