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  • Fire

    Firefighters had to deal with subzero temperatures Thursday morning as they battled a house fire near Ormsby. Crews from St. James, Odin and Ormsby were called out to the fire at the Giesfeldt residence at …

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    28 Feb 14
  • KennethGay

    A 37-year-old Blue Earth man is facing multiple criminal sexual conduct charges over allegations that he inappropriately touched a 13-year-old girl. The victim told police that she knew Kenneth Gay II when the sexual assault …

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    28 Feb 14
  • Furnace

    A sudden vote has put a bill containing $20-million in emergency heating assistance on its way to Governor Dayton’s desk. The Senate voted 65-0 Thursday to send a revised measure back to the House. The …

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    28 Feb 14
  • Marktplatz Mall

    The City of New Ulm filed a civil matter against the owner of part of the Marktplatz Mall in Brown County Court this week. A Motion For Summary Enforcement was signed by Judge Robert Docherty …

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    28 Feb 14
  • Flu2

    The flu season appears to be winding down in Minnesota, despite the below normal temperatures. The latest update from the Department of Health shows the geographic spread of influenza has gone from “regional” to “local.” …

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    28 Feb 14
  • MNCapitol

    A $500-million package containing middle-income tax cuts and the repeal of some business taxes is zooming through the Minnesota House. Only three days into their session, House Tax Committee members approved the plan Thursday. After …

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    28 Feb 14
  • PamMyhra

    Republican candidate for governor Marty Seifert has picked a suburban state representative as his running mate. Seifert named Burnsville Representative Pam Myhra as his candidate for lieutenant governor Thursday. In searching for a running mate, …

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    28 Feb 14
  • MNsure

    Minnesota’s health insurance exchange has again trimmed enrollment projections while continuing to plan for looming budget problems. MNsure reduced enrollment targets on Wednesday, the second time since January. The projections for commercial insurance enrollment in …

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    28 Feb 14