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  • CreditCardFraud2

    A total of 4 people were charged with financial transaction card fraud in Blue Earth County Court this week. The felony charges were filed on Thursday against Michelle Reichel of St. Peter, Cody Ness of …

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    30 Jun 12
  • FatalCrash

    Authorities released the identity on Friday of the person killed in a crash with a semi-truck near the City of Cottonwood Monday night. 21-year-old Alan Maag of Cottonwood was driving a Buick LeSabre on Lyon …

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    30 Jun 12
  • Train

    A Nicollet man was hospitalized Wednesday morning after his car was hit by a train in the City of Lake Crystal. The incident happened at just before 9:30am at the railroad crossing near Highway 60 …

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    29 Jun 12
  • Exports1

    Minnesota exports set another record in the first quarter of 2012, the sixth straight quarterly export record. The Minnesota Trade Office’s Katie Clark says that Minnesota exported a record $4.9-billion worth of products, a record …

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    29 Jun 12
  • GasPumps1

    The cost of gasoline continues to drop in Minnesota. The statewide average for regular unleaded is now hovering at around $3.44 a gallon, still above the national average, but 17-cents less than it was last …

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    29 Jun 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday approved a budget for next school year. District 88′s overall revenues for 2012-2013 total $22.7-million, while overall expenditures are projected to be $23.1-million. The result of …

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    29 Jun 12
  • DrunkDriving

    Increased DWI patrols are slated for this weekend. It’s been one-year since enhanced impaired driving sanctions became effective in Minnesota, which includes the use of ignition interlock. Repeat DWI offenders as well as first-time offenders …

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    29 Jun 12
  • ThomasLindstrom

    A St. Paul man faces felony burglary charges in Brown County Court after allegedly breaking into the Sleepy Eye Servicemen’s Club over the weekend. Sleepy Eye police were on patrol at around 2:30am Saturday when …

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    29 Jun 12