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  • Gas leak leaves hundreds without service

    CenterPoint Energy says there are still a few hundred customers in western Minnesota without natural gas after a pipeline break Friday afternoon. CenterPoint’s Rebecca Virden says over 100 workers came to Morris, Hancock and Benson …

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    27 Sep 11
  • Fire

    A garage was destroyed by fire in Mankato early Monday morning. Firefighters responded to a full engulfed detached garage on the 1900 block of Third Avenue around 3:17 Monday morning. The fire was put out …

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    27 Sep 11
  • BavarianBlast

    A pre-Oktoberfest concert and also a fundraiser for Bavarian Blast will be Tuesday night at the Holiday Inn in New Ulm. The highlight of the evening will be the return of the Alex Meixner Band, …

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    26 Sep 11
  • Munt not insane

    The second phase of Joel Munt’s murder trial was to determine if Munt was insane last March when he rammed his car into Svetlana Munt’s vehicle and then shot her in front of the couple’s …

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    26 Sep 11
  • Fatal Dakota County pedestrian accident

    A pedestrian was killed on Highway 50 west of Goodwin in Dakota County this (Monday) morning. The state patrol says 76-year-old Alonza Raway of Hampton was killed when she walked into the path of a …

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    26 Sep 11
  • Hutchinson Extension Office to Close

    The University of Minnesota Extension Service will be closing its regional offices in Hutchinson and Fergus Falls at the end of the year. An 11-and-a-half percent reduction in state funding in the last biennium is …

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    26 Sep 11
  • Blue Earth Police Debate

    The Blue Earth City Council meeting on October third could finally decide the future of the city’s law enforcement. The council instructed city administrator Kathy Bailey to produce a job description and pay scale for …

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    26 Sep 11
  • CarCrash2

    A man was taken into custody following a crash Friday night in Mankato. According to Mankato authorities, 24-year-old James Laughter of North Mankato was driving northbound on North 6th Street when he ran the stop …

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    26 Sep 11