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  • Laws

    A total of 18 new laws go into effect in Minnesota today (WED). The laws were designed to help small businesses, energy companies, the environment, health and human services, public housing, public safety and transportation, …

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    01 Aug 12
  • MarkWetsch1

    The next court hearing for a Minneapolis man allegedly responsible for a string of bank robberies across the state has been delayed while new evidence is brought forward. 50-year-old Mark Wetsch has pleaded not guilty …

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    01 Aug 12
  • Detour

    The Highway 14 detour west of Mankato will be shortened beginning later today (WED). Department of Transportation Project Manager Matthew Rottermond says that Nicollet County Road 77 will no longer be part of the detour …

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    01 Aug 12
  • Crops

    Minnesota has some of the most variable crop conditions in the country, according to the latest report from the state. Where rain has fallen most crops are in very good shape and will likely yield …

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    01 Aug 12
  • Prairie

    acquisition of more than a quarter-million acres of land and the protection of an additional two-million acres through easements and contracts. State officials hope the project will lead to additional clean water resources, carbon sequestration, …

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    01 Aug 12
  • BBB

    The Better Business Bureau issued a warning about a new scam on Tuesday that uses the Better Business Bureau name. Two different versions of the fraudulent email have been received. One claims to be following …

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    01 Aug 12
  • Testing

    Education officials say statewide test results show students in grades 3 through 8 are making gains in reading and math. State Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius says there was a 2-point overall gain in 3rd-grade reading …

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    01 Aug 12
  • Crash2

    A Le Sueur man was hospitalized Monday afternoon after a crash at the intersection of Highways 169 and 99 in the City of St. Peter. Authorities say 34-year-old Blaine Carl Urban was traveling south on …

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    01 Aug 12