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  • Burglars

    Two men from rural Blue Earth County are in custody for their alleged involvement in a burglary in Mankato over the weekend. 30-year-old Adam Joseph Willert and 28-year-old Joshua James Dobie were arrested at their …

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    17 Apr 12
  • Walz1

    Southern Minnesota Democratic Representative Tim Walz has a major financial advantage over his potential opponents for Minnesota’s 1st Congressional District this fall. Campaign reports filed over the weekend show Walz, a third-term congressman, with considerably …

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    17 Apr 12
  • Tornado

    Minnesota was not the only place experiencing severe weather the past few days. Meteorologist Steve Woolenhouse says it was a busy weekend for weather across the Midwest, with a total of 122 tornadoes confirmed across …

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    16 Apr 12
  • PaulTorkelson1

    Lawmakers come back to the State Capitol today (MON) after their Easter and Passover break, with two weeks remaining to the target date Republican leaders set to finish the session. Local Representative Paul Torkelson says …

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    16 Apr 12
  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross Bloodmobile is making stops in Redwood, Nicollet and Brown Counties this week. One pint of donated blood can save up to 3 lives, and every year more than 3.5-million volunteers donate …

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    16 Apr 12
  • PoliceShooting

    A rural Glencoe man is recovering after being shot by a sheriff’s deputy during a drug raid. 58-year-old Harry Lee Ondracek is in custody in the McLeod County Jail facing a 5th-degree controlled substance charge …

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    16 Apr 12
  • More Local Troops Home Tuesday

    A total of 215 Minnesota National Guard soldiers returned home from Kuwait Sunday, including troops from Redwood Falls and Hutchinson. Hundreds more will follow in the weeks to come. For some soldiers, the adjustment to …

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    16 Apr 12
  • Fatal

    A 47-year-old Albert Lea man was the victim of a fatal car crash in Freeborn County over the weekend. The accident happened Saturday night at around 10:30 when a 2008 Cadillac traveling northbound on Highway …

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    16 Apr 12