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  • SwampFire

    Firefighters battled what’s being called a “massive” grassfire in Waseca County over the weekend. The fire was reported at around 3 o’clock Saturday afternoon near Buffalo Lake in Waseca County, just southwest of Janesville. Investigators …

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    12 Nov 12
  • Detours

    Detours will be going up on Highway 4 in Renville County this week as crews begin culvert and tile replacement in two locations. The work begins on Tuesday. The northern location is two miles north …

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    12 Nov 12
  • SibleyCounty

    The search for an administrator for Sibley County is expected to shift into gear this week with interviews for the all-new position getting underway. Sibley County is one of the few counties in the state …

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    12 Nov 12
  • GOP

    Minnesota House Republicans have picked Representative Kurt Daudt as their new minority leader. The 39-year-old was chosen Saturday during a five-hour caucus meeting. His selection comes a day after Republicans in the state Senate picked …

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    12 Nov 12
  • FatalCrash

    A St. James man was killed Thursday afternoon when his semi-truck hit a tractor north of Lakefield. 44-year-old Joseph Oliver was driving a Freightliner semi pulling a fully loaded anhydrous ammonia tanker trailer on Highway …

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    09 Nov 12
  • HuntingAccident

    A hunter was found dead in a tree stand in Waseca County Thursday afternoon. The victim’s wife apparently became concerned when he didn’t return home from a morning hunt, and contacted authorities at around 2:30pm. …

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    09 Nov 12
  • CriminalSex

    A 57-year-old Sleepy Eye woman accused of having sex multiple times with a 19-year-old relative has been sentenced to 15 years of probation for the crime. Alise Joan Wagoner had been charged with felony incest …

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    09 Nov 12
  • ChildAbuse1

    Officials are asking a judge to terminate the parental rights of a rural North Mankato couple accused of starving one of their four children. In documents filed this week, Nicollet County social services officials say …

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    09 Nov 12