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  • DanaSchoen

    A rural Starbuck man has pleaded guilty to criminal vehicular operation for a July crash that killed the five-month-old son of Southwest Minnesota State University basketball coach Brad Bigler. Thirty-eight-year-old Dana Schoen admitted he was …

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    06 Dec 12
  • Crash

    A New Ulm man was seriously injured in a car crash Wednesday morning. 38-year-old Gregg Asmus was driving a 1995 Olds 88 southbound on North Payne Street in New Ulm when the vehicle collided with …

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    06 Dec 12
  • BrianHester

    A Redwood Falls man accused of leading authorities on a high-speed car chase for nearly 40 miles made his first appearance in court Wednesday. Authorities are saying that 46-year-old Brian Noel Hester tried to kill …

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    06 Dec 12
  • ReinaGandarilla

    The woman accused of kidnapping her own children from a foster home in Pemberton last week remains in custody in Blue Earth County, and her bail has been set at $40,000. A nationwide arrest warrant …

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    06 Dec 12
  • EPulltabs

    Along with a more-than billion-dollar budget deficit, the latest budget forecast for Minnesota also predicts that electronic pulltabs partially funding a new Vikings stadium won’t raise as much money as expected over the next five …

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    06 Dec 12
  • Beyond the Yellow Ribbon

    Renville County will be officially named a “Yellow Ribbon Community” this week during a special ceremony featuring Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton. Yellow Ribbon communities are dedicated to supporting service members, military families and veterans through …

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    06 Dec 12
  • Dollars

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board is holding a Truth In Taxation hearing this (THU) evening, and members of the public will have an opportunity to comment. In September the school board approved the …

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    06 Dec 12
  • TomDecker

    Flags are flying at half-staff in Minnesota today (WED) in honor of Cold Spring Police Officer Tom Decker, and around 2,000 law enforcement officers from around the country are expected to attend the funeral services …

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    05 Dec 12